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post #5 of Old 07-24-2011
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Depends on the gearing and the prop.
It's all about "thrust"!!
An 8" dia. prop with a 6" pitch
and your 6hp doing wot, you will punch through heavy seas and wind on the nose
with the best of anyone.

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