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Old 02-12-2013, 11:18 AM   #28
BobH
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Originally Posted by manyboats View Post
Ron,

The expression "tranny" is hot rod slang and has no maritime implications. I consider those who use the word tranny as only loosely connected (if at all) to marine mechanics.
So sorry to have offended. I guess I'll just have to crawl back under my rock and stick to car forums. And here I've been trying so hard to fit in saying port and starboard instead of left and right, or is it right and left. I guess you can't turn an old gearhead into a proper boater.

Bob
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