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Old 16 June 2004, 11:02   #11
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worth 17,500 to 20,000 or am I mad?
Very tempting
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Well, remember that an auction defines the value of an item - it will go for as much as anyone's prepared to pay for it.

It's a 6year old 7.5m RIB from a reputable manufacturer, with a carburetted 2-stroke that's of modest power for the boat and will be a bit thirsty. Fuel tank's a decent size, but it won't have a great range with that old engine. 15-16k I reckon, as long as boat, engine and trailer are in very good condition. An A-frame could cost you the thick end of 500 and a full trailer service as much again (4-wheels). Simple steering problems can also similarly eat away large wads of cash.
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Old 17 June 2004, 06:43   #12
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Looks like it was not to be!
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"The seller ended this listing early because the item is no longer available for sale. "
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Old 17 June 2004, 07:28   #13
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I would have thought that this would be a better boat: http://www.rib.net/forum/showthread.php?t=4762
Ok it doesn't sound as glamarous as a Revenger, but I reckon it would go just as well and it's a lot newer.

(You weren't going to bid on it without a sea trial were you?)
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