Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 
Old 29 January 2019, 03:38   #11
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Waterlooville
Boat name: Tickler
Make: Halmatic P22
Length: 6m +
Engine: Inboard Diesel 140HP
MMSI: 235115642
Join Date: Sep 2015
Posts: 499
RIBase
I think my Mk 1 effort would involve a couple of spreader beams transversely in way of the grab handles or bow / stern eyes along with a central spine to make a lifting frame. I'd attach the pulley the the side of the floor joists to reduce the droop and a lifting eye on the central spine to lift from. I suspect 4x2 timber would be sufficiently strong.

Nice looking van and welcome to the forum.
__________________

__________________
GuyC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 29 January 2019, 03:46   #12
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Nottinghamshire
Make: Mercury Ocean Runner
Length: 4m +
Engine: Mercury F30 EFI
Join Date: Jul 2016
Posts: 204
Keeping and storing a SIB inflated seems a bit counter productive to the concept to me, you have all the performance disadvantages of a SIB with the storage disadvantage of a RIB on top!

The above being said, my solution was to deflate and store in a mouse proof galvanized steel container with hinged lid. I also thought about making a plywood box with glass fibre weather proofing.

Hanging in the rafters you will get bird droppings and dust/debris, will be subject to strong wind at times this might bring other issues like chaffing. Also it's on display to tempt theft.

If you still plan on going ahead you would do well to make dedicated bunks which are hoisted on the four corners. Lack of headroom means four pulleys are needed for a straight lift.

Trying to be helpful sorry if it's sounding negative.
__________________

__________________
Limecc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 29 January 2019, 11:48   #13
Member
 
Country: UK - Scotland
Town: Maybole
Boat name: Greylag
Make: AVON Searider
Length: 5m +
Engine: Outboard Petrol 70hp
Join Date: Sep 2014
Posts: 22
Rowing Club Boat House Hoist

Hi All, hope this helps from our Maidens, West of Scotland boat house. Two 13 Amp winches, a bit of steel and common sense. Doubles floor area of boat house, if you have room!
Best wishes Iain
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	IMG_2527.jpg
Views:	51
Size:	131.3 KB
ID:	128362  
__________________

__________________
IainK is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
sib

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off





Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:42.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.