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by VivaSportiva
Mon Oct 21, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: Personal Sales/Wants
Topic: 1300cc Watermota Ford Engine
Replies: 0
Views: 378

1300cc Watermota Ford Engine

I have been asked by a member to post this engine on our website so if you are interested please contact me and I will put you in touch with the owner. "Ford 1300 Watermota Marine Engine Marinised Ford 1300 Xflow engine. Engine appears to run well with good oil pressure and charge rate but history p...
by VivaSportiva
Mon Sep 09, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Official CMBA Events
Replies: 3
Views: 634


This very popular annual event to be held at Lakeyard, Poole over the weekend of 5th Oct and 6th Oct is offered on a first come first served basis and application forms and menus are now available although most have been sent out via your Email addresses. We are limited to about 20 boats so please g...
by VivaSportiva
Tue Aug 20, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: Official CMBA Events
Topic: Neyland Meet
Replies: 1
Views: 400

Re: Neyland Meet

Sincere thanks to Ian and Donna and all those attending this Event,apart from the weather on occasions we had a spectacular week. Neyland is a beautiful part of the country with some wonderful stretches of unrestricted water and stunning scenery to match and eateries in great abundance.Thanks too go...
by VivaSportiva
Mon Jun 24, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: Official CMBA Events
Topic: 4th Hamble Rally - 21st / 22nd / 23rd June 2019
Replies: 6
Views: 1118

Re: 4th Hamble Rally - 21st / 22nd / 23rd June 2019

Janice and I had a great weekend and many thanks to Rapier for organising it and a very special thank you to all those involved in helping us with the launch and recovery of the boat. These kindnesses make such a difference to our boating now that the ravages of old age are taking hold. Great weeken...
by VivaSportiva
Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:07 am
Forum: Official CMBA Events
Topic: Keuka Lake, Fairford, Sunday 14 April 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 1588

Re: Keuka Lake, Fairford, Sunday 14 April 2019

What a cracking event this was,although sadly we did not have a boat with us as only working outboards left and this was an inboard event.The place has a really good atmosphere and the owner and his family made us feel really welcome.A big thank you to Dan and Rob and Sarah for all your organisation...
by VivaSportiva
Wed Nov 07, 2018 10:44 pm
Forum: Personal Sales/Wants
Topic: 1959 Albatross 2 seat No 587
Replies: 0
Views: 514

1959 Albatross 2 seat No 587

A friend of mine has decided to sell his 1959 Albatross 2 seat number 587 which he has owned more or less from new. The boat is currently stripped down to a bare shell which is currently upside down in his garden.The hull is in very good condition and is virtually dent free also the rivets are in ex...
by VivaSportiva
Tue Oct 02, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: Personal Sales/Wants
Topic: 19ft Dolphin Cruiser
Replies: 0
Views: 459

19ft Dolphin Cruiser

I have been offered for sale a very nice 19ft Brooklands Aviation Dolphin Cruiser built in 1968 complete with a braked 4 wheel trailer which will require attention to the tyres ,brakes and bearings although it is generally in good condition. This boat is part of an executors sale due to the death of...
by VivaSportiva
Thu May 17, 2018 1:53 pm
Forum: Personal Sales/Wants
Topic: Albatross wanted
Replies: 2
Views: 868

Re: Albatross wanted

I have an Albatross for sale,It is a fully refurbished 4 Seater complete on an original trailer and it is powered by a Coventry Climax Engine which was recently rebuilt by a Specialist .
call me on 07952 475527 if you are interesed.
by VivaSportiva
Sun May 13, 2018 9:10 pm
Forum: Official CMBA Events
Topic: Thames Trip 2018
Replies: 10
Views: 3893

Re: Thames Trip 2018

Sincere thanks to Phil from Janice and Me and also from Pete and Avril we had an excellent weekend inspite of the rain on Saturday which was more than compensated for on Sunday which turned out to be a brilliant day.Thanks also to the others attending for the launch and recovery assistance as it is ...
by VivaSportiva
Fri Apr 20, 2018 8:54 pm
Forum: From the Archives
Topic: Fenn and Wood
Replies: 22
Views: 16928

Re: Fenn and Wood

May I make a suggestion,as well as putting information and photos on the Forum site why don't you turn your purchase and restoration into a magazine article . That way all the members can enjoy the fruits of your labours and not just those that visit the Forum. I am quite sure we would like to see w...