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Old 10-18-2016, 09:09 AM
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while following youtube rabbit hole. guy buys a 19' yamaha boat decides to break it in heads to Bimini with no real plan... then a lengthy Coastie stop

many things but one that jumped out to me is they cook their catch on board with an open flame?!
Old 10-18-2016, 09:35 AM
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when you leave the us, say ft lauderdale in a small boat do you in any way clear/check out thru customs?
I know you would have to check in at Bimini, and when you re enter the us?
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Man, this video is why they (anyone) needs a camera mounted on a RAM mount to pivot it where you want.
That is too hard to watch.



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Not sure that I would have headed out for a long crossing to Bimini with skies looking like that, in a small boat no-less.
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His partner was having second thoughts also as he was feeding the fish.



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Why the yellow flag flying on the antenna?
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Quarantine flag
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I couldn't hear a word, why were they stopped to begin with?
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Lets see here they were interrogated by CG Helo by radio. Then By Customs, Then by CG ship. That's a lot of get to know your new boat time. The weather looked a bit on the nasty side or had potential to get nasty. They stayed on the boat for the weekend - not a lot of room to spread out. All in all a decent vacation.
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2 guys not afraid of an adventure. I'm sure they had a great time
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By THT standards the guy was doing pretty good. He had his EPIRB mounted on his wet suite and looked like he some sort of ditch bag. I did not see a Viking 6 man raft in there but that would be bigger than his boat.

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