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About paps49

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  1. paps49

    Sydney To Hobart 2018

    You're probably right Leka but I have to ask...why?
  2. paps49

    Station sponsor!

    Another one, very sad. Unfortunately good or visionary boat builders are by nature often not great businessmen. Our heritage is littered with them unfortunately, the ones who did best were often family businesses. Not too different to what's happening around us really, mass production for the masses, getting better stuff for the mobile and bespoke for the bespoken.
  3. Both bloody nice boats, horses for courses or best example in which ever parts you inhabit.
  4. On a side note Jack do you know what happened to Morna? Last I saw of her was a sad sight on a Squadron mooring 15 or so years ago. 7 Hobart wins wasn't it?
  5. paps49

    Craigslist - Not mocking

    Sure does for the right person.
  6. paps49

    Craigslist - Not mocking

    But you could think of no way they would be useful? Me too.
  7. paps49

    Craigslist - Not mocking

    That might be an OK project, maybe the stoner just needs to leave town, like soon man.
  8. paps49

    Craigslist - Not mocking

    Running forestays, obviously " ;-)
  9. paps49

    Craigslist - Not mocking

    Wow, I only cleared out the old links about this a month ago. Sounds like same Canadian owners with a polish up by the broker maybe. Lots more interior pics and no underwater stuff. Bloody interesting boat.
  10. paps49

    VOR Leg 11 Gothenburg to The Hague

    Thanks Shang, probably lost in translation.
  11. paps49

    VOR Leg 11 Gothenburg to The Hague

    Yes, interesting comment that one. Many thanks for your work JBC, that's my withdrawal plan. Now THAT would be a ballsy move.........not recommended unless plasterer.. As above, interesting.
  12. paps49

    VOR Leg 11 Gothenburg to The Hague

    I spotted that also, are they allowed live weather information??
  13. paps49

    VOR Leg 11 Gothenburg to The Hague

    Wow!!!! I'll catch up on the comments tonight but just WOW! Congrats to Dong Feng, you proved me wrong....again. Great race by all and great banter in here. What am I going to do now??
  14. paps49

    VOR Leg 11 Gothenburg to The Hague

    Amazing race, I have an early start, may the best Dutch team win.
  15. paps49

    VOR Leg 11 Gothenburg to The Hague

    Put Burling on the helm with a bag of wizz and let him go.