Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 
Old 19 January 2005, 12:11   #11
ADS
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Dorset
Length: 4m +
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,410
2750 is too much for that, as many of you may have noticed I have posted links to all seariders for sale in the last 6 months so if u look in the archives you should be able to find them. One with a decent tohatsu 40 and aux went for less than that so I would keep looking.

Alex
__________________

__________________
ADS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 19 January 2005, 12:29   #12
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: sunny south coast
Boat name: Pride of Bilboa
Length: 10m +
MMSI: 4
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 521
Quote:
Originally Posted by ollyit
I originally got mine with a 30hp, never had it running to be honest, but the guy who had it before used it as a dive boat with 5 peeps on board and said it did manage to plane - I would check with tony on this
My sr4 with a 30 mariner on the back topped out at 31mph.. The biggest problem I found, was getting enough initial oomph to quickly get it on the plane, the flooding hull is great for stationary stability, but....
__________________

__________________
tony
tcwozere is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 19 January 2005, 16:00   #13
Member
 
Nasher's Avatar
 
Country: Other
Town: Principalite d'Chaos
Boat name: The Nashers Revenge!
Make: Ocean & Bombard
Length: 6m +
Engine: Suzi DT200EFI, DT9.9
MMSI: "Mmmmm SI" she said!
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 4,147
A slight aside

I saw a SR4 today, hung off the back of a Barge going up one of the many channels into Rotterdam harbour.

I was sat in a boring meeting overlooking the river contemplating when I could get back to the hotel and have a beer when the SR4 went past. This did of course totaly distract me from the job in hand and my jotter pad rapidly became covered in sketches of the new dashboard layout I'm going to try on the Ocean when I pick up the Lump of 4.5mm Black Polycarbonate I've bagged on my way home from Heathrow Friday evening.

I'm currently sat in the hotel bar drinking beer whilst taking advantage of the free internet access. The joys of expenses!

Nasher
__________________
RIBBED For extra pleasure.
Member of the ebay Blue RIB cover club.
Member of the Bombard 380 Aerotec club
Nasher is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 20 January 2005, 04:11   #14
ADS
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Dorset
Length: 4m +
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 1,410
Quote:
Originally Posted by Nasher
I'm currently sat in the hotel bar drinking beer whilst taking advantage of the free internet access. The joys of expenses!
Nasher
Do you reckon you could sqweeze a 200 E-TEC through as well!
__________________
ADS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 20 January 2005, 14:38   #15
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Length: 6m +
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 1,850
What, a 200 E-TEC on the back of an SR4??

Wow, you guys are hardcore...
__________________
Jimbo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 23 January 2005, 15:12   #16
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Warwick
Make: Avon - Searider
Length: 5m +
Engine: 75hp mariner
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 134
Caution with this one...

Went to see this one today - part of my pilgrimage to see all seariders in christendon Did a compression test on the engine using a snapon gauge - cylinder pressures 129, 135, 146 - did I hear somewhere 10% is a good maximum difference?

boat a bit scruffy but seemed sound - trailer veritable homebrew did have hydraulic brakes cut off- wouldn't fancy towing that one - he's asking 2800
__________________

__________________
George8910 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off





Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:31.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.