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Another Gaff Rig Sandlighter
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Poster elbert Offline
Posted 10/10/07 10:18 AM
Rum Punch
The famous ‘Rum Punch’ is a Gaff Rig Sandlighter. A basic, fundamental, most ancient design in working sail boats.
George took a different path with his Sandlighter. He hauls tourist.
And here he is passing the time while they snorkel Mexico Rocks.
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#252427 - 10/10/07 10:21 AM Re: Another Gaff Rig Sandlighter [Re: elbert]
elbert Offline
I took this on the way home yesterday.
George is relaxing, you will notice if you zoom in.
3000 years ago in Egypt on the Nile they where called Feluccas.
exactly the same design and for much the same purpose

#252506 - 10/10/07 05:40 PM Re: Another Gaff Rig Sandlighter [Re: elbert]
buzzbean Offline
Hey elbert, they took tourists snorkeling 3000 years ago in Egypt? smile

#252507 - 10/10/07 05:59 PM Re: Another Gaff Rig Sandlighter [Re: buzzbean]
SP Daily Offline
Only the royal families.

#252518 - 10/10/07 11:53 PM Re: Another Gaff Rig Sandlighter [Re: SP Daily]
Marty Offline
great pic elbert!!!!

#252563 - 10/11/07 12:18 PM Re: Another Gaff Rig Sandlighter [Re: Marty]
elbert Offline
My postings are hit and run for October. I'm away from my computer and don't get to rebuttal right away.
glad you guys like the photo.
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