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Old 14 March 2009, 06:09   #121
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aah the great misinformed 40 kts My Boy 40 knts .anyway im having my prop race tuned, (in other words im getting the damn thing repaired)

oh and the new fuel tank pics!!
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Old 14 March 2009, 08:03   #122
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Nice idea and well made by the looks of it.
What's that wire going into the deck?
Thats the one that leads to to the Hamster wheel [to power the faulse speedo!!]
So, another''cunning plan'' Baldric..... Looks good Matt.
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Old 14 March 2009, 08:30   #123
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Thats the one that leads to to the Hamster wheel [to power the faulse speedo!!]
So, another''cunning plan'' Baldric..... Looks good Matt.
OK OK give me a brake Take it's for the depth sounder?
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Old 19 March 2009, 04:51   #124
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Could be for the pitot tube for his speedo?
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Old 19 March 2009, 09:22   #125
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its the Transponder which is bonded into the Hull!!
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Old 19 March 2009, 10:11   #126
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aah the great misinformed 40 kts My Boy 40 knts .
Is lack of speed coming from the Searider hull design or is there something else ?
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Old 19 March 2009, 10:13   #127
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its the Transponder which is bonded into the Hull!!
Could have said something more interesting than that!!! Something like a mini warp engine or (edit so I don't end up in the bilges again!)
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first outing, went superbly, really pleased few adjustments needed but overall its a good un!!

Seven years on and two changes of owner later it's still a good un. Thanks Matt.

Also a big thanks to Chris and the guys at Henshaws that have just replaced the rubbing strakes that had seen some heavy use.
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Old 20 March 2016, 16:51   #129
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Ha ha nice one. I just happened to see it there last week. Has held together nicely.. !!

How does it go now?
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Ha ha nice one. I just happened to see it there last week. Has held together nicely.. !!

How does it go now?

Still goes really well. Got 37.5 knots out of it last summer with 2 people on board and I think it had a bit more left in it. Click image for larger version

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