SG15, Canberra march 2020. SPLASHED!

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SG15, Canberra march 2020. SPLASHED!

Post by Typhoon » Mon Mar 09, 2020 9:34 pm

Finally got around to launching the Scilly gig. Everything went perfectly, rooftop carrying rig excellent, wheels easy to use.
Very, very happy with how she rows- I haven't rowed in around 15 years, and she just wants to move.
You can see why I went with something a little larger than a recreational shell, I'm a decent sized guy. Need to move the oarlocks back, but not too far, just a little choked up on the handles at the moment.
A short video:
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Re: SG15, Canberra march 2020. SPLASHED!

Post by OrangeQuest » Tue Mar 10, 2020 5:48 am

Nice looking boat!
"that it isn't just an ordinary sort of boat. Sometimes it's a Boat, and sometimes it's more of an Accident. It all depends." "Depends on what?" "On whether I'm on the top of it or underneath it."
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Re: SG15, Canberra march 2020. SPLASHED!

Post by cape man » Tue Mar 10, 2020 6:37 am

Beautiful!
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Post by Eric1 » Tue Mar 10, 2020 7:22 am

Congratulations! Beautiful color. 8)

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Post by Jeff » Tue Mar 10, 2020 8:06 am

Congratulations on the splash Typhoon!!! Beautiful boat as well!!! Jeff

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Re: SG15, Canberra march 2020. SPLASHED!

Post by Rtorres2411 » Fri Mar 13, 2020 11:45 am

Really nice looking boat, you did a great job.

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