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    Today, 19:58
    K, great going in getting this done. I hope you can fix the editing/24 hour thing!
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    Today, 07:46
    petem replied to a thread First video of 2017 in Motor Boat Forum
    Thanks Henry, ship and your filming of it look great. Mumbai is an odd city, it has a vast population but geographically is quite small. Still takes...
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    Yesterday, 18:26
    jfm replied to a thread Forum Cruise Reports in Motor Boat Forum
    jfm Elba (Italy) and Corsica (France) Summer 2016 Cruise around most of Elba then down E coast Corsica non stop, then up W coast of Corsica port...
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    Yesterday, 09:51
    Yep and the reflection in the deck of the guy's left shoe is a giveaway, plus the fact he is wearing shoes at all. Good job though - the rendering...
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    Yesterday, 09:19
    jfm replied to a thread Antibes Upgrades in Motor Boat Forum
    Yup this was announced middle last week. Principal investor is Caisse des depots, who are premier league at infra investing. Details at link below...
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    18-01-17, 21:53
    petem replied to a thread Sales Order book in Motor Boat Forum
    My wife must be a lot easier to please than all of yours. As long as it says Fairline on the side, has a big fridge she can fill with Cava, somewhere...
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    17-01-17, 16:16
    petem replied to a thread Sales Order book in Motor Boat Forum
    Nah, keep up Mike, we'll be a tax haven for super rich foreigners by then. They can buy a few boats whilst they're here.
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    17-01-17, 15:40
    petem replied to a thread Sales Order book in Motor Boat Forum
    I wouldn't rule it out, a tour of the Cotswolds, bit of shopping at Bicester and a visit to LIBS (bearing in mind the weak £) might be quite an...
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    17-01-17, 14:54
    jfm replied to a thread Sales Order book in Motor Boat Forum
    Yep to all that. Problem with the point in your second para is that Princess cant make cash building boats, so the full order book is actually a...
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    17-01-17, 14:35
    petem replied to a thread LIBS in Motor Boat Forum
    Henry, I really hope so and when I asked Fairline that question a few weeks ago and the answer was 'maybe' (depending on the availability of a boat...
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    17-01-17, 13:37
    petem replied to a thread Sales Order book in Motor Boat Forum
    But you do need boat shows for punters to buy boats from dealers. What I can't understand, from an observers perspective, the London Boat Show...
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    17-01-17, 10:25
    petem replied to a thread LIBS in Motor Boat Forum
    Jack, I like it too. Any chance you can film the Sq53 at Dusseldorf for those of us that are unable to attend?
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    17-01-17, 09:24
    Dennis, the Fairline assets were bought from Wessex Bristol by another company so they are no entirely separate from Fletcher. I assume that...
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    17-01-17, 00:52
    jfm replied to a thread Sales Order book in Motor Boat Forum
    Yes I was ranking UK only; it seemed relevant to the point I was making but I agree that if buying a boat with 2 commas in the price tag it is...
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    16-01-17, 22:08
    jfm replied to a thread Gyro stabilizers in Motor Boat Forum
    My brother (poster SilverDee) had SPS55/0.65msq fins retrofitted last year and we got closely involved with the installation. Very viable project,...
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    16-01-17, 19:22
    jfm replied to a thread Gyro stabilizers in Motor Boat Forum
    Crikey Nick, that's a huge % of the whole new gyro - hardly any change from $30k. I've often wondered whether the installed fleet will start needing...
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    16-01-17, 19:12
    jfm replied to a thread Sales Order book in Motor Boat Forum
    I too hope they can return to profitability but the business models they are running, and have run now for several years, show no obvious sign of it....
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    16-01-17, 15:37
    petem replied to a thread Sales Order book in Motor Boat Forum
    Aren't those days largely gone, at least for Fairline? With a few dozen dealers and only 50 boats being built per year, I can't see them being...
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    16-01-17, 12:11
    petem replied to a thread Sales Order book in Motor Boat Forum
    Well I understand they were a mixture of retail and dealer orders. I know that the new Targa 43 was announced at the show so it could be that they...
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    16-01-17, 10:55
    petem replied to a thread Sales Order book in Motor Boat Forum
    For the industry, full order books are great news and we should celebrate that (even if Brexit has been a contributory factor) and I hope we'll see...
    89 replies | 4978 view(s)
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