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Old 13 May 2016, 07:35   #1
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Tailor made cover for Zodiac rib - North West/ Wales

Hi All

The current zodiac cover on my Pro Open 550 is getting a bit and I'm looking for a replacement. Whilst the Zodiac one has lasted well (7 years) its not ideal as it sits on top of the tubes so I presume is more of a mooring cover. The wind gets underneath it meaning it flaps around and although it stays fairly dry, it doesn't stay that clean.

Any recommendations for tailor made covers in the North West/ North Wales?

Doing a search Quayside leisure get good reviews but just wondering if there is anyone closer?

Easy enough to take the existing cover there but I really want one that will wrap the tubes too so someone probably need to have the RIB with them too...

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Old 13 May 2016, 12:21   #2
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Have seen a lot of boats in north wales with Brooke's covers

http://www.brookestarpaulins.co.uk/b...ba2f8aa-3.html
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Old 13 May 2016, 16:39   #3
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RIB Covers and more - SeaSwan Products

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try DEL tarpaulins on miller bridge industrial estate bottom of balliol road bootle by dock road, take your old cover in he will make a copy.
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Old 16 May 2016, 17:53   #5
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Hi. I've just had a cover made by Brooke's for my Zodiac 550 pro open . The fit is spot on. I dropped the boat off at 8:30 and collected about 3pm . Great service!
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Brookes are very good. Mine is 8 years old on a 6m Humber and no issues.
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Thanks for all the messages and sorry for my slow response.

It sounds like Brookes is the way to go but will also speak to DEL in Bootle.

Gasman- you have a PM. Couple of questions if you don't mind RE you Pro Open and cover etc.

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RIB Covers and more - SeaSwan Products

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Old 08 June 2016, 13:08   #10
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Hi. I've just had a cover made by Brooke's for my Zodiac 550 pro open . The fit is spot on. I dropped the boat off at 8:30 and collected about 3pm . Great service!
Do you have any photos with the cover on because Ive got a Pro550 open with a suzuki 90hp on it and have been thinking of getting a sexy new cover.
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