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 Post subject: New 'retired' skiff!
PostPosted: 04 Jul 2016, 20:57 
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What better way to retire an old boat than to put it out on the lawn - at the boatclub - for the kids to play in. Even has a color depthfinder and color GPS (where the screens were 'painted' on by a talented parent). Also has VHF and Morse controls. Kinda neat, huh :?: :!: :?: ?

Somehow ... I expect to see it floating downriver :shock: for some reason ...


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 Post subject: New 'retired' skiff!
PostPosted: 04 Jul 2016, 21:09 
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Great idea. Probably thousands of old boats that would do some good in every playground in the nation.

Might teach the kids that there are pursuits other than keyboard games.

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 Post subject: New 'retired' skiff!
PostPosted: 04 Jul 2016, 21:21 

Joined: 06 May 2015, 17:50
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Location: West Virginia
I know a guy who has 2 fiberglass boats in his yard. Buried almost to the gunnels , full of dirt and flowers. Looks pretty good in his yard.


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 Post subject: New 'retired' skiff!
PostPosted: 05 Jul 2016, 15:21 
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Excellent use of a retired boat.....:)


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