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Old 26 November 2003, 04:49   #11
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Watch out on the PIC paperwork, well I expect it applies to all polices, just I noticed it on my policy.
I specified that I wanted my old boat covered at home, on a swinging mooring etc unmanned.
Paper work came back with only covered for 3hrs unmanned unless on a professionally run marina.
So no cruising etc.

So like all things look at the detail!

Did you get the message about your old delta?
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Old 26 November 2003, 04:53   #12
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Thanks for those names, numbers and email address.
I`ll try some of them today.

Got to agree with Charles on the wording of the policies. I have pretty high expectations of what services companies provide.

Having said that there is no reason why we all shouldn`t have high expectations of the insurance brokers.

I`m planning on going with Bishop Skinner on their RYA Advantage scheme if the one people have suggested dont work out cheaper.

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What message about Delta?

Dover Coasties found it washed up last week, minus driver.

He was carrying out dubious evening cruises in the Channel and flipped it. (How in Gods name to you flip a boat like that???)

They were on the phone to me all morning cause the old SSR numbers were still printed on. Luckly I kept the guys number in my mobile and they were able to find him safe and sound on a bigger boat in the Channel.

You come to your own conclusions!

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Old 26 November 2003, 05:16   #14
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Sounds like quite a story!

- assume you had sold the Delta? (for cash, used notes?!?)
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Yep,
My Delta went for used scottish tenners with no consecutive serial numbers. The guy claimed to have just finished some work up in Scotland.

The relief when the Bank said the money wasn`t "funny money" and paid it into my account was unbelievable.

Mind you its paid for my new baby so cant complain!

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Have now been turned down by Colin Curtis and Craft Insure 'cause my hull design speed (!) is over 50 Knots! Any suggestions?
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Have now been turned down by Colin Curtis and Craft Insure 'cause my hull design speed (!) is over 50 Knots! Any suggestions?
What a load of twaddle, my speed is in excess of this and I am insured by them ??
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Newton Crum wont insure me. My boats too fast!

The risk is not that great? Surely the boats value and it Gucci appeal make it more of a risk?

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So Mr Kharn didn't pass on the message, humm have to talk to Ghengis about that.
So how fast it the current beast ? and what prey tell did you get out of the last set up?
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Jelly,
My old Delta with the monsterously thirsty 140hp hanging on the back got a nice 34kts. But in fairness its was 34kts in just about any sea. (Delta's are the best hull available - anybody else who says differently is lying)

My new boats down to 5.5m from a rather large (Too big to tow behind a golf) 6.7m. Its in brand new condition and ex Scotish National Heritage (therefore spent its life in a garage) It has the maximum rated 150Hp Mariner Optimax Offshore for a Humber Ocean Pro and a tidy console with loads of gizmos inc colour GPS plotter.

Unfortunately I`m driving up to Ullapool over the weekend to pick it up. It absolutely miles so Dave W is driving up from Plymouth to London then up to Lancashire to spell me on the driving - what a star! (Secretly I know he wants to sample a night out in Blackburn and the meat market of the local club)


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