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Old 21-01-2011, 09:30   #1
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Howdy, Folks . . . from Savannah, GA !

Howdy folks, its good to be here. I am new to the forums, I currently have a Powerboat(Don't hurt me) but my heart is in sailing. If anyone needs a crew mate going up, down the ICW or Offshore and your in the Savannah, Ga area please look me up.


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Old 21-01-2011, 17:07   #2
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Howdy Somedaysomeway. I used to go out in my friend's powerboats before I bought a sailboat. I love the quietness of sail though getting places is so much more complicated and slow. Can't just drive straight to it. On the other hand, I have paddled a kayak for years on coastal outings and compared to that, I love all the extra space on the sailing boat and the fact that the bow wave doesn't come from muscle power.

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Old 28-01-2011, 11:37   #3
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Aloha and welcome aboard!
Good to have you here. When the wind dies I become a powerboater.
kind regards,
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Old 28-01-2011, 13:33   #4
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G'Day Paul,
Welcome. I've just become a power boater and believe me, sailors will still talk to you!
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Welcome to the other side. I sold my power boat about 2 years ago and now I know why us blow boats don't like a stink potter to blow past us with a large wake....... The drink spillage is much larger on a blow boat.
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Old 29-01-2011, 23:34   #6
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Welcome aboard. I agree, sailing is more relaxing - but if you have to get to B quickly, there's no comparison, you need a powerboat!


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