my Sea Knight Launches!

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darthplywood
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my Sea Knight Launches!

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Ladies and Gentlemen....I give you....the "Betty Lou"!

we launched her in Lake West Point in west GA today! Tomorrow...i will be getting up nice and early and heading up to G5.

CHEERS!
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Wooo Hooo!

Can't wait for a ride!

(I saw the facebook pics too.... she looks great at full speed!!)
Bruce.

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a few more pics
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Incredable, words cant describe. Congratulations.


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How cool, results of the hard work and tireless hours toiling away on all those pesky details to bring these boats to float and perform.

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Man, that's a fine looking skiff!!! and that colgate smile on your OL is priceless!!!!! :-)

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Looks Great!
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Congrats Mrs and Mr Darth!!!!


Great feeling isn't it? :D

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Congratulations :)

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Oh what a feeling! And the boats just keep on coming :)
Nice job and congratulations.
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Congratulations! I hope the Evinrude runs long and fast.
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Looked Great at G5!!! Great to meet you!!!!

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Look at those big smiles... belated congratulations... the site has been down for me the last few times I came to visit so I missed this till now.
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Rory - WOW, thank you so much for allowing all of us to experience you excitement of joining your grandfather's Nomad and your Sea Knight together during the last few days. If only we could bottle up all of that emotion that ran thru your veins!!!

I am absolutely thrilled for you to have this memory that you will carry the remainder of your life. Good job my man

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