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Old 26 August 2010, 15:51   #11
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Hi, I possible will need to have a 5.5 m rib (with outboard engine) on trailer(in working order) towed from Glasgow area to Tilbury ferry port in near future. How much should I budget for that leg and anyone here that would be interested to do the job(towing or loaded on bigger vehicle)? Estimate that the whole package will be 700-800 kg all in. Thanks
This is now firm, so if any forum member have a interest in this against a fair compensation, pls PM me. Does not need to be towed, transport with bigger vehicle also OK.

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Old 26 August 2010, 17:26   #12
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Foreign Exchange

Have you tried Currencies Direct in London, i have used them before and found the exchange rate to be better than the banks
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Old 27 August 2010, 08:55   #13
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a transport company i regularly use that are based near glasgow is Five Star Transport - 07831480212

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Old 27 August 2010, 12:29   #14
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Thanks for good advice. Exchange issue settled, haven't had time to go deep into the transport yet, so it is still unfixed. The Transfennica ferry leaves each Friday from Tilbury, closing at 17:00

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Old 27 August 2010, 13:00   #15
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I Have a haulage business i can tow your rib anywhere in england or europe i also did use (www.shipley.com) what a rip off there are thay take 20% off the haulier plus 10% off the customer so if you accept a price of 200 thay take a deposit off you that shipley keep if you would like a price please get back to me and ill give you a price Regards Alain C/O D A S Haulage .co.uk
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Old 28 August 2010, 11:27   #16
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Hi

Yes I'd be intersested in towing this down for you I'm running back from Edinburgh empty tomorow and from Largs on the 8th September. Tomorrow is better for me.

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Old 10 September 2010, 15:40   #17
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Boat safely arrived to Tilbury. Most likely now loaded on board the ro ro vsl and on its way for pick up on Tuesday in Port of Hanko.

A warm thanks to Rogue Wave for helping me out on this one. Excellent and helpful service, far beyond expectations!

Same goes for Hector, thanks for serving the trailer and flexibility and friendliness in all possible ways!

Thumbs up for both of You, as for this brilliant forum.
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Old 11 September 2010, 02:08   #18
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if your'e pleased now

wait till your's boat arrives you'll be in Heaveb as it's a very good searider, I suspect Hector is going to need counselling fom Seariders Anonymous in a few months time.

Rgarding the tow , it is always a pleasure to have your mirrors full of Searider
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Yes, but its better to read the road signs.

That way you don't end up in Preston when you should be on the east coast.
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Old 12 September 2010, 03:41   #20
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Well that's 4 people happy now, Me, Hector, Tom and now yourself
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