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What Boat is this?

Any guesses on what sort of boat this is? I'm thinking it maybe an older Walker Bay 8?

Boat is fibreglass and 8ft long.

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I don't know what model dinghy that is, but it is unlike any Walker Bay 8' I've ever seen here in the States, anyway. Over here, the WB dinghies are made out of plastic (not fiberglass, but molded plastic) and are somewhat distinct for their molded, faux lapstrake planking, which helps to stiffen the plastic material.

I sure like the looks of that dinghy in your photos, though.
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Definitely not a Walker Bay, and as JR indicates a very nice looking little boat indeed.
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