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Old 30 September 2016, 14:53   #1
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Hello,

I had a small 4m sib in Cape town many moons ago, am thinking about a searider for a bit of fishing etc off Cornwall coast but have a query about the flooding hull, would this stop a 40hp from accelerating sufficiently for waterski.
Any comments appreciated.

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Old 30 September 2016, 16:33   #2
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Yes it would
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Old 01 October 2016, 01:50   #3
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Probably best to get a bung made to temporarily blank off the flooding hull for when your waterskiing unless you like long slow pull outs
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I've just bought a 4m Searider. It came with a fitting adapted from a soil pipe adaptor to close off the transom hole (basically a screw on cap on a flange), and two filed-down dinghy bungs to close the vents in the bow. Easy mod to do.
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