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Old 26 March 2007, 16:28   #11
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Hi Spike - that looks stunning!

Been looking at Ribcrafts and wondering about colour combination - yours is about the nicest i've seen - what was the total build cost with the trailer, those backrests/consoles, a-frame & fs60? - basically the spec you've chosen (if you wouldn't mind it would be much appreciated, pm me if you don't wan't to post it on here)

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Hi Chris,
Its a 4.8 with J tubes rigged with a F60CET Yamaha, 52Ltr under deck tank + 22Ltr reserve tank laminated in under seat in consol with change over valve, F.S consol + 2x jockey seats all wing backed, screen, 'A' frame with nav lights (blue light cause i do rescue work), auto builge pump, garmin 178c plotter/sounder + icom 601 dsc VHF, lower tubes in mill gray, upper in light gray, trailer.
Cost 16788.00 inc Vat.
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Old 26 March 2007, 16:37   #12
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Nice boat and fully loaded. Whats the blue light for ?
Hi Biggles,
I do a bit of part-time rescue work for surf events & for National Sailing Academy down here.
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Old 26 March 2007, 17:22   #13
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So that's what it looks like
Nice one.
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Old 26 March 2007, 17:35   #14
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So that's what it looks like
Nice one.
Hi Ian,
Shame i dident have a 3m longer garage cause i could have had one in adult size! Anyway you dont have time to sit on here typeing, you had better get a move on building that RIB now, it wont build itself will it.....see you friday.
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Old 26 March 2007, 18:00   #15
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Hi Spike.

Your Rib looks brilliant great layout, good colour match,looks easy to tow and launch. No prizes for guessing what your doing this weekend.
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Old 26 March 2007, 18:13   #16
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Hi Spike.

Your Rib looks brilliant great layout, good colour match,looks easy to tow and launch. No prizes for guessing what your doing this weekend.
Hi Crusoe,
Yeah 2000rpm for 1hr then 3000rpm 1hr then upto 4000rpm for 8hrs & then see how vertical i can get it.....wave jumping!!!!
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Old 26 March 2007, 19:09   #17
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sorry thought it was a 5.3 that is a great layout for that boat.

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Old 26 March 2007, 21:15   #18
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sorry thought it was a 5.3 that is a great layout for that boat.

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Hi James,
When i ordered it i had an inline one double F.S consol on order but as the order was delayed i thought id see if two single jockeys would go behind a single F.S consol & had them all trimmed down to keep the boat in proportion & changed the spec, it seems to have worked out very well & it does not feel or look to cramped at all. Im delighted with it. Well done Ribcraft.
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Old 26 March 2007, 21:28   #19
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Old 26 March 2007, 21:53   #20
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It's so... clean! Looks sharp...
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