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Old 14 April 2009, 09:19   #651
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Yup .. get the carbs sorted... and the prop.. I think he likes to machine his cranks then stick in some high octane gas and you'll be good for it
Haha, I think it is possible to hit something like 58 mph... Does nearly 53 at the moment, but the prop is way to small. 70mph is impossible with this engine, then you need something like 150hp whaha.

Here's a vid:
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Old 14 April 2009, 11:12   #652
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Haha, I think it is possible to hit something like 58 mph... Does nearly 53 at the moment, but the prop is way to small. 70mph is impossible with this engine, then you need something like 150hp whaha.

Here's a vid:

Heres Fast Freds quote... I thought he said 70 different boat though

http://rib.net/forum/showpost.php?p=211993&postcount=36
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Old 14 April 2009, 15:47   #653
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Can you spot a difference lol ?

the big 1 is Mersey fire and rescues latest toy, the little one is my beast!

10 years old and starts 1st time! went out with some newer boats this weekend, one would start, one wouldnt run properly and one was pooring fuel everywhere!

Will upload some later pics soon, shes had a retube, a clean, a CD/Radio and.... the lovely blue seat cover has been replaced lol!
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Old 26 April 2009, 07:10   #654
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Good idea!!

These are a couple of years old, but the sun still shines!!
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dont know whose this ribcraft with the inboard is, but nice all the same. Saw it this week end when in barmouth
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Haha, I think it is possible to hit something like 58 mph... Does nearly 53 at the moment, but the prop is way to small. 70mph is impossible with this engine, then you need something like 150hp whaha.

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Had a good cruise last night with my brother. Recovery was hard though due to breaking waves over the bottom of the slip. You wouldn't think it going by the picture. Taken on my phone.
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Had a good cruise last night with my brother. Recovery was hard though due to breaking waves over the bottom of the slip. You wouldn't think it going by the picture. Taken on my phone.
Aren't you glad you never sold it?
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Had a good cruise last night with my brother. Recovery was hard though due to breaking waves over the bottom of the slip. You wouldn't think it going by the picture. Taken on my phone.
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Old 09 May 2009, 08:33   #660
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Aren't you glad you never sold it?
Oh yes I was under pressure to sell by she who shall remain nameless But after a few days of me and my eldest lad sulking she gave in. She hates it sat in front of the house so it will have tog o on a mooring again.
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