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Old 12-18-2007
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That's why your boat is considered a motorsailor...not a true sailboat...
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10 hp/ton would be considered WAY overpowered by that formula. But I have often been assured of a speedy journey during conditions with adverse currents and no wind, with our 90 hp iron genny pushing 18k lbs.
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a boat to the sea you don't love, she'll shake you off just as sure as the turning of the worlds. Love keeps
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