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by Merlin
Mon Feb 26, 2018 11:25 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Boat Trailer
Replies: 9
Views: 904

Re: Boat Trailer

Hi Mikeyboy18, I too have a Speedwell and needed to move it for winter repairs. I managed to come across a trailer locally BUT, it's a single axle and the combination is not best to be honest. (It should only be used as a yard trailer, to be fair!) Luckily I only had to move it 3 miles, so took the ...
by Merlin
Sun Feb 25, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: CARPET
Replies: 9
Views: 737

Re: CARPET

I've just fitted carpet in my Speedwell.
I bought an end of roll remnant from our local carpetright.
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Hope that helps.
by Merlin
Wed Jan 31, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: New to Shetland boats
Replies: 5
Views: 661

Re: New to Shetland boats

Hi Rem50,

Nice look craft you have there.

Lots to see & do in here, welcome.
by Merlin
Wed Jan 17, 2018 9:15 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Hello!
Replies: 2
Views: 246

Re: Hello!

Welcome aboard Jan13, you'll find plenty of info on here! :D
by Merlin
Sat Dec 30, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Happy New Year
Replies: 7
Views: 483

Re: Happy New Year

Happy New Year to you all.

I agree with comments above, you do a spot-on job admin (Sue), keep up the good work.

This site is the best I have found on the interweb, for all things Shetland boats!
by Merlin
Tue Dec 19, 2017 3:42 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: What's everyone up to?
Replies: 13
Views: 851

Re: What's everyone up to?

Carey wrote:
Sun Dec 10, 2017 2:54 pm
You managed to get it at a good price?
It's on a FREE long term lone, so all good really! :)
by Merlin
Sun Dec 10, 2017 12:28 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: What's everyone up to?
Replies: 13
Views: 851

Re: What's everyone up to?

Good luck with the windows, I plan to replace mine in the speedwell this winter.
Having located a trailer now, it won't be long before I get started! :)
by Merlin
Thu Dec 07, 2017 10:26 am
Forum: General Forum
Topic: TONNEUA COVER
Replies: 3
Views: 307

Re: TONNEUA COVER

I got a quote from him a month or so ago.
Very reasonable prices, 3 weeks lead time he told me. :)
by Merlin
Mon Dec 04, 2017 2:19 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: What's everyone up to?
Replies: 13
Views: 851

Re: What's everyone up to?

I'm still trying to find a trailer, to move my boat from the river to my house, for winter refurb!
It's only 1.2 miles so £180+ to hire one seems silly..
by Merlin
Tue Nov 14, 2017 12:41 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Greyline
Replies: 1
Views: 223

Re: Greyline

Looks like a good start point to me! I've only owned my Speedwell since April this year, so relatively new to the site. That being said, I can definitely see the resemblance with a Speedwell hull. Mine's coming out for winter work soon and as I have no cabin door at the moment, I'd considered a spli...