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Topic: New Australian surfers' approach to shark deterrence  (Read 552 times)

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HamachiJohn

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I also remember an article someone posted years ago where kayak bottoms were being painted with zebra patterns.  Wetsuit is a good idea... in theory.  Hope we never find out.
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I'm only basing my opinion on one incident, but there was one quite infamous attack on a yellow Ocean Kayak with big ole' stripes painted on it. All the OGs know this.

I gotta think stripes do nothing here in Norcal.
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I'm only basing my opinion on one incident, but there was one quite infamous attack on a yellow Ocean Kayak with big ole' stripes painted on it. All the OGs know this.

I gotta think stripes do nothing here in Norcal.

+1.

Stripes don't work.

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that shit didnt work for me
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I'm only basing my opinion on one incident, but there was one quite infamous attack on a yellow Ocean Kayak with big ole' stripes painted on it. All the OGs know this.

I gotta think stripes do nothing here in Norcal.

Well, i didny want to bring it up.... But now that its out... There u go.

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Maybe it worked for me. Or maybe I'm just hella lucky?
This was a long ass time ago.

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I had a shark shield long time ago and used it once, then stopped using it after getting shocked. That artwork looks like too much work. I think I'll just pray

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