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Old 19-03-2005, 10:09 PM   #1
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Powerboats on Windermere

'Countryfile' on BBC1 at 11.30 tomorrow morning (Sunday 20th March) will have a feature on "...the contentious use of speedboats on Lake Windermere". You might have to watch a feature or two on tractors or sheep shearing first though!
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Old 19-03-2005, 10:14 PM   #2
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something for everyone then!

powerboats=all of us
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erm..............Ikmail, i've just got in from a stag night and i can assure you that even in this state, i wouldnt touch a pair of sheep!
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Old 20-03-2005, 12:20 PM   #6
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erm..............Ikmail, i've just got in from a stag night and i can assure you that even in this state, i wouldnt touch a pair of sheep!
BA, good stag nite?
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Old 20-03-2005, 12:30 PM   #7
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More likely to have been a fkkn Hen night!
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More likely to have been a fkkn Hen night!
hens........sheep.........stags........ are you sure this wasnt an Anime Eve
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Old 20-03-2005, 03:10 PM   #9
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it was fairly shite...............but had a bonus when i got in......Mr New York sent me nice pics and details on his engine. Unfortunatly, i couldnt focus enough to see if it was any good!

Fuller.........i'm keeping a record of the no. of times you trash my good name........................you'll be paid back in full; that i can assure you!
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it was fairly shite...............but had a bonus when i got in......Mr New York sent me nice pics and details on his engine. Unfortunatly, i couldnt focus enough to see if it was any good!

AND? well? is it any good? are you eventually going to buy it? come on man !!!!!! get on with it!! at this rate you will be working on yr boat while we are all playing!
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Old 20-03-2005, 04:48 PM   #11
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with yourselves?

calling him this evening.................just trying to find those pics TD posted of his powerheads to compare.
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just trying to find those pics TD posted of his powerheads to compare.
http://www.boatmadforum.co.uk/showth...&threadid=1992
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Old 20-03-2005, 04:52 PM   #13
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ta mate
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or here

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Old 20-03-2005, 05:06 PM   #15
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thats the ones.......

Tonys are fresh water though. I have to admit, from the pics his look a bit cleaner!

the quicksilver filter on the sboard side..............fuel/oil??
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..............fuel/oil??

fuel i would think!
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Old 20-03-2005, 05:27 PM   #17
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its the water/ fuel filter with the water sensor in the bottom used on efi,s and dfi,s since 1996. Ithink my local merc dealer wanted nearly £49inc vat for the whole assembley.
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so a water seperator then?
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Hmm. Seeing those photos again - can't wait for next time.
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