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Old 07 November 2014, 03:01   #11
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Originally Posted by Gilles View Post
put the biggest engine you can and the biggest underdeck tank. like this even you full of fuel and packs for a big trip you can have a nice average on flat sea with a low RPM !
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Old 07 November 2014, 04:43   #12
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Better still go diesel
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Old 07 November 2014, 05:41   #13
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Better still go diesel
Dunno about that.
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Old 07 November 2014, 13:58   #14
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diesel on a 6m boat ...will be havy ...but for sure you will have less/no issue for refueling...

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