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    Posted: 31 Jul 05 at 4:21am

First of the Extreme 40s now on the water

http://www.volvoextreme40.org

 

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wow, looks a bit like b&q ellen macarthur's boat
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     WOw that looks amazing and so farst .  looks like a helll of a lot of fun
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Originally posted by HannahJ

wow, looks a bit like b&q ellen macarthur's boat

You mean, like, it's got more than one hull and has a mast and sails?

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Lol yeah thats about rite  
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I want one!
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Tremendous.  Although I don't quite see B&Q.  I hope you enjoy it.

 

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I want one too; shame the budget for my new boat won't streach that far....
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I think I'll have to have another chat with our sponsors

 

•LOA 40 ft

•BEAM MAX 23ft

•MAST HIGHT 62ft

(2 part mast)

•MAIN area 75 Mē

•JIB area 25 Mē

•GENAKER area 78 Mē

•DISPLACEMENT 1250 kg

(including safety & engines)

•TOP SPEED 40 kts

*One complete boat ready to sail

*One fully battened Mainsail made from Carbon / Mylar.

*One fully battened Jib made from Carbon / Mylar.

*One roller furler reacher made from laminate

*2 x 6hp motors with fuel tanks

*One trailer/trolley

*One painted 40 ft high cube container

*Safety gear pack

*€ 299.000,- (ex Vat.)

 

 

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Post Options Post Options   Quote Scooby_simon Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 01 Aug 05 at 1:19pm

300K euro, supose it's only 10 Tornado's !

 

Umm.....

 

Suppose I could re-mortgage 1/2 the house....

 

Eeeek this is possible..

 

Imagine the scene "Hi <insert wife's name>, just re-mortgaged the house to buy a boat"

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