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Old 20 November 2009, 17:01   #11
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Cheers Chewy, 'friad I've already seen all of them, but appreciate the effort :-)

http://www.boatsandoutboards.co.uk/view/F218614 - Engine too big (running costs too high)

http://www.boatsandoutboards.co.uk/view/RFT160 - Engine too big

http://www.boatsandoutboards.co.uk/view/F217467 - Possible, but VERY long way to go to view. (Cornwall to Scotland!)

http://www.boatsandoutboards.co.uk/view/MOR408 - Engine too big

http://www.boatsandoutboards.co.uk/view/F213651 - Engine too big

http://www.boatsandoutboards.co.uk/view/JAY588 - Engine too big

http://www.boatsandoutboards.co.uk/view/F219429 - Condition not great - patches on tube, but price good!

http://www.boatsandoutboards.co.uk/view/YAM079 - Possible, but VERY long way to go to view.

http://www.boatsandoutboards.co.uk/view/F218451 - Possible, but VERY long way to go to view.

http://www.boatsandoutboards.co.uk/view/F218227 - VERY tempting, been trying to arrange a viewing. (May have already sold)

http://www.boatsandoutboards.co.uk/view/DBO120 - Need a centre console.
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http://www.boatsandoutboards.co.uk/view/F215579

Taken this one for a test drive, very overpowerd and stern heavy - other than that great boat! :-) think I would have bought it with a 30 or 40hp on.
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Old 20 November 2009, 17:04   #13
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I know alot of people who buy them for the fact they fit in most garages.
They are popular to people wanting a rib to fit in to there garage and also a popular little safety boat.
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Old 20 November 2009, 17:06   #14
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The 60hp is too big due to fuel costs but the 40hp two stroke is ok?
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Good point ;-) weight is a consideration for us too. We launch across a soft sandy beach, and often need to land in surf so ideally looking for an engine with manual tilt and trim.
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Good point ;-) weight is a consideration for us too. We launch across a soft sandy beach, and often need to land in surf so ideally looking for an engine with manual tilt and trim.
Why manual trim and tilt, do you run it up the beach?
My SR has a couple of patches but holds air well.
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When we have to yes, not ideal I know.

We're likely to be using and abusing the RIB, so really want to start with one without patches so there's plenty of room for my own ;-)
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Old 20 November 2009, 17:21   #18
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When we have to yes, not ideal I know.

We're likely to be using and abusing the RIB, so really want to start with one without patches so there's plenty of room for my own ;-)
I know I'm bias but I'd get an old SR if I thought it was going to be run up a beach.
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At 4k for the assault and probably less if you put an offer in. you will struggle to get another 2006 boat. From memory, I think it has a roller trailer. move the console forward and change the engine if need be.
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Dear liz

I have an Avon searider SRM4 Metre Deluxe Rib for sale on a trailer with a 50 Hp Mariner engine all in good condition.

Please let me know if your interested

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