Search found 3 matches

by Tinker
Sun Aug 12, 2018 2:54 pm
Forum: General Topics
Topic: My first Seagull! F1614D8
Replies: 2
Views: 1887

Re: My first Seagull! F1614D8

No picture of boat yet. The one thing missing was the pump unfortunately. Needs new valves according to seller. It's an old black redseal as far as I can work out. Same as this one. Just realised I have overstated the length. It must be a 10ft dinghy, not 12 as I claimed. :oops:
by Tinker
Sun Aug 12, 2018 3:53 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: My first Seagull! F1614D8
Replies: 2
Views: 1887

My first Seagull! F1614D8

Was looking for an Avon dinghy and an engine to recondition to potter about on Lochs nearby. Was the only bidder on Ebay, got a 10ft Avon Dinghy with transom, oars, a life jacket, full set of floorboards, a front canopy and a 1968 Forty Featherweight. All for the grand sum of £40! :P I'm over the mo...
by Tinker
Mon Jul 02, 2018 10:41 pm
Forum: Boats Suitable For Seagulls
Topic: Avon Redcrest with 40+ short shaft suitability?
Replies: 1
Views: 2752

Avon Redcrest with 40+ short shaft suitability?

Looking for an inflatable to potter about on Scottish lochs. I have a 40+ short shaft I'm ready to buy. I plan to strip and rebuild it. Just wondering how this combination Will work out? I've read a lot of conflicting accounts.