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Old 21 December 2011, 05:15   #131
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Si,

Sounds like a good plan, I can't access any pictures at the moment but if you click on my profile there is a picture you can look at.

Really pleased with mine although I am on the lookout for a bigger engine !!
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Old 21 December 2011, 06:13   #132
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Thats coz most of dem landies breakdown on the way!!
my mechanic loves Land Rovers, he say's they are his bread and butter.
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Old 21 December 2011, 06:58   #133
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Si,

Sounds like a good plan, I can't access any pictures at the moment but if you click on my profile there is a picture you can look at.

Really pleased with mine although I am on the lookout for a bigger engine !!
Mine seems to go pretty well with a Yamaha 60 2 stroke. Boats rated to 70 but doubt it would make a huge difference as 70 hp motors seem considerably heavier.
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Old 21 December 2011, 09:10   #134
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Hopefully see you all for the Rally,

Will be popping down in my 5.5m Humber for Dulas. Look forward to meeting you all.
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Old 21 December 2011, 12:18   #135
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HP
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hadd
tony t
Pikey Dave (?)
discomick
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nitrox
mr mccrirrick
telcowilliam
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Chris Caton
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bilksem .... from Belgium!
natalie and "friend", no boat but will bring rum and bacon butties!

Regarding the 50 names and 6 turn up, last year we had 20 names and 18 turned up, and that was with rubbish weather.

A hardy bunch with hardy boats all up for a good cruise in fine weather and a good blast in bad weather means a good day out.

No better place than a cruise to find your feet in bad weather. Last year all were looked after and many smaller boats reduced to just the skipper by other kind larger boat owners. This enabled safety, fun and valuable experience for all involved.
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Old 22 December 2011, 10:16   #136
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+1 Launching from Holyhead
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Old 22 December 2011, 12:46   #137
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Old 22 December 2011, 13:25   #138
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Yes a lot of names down I hope there better than the Land Rover lot usual case 40 names on the list and only the usual 6 turn up.
id just put that down to land rover reliability
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Old 22 December 2011, 14:34   #139
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Old 23 December 2011, 14:53   #140
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hi paul i will try and get the journo back, hopefully get some reports for the readers about all the differant types of boats and engines so newbies can get some ideas about rib cruising. Any way ALL THE BEST TO YOU ALL HAPPY XMAS NEAL
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natalie and "friend", no boat but will bring rum and bacon butties!

Looking like its going to be a big event 2012!

After 2011 it's no surprise, it was a fantastic rally seeing so many boats cruising together.

Wonder if Nitrox can get the journo out again?![/QUOTE]
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