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David Atkinson16/01/2008 17:00:00
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i have got chance to buy this boat the person who is selling it says it is a display model there is no engine rudder or electrics it is fully built but i think it may be okay to alter it to put on the water as anyone any idea thanks

Manxman16/01/2008 18:29:00
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Hi Dave,

Have you seen the actual boat in person, so's to say, or is it from ebay ? - don't get me wrong here, I love ebay and have bought loads of stuff from there.

Most of the boats from here advertised as display models are just that and often of a solid wooden hull.

Do you have a picture you could post on the forum along with the length, beam and draft. This information would help other members in giving you the correct help.

Cheers - Ken

David Shelton27/01/2008 18:46:00
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good little boat but i would ask to see it first
mackem194624/08/2008 12:31:00
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Great little boat, I've got the billings one sitting on a shelf in my shed.The only fault with it was that after Billings issued it, most of the french fishermen, changed the stern on their real boats from a ramp back to a vertical stern.
David Shelton24/08/2008 19:22:00
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Trouble now all things keep changing

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