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Old 21 March 2006, 16:06   #1
Country: UK - England
Town: Norfolk
Make: Redbay
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Cheap a frames for sale

Some nice cheap aframes on ebay at the moment ideal for a searider or other small rib:

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Old 21 March 2006, 17:11   #2
Country: UK - England
Town: barnsley
Boat name: josea
Make: gemini waverider
Length: 5m +
Engine: mariner 75hp
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this guy must have a few of these as he sold the last one for 132, and he has another two on now.
but they dont look as nice as a shiney stainless one though.


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Old 21 March 2006, 17:50   #3
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Boat name: WhiteNoise/Dominator
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Not as strong either at a guess
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Old 22 March 2006, 11:42   #4
Country: UK - Scotland
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Boat name: The Black Pearl
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Engine: 40HP E-TEC
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Is it just me or do they look a bit tall?

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Old 22 March 2006, 14:53   #5
Country: UK - Wales
Town: Southampton
Boat name: DynaMoHumm/ SRV/deja
Make: Avon8.4, 5.4 & 4.777
Length: 8m +
Engine: Cat3126 Yam 90 &70
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Ali is the chosen a frame material for Avon it's lighter than stainless and doesn't become brittle a few years down the road.

Me thinks a high A frame is better for a boat as it increases the range of the Nav lights. Also these A frames snap into receptacles which are quite low down on the transom
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Old 22 March 2006, 15:40   #6
Country: UK - England
Town: Chertsey
Boat name: Aqua Legends I
Make: Avon Searider 5.4m
Length: 5m +
Engine: Yam 90
MMSI: 235035787
Join Date: Mar 2006
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Made to mesasure

Just bought the "Buy Now" A Frame, could'nt wait.
Thanks Rogue Wave for the heads up info re this item, my Searider has the correctly located mount points at 37inches apart.

Will post again once fitted, with pic.

P.S First Post, New member, first Rib bought yesterday. Can't wait for weekend!

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