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Old 14 March 2005, 10:08   #1
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What are the contact details of Crompton ?

Dear people,

Some weeks ago i ask you for a big rib... On this moment i found some but before i buy, i like to know more about the crompton ribs...

Now i like to call crompton for some details... But i dont received them

I contact this details :

Crompton Marine
109 Colville Road
Lowestoft
Suffolk
NR33 9RF
Phone: 01502 587111
Fax: 01502 587444

This are not working... i you have please give me the contact information for this moment !

Thanks

Pedro
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Old 14 March 2005, 10:17   #2
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Have you checked their website?
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Old 14 March 2005, 10:19   #3
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Yes i have, but one the site they don't write any contact detail...
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Old 14 March 2005, 13:01   #4
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Dear people,

Some weeks ago i ask you for a big rib... On this moment i found some but before i buy, i like to know more about the crompton ribs...

Now i like to call crompton for some details... But i dont received them

I contact this details :

Crompton Marine
109 Colville Road
Lowestoft
Suffolk
NR33 9RF
Phone: 01502 587111
Fax: 01502 587444

This are not working... i you have please give me the contact information for this moment !

Thanks

Pedro
I have sent you a PM with a couple of contact numbers
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Old 14 March 2005, 13:33   #5
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You could try HMP Slade, ask for Harry Grout.
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Old 14 March 2005, 13:47   #6
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Thanks for the reply's...

But no one of you has got the company phone numbers ??

I have some questions about the prices, time the need before delivery, and some questions more.....

So i think i can call them, and make a appointment asap... with the manager (mayby you've got his number )

Any way thanks for the reply's !

Cheers

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Old 14 March 2005, 13:54   #7
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CHris are they still in business, os i heard the rumour that Dirk is refering to
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Old 14 March 2005, 13:59   #8
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You could try contacting Trio Mouldings, (01489) 787887 I believe Bryn is in contact with them.
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Old 14 March 2005, 14:13   #9
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As a local i can say i've seen boats outside theyre place and the doors were open. but not sure if they were working or being cleared out
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Old 14 March 2005, 14:29   #10
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pedro give me a call on 01803 833309 or 07815 144269 and i will give you some numbers to call
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Old 14 March 2005, 15:52   #11
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pedro give me a call on 01803 833309 or 07815 144269 and i will give you some numbers to call
Why not just post them here? Is it secret information?

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Old 14 March 2005, 15:59   #12
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Why not just post them here? Is it secret information?

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Could just be Paul respects his customers confidentiality????

He obviously makes tubes for them because I spotted some of his/their boats on a lorry at the M5 services not long ago - pretty impressive too!!!
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Old 14 March 2005, 16:14   #13
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Crompton

Unusualy we took in a cropmton last year.

Many many calls for vessel history and coding info were made to Crompton with no reply.

The vessel was untraceable from our exhaustive calls to them and various authorities that may have dealt with them.

This of course does not mean that the vessel was not authentic but after so much effort we decided to pass the vessel to a professional dealer.

In my opinion the vessel seemed to be well found, though unusual lines/bow sheer but did have an unusual history with 50 odd hours on the clock but 5 years old and fitted with a blue flashing light !!

Our conclusions

1. This is the first and last second hand plus non Humber boat we will ever deal with.
2. I am led to belive that the company has experienced some "difficulties" but is possibly about to start trading again. In that case good luck as we can all suffer from problems but why in the meantime not have contact numbers or some help for existing boats ?
3. We would not be in a possition to recomend Crompton at all.

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Could just be Paul respects his customers confidentiality????
Maybe, but most companies in the business of selling things don't make their contact details confidential!

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Old 14 March 2005, 20:05   #15
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Maybe, but most companies in the business of selling things don't make their contact details confidential!

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They do when they have Crompton's recent history!!!! Obviously the company has had to be restructured somewhat!!!
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Old 15 March 2005, 03:58   #16
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are you a wind up

i say this because of your profile , alacantie , crompton , big rib,

if your not then i apoligise and sugest you go see the local dealer @ the mariner as they supplied a lot in the past especialy in black
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Old 15 March 2005, 14:14   #17
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firstly codprawn is correct i dont think it is right to give Neil Davisons mobile number to all and sundry secondly i did give Neil a call when Pedro first started to make enquiries and passed Neils number on to Pedro who does not seem to have made use of it , or given any contact details apart from an email address .Can pedro really be serious ?? Cromptons are still in production with both Henshaws and myself making and fitting tubes for them , they collected a 12.7mtr today and hopefully will be doing more in the future
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