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Old 21 February 2010, 11:31   #1
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SIB Storage

What kind of containers does everyone use for storage on their sib? Things like anchor, fire ex., flares etc. Ive heard of people using cool/ice boxes. Anyone else use anything different? Im after something that I can just lift in and out of the boat as and when required. Oh and its needs to be 'splash proof' also.

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Old 21 February 2010, 12:36   #2
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The anchor box is permanently fixed into my SIB.

For stuff I want to take on / off easily (flares, VHF, toolkit, pump etc) I use a Musto bag (smaller versions of this):

http://www.marine-super-store.com/po...rtno=AS0130-50

With a short bit of shock cord with hooks through the shoulder strap attachment points at either end of the zip. The hooks then clip onto the boat. On my last SIB I clipped it across the boat at the front, on this one I clip it along the tube on one side.

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Old 22 February 2010, 13:07   #3
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I use a large coolbox which works ok like this one http://www.garden4less.co.uk/coleman...eme-cooler.asp I chuck my anchor in one of these http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/49100-DRAPER-2...item56394a1c41

Have been considering on of these http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/inflatable-boa...item1e5a283ad9
but not taken the plunge yet.

Finally i use one of these http://www.decathlon.co.uk/EN/60l-dry-bag-33503313/ (40 litre Version) for spare clothes etc
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Old 22 February 2010, 13:50   #4
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i carry /store my stuff in a box from a d.i.y.store about 20 x 15 inches i can get all the safety and emergency kit in /chart /compass/flares/toolkit /fire ext/spare propeller /spare fuel line and bulb /2 vhf handhelds/ / g.p.s/torch/nav lights/glow sticks/first aid kit /resus mask/strobelight/spare kill cord/fog horn/knife/fold up bucket/sea anchor/ plus a few bit and bobs ,,,,,,normal anchor and line will go in if packed right but i prefer to carry that seperate in a canvas bag ,,,it will also float even with all the crap in it if needed,
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I use a cooler, actually two but I really only need one. The one beside my seat fits perfectly and contains a small bucket with aearator for live bait, an emergency flag, flairs, and pump while the one in front maily serves as a bow situated seat for when the boat's a rest and I'm fishing. I'd thought about making it a cooler radio box (by mounting speakers outside and a battery and amp inside to connect to an ipod) but that was just a thought. Probably won't do it unless i have some time off and get really bored.
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