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Old 12 September 2005, 03:01   #1
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Speed

I'm wandering what speed can be made by very fast ribs.
I don't mean the racers but the privat crafts.

Currently I own a Lynx that makes a 102 kilometer an hour but there must be other ribs that can do better ?
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Old 12 September 2005, 04:39   #2
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64 mph in a crowded waterway (Solent) is quite enough for me thanks! At that speed the water is like concrete.
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Old 12 September 2005, 06:27   #3
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The Pascoe SR9 has to be one of the fastest leisure RIBS

http://www.pascoeinternational.com/page/range2a

Cant remember top speed but probably about 95mph or 153kmh
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Old 12 September 2005, 06:45   #4
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as fast as your pocket allowes
is thye anseer i know private non race boats that top 100mph
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Old 12 September 2005, 23:47   #5
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http://fbdesign.it/a38rib.php

http://fbdesign.it/a42rib.php

http://fbdesign.it/a55rib.php

The FB Design RIB 38, Techno 40, and RIB 55 are all right up there as well. I like the idea of a 55 foot RIB that can go over 70 knots The 38 footer can get on plane from standstill within 3 seconds and hit 52 knots within 8 seconds.
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