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Don’t Do What I Did

Don’t Do What I Did

April 5, 2017 by · Leave a Comment 

In my experience, there’s nothing more frustrating than having something go wrong that causes you to lose control of your vessel while underway. Running aground, engine failure, mechanical issues, or simply running out of fuel makes it impossible to continue or return to port. You’re stuck, but it’s more than an irritation. When you’re out […]

Don’t Do What I Did!

Don’t Do What I Did!

May 1, 2016 by · Leave a Comment 

After boating for three decades, you figure I would have seen and done everything imaginable. Yet that assumption proved wrong one day in December, 2004, while I was out on my 27-foot Shamrock, Striper Viper. The day already had some early issues such as hitting ground and calling for a tow to pull me free […]