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Old 22 November 2010, 11:13   #1
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New RIB needs insurance

Hi All,

This is my first post. I've just bought a used 2006 Avon Adventure 400 with Suzuki 25hp 4 stroke. It's my first toe in the water with a RIB having had sailing boats for years. Can anyone recommend a good insurance company for RIBs please? I paid 4.5k for the package and want to insure for around that value.

All advice welcome!

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Old 22 November 2010, 11:28   #2
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Hi All,

This is my first post. I've just bought a used 2006 Avon Adventure 400 with Suzuki 25hp 4 stroke. It's my first toe in the water with a RIB having had sailing boats for years. Can anyone recommend a good insurance company for RIBs please? I paid 4.5k for the package and want to insure for around that value.

All advice welcome!

Cheers,

Paul
Porthcawl have always served me well on Price and service on a recent claim. I have my 2006 Adventure 400 in Chrstchurch too( among other things) - is yours the one that was outside 'the boathouse' ?

An ideal boat for round there

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Old 22 November 2010, 11:32   #3
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I, like PeterM, cant speak too highly of Porthcawl who are currently handling a claim for me.
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Old 22 November 2010, 12:15   #4
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Porthcawl for me too. I Insure for total cost rather than market value.
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Old 22 November 2010, 12:27   #5
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Well I'll be different Euromarine for me I have had a good service from them for many years. But it is all down to personal needs and wants so do a trawl on the net and see who meets your needs and couple that up with the feedback from the guys on here and make your choice.
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Old 22 November 2010, 12:31   #6
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Porthcawl have always served me well on Price and service on a recent claim. I have my 2006 Adventure 400 in Chrstchurch too( among other things) - is yours the one that was outside 'the boathouse' ?

An ideal boat for round there

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I did look at that one but decided the engine was a bit more than I needed (it has a 50hp two stroke). Thanks for the advice.
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Old 22 November 2010, 12:40   #7
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Porthcawl for me too ..... we should sort out a discount with them for Ribnet members ?
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Old 22 November 2010, 12:44   #8
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Bishop Skinner for me, sorted out my claim for busting the collar no bother.
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Old 22 November 2010, 14:41   #9
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