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Old 23 February 2010, 11:41   #1
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Ultimate Upgrades

OK I'll admit it's research for an article I'm doing!

What is your top 5 ultimate upgrades from what you have - obviously this is based on what you have and what you would sensibly add to your boat - also what do you think is the absolute upgrade (Once you've got your dream boat).

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Old 23 February 2010, 11:43   #2
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Old 23 February 2010, 11:53   #3
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OK I'll admit it's research for an article I'm doing!

What is your top 5 ultimate upgrades from what you have - obviously this is based on what you have
A frame for the Humber oh and Tubes for the 5.4 would be nice.


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and what you would sensibly add to your boat - also what do you think is the absolute upgrade (Once you've got your dream boat).
hot tub
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Old 23 February 2010, 12:07   #4
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Plotter with AIS / 2- way DSC / Navtex (why have to stop & listen hard when you can read the weather forecast at leisure?), sounder, and a big enough console to mount them all on. Anchor well would be handy. As might a transom with a bigger weight capacity!

I guess what I need is to trade it in for an O-Pro 2m Beam - i.e the same boat with all the extra features!
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Old 23 February 2010, 12:27   #5
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A newer more fuel efficient engine has to be top of the list for all of us on a tight budget, plus Ullman or similar sprung seating.

Followed by an extra day in the weekend called boatday so I can actually get time to use it.

Oh, and yes, a big F**k off multifunction head unit for chartplotter, fishfinder etc.

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Followed by an extra day in the weekend called boatday so I can actually get time to use it.
you'll need to come up with a better name for it - I rarely see Sun on Sunday or do much Sitting on Saturday!
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A decent diesel outboard.

For the SR4 it would be a console that maximises all of the internal space.
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Old 23 February 2010, 13:18   #9
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My upgrade would be to not have to pay vat on a new boat tax on tax on tax
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Wouldn't everyone would take an ullman seat or two and fit it/them to any rib they had?!!
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