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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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Fitting a 3 step boarding ladder to an Arran 16

26 September 2017
I am now fitting these Oscalati 3 step boarding ladders to the starboard side of the boats. They are intended for emergency use only due to the fact its a very uncomfortable area to climb …
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New Arran 16 with through Keel rope attaching point.

23 September 2017
Workshop,
I was asked to supply two open boats for use on the south coast by a fishing club. The boats are dragged up the beach above the high tide mark without the use of a …
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