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Old 12 June 2006, 16:53   #11
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B****r! 'ang on i'll think of another. Ah, when i pulled mine out at Mylor at the end of the trip, I found that I'd bin' draggin' a shoppin' trolley 'round the whole way! Some tosser had attached it to my hull. Not sure who, but the trolley was from Asda, St Austell!!!!
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Old 12 June 2006, 17:21   #12
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B****r! 'ang on i'll think of another. Ah, when i pulled mine out at Mylor at the end of the trip, I found that I'd bin' draggin' a shoppin' trolley 'round the whole way! Some tosser had attached it to my hull. Not sure who, but the trolley was from Asda, St Austell!!!!

Ah that explains that 'orrible noise, thought it was the Opti!
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Old 12 June 2006, 17:24   #13
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Ah that explains that 'orrible noise, thought it was the Opti!
No, it was the 'Shopti' !!!
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No, it was the 'Shopti' !!!
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Old 12 June 2006, 19:22   #15
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i seem to remember alice telling me that the seat was a very fast boat.

i think the shopping trolley was mine, i attached it to alices vipermax so she can take it in close to the slipway and she can run it up the slope on the trolley.

when running at speed it should be swung up and clipped onto the aframe.

also it could have been the half a ton of tools she had to carry to ensure other boats got home in one piece!!!!!!

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Nick,

The controls are actually in a great location for comfort. The boat was developed with ALLOT of feedback from the CCG. It turns out that a pod mounted control away from the helm helps keep your sholders square, and lessons your fatigue. It does use allot of deck space though.
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