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post #27 of Old 02-20-2008
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Originally Posted by scottbr View Post
Hey Cam, do you leave the motor up or down when towing the RIB. I towed mine all last summer, but we're close to shore and weren't out in big seas. ( this past fall the weather buoy was recording waver heights of 4-5 meters or 12-16 ft.)
Motor up. I am not sure if it is so much as the drag (which is a factor), but when the motor is down and in the water, it will start to turn sideways, making the dink ride awkwardly (going down a wave face slightly crooked).

Did that make sense?

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