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Old 29 March 2013, 17:19   #1
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Alibaba boats ?

i have been looking on the net for a cheep small rib. i found this site that is a chines wholesale site. i cam get a 350 rib made with hypalon for 1000-2000$. has anybody got a boat off this site. Are they just hunks-of- junk.
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Old 29 March 2013, 17:22   #2
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Old 29 March 2013, 17:23   #3
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Old 30 March 2013, 05:34   #4
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Nah, ask Kerny & Hadd & everyone else who's bought a chinknese RIB & nearly lived to regret it. Stay away
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You must be mad to even consider, do you read the forum? Nah, ask Kerny & Hadd & everyone else who's bought a chinknese RIB & nearly lived to regret it. Stay away
I guess its possible that sailit has read the forum's but can only find racist comments referring to the "chinknese" and wanted the opinion of someone who is able to construct a logical argument without attaching offensive labels to entire nations of people.

In which case, it is probably useful for him to understand what alibaba is:
Alibaba Group - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Essentially Alibaba doesn't make products - it is simply a giant business to business advertising site. So you can't assume quality from the fact something is listed. Its also very likely that to get the sort of prices listed you need to buy in bulk; deal with export/import regulations and paperwork etc. Basically unless I am genuinely looking at a serious business transaction then I ignore Alibaba. If I was looking at a business transaction then like any other, I'd be appraising the vendor, the supply terms, the product, the quality controls and financial protections before exposing myself to any risk.
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I guess its possible that sailit has read the forum's but can only find racist comments referring to the "chinknese" .
I make 1 typo & suddenly I'm a rasist. The chell specker must have mist that won. Thanks for bringing it to my attenshun tho. I shall book my self in for equality & gender awareness training forthwith.
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Hey Poly, you have him half trained already! He's the first one to take himself down to "Booking"

Carry on then.
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Who gets to do the body search, Poly would be my preference, I bet he's got soft hands
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I make 1 typo & suddenly I'm a rasist. The chell specker must have mist that won. Thanks for bringing it to my attenshun tho. I shall book my self in for equality & gender awareness training forthwith.
And oddly you managed to make exactly the same spelling mistake on the 15th of March! Not unusual perhaps except for the fact that the K is not adjacent to any of the keys you should have been hitting.
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