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Old 12-18-2015, 03:18 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by djmarchand View Post
It is an interesting article. But it gives the impression that all you need for a safe Atlantic crossing is the proper electronics. There is much, much more to it.

How about a safe fuel venting system that won't get sea water down it, windows that won't cave in as green water hits them, floor boards that won't pop up when the boat lists over in a storm. And last and most important, seamanship.

David
Yes, all true.

But it's the mark of a good writer who can keep the story focused.

That's my biggest challenge in writing for the blog, my tendency to include too much.
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