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Old 02-25-2018, 12:51 AM   #1
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Too funny! (the joys of modern boat tech)

This is funny!

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Old 02-25-2018, 09:40 AM   #2
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What could possibly go wrong???
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Old 02-25-2018, 09:54 AM   #3
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Greetings,
Also interesting to observe M&P's view of PFD usage particularly regarding children and their potentially dangerous position on the open aft end of a moving vessel...Not a company I'd care to do business with.
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Old 02-25-2018, 10:05 AM   #4
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That's great, the kid's seems unflappable!
My daughter was 9 and used to bring Volunteer ( 50' x 66000 lbs single screw with too small of bow thruster ) into the marina.. she rarely stuck the landing but typically got very close.

That kids a yacht skipper in the making.

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Old 02-25-2018, 11:59 AM   #5
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I have three impressions, in no particular order:
- The sales person is much better than I at providing instruction.
- I would love having that type of joystick control in a aft cockpit station.
- I agree with RT. In WA state it would be illegal for a child to not be wearing a PFD in that situation. Beyond illegal, it is irresponsible.
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Old 02-25-2018, 12:02 PM   #6
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So that is what folks in the most expensive commercial marina in Vancouver do in their spare time. Luckily my boat is moored elsewhere.
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Old 02-25-2018, 01:10 PM   #7
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Guess my response would be, "You want $1.8M for that?"

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