our 8-71ti's run at about 160 in gear at idle. too low a temperature for proper combustion IMHO...
Anyone that goes out and buys the biggest "look at me" floating palace and expects not to be inquired upon is nothing more than a pompous,...
Here is a little more information of how great things are when you finally sail in and enjoy flor and fauna of Cuba.
IMO, If your going to keep the boat, diesels are the way to go (Cummins factory remans are great) if you only plan on keeping her for a few more...
Check out the mid '70's 53' Hatteras MY or the 58' Hatteras Yachtfisher. it's A LOT of boat for the money. it can be easily handled by a couple...
there is a book out on all of jack Hargraves yachts called "The Yachts and Ships of Jack Hargrave". The pictures and drawings are said to be...
I usually put out two anchors and set my anchor alarm on my chart plotter to 100' or so. if I drift outside this range the alarm will sound...
Anchored just off the sand bar in front of Key Biscayne this past Saturday 12/02/06. I was comming back from No Name Harbor and took this poor...
Got home this past Sunday. From Annapolis to Miami in three parts.
you can read about here at:
pretty interesting reading.
here's one that gives me a headache. I have no idea what it is.
found an old Hatteras 34' sedan cruiser. it has 383 Chrysler inboard engines.
what are your thoughts and opinions?
the best magazine is Passagemaker magazine. I cancelled my subcriptions to all the others.
the best hands down. period
The sail-off of the century! A race of this size with these beautiful boats would literally eclipse the Americas Cup boats. What an awesome sight...
well, at least he got a few cargo containers for his troubles.
Nope, it wasn't me. I wish I was though.
they are good pictures though. :)
found some pics on the net. shows the submarine garage upclose as well as the toy boxes.