Thanks for the input!!!

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Thanks for the input!!!

Postby Old PDQ Message Board » Mon Apr 26, 2004 6:25 am

Thanks for the input!!!

Posted by Denny Deranek on April 22, 2003 at 05:45:00:
In Reply to: Diesel compared to outboards posted by Denny DeRanek on April 21,
2003 at 09:31:00:

Thanks for the advice, for the kind of sailing/livaboard it sounds like the
diesels are the ticket, It also seems that the diesels do better in rough
conditions due to the placement, the outboards seemed to want to come out of a
wave a little sooner than desired

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Re: Thanks for the input!!! Dan Hofmann 04:07:28 04/23/03 (0)

Re: Thanks for the input!!!

Posted by Dan Hofmann on April 23, 2003 at 04:07:00:
In Reply to: Thanks for the input!!! posted by Denny Deranek on April 22, 2003
at 05:45:00:

Actually, that has never been a problem. I had more cavitation on my 36 ft mono
hull than I have seen on the 32. I believe the diesels would have good slow
manuvering because of the constant prop wash over the rudder but then the Gas
engine do a great job for me in docking situations. Lots to think about. Good

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