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Old 12-02-2011, 00:57   #1
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Thank You for a Great Forum

I have been "ghosting" around this forum for a while now and have picked up some extremely useful information and thought it was time to join and say thankyou.
To introduce myself I work for a Marina on the South Coast of New South Wales, Australia, pulling boats up on the slipway three days a week.
I love my job and feel priveledged to be able to do it.
On the "Other" days of the week I skipper a 43 Mariner Fly bridge and other "assorted" small boats for day trips as well as doing some coastal deliveries.
I know some of you may think that after having a big beautiful sail to look up to, that I have gone over to the "Dark side" but I am enjoying the turn key experience especially since I dont have to pay the diesel bills.

If you are anchored at a peaceful mooring enjoying a drink at the end of the day and you see a "Gin joint" cruising towards you, I will be the one who goes past at idle with no wake because I have been on the other end of the scenario.

Hope to be able to contribute to a forum that I have enjoyed for a few months.
Regards. Shiner

PS I would still rather deliver a "Sail" boat
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Old 12-02-2011, 03:05   #2
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You're welcome. But believe me, I could not have done it alone.

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Old 12-02-2011, 05:45   #3
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Hi Shiner.... Welcome To CF.... sounds like a nice life mate, reminds me of my time in the 80's when I was doing the same outa Poole... ahh the good old days...
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Greetings and welcome aboard the CF, Shiner.
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Thanks for the no wake.
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