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Old 28 May 2006, 14:01   #1
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Town: Principalite d'Chaos
Boat name: The Nashers Revenge!
Make: Ocean & Bombard
Length: 6m +
Engine: Suzi DT200EFI, DT9.9
MMSI: "Mmmmm SI" she said!
Join Date: Jan 2004
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What happened to?

When I was looking to replace my trusty Flatacraft Force4 with a bigger RIB and ended up buying my Ocean 6.25 I went to look at a Cobra that was for sale just outside Nottingham.

It was advertised as a 6M, but was at least a 7.5 when I got there, and was powered by two 1980's 85HP Suzukis.
The trailer it was on was massive, and could have been mistaken for a low-loader. It had an Orange hull with Black tubes and was fitted with a huge A-Frame with all the gear including a self-righting set.

Unfortunatly the pictures on the advert had been taken two years before, and the whole craft was now in a very sorry state.
I really wanted to take it on, but it was bigger than I wanted, the two 85HP engines would not have given it much performance, and the guy selling just wanted too much for a boat that needed a complete rebuild.

Did anybody on here buy it, or know where it ended up?

It was a good looking boat, and if it was the right price I'd have loved to have taken it on as a project.

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