Talk:Bowsprit

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A sailing geek needs to rewrite this one[edit]

Wikipedia is not a sailing textbook - these articles are written for the average curious reader. As such, you can't have writing like this: "Bowsprit of the Falls of Clyde, showing the dolphin striker, the use of chain for the bobstays, and three furled jibs." Dolphin striker? I came here to learn something, not to be beaten down by jargon.

MarkinBoston (talk) 22:49, 10 February 2011 (UTC)