Nihbru from AKL, NZ - PWC Forum: The best hang-out for Personal WaterCraft enthusiasts
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-07-2019, 03:45 AM Thread Starter
Junior Member
 
Nihbru's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2019
Posts: 2
Smile Nihbru from AKL, NZ

Hey folks, Nihbru from AKL, NZ.

I'm buying my first jetski this summer. I've wanted one forever now, especially with all the waters around Auckland!
I'm fairly fixed on a Yamaha SVHO, probably the 2018 model. Maybe not the most sensible first ski, but I've raced cars for a while and I know something without high HP and good mod potential would bore me quickly.
I figure since I'll mostly ride ocean, the SVHO hull would be better suited than the gp1800. I'm also attracted to the SVHO because of the storage space, the fuel tank size/consumption compared to SeaDoo alternatives and the RiDE feature in contrast to the Kawaskai's leaver.
I also like to tinker and the modding support for the Yamaha seems great.

Before I even get my ski, I'll do a few recommended courses, including a VHF operator cert and coastal medic course to go with my first aid. I'm confident riding a jetski, but I want to be equipped to help myself and others as best I can in case of emergency.
I'm also going to document my learning experience and do a vlog showcasing the Auckland waters with my adventures around the area.

Looking forward to meeting some of you and learning more about PWCs!
Nihbru is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-10-2019, 05:58 AM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Jul 2019
Posts: 6
welcome to the forum .............
martinbrown878 is offline  
post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-10-2019, 07:59 AM
Senior Member
 
Dave in DE's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2015
Location: slower lower Delaware,second home on lake Conesus in NY. keep a 93&94 vxr pro there.
Posts: 852
Welcome aboard!
Dave in DE is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the PWC Forum: The best hang-out for Personal WaterCraft enthusiasts forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome