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by Dances With Otters
October 19th, 2018, 10:22 am
Forum: Marine Technical Q&A
Topic: Acrylic v Polycarbonate - An overview of the differences
Replies: 0
Views: 73

Acrylic v Polycarbonate - An overview of the differences

Both materials feature impressive impact resistance. Both compare well with glass, making good glass alternatives. And they both weigh less than half the weight of glass. Sheet grade polycarbonate is also called Lexan or Makrolon. Acrylic sheet is also called Lucite, Optix or Plexiglass Polycarbonat...
by Dances With Otters
October 19th, 2018, 9:59 am
Forum: Norfolk Broads News
Topic: Angling Direct Boom Sales
Replies: 1
Views: 103

Angling Direct Boom Sales

The European Fishing Tackle Trade Association believed in 2018 there were between 25m to 30m anglers in the EU, with more than €25bn ($28.2bn) spent by enthusiasts. The company has grown from a single shop in the Norfolk Broads and grew to become the largest specialist fishing tackle and equipment ...
by Dances With Otters
October 18th, 2018, 10:12 am
Forum: Norfolk Broads News
Topic: Recent Boat Thefts
Replies: 0
Views: 91

Recent Boat Thefts

There have been some break ins recently in the Wayford bridge area. One boat had a petrol tank stolen and the intruder came back for the outboard only to be spotted by someone and he then made a random enquiry about fishing in the dyke despite it being clearly sign posted as being private. If you se...
by Dances With Otters
October 18th, 2018, 10:07 am
Forum: Norfolk Broads Hire Boats
Topic: Hit by another hire boat
Replies: 7
Views: 478

Re: Hit by another hire boat

In the high season I don't like to even moor up on that Goose Green corner. I have been whacked there a good few times. The boats come out way too fast and are in the hands of inexperienced boaters, in many cases already with cans of lager in hand. Its difficult for many people to share their true v...
by Dances With Otters
October 14th, 2018, 3:07 pm
Forum: Norfolk Broads Hire Boats
Topic: Hit by another hire boat
Replies: 7
Views: 478

Re: Hit by another hire boat

Had a nasty whack a little while ago at Sutton Staithe and was really offered an offensively small settlement. :twisted: I pursued to deal directly with the company with facts and not emotions and finally got a settlement some 25 times greater than the initial one. Point being here, do not tolerate ...
by Dances With Otters
October 14th, 2018, 2:34 pm
Forum: Norfolk Broads News
Topic: The Nancy Oldfield Trust Offering Free Cruises For Poorly
Replies: 0
Views: 101

The Nancy Oldfield Trust Offering Free Cruises For Poorly

Now, a charity on The Broads is offering a day out on the water with free boating trips for cancer patients or those receiving palliative care. Very familiar sight on the waterways of the north Broads and I do believe they have a few boats including an electric one. I do wonder why more boating is ...
by Dances With Otters
October 14th, 2018, 2:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Its all gone very quiet
Replies: 10
Views: 630

Re: Its all gone very quiet

Looks awesome
by Dances With Otters
October 14th, 2018, 2:25 pm
Forum: Norfolk Broads News
Topic: Football From Stalham Arrived In Germany
Replies: 0
Views: 40

Football From Stalham Arrived In Germany

A football belonging to a British church team has been found across the North Sea on the beach of a small island off the coast of Germany.
BBC Article