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Old 14 December 2014, 22:13   #1
Country: UK - England
Town: winchester
Boat name: Free At Last
Make: Avon Searider
Length: 4m +
Engine: Yamaha 25hp-4 Stroke
Join Date: Sep 2014
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Introduction from Hampshire UK

Hi fellow RIB owners. Recently purchased a used 4m AvonSearider with 25hp 4stroke Yamaha.(which needed some updating and kitting out.) With the assistance of some good friends its now wired up with auxiliary for small chart plotter/fishfinder etc.Did its first launch last Sunday at Hamble,Southampton (sea trail before the warranty ran out) definitely a rethink on the public slipway i used....but was, other than that, a successful outing-albeit stupidly cold.
blipped it momentarily to 21.9knts. Just searching for extra jockey seating/stainless steel back frames to accommodate my 2 boys. May have to wait for the 1st of the boat jumbles in the spring. Got my RYA level2 & just completed a vhf radio license course on Friday. Anyway.. anyone who has any tips/advice that they want give,feel free,it'll be appreciated.

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Old 14 December 2014, 22:31   #2
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Country: UK - England
Town: Ashton-under-Lyne Lancs
Boat name: IMOGEN
Make: Air-Craft 5.4
Length: 5m +
Engine: Suzuki df70a
MMSI: 235087492
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Hi and welcome to RIBnet. Plenty searider owners on here who I am sure will be along soon to welcome you into their club

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Old 15 December 2014, 11:26   #3
Country: UK - England
Town: Bristol
Make: Ribcraft
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Welcome!! was that the SR4 from BHG?
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