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Old 22 January 2012, 13:09   #101
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Old 22 January 2012, 13:39   #102
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very good. How does that one reverse when in the water? Mine is shockingly poor.
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very good. How does that one reverse when in the water? Mine is shockingly poor.
This one goes astern EXACTLY the same as your's.

In which respect do you find it "shockingly poor"?
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same boat numbnuts
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Well done, it's had a few tweaks along the way....
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No Rib I know of goes very well in reverse. They tend to just bury the stern and take on water.

Best bet is go forwards !
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No Rib I know of goes very well in reverse. They tend to just bury the stern and take on water.

Best bet is go forwards !
Good tip, she certainly does that ok.
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it's had a few tweaks along the way....
What's she had done??
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I thought it was the propeller that made our osprey to react like an oiltanker in reverse...
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Big windscreen, few safety aids, new trailer - all good and going well
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