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Orkney Strikeliner 16 refit red hull.

01 August 2019
Here is a Strikeliner 16 I bought in to refurbish. It needed new bearings before I drove it home. Always check to see by jacking the wheel up and spinning it. They make a distinctive …
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Orkney Strikeliner refit

28 June 2019
Highlander is an Orkney Strikeliner 16 which was bought by me for refit and resale. It was described as needing TLC which as I know normally means more work than expected. The boat was used …
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How to fit a cover to an Arran 16

18 December 2018
The tools you will need are an electric drill with 4mm drill bit a pencil, 4mm dia x 12mm pop rivets, turn buttons and hooks. I use an air powered pop rivet gun but most …
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New build Arran 16 with 9.8hp Tohatsu Mercia roller trailer

17 December 2018
Thought I would post what I had been unto recently in the workshop. This is my latest build a new Arran 16 with cuddy cover and 9.8hp Tohatsu 4 stroke electric start longshaft engine on …
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Arran 16 on Tiree

25 August 2018
Customer Stories/Pictures,
Tearlach MacD from Tiree gave the Arran 16 a very good review which I have included in the testimonials. He also provided the above pictures which I thought were worth putting on the site. “They …
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New Build Arran 16 9.8hp Tohatsu Electric Start SBS 600B

23 October 2017
Workshop,
I have just started fitting out a new hull for a customer. Will keep a photo record of the build as I do it. Fist stage was the transom plates inner and outer. The inner …
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