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Old 15 October 2013, 14:57   #1
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Old 15 October 2013, 15:09   #2
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I'll start. Yuk!
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Old 15 October 2013, 15:23   #3
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it doesnt know what it wants to be - its neither for leisure or a workboat.
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Old 15 October 2013, 15:24   #4
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Looks like some form of cruise liner tender to me. Hideous.
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Old 15 October 2013, 15:25   #5
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I like it
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Old 15 October 2013, 15:28   #6
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Lol... Actually i kind of like it...

Its like the bastard love child if an inter-city 125 train, and a portakabin :-)

The highway maintenance chevrons need to go though and i bet the viz is pretty poor from the helm... Some serious lateral blind spots going on there.

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Old 15 October 2013, 15:31   #7
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Yeh I agree Simon , also suspension seats would be a lot better and the helm could be set a bit higher.
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Old 15 October 2013, 15:33   #8
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Some sort of rya medical support boat form that there games thing of last year?

I quite like it!
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Old 15 October 2013, 15:34   #9
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18 kts max, really.........
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Old 15 October 2013, 15:37   #10
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That's some size of toilet roll

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Old 15 October 2013, 15:38   #11
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Think the designer was a Star Trek fan...lol

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Old 15 October 2013, 15:47   #12
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That's some size of toilet roll

And you'd be sitting in a mess afterwards because they forgot to put a hole in the seat.
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Old 15 October 2013, 15:47   #13
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Zippy is the closest
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Old 15 October 2013, 15:57   #14
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Underpowered ! 18 knots max it probably will not plane at a sensible cruise rpm. Needs another 100+ hp....
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Old 15 October 2013, 16:07   #15
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It's a heck of a lot of bote for the money, apart from being fugly.
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Old 15 October 2013, 16:21   #16
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I sort of like it, must have cost a fortune to put together!
But that helming position look like you wouldn't bugger all apart from ahead
Agreed on a lot of boat for the money.
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Old 15 October 2013, 16:23   #17
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I'm guessing that it's the prototype that they had on show at Seawork in 2010

http://www.rib.net/forum/f16/seawork-2010-a-36450.html

I wonder if any more ever got built?
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Old 16 October 2013, 06:35   #18
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HMS 'BUCK ROGERS' should indeed have a bigger engine or twin jets... 18 knots on a 6LPA.....she must be really heavy (displacement of 5 MT?). It would make a really cool ambulance in Venice though.
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Old 16 October 2013, 07:05   #19
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Interesting concept, a rib with a boot.

Styling is bit odd, front end from an x wing fighter and the back end from a Vauxhall Victor, some nice light clusters would finish up the back end.

Might be handy for shallow water survey work?
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