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Old July 25th, 2013, 03:52 PM
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Shipping by sea?

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Old July 25th, 2013, 04:08 PM
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Old July 25th, 2013, 04:36 PM
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A cambodian flagged floating heap of scrap metal run by a russian shipping company, what could possibly go wrong?!
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Old July 25th, 2013, 05:35 PM
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I'm sure everything was properly insured. Not to worry.
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Old July 25th, 2013, 06:13 PM
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A cambodian flagged floating heap of scrap metal run by a russian shipping company, what could possibly go wrong?!
exactly!

how anything mechanized is ever entrusted to pilot/captain/driver that is Russian still amazes me.
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Old July 25th, 2013, 08:46 PM
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Oh, so that's what they mean by Roll On Roll Off. Now we know why it is cheaper then a container.

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Old July 26th, 2013, 07:52 AM
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It also happens with normal RORO ships carrying Mercedes and BMW's safely below deck.
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Old July 26th, 2013, 08:01 AM
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Or you can just have the ship sink.

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Old July 26th, 2013, 08:09 AM
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