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Old 27-01-2009, 06:35   #16
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I do, however plan to go to sea tomorrow pulling my dinghy. Down to Little River Inlet. The wind is suppose to be light though so I expect it to be an easy 30 mile ride.

To pull my dinghy up and stow on the foredeck is a real PITA but if I knew I was heading into something as rough as the river was, I'd suck it up and do it.
And you are leaving the motor the dink. Right?
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Old 28-01-2009, 16:54   #17
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And you are leaving the motor the dink. Right?
Nope. My motors stay attached to my body. I made the trip yesterday and as expected it was very calm. I only sailed for about an hour and the wind went flat. I did bring my oars out of the dinghy before I left, just in case.
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Old 28-01-2009, 17:25   #18
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I like the way the motor makes the stern squat and throw out the big wake when towing the dink! It's pretty!
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