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Hi New Member

Postby Triumph72 » 28 Mar 2018, 14:21

Hi, just joined the forum, I have just bought a used Honwave with a 20hp Honda, been used to
Ribs in years gone bye and sold my last Rib a few years ago, being retired now I want to do some fishing
and pottering about, mostly around the Clyde area. Hopefully the weather will be kinder this year.

Been looking around the Forum and hope to put to good use some of the mods to make the Sib more user
friendly :wavey
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Re: Hi New Member

Postby Martin » 28 Mar 2018, 16:05

Hi there triumph, Welcome aboard F-Ribs Sibs. :wavey
We've a cracking bunch of members on here, all willing to help in any way they can,
Glad you've had a good look around, if there's anything you can't find or need help with anything, Just yell :help

Enjoy the forum,

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Re: Hi New Member

Postby Cliff » 28 Mar 2018, 17:32

:welcome, To the forum, let's hope we all get that good weather. :cheers
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Re: Hi New Member

Postby PaulR » 28 Mar 2018, 17:50

:welcome to the forum Triumph. Great place to get help with those mods for the Honwave. Lots of friendly and helpful people on here. Like you I am waiting for the nice weather to get out on the water, hopefully it wont be too long now. Is it the T38 you have got?
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Re: Hi New Member

Postby Paul » 28 Mar 2018, 20:49

Hi there and :welcome to the forum

The Honwave series is proving to be the most popular sib on here so you'll not go short of ideas or advice with modifications to make it 'your own' :idea:
Nice friendly members only to willing to get together out on the water, swap ideas and banter :thumbsup
Good to have you aboard :drive
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Re: Hi New Member

Postby Paul B » 28 Mar 2018, 22:04

Welcome to the forum :welcome I’m based in Oban so not too far away from you, plus I’m also a Honwave owner
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Re: Hi New Member

Postby Triumph72 » 29 Mar 2018, 17:52

Thanks for the welcome everyone, hopefully get to meet you sometime.

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Re: Hi New Member

Postby Cliff » 16 Apr 2018, 21:55

:welcome Welcome from me too, lots of experience on here to tap into. :waterski
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Re: Hi New Member

Postby Steve » 17 Apr 2018, 07:20

Hello and :welcome

Loads of great advice on here, especially as quite a lot have Honwaves!

:cheers

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Re: Hi New Member

Postby Triumph72 » 18 Apr 2018, 11:06

Hi

Thanks once again for the warm welcome.
I have not ventured out yet with the boat, apart from the Easterly winds that are pretty constant at the
moment, I do prefer a bit more heat, turning into Southerlies and misty as I type.

I have fixed up another trailer for the Boat with rollers on it so I can get it off easier, the one it came with
has bunks but where I will be launching is not far from me and should be ok for short distances.

The Honda 20hp is quite a bit heavier than I anticipated and I think I will look into purchasing a smaller engine for general pottering.
My Grandson is keen to go out fishing and hopefully, we can get out soon

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