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    Quote Originally Posted by Rushy View Post
    Good stuff VC. Welding is one skill I would like to have learned. I have never even given it a go.
    I'm the same Rushy 30 + years in the Building Trade learnt old school unlike the latest specialised crop who are only assemblers. I would have liked to be a Marine Engineer
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    So awesome to see you putting your skills to work! And offers of help coming in.
    Sorry the only help I can offer is in the naming department
    ARGI BARGI
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    VC let me know if you need any trailer parts for the project, I might be of help.

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    I can "load" test it for you once its floating

    Looking forward to seeing it mate
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mathias View Post
    VC let me know if you need any trailer parts for the project, I might be of help.
    I have already bought most of it threw trade account but didn't get a very awesome deal I thought.
    I will need LED lights and a winch and jockey wheel tho.
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    Quote Originally Posted by veitnamcam View Post
    I have already bought most of it threw trade account but didn't get a very awesome deal I thought.
    I will need LED lights and a winch and jockey wheel tho.
    Roger that VC
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    Quote Originally Posted by Sideshow View Post
    So awesome to see you putting your skills to work! And offers of help coming in.
    Sorry the only help I can offer is in the naming department
    ARGI BARGI
    Oh yes as it is my own build it will have to be named and I welcome suggestions.

    In my head at the mo "flounderer" "floundering" "titanic 2"(cos I hope it is unsinkable)
    A workmate suggested "Inthenet Prawn" which has its merits but I dont catch prawn
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    Oh and if anyone has a source for those duckbill self bailing scupper things Im all ears.....google foo fail finding anything at all.
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    Quote Originally Posted by veitnamcam View Post
    Oh and if anyone has a source for those duckbill self bailing scupper things Im all ears.....google foo fail finding anything at all.
    Naiad sell them as replacements. I need to order a couple for my rig
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    STOP PRESS! Iv thought of a name.

    "Tinny Punt" if any other bugger has already named their boat that well fuck.....
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    [QUOTE=veitnamcam;585099]Oh yes as it is my own build it will have to be named and I welcome suggestions.

    In my head at the mo "flounderer" "floundering" "titanic 2"(cos I hope it is unsinkable)

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    Awesome eater!?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mathias View Post
    VC let me know if you need any trailer parts for the project, I might be of help.
    Did I just hear someone can help with trailer parts?

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    Quote Originally Posted by distant stalker View Post
    Did I just hear someone can help with trailer parts?
    Only had LEDs, winch & jockey wheel spare sorry....
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    Slow progress today.

    It's only tacked up and has a twist in it I am not happy with so will have to cut some tacks and move her around a bit but starting to look more boat like.



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