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hey from North Wales

Post by TheWindWhisperer » 31 Oct 2017, 10:19

Hi all just popping to say hi. Currently a kayak owner but am looking for a small inflatable ideally around 3m then will sell my yak to fund an outboard.

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Re: hey from North Wales

Post by mattswan2512 » 31 Oct 2017, 11:19

Welcome to the forum windwisperer. What boat are you currently looking at? also what HP are you aiming for? And whats your aprox boat budget...perhaps we can give you some relevant advice with that info.

I too came from yak to inflatables and i love my little F-Rib. Whatever boat you opt for your in the right place and welcome along to join in the banter or one of our meet ups. Were all keen to head to wales so local knowledge would be grand
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Re: hey from North Wales

Post by Martin » 31 Oct 2017, 11:22

Hi windwhisperer, welcome to Fribs & Sibs.
Have you any thoughts on which sib yet or are you looking for a little guidance ?

You’ve found a great community full of enthusiastic members from all walks of life and with a variety of experience, if we can assist in any way- just yell :help

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Re: hey from North Wales

Post by Paul B » 31 Oct 2017, 11:29

Hi mate and welcome to the forum . It would be great if you could advise on your budget so we could help and possibly advise on what's available. Loads of options in the 3 meter range of sibs :drive
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Re: hey from North Wales

Post by Jakeyboy » 31 Oct 2017, 18:50

Hi mate welcome to the forum

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Post by Jimthehook » 01 Nov 2017, 09:43

Hi, I just swapped from kayak fishing to sib and love it, never going back!!! Good luck on the swap over :)

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Re: hey from North Wales

Post by Steve » 01 Nov 2017, 10:37

Hi there Windwhisperer and :welcome

Good luck with your upcoming purchase(s)...

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Re: hey from North Wales

Post by TheWindWhisperer » 03 Nov 2017, 22:04

thanks all for the warm welcome. boat wise I am picking up a 3.3m hydro force that's actually for sale on here so thanks again and see you Sunday. then I will be putting the yak up for sale to help fund the outboard. I have found quite a few to be fair within a few hundred pounds for upto 10hp

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Re: hey from North Wales

Post by pugwash2 » 04 Nov 2017, 17:16

Hi welcome to the forum its a great place for all the information you need,
Captain cod and I are allways orer there in north wales hope to meet up next season,

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