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Old Jun 20, 2010, 12:08 AM
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Happy Father's day to all you Dad's out there!


What are you doing for Father's day? I am going whale watching with my son and daughter out of Cape May NJ.
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Old Jun 20, 2010, 02:46 AM
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I'm going to take a break from boating and go float fly at the local float plane club

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Old Jun 20, 2010, 08:50 AM
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I hope to go boating to day it's back together and ready to go.
Old Jun 20, 2010, 09:32 AM
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Sit around at the camp by the fire and read rc groups and have 2 or 3 # 25's
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Old Jun 20, 2010, 10:35 AM
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Took the cats to the vet for their shots - all 6 of the basterds!

Mine's almost over so enjoy your day, guys!
Old Jun 20, 2010, 12:35 PM
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Taking in a little Buzz & Woody with my daughter, then chow down some chili dogs with a beverage.
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Old Jun 20, 2010, 05:45 PM
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Helped the wife in the yard/garden, did some BB gun plinking with the kids. My oldest son came home from work with a huge 'edible arrangement', like a bouquet of all sorts of fruit dipped in chocolate, yummy.
Old Jun 20, 2010, 08:42 PM
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It was a great day. My kids enjoyed being on a boat, a real boat! So did I. We saw groups and groups of dolphins right off the beach. Even saw youngins, there are cute sticking by mom's sides. Did not see any whales. I got the impression it does not happen often. Overheard someone say if you see a whale, buy a lottery ticket, should be a lucky day. Year's ago I went whale watching out of Glouster MA at Stellwagen bank. Saw lots of whales then. Anyway, since I was on the water, I did see plenty of boats. So here are some pictures of boats.
Old Jun 21, 2010, 12:19 AM
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My daughter(she turned 20 June 15) took me to one of my favorite places to eat, Red Lobster. I stuffed myself so bad I almost needed the jawes of life to get me out of the booth. Lots of good conversation between us, that was good, I dont get to see her as much as I used to now that she's "all grown up" Didnt even matter that it was a Bazillion degress outside either. Overall a very good day. Nice pictures Ken nj, I wish I lived next to an ocean...
Old Jun 21, 2010, 02:11 PM
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ken nj, that looks a lot like a PCF Swift boat passing the big cutter in pic 8 & 9 of the last group. The cabin forward design, the aux controls on the cabin top, etc. I know they 'borrowed' the Swift design from existing off shore oil rig work boats, so anything is possible. Any other info on that boat? Is it a pilot boat?

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Old Jun 21, 2010, 04:24 PM
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Are you talking about the yellow boat with VHF16 on the side of the cabin?
Old Jun 22, 2010, 09:06 AM
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I spent the whole day Saturday (9:30 - 5:00) with my middle son flying model airplanes. He was home from college for the day and it was nice to just go play. Daughters went shopping - sorry, that's not a Fathers Weekend activity!

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Old Jun 22, 2010, 11:17 AM
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Yup.
But I do mean it has the same shape, hull style, details, etc. It loooks a bit shorter than the 50' Swift, though. Maybe from the same manufacturer?

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Old Jun 22, 2010, 12:39 PM
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I think it was one of those Towboats. Someone said they always escort the CG boats out to the ocean.


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