Ooops & What were they thinking....

Discussion in 'Downeast Boat General Discussion' started by geets, Feb 26, 2013.

  1. geets

    geets Member

    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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  2. geets

    geets Member

    What were they thinking?

    Holy spray rails Batman!!!
     

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  3. geets

    geets Member

    Ooops...

    Do you think there was alcohol involved in this mishap??
     

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  4. Bulman711

    Bulman711 Senior Member

    Ooops maybe they shouldn't have left their 20' sailboat in for the hurricane...
     

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  5. Duke

    Duke Senior Member

    This constitutes a screw up.....anybody want to buy a well used tanker?
     

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  6. WoundUpMarine

    WoundUpMarine Captain

    wow thats a hell of a twisted tanker? Any story behind the picture, tank washing or welding without inerting the tanks?
     
  7. F/V First Team

    F/V First Team Captain

    ...and that's why you don't fart in the bilge
     
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  8. Duke

    Duke Senior Member

    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.
     
  9. CEShawn

    CEShawn Captain

    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...
     
  10. Duke

    Duke Senior Member

  11. CEShawn

    CEShawn Captain

    Duke, thanks... always amazes me to see photo's like this... I did some time with Bouchard out of school.

    A friend of mine had pictures of the LMSR USNS SISLER that had a fire in Boston Ship Repair. I sailed on a sister ship for 6 years to her. Amazed me to what burnt and what didn't...
     
  12. burley

    burley Member

    [​IMG] No parking!
     
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  13. CEShawn

    CEShawn Captain

    We'll we know in Maine, they beach boats to work on the bottom... is that how they do it down south maybe?
     
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  14. Chum Pot

    Chum Pot Senior Member

    When I first got into boats a wise Capt. told me: always carry a scrub brush, that way if you ground her your ego can stay intact :D
     
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  15. tunafishhkg

    tunafishhkg Senior Member

    Looked out my window here in HK and saw this that I believe is a bulk cement ship. They brought barges in to stabilize it and it took three days to get it resolved. I guess load master was asleep?
     

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  16. CEShawn

    CEShawn Captain

    Deckies... I tell ya... I can't even get ours to load the slop chest right... LOL
     
  17. Duke

    Duke Senior Member

    Somebody better have a scrub brush in their hand for this one.....
     

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  18. WoundUpMarine

    WoundUpMarine Captain

  19. Blitzen

    Blitzen Captain

    Easy there buddy!:?
     
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  20. F/V First Team

    F/V First Team Captain

    Well cardboard's out...

    Dang it
     

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