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Old 02 June 2012, 10:02   #61
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Old 02 June 2012, 13:47   #62
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We finished the flag on Windjet and mine is ready to go, gonna be an early start but looking forward to it.

... no idea why it up side down!!
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... no idea why it up side down!!
Its to keep the rain off
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It's not going to rain!!!
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How did you do that?
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The first time I went to manage attachments they weren't there, then tried again and they were and managed to re up load it.
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Old 03 June 2012, 06:14   #68
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We finished the flag on Windjet and mine is ready to go, gonna be an early start but looking forward to it.

... no idea why it up side down!!
Just spotted you.
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Old 03 June 2012, 08:59   #71
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Seems like kind of a big boat to tow behind a smallish car. Don't know if I'd be comfortable with that set up.
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Old 03 June 2012, 15:10   #73
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Seems like kind of a big boat to tow behind a smallish car. Don't know if I'd be comfortable with that set up.
No problem if it's balanced right. That car prob has a 1800 kg capacity and a 6.5 Osprey weighs in at 1600. I towed my engineless new Vipermax from Wolverhampton to Weymouth with my A3 quite happily.
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Seems like kind of a big boat to tow behind a smallish car. Don't know if I'd be comfortable with that set up.
Allroad would pull that along nicely, probably a 2.5 V6 TDI with 4wd. 2100kg max though would probably only be rated to tow a third of that across the pond.

I was looking at a patriot recently, Rated to 1500kgs in Europe and 1000lb (450kg) in the US.
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Seems like kind of a big boat to tow behind a smallish car. Don't know if I'd be comfortable with that set up.
Us Brits, we are crazeeeee!!
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It's on a single axle so it won't be that bad.
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No problem if it's balanced right. That car prob has a 1800 kg capacity and a 6.5 Osprey weighs in at 1600. I towed my engineless new Vipermax from Wolverhampton to Weymouth with my A3 quite happily.
If his limit is 1800, I'd guess he's over the limit. The trailer itself, engine,Twin batteries, possibly full tanks, gear, anchor, chain, oil, etc etc it all adds up!

It'll pull it, just wouldn't be legal.
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Lots of wet Ribnetters.....


What an amazing Day, big thank you to Chris and his team, they did an excellent job.
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