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Old 19-10-2012, 09:00   #31
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Re: You Might Have a Project Boat If...

When you have on board at least twelve different types of power tools that are worth thousands of dollars.
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Old 19-10-2012, 09:17   #32
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If you have a boat, you probably have a project boat. Are they ever really "done?"
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You've just hit something very solid.

or

something very solid has just hit you.
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Old 19-10-2012, 09:18   #34
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Re: You Might Have a Project Boat If...

On the up side... Working on your project boat in different locations is called cruising...
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Old 19-10-2012, 09:26   #35
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Re: You Might Have a Project Boat If...

it says formosa on it somewhere...

hay i can say it--i have one..LOL
sailorchic--you are so correct...and there is a fine line between emergency repairs and maintenance repairs.....that fine line is called---ocean. if it will break, it will out there..lol
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Old 19-10-2012, 09:33   #36
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These are all so true. I am depressed now........
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Old 19-10-2012, 09:39   #37
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dont be depressed--keep dealing with it and get out of town, like i did--it is so much easier to fix while underway and not in a comfy nesting area.
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Old 19-10-2012, 10:31   #38
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I have lost my mizzen mast in the weeds behind the house.
If the mizzen mast is up and lost in the weeds, that is a very long boat project.
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when the West Marine employee's ask you where something is in there store.
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The lines tying your boat the dock are keeping it afloat.

You've never changed oil on your donk because it hasn't run in three years.
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Every time you drop something it ends up in the bilge.
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(For trailerable boat)

It's been sitting on the trailer the entire time you've owned it.

Yeah, that's me
Getting closer to getting it in the water.
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It's been sitting on the trailer the entire time you've owned it.

Yeah, that's me
Getting closer to getting it in the water.
- You're "ready" to launch but the trailer needs an overhaul...
- You've willed your house to your son on the proviso he finishes the boat
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You and your wife update your wills and your wife starts asking about Viking funeral ceremonies.
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You have had your boat on the hard longer than you have been married to your two wives and you are thinking about a third!
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