Thanks for the kind offer Nauti Buoy, I've never launched in Chichester. I'll let you know if I come over.
Its not really the launching and recovery that bothers me, I do that on my own when I just have my kids with me, although its very hard work and they do stay with the boat whilst I park the car and trailer etc.
Its about not having another boat around first proper time out with the new engine.
As I said I'm probably worrying for nothing, however some company would be nice, even if it was just somebody along for the ride who could help out if it conks out.
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