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Old 22 August 2011, 14:49   #21
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Originally Posted by 1978SeaRider View Post
Thats awesome !! I like to sit on my decking looking at the "classic launch fails" most weekends on our beach.... although 9 times out of 10 I go and resuce them on my tractor
why not rig a rope to a motor at the top of the beach...
controls on your decking and a bucket for the money
they pay / you press button / you carry on drinking your G&T

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Old 22 August 2011, 16:40   #22
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If they were really in a jam and the tide was on the in, surely they would've unhitched the trailer and made for shore?

Lash a rope to the trailer, before leaving, wait for it to float and then haul it closer from the relative safety of the beach?

Or maybe I'm being a bit fik?...
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