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Post Options Post Options   Quote Neal_g Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 25 Oct 07 at 1:09pm

or it could just be the problem with gps all together the amercians made and own it

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Post Options Post Options   Quote getafix Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 25 Oct 07 at 2:39pm
Originally posted by Neal_g

or it could just be the problem with gps all together the amercians made and own it



so US albi's go quicker?  perhaps it works in skiffs too???, was wandering how that howie hamlin goes so darn fast ....
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Post Options Post Options   Quote IanW Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 25 Oct 07 at 4:49pm
I think it was a british Albacore not a yank
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Post Options Post Options   Quote timnoyce Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 25 Oct 07 at 4:53pm
I think the point he was making is that the whole Global Positioning System is American... not that the Albacore Turbo in question was American.
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My next cherub is going to be a scaled Albacore
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Hmmm...I just dont buy it. A 109kg hull with 11 meters of sail area, It just dosn't add up!
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Post Options Post Options   Quote ratface Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 25 Oct 07 at 7:04pm
well clearly the GPS couldnt count it either
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I'm definatly not convinced
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Post Options Post Options   Quote DiscoBall Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 25 Oct 07 at 8:25pm
Originally posted by Ross

Hmmm...I just dont buy it. A 109kg hull with 11 meters of sail area, It just dosn't add up!


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