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Old 02-26-2013   #1 (permalink)
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Default Ooops & What were they thinking....

OK I'm bored. Has anyone ever started a thread on here with pictures of boats that had mishaps or what were they thinking when they did that?

I'll start it off feel free to add...

Ooops. Martha I told you those cinder blocks were not going to hold!!
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What were they thinking?

Holy spray rails Batman!!!
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Ooops...

Do you think there was alcohol involved in this mishap??
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Ooops maybe they shouldn't have left their 20' sailboat in for the hurricane...
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This constitutes a screw up.....anybody want to buy a well used tanker?
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wow thats a hell of a twisted tanker? Any story behind the picture, tank washing or welding without inerting the tanks?
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...and that's why you don't fart in the bilge
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Small Korean tanker. (Not that the nationality has anything to do with the ability to screw it up).... A ship this size won't normally have an inert gas system. Reportedly, they were tank cleaning. I think 6 crew were killed. Bad scene.
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Anyone have pictures of the Bouchard barge that blew up on Staten island, wanted to see what that was like.

Ahh I love company's that hire kids out of school as port engineers...
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Here you go Shawn.

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