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Old 25 November 2009, 05:41   #61
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Max and Andy - thanks for the encouragement - I have no worries re the RIB's ability - just my own - lol - but would really like to give it a go - so thank you

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Old 25 November 2009, 05:56   #62
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no better time than with the people you will have for company, if you get a chance ask andre how he felt when we went round britian 10 years ago, i know i was a bit worried some of the time, but looking back it if we hadn't have done it we would never know how to handle what nature throws at you
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Max and Andy - thanks for the encouragement - I have no worries re the RIB's ability - just my own - lol - but would really like to give it a go - so thank you

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Old 25 November 2009, 09:54   #63
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no better time than with the people you will have for company, if you get a chance ask andre how he felt when we went round britian 10 years ago, i know i was a bit worried some of the time, but looking back it if we hadn't have done it we would never know how to handle what nature throws at you
Biff , I am so pleased and thrilled that I did that trip and not forgetting we went all the way round as it should be and you stood all the way by the A frame. Them Zodiac seats were terrible no backrests at all not to mention any grab handles ect. I sometimes wonder how I managed to stay in the seat.
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With regards to the arrangements I am going to phone the Folly today to find out about tables. I will update once i have spoken to them.

I am suggesting an RV of Calshott at midday then head up to the Folly for 1pm.

If anyone feels like working up more of an appetite some of us will be heading out early for a blast up to the needles So will probably be heading out of Hythe at 8.00 and 9.00am. High tide in Southampton water is at 8.00am
Chris, I say an hour earlier would be better cos we have to be back to Southampton Dry Stack well before 4PM as they will not recover the rib in the dark

meet at 11 get to the Folly Inn say midday a 2 hour lunch and a nice blast back
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Old 25 November 2009, 10:26   #65
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OK Andre, that will probably suit any other "Dry Stackers" so I will cover it on the next update.
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Old 25 November 2009, 11:45   #66
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Andre, i'll see you at 11o/c at calshott
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Old 25 November 2009, 12:43   #68
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Looks superb!! Chris,Maximus and i will be launching at Hythe around 8.30
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HW's at 08:00 hrs?

Is that Neaps or Springs? I can't find my Tide Table.
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Old 25 November 2009, 13:21   #70
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Is that Neaps or Springs? I can't find my Tide Table.
i'll check the tides if i were you, i think it's low water at 6o/c in southampton on that day
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