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Re: Vire 7 Gas Engine

Originally Posted by Faster View Post
What boat?.
1975 O'Day 25

Originally Posted by Faster View Post
OTOH if you choose to stick with the OB I'd consider removing the original, creating more storage space (or an extra/bigger water tank could replace the weight) and get rid of the drag of the prop and shaft etc.
This is a great suggestion and one that I considered. Maybe give it a shot, see if she will turn over, and could always part out the engine I suppose.
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