View Poll Results: What is the main reason you haven't bought a Gecko?
don't see the need 24 40.00%
too expensive 19 31.67%
not comfortable enough 3 5.00%
don't like the looks 4 6.67%
other (tell us below) 10 16.67%
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Old 07 December 2006, 10:34   #11
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Re discounts:

I was chatting to someone from the RNLI South Broads lifeboat station last summer about Geckos. According to him the RNLI pay full price for them as Gecko arn't too keen on discounts.
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Old 07 December 2006, 11:18   #12
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I would love to own some Geckos, I have ordered four but unfortunately they cant get them to me before the end of January. :-(
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Old 07 December 2006, 13:31   #14
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Why the purpose of this thread John?

Are you going to do new line of RIBnet Helmets at discount prices
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Old 07 December 2006, 14:02   #16
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Gaff helmet (not sure of spelling are pretty good ) are you the new dealer Jon
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Gaff helmet (not sure of spelling are pretty good ) are you the new dealer Jon
You mean a Garff I've had it on good authority that he has a small Helmet
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Old 07 December 2006, 14:18   #18
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You mean a Garff I've had it on good authority that he has a small Helmet
yew leev mi helmit owt ov itt lannky.

yew wudunt lyke a powke inn de fkin iye wiv itt i cann tel yew

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yew wudunt lyke a powke inn de fkin iye wiv itt i cann tel yew

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