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Old 08 January 2011, 13:32   #1
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Anyone identify this RIB?

Named "Specialist - Jersey", I paced it out at around 14m. Fitted with triple Yamaha TRP drives and can't really tell you anything else!

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Old 08 January 2011, 13:34   #2
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Named "Specialist - Jersey", I paced it out at around 14m. Fitted with triple Yamaha TRP drives and can't really tell you anything else!

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A 'one orf' i'd say.
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Old 08 January 2011, 13:35   #3
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Is that down the boat park at the moment?
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Old 08 January 2011, 13:43   #4
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A 'one orf' i'd say.
Maybe but its at least got to come from an existing moulding and/or built by a boat builder?
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Is that down the boat park at the moment?
Yep, took these today, it's an impressive size if nothing else. Beats me how it's got Jersey written on it but I've never seen or heard of it before
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Old 08 January 2011, 15:54   #5
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Sweet Jesu, that's a big bird; I just went to have a look at it. I don't know if you paced it out but it must be 12 or 13 metres. Pity about that middle leg though; it's a bit low for skinny water.
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Old 08 January 2011, 16:42   #6
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Now you see what I am talking about !!!

Was berthed in Elizabeth a few weeks back. Great Tow post that we could of done with over xmas

As it is in Jersey my money is on it being an M-Rib Madeira Ribs ??

http://www.m-ribs.com/index.php/MRCD...Cargo-Rib.html
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My boat could fit inside it, easily.
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As it is in Jersey my money is on it being an M-Rib Madeira Ribs ??
Do you mean because of the local Madeiran connection?! M-Ribs are actually built in the Netherlands but I think you might have nailed it anyway. There's a few pointers to this being the same boat:
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I don't know if you paced it out but it must be 12 or 13 metres.
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One of you must have a strange gait. Either that or you can't count.
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