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Old 21 August 2013, 12:00   #1
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Osprey Viper #Refurb# (oh dear here we go again)

when will i ever learn,

1996 osprey viper, just picked her up from falmouth,
its having the lot done,

rip it down to the ground,
new console and seating
re do floor get it all tidy hole free, and anti slip once new pods and console are glassed in)
fit larger fuel cell under deck,
flick it over and make good hull, scratched to hell and then some
nice v6 merc to go on the ass end,
full re-tube
powder coat the A- frame, (old school ali type nice n light tho)

been stood for some years but supprisingly I gave it a quick tickle with some solvent and it came fairly clean easily,,,
still want a re tube will make this look like new,,,,,,,,,,,,
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Old 21 August 2013, 12:10   #2
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Old 21 August 2013, 13:19   #3
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Nice one! Great ribs
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Old 21 August 2013, 13:23   #4
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I had one of those carburated Mariner 150s once, gawd it was a thirsty beast.

Looks like an awesome project.
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Old 21 August 2013, 14:11   #5
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I had one of those carburated Mariner 150s once, gawd it was a thirsty beast.

Looks like an awesome project.
Lol so the 200hp sitting in my garage will be even more thirsty then
In all honest I prefer the ease of build and self repair as opposed to paying crazy dealer prices when they go wrong,
That little extra bit of fuel is worth it to me
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Old 21 August 2013, 14:13   #6
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Lol so the 200hp sitting in my garage will be even more thirsty then
Twoooooooo Hundred What size is the Viper?
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Old 21 August 2013, 15:34   #7
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Twoooooooo Hundred What size is the Viper?
5.75m

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Old 21 August 2013, 15:45   #8
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Shoulda given me a shout, could've had a pint. I've never seen that rig in Fal.
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Old 22 August 2013, 00:10   #9
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Shoulda given me a shout, could've had a pint. I've never seen that rig in Fal.
Been stood up for 2 years unused, lol I stole it , was advertised with inflatable canoes and things not in correct place

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/1610832512...84.m1431.l2649
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Old 22 August 2013, 00:21   #10
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Twoooooooo Hundred What size is the Viper?
575 or there abouts
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How Much!!!!??:Not Bad whistling:

Just dont let tamagotchi near it..
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Old 22 August 2013, 02:20   #12
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Nugent, you overtook me yesterday, somewhere on the A30 or M5. Orange and grey sib behind the ancient land rover.
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Old 22 August 2013, 04:06   #13
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Nugent, you overtook me yesterday, somewhere on the A30 or M5. Orange and grey sib behind the ancient land rover.
Arr yes I remember it, I was not really going that fast osifer

Took me 5 bloody hrs
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Old 22 August 2013, 08:01   #14
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Talk about falling in a bucket of poo and coming out like a mars bar,,


Osprey Mr Mike, has just confirmed my boats history supplied as a 6.4 mtr with a twin engine set up, few years later transom modified by Mike and Ralph,to take a single engine


It's a 6.2 / 6.4 they was never that fussy in the early years with exact measurements, kin result !
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Old 23 August 2013, 07:47   #15
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Bigger hoss


Do not worry that steering is going
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Old 23 August 2013, 08:10   #17
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What a great project!!
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That tank looks bigger than 40 lt, more like 90 lt!
Not wasting any time on it the, what seating you putting in it?

Just seen your for sale add for the tank, thought it looked bigger!
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That tank looks bigger than 40 lt, more like 90 lt!
Not wasting any time on it the, what seating you putting in it?

Just seen your for sale add for the tank, thought it looked bigger!
Yep think it was typo on the add, shat my self cutting console out around it , fecker was full to the brim, trust my car to be derv powered
Left my camera at work she is up side down now being feckled lots
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