Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 
Old 11 July 2010, 11:28   #1
Member
 
m chappelow's Avatar
 
Country: UK - England
Town: yorkshire
Boat name: little vicky
Make: avon ex RNLI
Length: 3m +
Engine: tohatsu
Join Date: Mar 2008
Posts: 2,310
Anyone ever own this RIB,,hope not .

Anybody out there ever own or recognise this rib ,

,,hope not ,,

unless it was perhaps stolen from you a while back ,
just one of a number of boats on display this weekend seized by police involving drug offences ect ,eventually to be disposed of in the near future ,,its thought one of the boats was used in smuggling operations on the welsh coast ,,the fast fisher was also seized and up for disposal ,the A flag the police divers placed on the fast fisher was just for a joke ,,made them look a bit more glam than the usual grotting about in 5 foot deep muddy canal water ,
Attached Thumbnails
Click image for larger version

Name:	012.jpg
Views:	465
Size:	110.3 KB
ID:	52646   Click image for larger version

Name:	011.jpg
Views:	303
Size:	85.4 KB
ID:	52647   Click image for larger version

Name:	005.jpg
Views:	323
Size:	83.3 KB
ID:	52648   Click image for larger version

Name:	002.jpg
Views:	231
Size:	76.8 KB
ID:	52649   Click image for larger version

Name:	004.jpg
Views:	189
Size:	64.0 KB
ID:	52650  

__________________

__________________
m chappelow is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11 July 2010, 13:26   #2
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Warwickshire
Boat name: True Blue
Make: Humber ocean pro 6.3
Length: 6m +
Engine: Mercury 150 opti
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 456
I think top banana sold that rib about a year ago
__________________

__________________
Ian Sharlot is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11 July 2010, 13:37   #3
CJL
Member
 
CJL's Avatar
 
Country: UK - England
Town: London
Make: Ribcrafts
Length: 5m +
Engine: 150hp/2x115hp
MMSI: 235090215
Join Date: Oct 2002
Posts: 2,115
RIBase
Send a message via Skype™ to CJL
where does this stuff get disposed off?

Brokerage, ebay?

C
__________________
CJL is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12 July 2010, 06:58   #4
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: wolverhampton
Boat name: bumblebee
Make: osprey vipermax
Length: 6m +
Engine: 150 fsi mercury
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 94
Send a message via MSN to spittle123
ribcraft

Quote:
Originally Posted by CJL View Post
where does this stuff get disposed off?

Brokerage, ebay?

C
yes that was my mates boat andrew manning who sold it to top banna i wonder if it will be sold off cheap and will it be on ebay or a private auc what do recon
__________________
spittle123 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12 July 2010, 10:17   #5
RIBnet supporter
 
nugent's Avatar
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Bromsgrove
Boat name: Kick-Ass !
Make: PAC/Artic 22
Length: 6m +
Engine: 250hp Yamaha
Join Date: Nov 2003
Posts: 3,385
dus this mean top banana is de man for good stuff
__________________

MY BIGGEST WORRY IS THAT MY WIFE(WHEN I"M DEAD)WILL SELL MY TOY'S FOR WHAT I SAID I PAID FOR THEM.
nugent is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12 July 2010, 10:53   #6
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Warwickshire
Boat name: True Blue
Make: Humber ocean pro 6.3
Length: 6m +
Engine: Mercury 150 opti
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 456
Quote:
Originally Posted by nugent View Post
dus this mean top banana is de man for good stuff
No. Top banana sold it on about a year ago, I think it all kicked off soon after but top banana is in the clear
__________________
Ian Sharlot is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12 July 2010, 12:32   #7
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Gloucestershire
Boat name: Osprey
Make: Osprey Vipermax
Length: 5m +
Engine: E-tec 300 G2
MMSI: TBC
Join Date: Dec 2006
Posts: 4,013
Quote:
Originally Posted by Ian Sharlot View Post
No. Top banana sold it on about a year ago, I think it all kicked off soon after but top banana is in the clear
So it just goes to show, if you need a Rib that can take you at speed through the rough stuff with 100KGs of Cocaine on board then Osprey is the way to go
__________________
---------------------------------------------------
Chris Stevens

Born fiddler
Chris is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12 July 2010, 12:49   #8
RIBnet admin team
 
Nos4r2's Avatar
 
Country: UK - England
Town: The wilds of Wiltshire
Boat name: WhiteNoise/Dominator
Make: Ballistic 7.8/SR5.4
Length: 7m +
Engine: Opti 225/Yam 85
MMSI: 235090687/235055163
Join Date: Jul 2005
Posts: 12,645
RIBase
Quote:
Originally Posted by Chris View Post
So it just goes to show, if you need a Rib that can take you at speed through the rough stuff with 100KGs of Cocaine on board then Osprey is the way to go
If it was that good it wouldn't have been seized
__________________
Need spares,consoles,consumables,hire,training or even a new boat?

Please click HERE and HERE and support our Trade Members.

Join up as a Trade member or Supporter HERE
Nos4r2 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12 July 2010, 13:49   #9
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Warwickshire
Boat name: True Blue
Make: Humber ocean pro 6.3
Length: 6m +
Engine: Mercury 150 opti
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 456
Quote:
Originally Posted by Chris View Post
So it just goes to show, if you need a Rib that can take you at speed through the rough stuff with 100KGs of Cocaine on board then Osprey is the way to go
But the boat above in question is a ribcraft???
__________________
Ian Sharlot is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12 July 2010, 14:17   #10
RIBnet supporter
 
nugent's Avatar
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Bromsgrove
Boat name: Kick-Ass !
Make: PAC/Artic 22
Length: 6m +
Engine: 250hp Yamaha
Join Date: Nov 2003
Posts: 3,385
Quote:
Originally Posted by Chris View Post
So it just goes to show, if you need a Rib that can take you at speed through the rough stuff with 100KGs of Cocaine on board then Osprey is the way to go
oops, now i am so glad i sold mine..
__________________

MY BIGGEST WORRY IS THAT MY WIFE(WHEN I"M DEAD)WILL SELL MY TOY'S FOR WHAT I SAID I PAID FOR THEM.
nugent 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 22:01.


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