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Old 05 September 2013, 17:07   #1
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Anyone tow with a campervan?

What size/power of van for a 6.5m RIB?

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Old 05 September 2013, 17:15   #2
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What size/power of van for a 6.5m RIB?

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Somewhere to kip/nightmare.
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Old 05 September 2013, 17:21   #3
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VW T5 174 BHP 4 motion nice bit of kit think mine would tow 2 ton
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Great van, pants camper.
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Be ok for a dwarf mine was for work
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Old 05 September 2013, 18:27   #6
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Old 05 September 2013, 20:13   #8
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Never been within sniffing distance of a slipway.
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Dude, is that your rig? It looks really nice
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No, that lot belonged to ex-forumist Hugh Jardon. He only had the boat for a short time - I think he may have sold it to fund the camper van

He used to tow the boat to somewhere near the shore with the camper van, then un-hitch it and hook it onto his car (which his wife had driven from home) to launch the boat, then after a few hours on the water and recovering it behind his car, they'd do the big swapover again and drive off separately to the campsite.

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