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Old 16 September 2013, 12:25   #1
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Powerboat & Rib Magazine

Im in a grumpy mood today, why is it that I subscribed to this magazine in may this year on the premis that subsrcibing would be a good idea, thinking I would get early copy of mag etc and yet I still haven't got the latest through my door but I could buy one over the counter at a local newsagents or my local marina shop and the digital version is still not online. Bahh Humbug ... Mr Grump
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Old 16 September 2013, 12:28   #2
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No you are right we been talking about the same thing this weekend
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Old 16 September 2013, 13:41   #3
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Don't judge, the guys that post them out have been busy on a jolly challenge around Ireland this month. Even the guy who won the race had major sponsorship from the likes of Mazda was a day late finishing… things will just be a bit slower this month, probably!
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Old 16 September 2013, 16:16   #4
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Exactly why I didn't renew my subscription..
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Old 16 September 2013, 16:47   #5
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Me too, and there was never a unbiased review in the magazine.

Completely appreciate that print media works by getting companies to advertise, but they never even make a decent review of kit or boats
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They've got David Marsh writing for them now which should be interesting. Of course the smart move would be to make him the editor but I can't see that happening any time soon!
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I assume the copy we're all waiting for will have a preview of Southampton Boat Show in it
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Old 17 September 2013, 04:41   #8
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I assume the copy we're all waiting for will have a preview of Southampton Boat Show in it
LOL, I like it .... maybe what we need is a Ribnet magazine, with people from ribnet submitting articles etc, maybe quarterly, might be fun ?

Could include comeptitions, pics of the ugliest rib, the best project rib done up, top tips, etc etc
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Old 17 September 2013, 04:44   #9
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LOL, I like it .... maybe what we need is a Ribnet magazine, with people from ribnet submitting articles etc, maybe quarterly, might be fun ?

Could include comeptitions, pics of the ugliest rib, the best project rib done up, top tips, etc etc
Can I do the problem page, pleeeaaase

"Dear Dave........"
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Me too. Regretting subscription and still waiting....
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