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Old 29-09-2008, 11:09   #76
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Old 29-09-2008, 12:41   #77
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Main thing I like about monos is that there doesn't seem to be any stupid threads about weight with monos.
They just have a wait problem.
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Old 29-09-2008, 13:14   #78
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TOO damned funny, and this is not the picture of a sailing vessel. So someone please advise me as to what it is.
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Old 29-09-2008, 13:16   #79
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monohulls? they look more like boats and sail more like sail boats. if i needed to go faster than everybody else then i would have a powerboat .. but I don't.
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Old 29-09-2008, 13:38   #80
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TOO damned funny, and this is not the picture of a sailing vessel. So someone please advise me as to what it is.
That's a real pretty sailboat. As far as these unimaraners go, slowly, you can take 'em to water but can't stop 'em from sinking.
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Old 29-09-2008, 14:21   #81
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However - In the history of saililng vessels there have been some absolutely beautiful shapes and sail plans. I haven't seen a cat yet that compares in beauty to the most beautiful mono's...

Looks aren't everything

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Old 29-09-2008, 14:41   #82
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Main thing I like about monos is that there doesn't seem to be any stupid threads about weight with monos.
Is that really the best thing about them?
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Old 29-09-2008, 14:44   #83
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Main thing I like about monos is that there doesn't seem to be any stupid threads about weight with monos.
Well if I had 5000 extra pounds around my waist, I would not bring up the subject either.
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Old 29-09-2008, 14:45   #84
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This is brilliant. I've had a great laugh at some of these. What No. are we upto? maybe it needs to be 201 reasons.
106: Only mono's can be properly built in ferrocement.
Of course its brilliant - like most prejudice it directly reinforces and supports pre-existing bias or beliefs. - And only monos SHOULD be built in floating footpath material.
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106: Only mono's can be properly built in ferrocement
To be fair, some Multis do look like they were designed to be made out of ferrocement, and as they say - immitation is the sincerest form of flattery.
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Wow. I kind of missed this one - thanks for the laughs, everyone.

Did the cat charter thing once. NEVER again...
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Speaking of which:

When chartering, a mono is about 2/3 the price of a cat!
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Old 29-09-2008, 17:23   #88
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WILDGOOSE,

LIGHTEN UP. Maybe you haven't noticed, but this is NOT a serious discussion.

As somebody who has plenty of time on both monos and cats, I am one of the few people who think they each have their advantages. I own a mono, and will not likely change unless I win the lottery.
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1236…. Owner’s of Monohulls have been able to teach their women that it is ok to lean over….. Multis deny that this will ever happen and are at a loss....when it does!

You can take this any way you like....

.....of course that means ..."Multis can do it standing up" so I guess this ones a tie...Lol
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Mono sailors can have a tongue in cheek tread about why Mono’s are better and not become unglued when not everyone agrees with them!
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