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    Default Speaking of lightweight composite construction:



    Doesn't everyone aspire to having a carbon-fibre toilet on their boat?
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    Default Re: Speaking of lightweight composite construction:

    Nah, carbon fibre splinters are really nasty.
    It really is quite difficult to build an ugly wooden boat.

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    Default Re: Speaking of lightweight composite construction:

    Quote Originally Posted by mmd View Post


    Doesn't everyone aspire to having a carbon-fibre toilet on their boat?
    Uh-no.Just because you can doesn't mean that you should.

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    Default Re: Speaking of lightweight composite construction:

    Quote Originally Posted by Peerie Maa View Post
    Nah, carbon fibre splinters are really nasty.
    You can solve that problem with one of these:

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    Default Re: Speaking of lightweight composite construction:

    Only if it can function as a bidet

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    Default Re: Speaking of lightweight composite construction:

    Quote Originally Posted by Peerie Maa View Post
    Nah, carbon fibre splinters are really nasty.
    Boy Howdy...
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