OOOH ! ! ! Bugger

OOOH ! ! !  Bugger

How can you do your pre-trip maintenance to prevent this. How do you know when the welding is going to let go. This happened on the 15th July 2008, 19km's north of Port Hedland.

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FARROOK, that sucks man,

Thu, 2008-07-24 10:15

FARROOK, that sucks man, looks like a northern locale :-(
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bugger me!    

Thu, 2008-07-24 10:33

bugger me!



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Thu, 2008-07-24 11:44

How did it get out? Tilt tray, crane? (worst nightmare)Yell

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Thu, 2008-07-24 11:44

That's some serious tidal movement!

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wonder why he decided to try

Thu, 2008-07-24 13:06

wonder why he decided to try and launch in the drain..... doesnt look very fishy.... lol

that would have ruined the holiday


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Winch post

Thu, 2008-07-24 16:05

The winch post let go !!! check the other photos, sorry I could not upload all the photos in one go as the file was to big.

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that is devistating that is

Thu, 2008-07-24 17:09

that is devistating that is one of coralines show boats magnificent boat . think you might find the boat was not tied down properly there for rocking and snapping the winch post . not 100% sure but is the only answer i can find


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It would of took a while to post them up

Thu, 2008-07-24 23:34

let the pain go away first

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 At least he put the anchor

Mon, 2012-11-05 21:08

 At least he put the anchor out to stop it from drifting...