Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: South Coast Ontario
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Re: what kind of headwind should a sailboat be able to motor through?
The wind velocity is less important than the fact that this engine won't turn anywhere near the expected rpm's. Running at spec, that is a decent engine for that boat, but right now she is running nowhere near spec.
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