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Old 07 August 2013, 22:27   #1
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Greetings for Ontario canada

Hi everyone, I have been a fan of inflatable boats from the first ride in my Zodiac back when I was a kid, now I find myself still enjoying them, just picked up another rib and I am greatly enjoying it! I am happy I found rib.net
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Old 08 August 2013, 02:45   #2
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Old 08 August 2013, 02:50   #3
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Thanks Chris!
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what rib have you got, don't forget the photos
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I have a achilles 310 rib and a zodiac 4.2 rib. I am Working on some good pics
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two ribs, that's just greedy
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New member myself. just picked up a 2003 Yachtline 420 with a 2005 50 HP Mercury 4 stroke last Monday and headed to Burleigh falls Ontario. Boat was Awesome. Fast and took the water great! One issue. forward spray from lower unit....especially if trimmed down. Is this a trate of this hull? Or is the motor just mounted to low?? It is one inch up off the transome now and wants to cavitate in corners I can't imagine how bad the cavitation would be if it was another inch higher? Ihate the idea of only being able to drive this in a bathing suit. just doesn't sound right?
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Hi there, sounds like we are not far from each other i am out in bobcaygeon. So you trim down to stop the bouncing and you are getting splashed from the motor? That's strange. Mine sits on the transom i wonder if that extra inch is working against you?
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Go Bigley's! We had lunch at what used to be the Big Tomatoe last week. Love the town. We went to Fenolin Falls First for Cliff jumping. I grew up on Lower Buckhorn. I may try going down first then. We got home Tuesday at 12:30 AM and I have not had a chance to take off the motor toter and check the level of the Cavitation plate with the bottom of the hull. What motor does yours have? This is my first 4 stroke and it is very efficient, but for performance out of the hole it does not compare to a good old two stroke.
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Bigley's hahaha woo!
I did not know fenelon falls has any cliffs to jump from that's cool! My dingy has a older yamaha 40hp 2 stroke on it i would think the 4 stroke would be nice i burn lots of fuel.
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