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Old 20 July 2009, 18:04   #1
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Mint Searider Wanted!

Hi, I'm looking for a well looked after Searider 4m or 4.7m (may be a 5.4m), must have a very good engine and trailer.

Please let me know if you have seen one forsale.
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Old 25 July 2009, 15:22   #2
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RIB 4.7m with 70HP outboard and trailer



this rib is mint, good luck, Matt hickman

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Old 26 July 2009, 11:26   #3
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Thanks Matt.

Does anyone know how much it's worth?
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Old 26 July 2009, 12:27   #4
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my advice, buy it now, its cheap and rare,
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Old 26 July 2009, 12:45   #5
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my advice, buy it now, its cheap and rare,
Mine too.
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Old 27 July 2009, 11:40   #6
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That looks very much like my old SR4.7 which was my new 4.7 when I bought it in 2003 . I regretted selling it and would be interested in buying it myself but I have a 4.7 which I'm just about to put back in the water(DEJA VOODOO).

It is rare and I think it can support that price if it is immaculate and the engine carries a service history. It's a buyers market at the moment so you can always make a cheeky offer 5.5 perhaps and see what happens.

BTW that sr4.7 was the best boat I've owned I regretted selling it and still do I don't think you will regret buying it if you do. As it's in Fareham I'll happily come and have a look at it if you need a second opinion

If you have biggish hands you will need to move the throttle out a bit as I used to catch my hand between the throttle and the steering wheel sometimes.
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Old 27 July 2009, 17:08   #7
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Thanks that is very good of you. I'll keep you posted.
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Old 28 July 2009, 15:34   #8
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Got some more photos and after several phone calls I arranged to buy it and I was collecting tomorrow afternoon, but then got a message saying someone offered very near to the asking price so he took it!

I am so gutted!!!
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Old 28 July 2009, 15:54   #9
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Got some more photos and after several phone calls I arranged to buy it and I was collecting tomorrow afternoon, but then got a message saying someone offered very near to the asking price so he took it!

I am so gutted!!!
I have just phoned and is still for sale.

you will have to pay the asking price though.
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Old 29 July 2009, 03:30   #10
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No, just rang him and it's sold! someone has put a deposit on it yesterday and collecting later today???? He said I was the first caller and then the phone has not stopped ringing with people telling him that it's really rare and worth more????

Shame really, but you win some and you lose some.

Still really gutted though!
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Old 29 July 2009, 08:06   #11
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Looked a really nice one -
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Old 29 July 2009, 16:13   #12
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bUMMER

at least you never got to use it . you'd be a lot more upset then!
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Old 29 July 2009, 17:25   #13
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if you want a 5.4

I bought a very nice searider a year ago which was dry stored in North Wales, As I haven't seen it since I bought it I've decided to bring it down south and sell it!



http://rib.net/forum/showthread.php?t=14530

it's got a 90 yammie
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Old 30 July 2009, 15:44   #14
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Thanks, you have PM
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Old 10 August 2009, 04:37   #15
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Ex-MOD 5.4 here, not mint, but looks good value at £2350, on trailer, with A-frame, electronics, etc. Just add motor:

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/5-4-metre-Avon...d=p3286.c0.m14
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Old 11 August 2009, 15:26   #16
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Thats ready to rock and a real bargain at 2000 which is what he said he's take
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Thats ready to rock and a real bargain at 2000 which is what he said he's take
He's since dropped the Buy it Now price to £1850 and is inviting offers....
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There's also a 4.7 on ebay with 75hp motor.
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