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Post by Alex-solentboating » 15 Feb 2018, 14:27

I am new to this exciting but complex forum. Just wanted to say hi. I am looking to get a boat in the next year or so and currently work with UAV SAR :)

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Re: New Guy

Post by Paul B » 15 Feb 2018, 14:30

Hi Alex. And welcome to the forum :welcome
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Re: New Guy

Post by Andy B » 15 Feb 2018, 14:45

Welcome Alex.
Alex-solentboating wrote:currently work with UAV SAR :)

That'll get the drone boys interest :D
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Re: New Guy

Post by rogerblack » 15 Feb 2018, 15:00


Hi Alex and a warm :welcome to the forum.

You'll get plenty of advice on selecting the right boat and kit for your needs when the time comes, don't forget the only daft questions are the ones you don't ask!

Looking forward to hearing more about your SAR involvement too.


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No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.”

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Re: New Guy

Post by Steve » 15 Feb 2018, 15:12

Hello Alex :wavey

UAV SAR - is that a drone used for SAR? Do tell more...



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Re: New Guy

Post by The Hobbit » 15 Feb 2018, 19:10

Hi Alex and :welcome to the forum. What sort of boat is catching your gaze at the moment? :cheers
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Re: New Guy

Post by Cliff » 15 Feb 2018, 19:15

:welcome Alex, sounds like interesting work (I googled it) :IANW happy boating :waterski
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Re: New Guy

Post by PaulR » 15 Feb 2018, 19:30

Welcome to the forum Alex :wavey

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Re: New Guy

Post by Paul » 15 Feb 2018, 22:24

Hi Alex and :welcome to the forum
Do plenty of research and decide on your boating 'needs' :idea: asking questions along the way :chat :thumbsup
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Re: New Guy

Post by Martin » 15 Feb 2018, 22:56

Hi Alex, great to see you on the forum..
Now my mega interested in your job... :mrgreen:

Please tell us more and don’t forget...
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