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Old 04 July 2012, 10:53   #11
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I was a film producer not an editor, but certainly knew what I wanted and got it, with your tenacity you will get there, you could try something like Roxio Creator 2012 Pro, it has loads of useful software in one If you shop around at certain times there are deals, today is independence day in the USA so there will be holiday deals if you buy online from there
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Old 04 July 2012, 11:20   #12
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The next mod to the RIB will be some letter box style scuppers on the transom to let large amounts of water through when it gets swamped. The existing bailer and bilge pump doesn't shift it quick enough and the handling gets rather iffy when there is a 100 gallons or so of water sloshing around inside![/QUOTE]

No get yourself a good set of elephant trunks they'll shift the water for you as long as you keep the rib going I have thanked them many a time as have many on here
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Old 04 July 2012, 11:43   #13
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I have an elephant trunk for the first time on my new Searider, without mucking up this fine thread can you briefly tell me what to do with it, is it just a matter of letting it down at speed so it sucks the water out, then lift it up?
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I have an elephant trunk for the first time on my new Searider, without mucking up this fine thread can you briefly tell me what to do with it, is it just a matter of letting it down at speed so it sucks the water out, then lift it up?
If you're swamped, lower the trunks and with the boat going forward the water will be thrown to the back and out the trunks.

There's a point of view that says run with them down, just in case like.
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Thnaks Does it suck it dry i.e. all out, and if you leave it down do you need to lift it at standstill?
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Thnaks Does it suck it dry i.e. all out, and if you leave it down do you need to lift it at standstill?
On my RC it all flows out if you give it some. The floor is sufficiently above the water line that nothing flows back. Your SR4, Mr. SR4, may behave differently, but I doubt it. I'm sure others will advise if necessary...

By the way, if you DO get swamped, make sure the sat phone, microwave, bbq, wallet, et al are safe
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My hole is definitely below the water line, so I better keep an eye on it

Thanks for the help
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My hole is definitely below the water line, so I better keep an eye on it

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You'll soon realise if you've left it down when you slow down... The quickest way is to give it some beans and trim up slighty it rushes out of ours in under 3 minutes...
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There is some good and reasonably priced video editing software out there whether for iMac or PC
All depends how far advanced you want to take the footage. I use windows live video editing and best of all its free. (i have windows 7). I feel sometimes the more advanced / purchased editing software you get the much more complicated it becomes. Here is a recent attempt of mine

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The actual footage is far crisper than You Tubes display.
there should be an option on your editing software of what to save it as, ie 480, 960, 1080 etc, etc. Of course 1080 takes a long long time to load to you tube and a long time to download to watch. Some of my 5 min videos have taken over an hour on wifi connection.
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