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    MDR Launch Ramp lot being usurped

    FROM: Marina Drive-In Movie Summer Series Underway Gather with your family and friends to watch movies by the sea in Marina del Rey. Marina Drive-In Movie Nights, located at 13477 Fiji Way in Parking Lot #2, is presented...
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    50+ years ago it was common practice on Venice pier to use a large grapnel to land bat rays and...

    50+ years ago it was common practice on Venice pier to use a large grapnel to land bat rays and it was custom to carve a "V" for Venice in one of the wings. I saw many bat rays with V scars caught off that pier.
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    AQMD Nuts. What’s Next !

    Reel Hip is correct in that the last time this happened almost every boat that was affected was provided with a new engine. Reel Hip stated that 80% of the cost was covered but I know a couple of boats that got 100% covered. SAC is once again using a tactic they have previously used, trying to...
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    thresher boats are dangerous

    About 25 years ago I was interested in a Baja Bayrunner 20. I visited the factory in Clovis, California. I did not buy one.
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    Prop size for 19' Baja Bayrunner with Honda 90 ?

    I would start with a 13.25 X 15 - 3 blade.
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    Kicker height

    It does not mater as long as the prop stays in the water when using it and that you can get it out of the water when running with the main.
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    Cell Phone 5G could impact your GPS

    From what I have read is that 5G only transmits short distances which is the reason that it needs cell sites every couple of blocks. Based on the above, I don't think our So Cal waters will be affected much. I do see a problem for the East coast ICW.
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    Captain charged with Manslaughter

    If it can be shown that the owners knew or should have known that the captain was acting in a way that was likely to cause death or injury then the owners could be found to be criminally negligent.
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    Captain charged with Manslaughter

    Not true.
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    Captain charged with Manslaughter

    Not over yet. They may still be charged.
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    Davies launch trailer stolen

    Can you provide a URL for the lo pro gps pucks. Thanks
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    Marine surveyor recommendation

    Why not ask the insurer for a recommendation. That is what I did (BoatUS) and they sent me a list.
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    1974 homemade boat

    When I built the Done Deal, all penetration's were drilled oversize, coated with neat epoxy and then filled with thickened epoxy. When cured the final sized hole was drilled through solid cured epoxy.
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    1974 homemade boat

    I think what you need to do 1st is determine why the transom keeps needing replacement.
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    San Perdo Tide Pool Poachers

    The correct statement as I heard it is: If its back faces heaven it is edible. It basically means anything is edible.