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Old 15 October 2013, 16:38   #11
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Think the designer was a Star Trek fan...lol

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Old 15 October 2013, 16:47   #12
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That's some size of toilet roll

And you'd be sitting in a mess afterwards because they forgot to put a hole in the seat.
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Old 15 October 2013, 16:47   #13
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Zippy is the closest
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Old 15 October 2013, 16:57   #14
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Underpowered ! 18 knots max it probably will not plane at a sensible cruise rpm. Needs another 100+ hp....
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Old 15 October 2013, 17:07   #15
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It's a heck of a lot of bote for the money, apart from being fugly.
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Old 15 October 2013, 17:21   #16
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I sort of like it, must have cost a fortune to put together!
But that helming position look like you wouldn't bugger all apart from ahead
Agreed on a lot of boat for the money.
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Old 15 October 2013, 17:23   #17
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I'm guessing that it's the prototype that they had on show at Seawork in 2010

Seawork 2010

I wonder if any more ever got built?
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Old 16 October 2013, 07:35   #18
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HMS 'BUCK ROGERS' should indeed have a bigger engine or twin jets... 18 knots on a 6LPA.....she must be really heavy (displacement of 5 MT?). It would make a really cool ambulance in Venice though.
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Old 16 October 2013, 08:05   #19
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Interesting concept, a rib with a boot.

Styling is bit odd, front end from an x wing fighter and the back end from a Vauxhall Victor, some nice light clusters would finish up the back end.

Might be handy for shallow water survey work?
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