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post #17 of Old 06-06-2014 Thread Starter
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Re: Another yacht abandoned, 450 NM SE of Cape Cod

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Originally Posted by hellosailor View Post
one gallon per hour..

But smackdaddy, those are imperial gallons. Way way bigger than the ones you are thinking of. (VBG)
When I first read the report, I simply assumed - as ScottUK mentioned - that had to be a misprint or typo, or that there had to be a 0 or two omitted, or perhaps something was lost in translation from Flemish... :-)

Inconceivable, that 1 gph could precipitate such a cause for concern...
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