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post #9 of Old 10-29-2012
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Re: How Hard To Push My Perkins

Originally Posted by MarkSF View Post
Am I the only one who runs the engine at the one rpm setting where everything in the boat stops rattling? That's 2100 in my boat.
Even with a one lung Yanmar I experienced the opposite - there was one rpm where everything quivered - the lifelines were a blur. If yours is shaking pretty well all the time you should check your mounts, shaft alignment and so forth - it sounds like something is wrong.

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