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Old 05-09-2010, 08:48   #16
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Aloha and welcome aboard,
Good to have you here and the forum is always open to questions except, "What's the best anchor?" and "Monohull or Catamaran?" or "What's the best boat for me?"
Look at some of the links behind my signature line and the book
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Thanks John, Book ordered along with others, in the vioce of Roy scheinder "we're gonna need a bigger bookshelf". also a wealth of info behind your sig, cheers! I won't be asking about anchors (my uneducated theory is the biggest and best you can fit). As for cat v mono seems like the iphone v<insert telecommunications device> a pointless circular argument, I like em both any-ways

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And of course - Pull back real far and the houses get big again, real, real quick.
Aint that the truth, whether she's the guts to take you over the top or just shudder stall n drop a wing tip, same result altitude was my friend.

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When I took a glider lesson some 45 years ago, the instructor seemed impressed, asking if I'd flown a glider before. No, but I'd done some sailing. So, it seems there is a lot of cross-over between flying and sailing, particularly in regards to "seat-of-the-pants" and tiller/stick sensations.
I had a similar thing, my instructor just wouldn't believe it was my first time, only thing I can think is that it was due to many hours on simulators.

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The rest is getting out there and get the experience
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$1,000 = 1 boat buck = 1 plane buck
Undoubtedly so, but imagine the size of plane id need to carry my home around.

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You are way ahead of me - I don't even know what a pedalo is
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That has to be a joke, hard to tell with text

Once again folks thanks for the warm reception and advice

Kind regards and fair winds
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Old 05-09-2010, 17:21   #17
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That has to be a joke, hard to tell with text

Once again folks thanks for the warm reception and advice

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Re: Pedalo. No I wasn't joking. Didn't know what it was.

We colonists would call it a "paddle boat"

Go figure...


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Re: Pedalo. No I wasn't joking. Didn't know what it was.

We colonists would call it a "paddle boat"

Go figure...


Oops really need to loose my blinkered UK syntax, yep that's what I meant, "paddle boat" makes more sense anyway

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