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Old 01-13-2014, 05:33 PM   #77
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Originally Posted by WesK View Post
There was a time when sailboaters hung a kerosene lantern from the mast for an anchor light..... just a standard, off the shelf one.
Did that many years ago, on a little Santana 22 after a 20 mile offshore transit under kite. Hoisted it on the headsail halyard, with a line attached below to the forestay. Stayed lit all night, no one hit us. Secluded bay though.
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