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post #14 of Old 07-24-2007
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Originally Posted by krguarino View Post
For purpose of motoring however - just go at the square root of waterline length - ie: 36 foot WL - motor at 6kts - to get max range per gallon anything above this you will go faster but consume much more fuel.
I would consider a displacement boat a little "over propped" if you can push to much beyond that kind of speed.
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