Re: Recumbent pedal boat
in message <email@example.com>, Adrian Stott
> On Sat, 12 Mar 2005 23:04:54 +0000, Simon Brooke
> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>>Most sailing boats lock their propellers when the engine is not in
> AIUI, those that do this do so solely to prevent wear on the prop
> shaft bearings.
Yes, I know this. But the point I was trying to make was that stopping
the propeller does not stop the boat.
(Simon Brooke) http://www.jasmine.org.uk/~simon/
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