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Old 19 May 2016, 15:50   #1
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Town: Nassau, Bahamas
Boat name: Harbour Safaris
Make: Parker RIB 9m & 10m
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New Verado 250s

After 3000 hours (only about 300 of them ours) and a bit earlier than I wanted, we had to pull the trigger and purchase a new set of 250 Verados. We wanted to go to the 300s, but they weren't in stock locally.

So here they are, looking a bit shinier than the last set but otherwise almost identical! New throttle binnacle (which doesn't work with the 2009 harness btw) as well.

Hopefully now this will give us a year (under warranty) or two of running, when we can sell them and upgrade to the 300s!

Finished and launched this morning, I'm sure they've already surpassed the break-in period and are now enjoying them - they are off to Rose Island and Highbourne Cay (Exuma, Bahamas) with a film crew from ITV.

Cheers to a great summer!
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Old 19 May 2016, 16:07   #2
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Nice rig

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Old 19 May 2016, 16:31   #3
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Very nice
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Old 19 May 2016, 17:58   #4
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Well done. looks good
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