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Old 01 July 2009, 05:58   #31
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My RIB is no fun at all in a ship's wake - it barely jumps - smaller RIBs are much more fun!!!
Simple fix - GO FASTER !
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Old 01 July 2009, 06:15   #32
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Yes ..as long as you dont then 'bury' it
Could try this:

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Old 01 July 2009, 07:22   #33
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i know there not ribs, but the speed boat chases in the canals of amsterdam in both the feature films ,puppet on a chain and amsterdammed take some beating , have a look on you tube ,
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Old 01 July 2009, 09:10   #34
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They come pretty close to a few people there and I doubt the rib would steer particularly well with no water to put the prop in...

Looks fun nonetheless though!
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Old 01 July 2009, 09:28   #35
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i know there not ribs, but the speed boat chases in the canals of amsterdam in both the feature films ,puppet on a chain and amsterdammed take some beating , have a look on you tube ,
I agree - Amsterdammed is a favourite of mine - I think some of those speedboats were old British classics like Shakespeares and Phantoms.
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