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Old 20 January 2008, 16:43   #1
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London Boat Show 19.01.2008

I visited the LBS yesterday and spent the whole day wondering round and looking at the exhibits.

what I enjoyed best was the show which followed the FASHION SHOW.
For those who missed it here are a few shots to give an idea what is was about
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Old 20 January 2008, 19:06   #2
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i was there yesterday too, and that fashion show was good,
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Everyone seems to be raving about the new Fjord but I reckon it's Emperor's new clothes syndrome - yuch!!!

http://www.fjordboats.com/index.php?id=746&L=gb

That Sunseeker looks pretty cool though!!!

Andre have you lost the plot? If not give it to me - the plot that is!!!
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Old 23 January 2008, 16:16   #4
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Everyone seems to be raving about the new Fjord but I reckon it's Emperor's new clothes syndrome - yuch!!!

http://www.fjordboats.com/index.php?id=746&L=gb

That Sunseeker looks pretty cool though!!!

Andre have you lost the plot? If not give it to me - the plot that is!!!
No! not at all only when you go to a boat show you expect to see boats boats and boats and you take photos of boats boats and boats and post photos of boats boats and boats. Having enjoyed the entertainment show I thought of those who did not see it and would also have enjoyed it probably just like yourself so now you know what you have missed
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i thought that show broke the day up just nice, loved it, for the five minuets i saw

i went when the blokes come out with just speedos on not my cup of tea
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Everyone seems to be raving about the new Fjord

http://www.fjordboats.com/index.php?id=746&L=gb
Didn't make it to the show so hadn't seen it until I followed the link.

It really is ugly isn't it

Looks like a cross between an 8 berth static caravan and one of those cruisers they rent out on the Norfolk Broads for holidays.

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i was there yesterday too, and that fashion show was good,
We were on BMC Ltd stand ( where the twin 200 Verado's were ) you should have said Hello.
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What did you think of the XS with the twin Verados?
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Nice bit of Kit, have not driven one (YET), this was the 850. We demoed the 850 with single 275 V @ southampton show and that was AWESOME. handled very well and gave a good deal of confidence in it. Even SWMBO came out on a couple of runs!!! a world first She only goes on ours if its mirror smooth out there!!!
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Thanks Brian, I demo'd the XS850/Single Verado as well and was very impressed.

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