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SOS Electronic Flares – Here at Last – Flares That Do Not Expire – Flares That Last For Hours

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Oh my goodness!! At last there is a flare that does not expire, that lasts for hours, and flashes an SOS signal; while up in the air, or floating in the water!  What am I talking about?  The new Weems and Plath SOS Electronic Flare.  I no longer need to purchase expensive flares that expire and go out quickly when …

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A NEW BOOK!

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I am writing a book!  This is to sooth my spirit and to have for Jamie and Andi a lasting memory of Andy and Sammy, and all the glorious times we had as a family sailing together. All my log books, Sammy’s diaries, and the adorable letters between Jamie and Sammy and their long distance teachers along with us on …

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Cool Products No One Knows About

How many wonderful products do you have aboard your own boat?  I have so many that I have been using for many years, and many miles, and a lot of these products are unknown to many who are out there cruising.  Look at this list below, and see how many items you know and use constantly.  If you don’t know …

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52 Years Ago Today, March 21,1965, Andy Wall, Des Kearns, and Ken Mills Departed Pittwater, Australia on CARRONADE

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Andy, Des, and Ken departed from Pittwater, near Sydney, Australia, on a passage of ultimate adventure! Little 30 foot timber, CARRONADE, would take them across the vast Pacific. Three young men who didn’t even know how to navigate but with a will, a spirit of adventure, and blue water flowing through their veins,  they headed out across the wild blue …

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Steve Dashew’s FPB-78 Recently Launched and Underway from New Zealand to Fiji

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Take a look at  the interior of the FPB-78, Functional Power Boat, recently launched at Circa Marine and Industrial in Whangarei, New Zealand.  Steve Dashew has done it again; designed and built a new type of luxurious and functional power boat for high latitude cruising. These owner operated power boats are as seaworthy as you can get.  Steve, and his wife …

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