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As a vendor, you are a business first and foremost, and a user/individual second. Take this into consideration with every post and any other correspondence you make with any individual on the forum.
Do not make any comments regarding another vendor, or any products they carry, unless it is positive (i.e. Nice product)
- No solicitation direct or indirect of boating products / services in signature.
- No links to competitive sites/products that could be advertising.
- No phone numbers/email addresses for companies / or deemed for commercial use
- Links to non-competitive sites and small businesses that wouldn't advertise are fine.
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