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Old 15 July 2009, 18:32   #21
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Originally Posted by neilda View Post
I guess so - but having seen how they cut through clamps on another video here a while back, I was wondering what else you could do.
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Old 16 July 2009, 02:13   #22
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When I am looking at boats in yards I don't think it's a problem to be a approached and asked my intentions, in fact I see it as a good thing. In the yard I worked at I would always keep an eye out for unfamiliar vehicles and note the plates down. I would have no problem approaching strangers either.

We had stuff stolen from the workshop and the yard manager saw the van during the theft but thought it was me (common transit van) so didn't investigate further. He didn't make the same mistake twice. They had the cheek to return a few days later and this time he locked the gates and trapped them inside.

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Old 16 July 2009, 09:44   #23
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Originally Posted by Nos4r2 View Post

Steyr HS .50 and a high vantage point...
effective but there would be too much forensic evidence to clean up, and the possibility of skull fragments damaging your boat
I am usually not as green as i am cabbage looking.
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Old 16 July 2009, 11:48   #24
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One note of advice - if you get stuff nicked - and its insured, and therefore replaced , DONT just use the same security again on the 'new thing'. The pros will wait until its replaced with shiny new stuff paid for by insurers & then nick it again.

Seen it happen & you feel really really bad for the victims .

( however I would happily drop anyone I caught theiving ANYONES boat - about 4 miles south of the needles & see how well they can swim - I had a SIB stolen , but I recovered by driving very fast on my jetski and scaring the thieves - about 14 years old - into running off . Just didn't want to leave the SIB & ski abandoned to chase any further than the river bank !)

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Old 16 July 2009, 17:31   #25
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Originally Posted by Dirk Diggler View Post
Probably just a harmless nutter then
Oh you are naughty

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just remember .... breath nice an slow.... before the hammer goes down

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