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Old 08 January 2004, 11:45   #161
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Good job the spectators weren't very near. Have a close look @ the bow and the faces of the specators!!

No kidding
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Old 08 January 2004, 11:51   #162
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I am posting this again so you can see the after and before. This where the RIB goes streight on the man with the blue shorts. The blonde with the child shy away

The photo above shows the RIB ON TOP of the man with the blue shorts (serves him right he is a smoker LOLOL ). The blond with the child are standing up now,
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Old 08 January 2004, 11:56   #163
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and the two photos together
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Old 08 January 2004, 11:57   #164
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Imagine what the Yanks would make of that practice, what with their "I'll sue your arse off" attitude!
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Old 08 January 2004, 12:01   #165
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Old 08 January 2004, 12:48   #166
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TRANSAGULHAS 2002-2003

If any one is interested to see more photos of RIBs and ZAP CATS that took place in the Transagulhas Challenge race link to this web site
COOL TRANSAGULHAS SITE BY XMARINE!!

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Old 08 January 2004, 14:12   #167
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They must have a bloody thick bottom on em if that's their normal way of recovering, ie, driving em up a 100 foot long sheet of sand paper!
Hey JF, maybe that's how you do longitudinal sanding!


They're nuts.
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...agreed
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to be fair to manos, if they can do that to them repeatedly then they cant be too badly built.
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Old 08 January 2004, 14:29   #170
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and the two photos together
The boat seems to be in exactly the same position on each photo.
Shadows are in the same place and the rope/tape is in the same point along the hull.

Is it time for me to get spec's?
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