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Old 07 February 2012, 08:33   #21
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...they want stripey blue seats, a toilet, cooker and some trim birds to go out with on a nice warm day...
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Old 07 February 2012, 09:37   #22
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They are like that Jock off Glee
WTF is Glee?? Is it some poncy tv show watched by moisturising blokes with leeeesure RIBS?? I've got grey toobs, orange hull AND a Landrover, should I get counseling?
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Old 07 February 2012, 09:53   #23
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Make it a group session can you??
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Old 07 February 2012, 09:53   #24
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I've got grey toobs, orange hull AND a Landrover, should I get counseling?
Over compensating for something? We could start you off with some of the blue stripey and move towards a retube and then an Evoque. Not sure if you'll ever be suitable for the trim birds though...not that far North.
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Old 07 February 2012, 09:58   #25
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Yeah willk you're right. I just momentarily forgot that everyone's ribbing is in a force eight in the Irish sea.
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WTF is Glee?? Is it some poncy tv show watched by moisturising blokes with leeeesure RIBS?? I've got grey toobs, orange hull AND a Landrover, should I get counseling?
Now with that combo you will be in real trouble!

Seek counselling ASAP
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Old 07 February 2012, 10:04   #27
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Make it a group session can you??
You had better count me in then. I have sold the Pac22 and bought a Ribeye 785S and I also drive a Range Rover.
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Over compensating for something? We could start you off with some of the blue stripey and move towards a retube and then an Evoque. Not sure if you'll ever be suitable for the trim birds though...not that far North.
Maybe Ribeye should also get VB onboard for some styling tips. Perhaps a Versace Ltd Edition special.
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Grey toobs, mun - GREY, GREY, GREY - Searider stylee.

Only posh Seariders had Orange toobs and Nick, the OP, has one with Sooper-posh White toobs. Now they are like Royalty.
Yep took me years to find such a beauty
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Here she is.
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You had better count me in then. I have sold the Pac22 and bought a Ribeye 785S and I also drive a Range Rover.
Now doesn’t that feel better getting it off your chest?
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Old 07 February 2012, 10:44   #32
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Over compensating for something? We could start you off with some of the blue stripey and move towards a retube and then an Evoque. Not sure if you'll ever be suitable for the trim birds though...not that far North.
Nooooooo, anything but an Evoke I'm an engineer, not an hairdresser.

Hi, I'm Dave & I drive a Landrover
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Welcome Dave, I'm Nick & own a Ribeye, sailing dinghy & a Land rover!
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Welcome Dave, I'm Nick & own a Ribeye, sailing dinghy & a Land rover!
Jeesus, I thought I had problems

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You had better count me in then. I have sold the Pac22 and bought a Ribeye 785S and I also drive a Range Rover.
Would that be 'Mustard'?,
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Two Land Rovers (one military), owned a Searider and am actively looking for an ex-RNLI Y class....



No use moaning about perceived anti-this boat/that boat on a boat forum - every forum in the world has discussions like this - the interweb is just a load of opinions, most of them bollox.

Some people like blue-water boats, some like proper UK boats, live and let live....

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certainly a fast growing thread.

Indeed, horses for courses. A Pac 22 to a ribeye! Isn't that one extreme to the other. You may well end up in the middle somewhere!

As for 120hp on a 6m boat. If it's family fun with 4 aboard, picnic and drinks whilst dragging a skier, still think it's borderline. It'll be working hard to pull a fat teenager out of the wet stuff or swing him on the end of a ringo.

What i have found though, is that whatever the make of boat you go for, it's the colour that's most telling. If you keep it in the garage and use it for posing with ladies, buy a white one (with a blue stripe or two). If you think you are the SAS with a blackshadow, buy a black one. If you think you are the rnli, buy one with at least some orange on. Or if you are like me and use it as a bouy, well, pick your meaning and buy accodingly... red or green channel marker, cardinal, etc

Whats good on here is that the moderators allow a little banter but stops proper trolling by idiots. If the thread drifts too much, it goes elsewhere from that point. Excellent work and thank you to the moderators!!
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Some people like blue-water boats, some like proper UK boats, live and let live....

Yep I can live with it & seeing as I have been a member for 8 years now I'm well aware how it works but the Ribeye bashing by some dose get a bit tiresome!
If I really took any notice I would not have just bought one!
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Funny one that, Paul. I can't seriously ever remember seeing a green rib. Seen every other colour, even yellowbut not green.
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Funny one that, Paul. I can't seriously ever remember seeing a green rib.
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