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Swiebertje
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@bigal wrote:

‘I await a reply from the Netherlands and Parkstone who will together propose a rule amendment calling for a ban on ‘doofers ‘ but do the Dutch have a word for it ??

Dunno, I call mine “copper wire”. I prefer the green/yellow variety because it will prevent sea sickness as well.

‘Doofer’ in Dutch: Koperdraadjeomdespinnakerschootoptevangennahetbinnenhalenvandespinnaker”. Try that on a scrabble board!