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SLAINTE took one for the team

Day 1; engine failure, 19kt breeze blew us onto a reef, boat remained upright and no visible holes. Pan Pan to SAR, tow to Montague. Engine problem resolved ( new Kill switch had been incorrectly installed) Filled up with diesel, on our way to join IYC Fleet at Otter Bay. Take 2, engine failed, different issue. Towed in by Katrina Mist. Commodore arrived in style!!. Great IYC Happy Hour made it all bearable!!

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Pieter Vlek
Pieter Vlek
Jun 18, 2021

sorry to hear about Slante .

SV Marianne now has is nice clean below the water line and has a well polish hull..!!

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