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Old 24 March 2014, 16:36   #671
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It was a great run back festa you would of enjoyed that in your rib mate
youre right, i would though carmel head would have been impossible, and would 100% resulted in soiled underwear ive never been through waves that big before, and made an 11m rib feel like a small boat. although i really enjoyed the day, both myself and john agreed that having a cabin takes something away from the experience of ribbing - it disconnects you from your surroundings, which whilst at certain times is a wonderful thing, you miss so much that you would normally see no problem.
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Old 24 March 2014, 16:40   #672
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No coincidence the Mclisters call all there ribs Bouncer think I have the 1 st and the 11 m is the second Willk knows more about it than me
theyre having a number 3 - bigger and better i believe
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Old 24 March 2014, 16:49   #673
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youre right, i would though carmel head would have been impossible, and would 100% resulted in soiled underwear ive never been through waves that big before, and made an 11m rib feel like a small boat. although i really enjoyed the day, both myself and john agreed that having a cabin takes something away from the experience of ribbing - it disconnects you from your surroundings, which whilst at certain times is a wonderful thing, you miss so much that you would normally see no problem.
Give me a cabin rib anytime if I could afford one thats what I would get and then keep Imogen as a tender
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Old 24 March 2014, 17:00   #674
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Mines a 5.4 and sometimes I do wish that I owned a much larger rib but when I compare the costs for example fuel used on Saturday I'm guessing that we did 50 miles or there abouts I used less than 30 litres in total I then think naw I'll stick with my 5.4
How far would 30 ltrs get you in this? Think you would need more than double bubble lad lol

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Great to see old face and new ones
Sorry if i didn't manage to get a picture of you all but hope everyone had a good time, shame we didn't manage to get round but for a 1st cruise of the year it went okay

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Old 24 March 2014, 19:06   #677
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Sorry if i didn't manage to get a picture of you all but hope everyone had a good time, shame we didn't manage to get round but for a 1st cruise of the year it went okay

Well edited video that tt best yet, well done, although I think Fester might have something up his sleeve
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great pics Tony

why was Neil sending smoke signals, surely when you're all tied up he could of just asked for a tow back
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