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Old 27 January 2012, 17:16   #11
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Hijack - this is what I call an ooops (scroll down a bit)
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Old 27 January 2012, 18:47   #12
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Old 27 January 2012, 18:48   #13
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interesting that it doesn't seem like a particularly high wave either.
beam on to a breaking sea
there is a lesson there !
As a rule of thumb if you are hit broad sides by a breaking wave higher than the beam of your boat it will turn you turtle.
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Old 27 January 2012, 21:32   #14
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Is that scottish for putting your trousers on in a hurry?
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Old 28 January 2012, 04:16   #15
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Do you mean brakes?

Isn't it some thing like a wave half the beam of the boat can capsize you when laid beam to sea.
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