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By Earl R. Hinz

Few people can or perhaps are looking to relate to the drama of truth and fiction noticeable within the ideal hurricane, but the coastal and offshore waters within which we do our leisure boating usually serve up storms of a value that may make a believer out of the hardiest skipper. Even a less than excellent typhoon could be a not easy workout most sensible dealt with with useful survival seamanship abilities mixed with a latest drag device.

Boating literature is replete with incidents in which sailors are without warning installed a survival scenario whereas pursuing their leisure adventures and lots of are discovered short of in survival talents. with out these talents and never having a drag gadget on board whilst the chips are down, they locate few survival strategies left except prayer. for those who cross offshore be a bit pessimistic and view drag units prior to you permit the dock--for afterwards could be too overdue. keep away from changing into a typhoon statistic just like the ANDREA GAIL.

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