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post #4 of Old 07-09-2008
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The lack of a rigid floor on the rollups discourages planing, and I'd suspect that unless your less than 150 lbs and by yourself that it's unlikely to plane easily with a 2 hp.

We run a 3 horse with a rollup zodiac, and there's no way it'll plane with me and my 200-ish lbs.


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