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Old 25 September 2003, 13:33   #1
Country: Spain
Town: Estepona
Boat name: St Crispin + Harum Scarum
Make: Sealine F36 + Flatacraft Force6
Length: 11.5 + 6.4m
Engine: 2 x KAMD43 Volvos + Mercruiser 150
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Advice for a newbie

I am thinking of buying a 7.5m rib with single outboard. The rib would be used for training. For a get you home measure in the event the outboard packed up what size spare should I carry?

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Old 25 September 2003, 13:55   #2
Country: Other
Make: FB 55
Length: 10m +
Join Date: May 2001
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Hello and welcome to the forum Sun_Coast. If you use the search facility, look for auxilliary, you will find loads of advice as we have covered this in great detail. Rule of thumb though - 1HP per metre - give or take.
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