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Old 07 September 2009, 17:54   #11
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http://rib.net/forum/showthread.php?...ighlight=xsr48



Video not taken by me - tho close enough to be !


This is it - didn't know it was armed ! Seems abit OTT to me - waste of a nice fast boat .
Holy mother of god! If you didn't know that was coming you would jump right out your boat!!

I don't think it is really a true rib!! Bit lame on the tubes.!!
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Old 08 September 2009, 03:34   #12
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tis the same as that P1 boat, the name of which escapes me. The inflatable bits are small tubes on the sides near the back which are supposed to help a bit with stability or something. You can just see the end poking out from the spray.
You're thinking of Kerakoll which became the Sony boat, and it isn't one of those! That was a Buzzi.

I went on board the test boat when I was exhibiting at the Sports Boat and Rib show and it was having a refit. Peter Dredge the ex RYA powerboat racing manager was involved this is the website http://www.xsmgworld.com/
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When a boat looks that good who needs tubes!!!
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I would have sworn it was one of these if they didn't say it was a British design

http://www.fbdesign.it/stab.php

Wouldn't say it was a rib, more a plastic boat with built in fenders :P
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Old 09 September 2009, 09:46   #14
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Yep same antistuff nose as our XS, very similar shape.

http://www.team25racing.com/


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