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Old 29-01-2011, 20:54   #16
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The tonnage spec'd in documentation certificates is not weight. It is an odd ball measure of volume. For a cruising boat you basically ignore that number.

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so when I say my boat has more storage space, its because she has more volume?
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Damn..... and there was I thinking it was something simple like Main and No;1 jib being the quoted sail area for 'new boats'..... Genoa's were not in the spec....
Goes to show how long since I went to a boat show...
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