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Old 29 August 2014, 09:03   #1
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A History of the Rigid Inflatable Boat on Vimeo

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Old 29 August 2014, 09:47   #2
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Thats cool.

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Old 29 August 2014, 12:00   #3
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Yes,real interesting
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Old 29 August 2014, 19:48   #4
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Neat video. Wish there were more.
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Old 30 August 2014, 02:07   #5
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My neighbour used to work at Osborne's in Littlehampton making the early ones. He reckons the 'pointy' bows were a nightmare to put together.
"Can ye model it? For if ye can, ye understand it, and if ye canna, ye dinna!" - Lord kelvin
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