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Old 17 May 2012, 08:51   #1
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Cruising at 160 + knots

This is what cruising at 160 + knots looks like.


Fast spin to Caldey 160 knots - YouTube
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Old 17 May 2012, 09:18   #2
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This is what cruising at 160 + knots looks like.


Fast spin to Caldey 160 knots - YouTube
You would think that the headland on the video would come in to view a lot quicker than it does if doing that speed
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Old 17 May 2012, 11:33   #3
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This is about 180 - 200 mph (slower by the ferry), with some decent hi speed parking (for once)!

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Old 17 May 2012, 12:09   #4
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You would think that the headland on the video would come in to view a lot quicker than it does if doing that speed

Well it should be 160 or good as, I only disovered the features of windows and youtube editing tools the tuther day, and thought i'd speed the movie up by clicking x 4 speed, an sticking a nice little Irish jig for good measure, we was averaging 40-42 knts over a 7 mile video clip, it was supposed to be an 8 mile filming section, but the bl@@dy battries ran out on approach, I can upload the original clip at 40 knots but it goes on for ten min, and i thought it looked more fun at x4 movie speed. its like having a digital throttle i recon, trouble is controling vibration, so i'm gonna see if i can mount the camera better next time.
I can see Oscar has got the right idea there, Cracking vid that,
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Old 17 May 2012, 12:52   #5
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Milford Haven to Caldey part 3 - YouTube
This was taken leaving the haven about 20-25 knots at x2 caption speed with a crackin sound track.
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Old 17 May 2012, 13:28   #6
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*Shrugs* Our local surface drive inventor, Howard Arneson, can sustain 290 kph out on the San Francisco Bay.
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Yeah, but he doesn't have to speed the video up to make it look fast. Faking it in a production boat with a standard outboard takes real skill.
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Here' an interesting section of coast not often visited due to mod restrictions, I thought the scenery went better with a more classical soundtrack this time,

Milford Haven to Caldey part 3 - YouTube
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I've only just realised I put the wrong vid in last post, It was meant to be this one........


Pen-y-Holt Stack to Green bridge of Wales.wmv - YouTube
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Here's another section on our cruise. Which was taken just before the final leg.
Bit shit i know but i thought i'd give it a go,

Saint Govan's to Barafundle Bay - YouTube
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