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Old 18 February 2011, 03:53   #11
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Surely a perfect application for VHFs on low power?
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Old 18 February 2011, 04:06   #12
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Surely a perfect application for VHFs on low power?
Technically, yes.... but don't really want to have to worry about filling the boaty air with any chit chat.....there are other users / boats nearby too. Also be handy for reeling off my double shot, italian mocha choca coffee order when the crew heads into town at lunch time
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Old 18 February 2011, 08:55   #13
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Hi Dan,

DFD (Cilgeran) and I use the same walkie talkies for private chit chat
when doing safety boat duties, keeps us off the vhf and out of trouble!
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Hi Dan,

DFD (Cilgeran) and I use the same walkie talkies for private chit chat
when doing safety boat duties, keeps us off the vhf and out of trouble!
It's you Viper! Stu and I had had a chat about his friend who was on RIBnet....he didn't know your U'name though.....

Is yours the grey sponson'd Osprey I sometimes see out of Patch?

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Is yours the grey sponson'd Osprey I sometimes see out of Patch?
Dont mention the O word! Thread drift will occur, you mark my words.

May as well move this to the bilges now and be done with it.
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Technically, yes.... but don't really want to have to worry about filling the boaty air with any chit chat.....there are other users / boats nearby too. Also be handy for reeling off my double shot, italian mocha choca coffee order when the crew heads into town at lunch time
Can you not use a "fishermans channel" think its 10 and 13 round here, you can say what you like and no one bothers you....
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Can you not use a "fishermans channel" think its 10 and 13 round here, you can say what you like and no one bothers you....
Nicely done, I see what you did there.
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Dont mention the O word! Thread drift will occur, you mark my words.

May as well move this to the bilges now and be done with it.
You called...

Viper, you might like to have a quick look at my signature......
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Old 18 February 2011, 20:45   #20
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Dan, Not grey I have the blue O'viper with twin outboards that is usually out and about. Gotchiguy, I sent you the viper report and history!
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