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Old 13 May 2005, 10:57   #31
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Nice idea Tim. Be good to revisit the Advanced training! We've done a certain amount of night passages but there's nothing like lots of practice.
Especially as the bloomin lights never look like they do in the nice pictures.

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You talking about those yellow flashing lights you saw off Scotland when you whizzed around Ireland
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Old 14 May 2005, 03:02   #32
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You talking about those yellow flashing lights
And then some

Lots of extra variables out there make it difficult!
And as for spotting a lobster pot in pitch black in a F8/heaving seas? ...not a chance

(Anyway I now think that yellow light was JW trying to be first at the Scottish Boat Jumble )

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Old 14 May 2005, 04:08   #33
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wouldnt mind enjoying you for the fishing! I really want to start sea fishing this year... have done a little in the past, but mainly freshwater... now I have a decent enough boat, I want to get out there an catch something I can eat
Havn't had too much time for fishing this year but what you want is to have a telescopic rod and some lures and feathers aboard for those spur-of-the-moment trips.
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