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Old 09 November 2011, 08:29   #1
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Looking to purchase an ex MOD RIB. Any ideas on where best to look?

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Looking to purchase an ex MOD RIB. Any ideas on where best to look?

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Old 09 November 2011, 13:00   #3
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MOD boat disposals

I think Babcock gave up disposal sales a couple of years ago. Try the following for MOD boat sales

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Ex MOD boat

I rang about the searider on there (DSA website) earlier this year, finally got hold of the right guy then found out it had been sold over 12 months ago....and he wasn't anticipating any more for a while, not much help for you i know, regards AL
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Try a company called Leavasly international. They have a place just outside Derby on the A38
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Old 09 November 2011, 18:21   #6
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Try a company called Ramco think they do the MOD disposals now
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Try the following but none listed at the moment.

MOD Sales, Military Vehicles & Ex MOD Land Rovers for Sale
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Old 10 November 2011, 10:08   #8
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Ramco do all the disposals these days
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Down at Saxon Wharf there were several ex - MOD ribs in the racking with for sale signs attached. They were Pacific 22/23ft craft with Sternpower legs. This is only down the road from Bapcocks depot so there may have been a connection.

I dont know if you have a preference but Ribs are also available from supply ships when there deck gear is upgraded,

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Here is Ramco's page :

Boats And Vessels


As above they are now the official contractor for mod smallcraft. They use Babcocks old storage facility (itchen Marine) .

Ribs appear every few weeks on this site.


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