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Old 01 June 2006, 16:53   #11
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tornado 5.5m 2up no tide 40ltrs 23pitch ss 44 kts on gps yam115 2 stroke quite calm water 5,500wot
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Old 01 June 2006, 17:07   #12
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Prosport 5.85m, Suzzy 90, 4 light people, 19" prop and say 10 gals fuel and flat calm... 37 knots. Never managed to better it!
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Old 01 June 2006, 17:10   #13
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Solent 6.5mtr Etec 200HO.

2 up force 3 full fuel 200ltrs engine at half trim wot 52knts

One up flat clam 200ltrs fuel 59 knts fully trimmed just prop in water... scary stuff!

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Old 01 June 2006, 17:34   #14
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Approx 100ltrs fuel
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Ribtec 585 with Opti 135
Fully fuelled 132 litres
+ Ton of gear
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Also a Humber 5.5 with Opti 150
Fully fuelled 100 litres
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52 knots

and finally

Delta 6.7 with OMC / MOD 140 oil injection
Fully fulled 200 litres
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34knots and my wallet getting lighter all the time!

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Old 01 June 2006, 18:43   #16
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tornado 5.5m 2up no tide 40ltrs 23pitch ss 44 kts on gps yam115 2 stroke quite calm water 5,500wot
that's interesting - hell of a lot faster than mine for similar size/hp!

be interesting to see how mine goes with coarser prop on - maybe I should have gone for a 21 if you are running a 23 - how well does it go?
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Old 01 June 2006, 19:53   #17
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XS-600 / Merc Optimax 150XL (25" shaft)

3 slim students (full of Murphys though!! ), full 110l tank, 3.2 trim (Opti), 21" Laser II, flat like glass - 2way GPS readings between Bushe's Bar, Baltimore and The Jolly Roger, Sherkin Island : 50.7kts

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Humber 5.7 assault,yam 100hp 41 knots,one person,full of fuel
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Old 02 June 2006, 02:56   #19
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Ribcraft 585, suzuki df140, fullish tank, one person flat water, little tide, 42.2 knots (photo taken at a lower speed for safety reasons before anyone mentions the trim etc etc etc)

She has done 42.9 since then but no camera.
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Old 02 June 2006, 03:11   #20
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A friend has a 6.5 Vipermax with a 150 Opti. That'll pull 40knts dead with a 19"P prop and 43/44 with a 21"P.
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