Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 
Old 04 June 2007, 07:39   #1
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 127
New Tubes

The new tubes arrive tomorrow (4 weeks late) for our 5mtr tornado. We got them made up by Gemini. Anybody fitted these tubes before?
__________________

__________________
springtide66 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04 June 2007, 15:01   #2
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Dartmouth
Boat name: TIDEL III
Make: AVON SEARIDER
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 823
never fitted them but should be the same as gluing on any pvc tube ,phone if you want any advice (07815144269) it will be interesting to see how they last
__________________

__________________
paul tilley is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 04 June 2007, 16:09   #3
Member
 
adrian c's Avatar
 
Country: UK - England
Town: iow
Boat name: kaykan
Make: tornado 5.8
Length: 5m +
Engine: Evinrude 115 HO
MMSI: 235091895
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 92
Let us know how you get on I also have an ageing Tornado in need of a retube but iam hoping it will last out the summer!!

I have had some inner tubes from Gemini (also late in arriving) which are great for a temporary fix.

Hope you fit them ok any pics would be great.


adrian
__________________
adrian c is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06 June 2007, 03:29   #4
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 127
Quote:
Originally Posted by paul tilley View Post
never fitted them but should be the same as gluing on any pvc tube ,phone if you want any advice (07815144269) it will be interesting to see how they last
Paul,
Your offer is very much appreciated, you may regret saying it tho!!
No doubt we will be in touch!

Simon
__________________
springtide66 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06 June 2007, 03:31   #5
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 127
Quote:
Originally Posted by adrian c View Post
Let us know how you get on I also have an ageing Tornado in need of a retube but iam hoping it will last out the summer!!

I have had some inner tubes from Gemini (also late in arriving) which are great for a temporary fix.

Hope you fit them ok any pics would be great.


adrian
Adrian,
Watch this space! We will be posting pics & a few words to explain how we get on! If nothing else we might win 250 from You've Been Framed!!!
__________________
springtide66 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08 June 2007, 03:33   #6
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 127
Well we still havnt got the bloody tubes!

A 3 week turnaround has now been about 8 weeks!

Every excuse for late delivery latest is the carrier couldnt read a emailed address!!!!!

If the dont arrive today ill drive the 200 miles to get them and sit there till i get them!!
Be aware if your looking for new tubes!
__________________
springtide66 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08 June 2007, 07:40   #7
Member
 
Country: Sweden
Town: Stockholm
Make: KR7
Length: 7m +
Engine: Evinrude 150 H.O
Join Date: Aug 2005
Posts: 735
Paul next time maybe?
__________________
joakimhansson is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01 July 2007, 13:08   #8
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Birkenhead
Boat name: 09
Make: Humber
Length: 5m +
Engine: 60H.P. elpto
Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 3
new tubes

just been reading this thread, can anyone give me an idea of cost for my humber 5m to be re-tubed (hypalon), many thanks....Ray Rowland
__________________
mersey1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01 July 2007, 19:57   #9
Member
 
Country: Canada
Town: British Columbia
Make: Gemini
Length: 4m +
Engine: 40hp 2 str
Join Date: Oct 2003
Posts: 2,151
I believe BogMonster has a pretty good working knowledge regarding humber tube repair/replacement.
__________________
prairie tuber is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02 July 2007, 02:16   #10
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Dartmouth
Boat name: TIDEL III
Make: AVON SEARIDER
Join Date: Jun 2003
Posts: 823
just about to retube a 2 yr old gemini tubed rib !!!! tubes have been shot for 1 year
__________________

__________________
paul tilley is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off





Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:40.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.