Rule Interpretation RI 09-01

RI 09-01
10KG TOLERANCE SPECIFICATION IN EXHIBIT 7.3A ITEM F (2009-05-06)
Q1: Does the 10Kg tolerance specified in Exhibit 7.3A, Item F, mean that my boat meets minimum weight requirements if it weighs more than 3,880 Kg?
A1: There are two answers to this question depending on why the boat has been weighed.

The answer is No when issuing a weight certificate. In this situation the boat must weigh 3,890Kg (8,576Lb) or more to be certified.

The answer is Yes if a previously certified boat is weighed for purposes of inspection that is not part of a certification procedure.

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