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A Really, Really Bad Idea – The Hot Tub Boat

Only on rare occasional does one find a boat that would be significantly improved if run hard aground.  Here is one example, however.  Many large yachts have hot tubs onboard. This 16′ boat, however, is simply a floating hot tub with a … Continue reading

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PT 728, World War II Patrol Torpedo Boat, for Sale in Hammacher Schlemmer Catalog

Hammacher Schlemmer’s catalog is subtitled: “Offering the Best, the Only and the Unexpected for 164 years.” One item for sale certainly qualifies as “unique.”  They currently list for sale the World War II PT-728, the only PT boat in existence licensed … Continue reading

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