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Old 19 March 2014, 06:17   #31
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You don't hang around Chris, do you! Great looking colour scheme, keep the pictures coming.
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Old 19 March 2014, 06:51   #32
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Hopefully up and running by the weekend, then off to get the Aframe fitted and a cover made so end of next week maybe
Round Anglesey to Conwy on Easter week end with 38 other boats would be a great shake down trip
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Old 19 March 2014, 09:24   #33
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Round Anglesey to Conwy on Easter week end with 38 other boats would be a great shake down trip
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Old 19 March 2014, 09:27   #34
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So how come you're wearing factory fodder rather than, something a little more bespoke?
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Old 19 March 2014, 10:55   #35
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So how come you're wearing factory fodder rather than, something a little more bespoke?
Eh??
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Old 05 April 2014, 14:51   #36
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Just had the sea trial in the Solent after getting the e-tec pdi'd at Southcoast Marine....

Big grins ear to ear... the performance from the e-tec can only be described as Savage !!! 53 knots across the tide and out of the hole performance is incredible..
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Old 05 April 2014, 15:19   #37
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Just had the sea trial in the Solent after getting the e-tec pdi'd at Southcoast Marine....

Big grins ear to ear... the performance from the e-tec can only be described as Savage !!! 53 knots across the tide and out of the hole performance is incredible..
nice bit of kit Looey thats a gud click across the tide
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Old 05 April 2014, 15:51   #38
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Awesome engine!
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Chris,
it sounds like this may be very helpful at them speeds

fabricated as requested, please call before you arrive on monday, a smy MD is here,
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Old 06 April 2014, 03:08   #40
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Ed you absolute diamond!... I was dreading having to make a screen from scratch.

Look forward to seeing it and catching up on Monday.
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