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01-28-2020, 05:05 PM
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Views: 5,187
Posted By Boatsareawesome

The ride is different. Invincible runs flatter...

The ride is different. Invincible runs flatter and eats up a 2 foot sea. Above that the YF has a better ride. More bow. No zero degree tunnel. The YF likes to shine above 2 foot. Both boats are...
01-27-2020, 03:17 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 6,374
Posted By Boatsareawesome

Mercury does not build to stock inventory. They...

Mercury does not build to stock inventory. They are made to order with a lead time. There is no warehouse filled with motors (or blocks) finished and waiting for an order and assembly. They adjust...
07-06-2019, 07:41 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,489
Posted By Boatsareawesome

Thank you for the information.

Thank you for the information.
07-06-2019, 07:04 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,489
Posted By Boatsareawesome

Could the strategy be to use the 300 in place of...

Could the strategy be to use the 300 in place of the 350 in the applications that the 425 is not a viable option? The 300 is 580lbs and has a 1.9lb per HP ratio. The 350 is 780lbs and has a 2.2lb per...
07-06-2019, 08:05 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,489
Posted By Boatsareawesome

The F300 is a monster of a motor. The XF425 looks...

The F300 is a monster of a motor. The XF425 looks like a great motor for heavier applications, which is a segment that I see continued growth in for the foreseeable future. The F350 had it issues in...
07-05-2019, 01:11 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,489
Posted By Boatsareawesome

They were scheduled to be discontinued this...

They were scheduled to be discontinued this summer. Unless something has changed, I would expect that to happen soon. The 425 is the replacement (as I see it) for the 350.
06-30-2019, 10:37 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 23,112
Posted By Boatsareawesome

They didnít drop the ball. It was not a...

They didnít drop the ball. It was not a performance test. It was a test to see if they had any hydrodynamic issues. How does it plane, how does it turn, are there any changes needed to the hull...
05-25-2019, 12:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,575
Posted By Boatsareawesome

Just an FYI: All 4 tropic Ocean Airways flights...

Just an FYI: All 4 tropic Ocean Airways flights to Bimini tomorrow have room and tickets are under $300. If you canít find any other solution...
05-24-2019, 05:46 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,131
Posted By Boatsareawesome

4 more feet of length and (likely) more beam =...

4 more feet of length and (likely) more beam = more stable and comfortable ride. Trade off is loss of some speed at cruise because of the weight to HP ratio is worse then the 37.

What brand boat?
05-23-2019, 04:29 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,131
Posted By Boatsareawesome

Bahama?? There are a lot of variables that...

Bahama??

There are a lot of variables that play into that decision based on your needs. Need more information then just size to give you valuable feedback. How do you intend to use the boat most...
05-22-2019, 10:50 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,822
Posted By Boatsareawesome

In December you have little to worry about at...

In December you have little to worry about at night as far as humidity. There is almost always a breeze in the winter (not summer!). I bring a few gallons of water and a bar of soap to shower with...
05-13-2019, 06:36 AM
Replies: 260
Views: 70,672
Posted By Boatsareawesome

bingo!

bingo!
04-21-2019, 06:21 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 9,355
Posted By Boatsareawesome

X2...those hubs are a major PIA to remove and...

X2...those hubs are a major PIA to remove and replace.
04-17-2019, 04:33 AM
04-14-2019, 02:45 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,024
Posted By Boatsareawesome

Ok, they released a new version of the bolt a few...

Ok, they released a new version of the bolt a few years back that was a clean sheet from lamination schedule, materials, and layout done by Rob Kaidy and his team at Oceans 5 in Stuart. I am sorry...
04-14-2019, 11:44 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 5,024
Posted By Boatsareawesome

Did you reach out to Hydra Sports?

Did you reach out to Hydra Sports?
04-12-2019, 06:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,076
Posted By Boatsareawesome

There is an ongoing effort in Florida to push the...

There is an ongoing effort in Florida to push the electronics manufacturers to come up with a solution to his issue. It has gained support from multiple law enforcement agencies and boat...
04-11-2019, 04:22 AM
Replies: 1,304
Views: 522,852
Posted By Boatsareawesome

I ask again, why do you continue to focus your...

I ask again, why do you continue to focus your posts on this thread to the litigation between YF and KB? This is a thread about KB and a customer, and the ongoing litigation between them. YF is not...
04-10-2019, 07:21 PM
Replies: 1,304
Views: 522,852
Posted By Boatsareawesome

Hitting the blue snappers hard tonight? Why is...

Hitting the blue snappers hard tonight? Why is Wylie even included in your posts on this thread?
04-09-2019, 04:05 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,214
Posted By Boatsareawesome

I donít know if it applies to the OP. I agree...

I donít know if it applies to the OP. I agree that a 1.6 ratio would only benefit those that are hitting the limiter on the props that are available. But letís talk about the Fountains and Nor Techs...
04-09-2019, 03:47 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 4,214
Posted By Boatsareawesome

That is exactly why you would want to have a...

That is exactly why you would want to have a lower gear ratio, to pull a higher pitch prop which results in higher speeds across he board. With the new HP cats hitting the market in the last year or...
04-05-2019, 01:15 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 31,237
Posted By Boatsareawesome

All boats have to have some amount of fuel to...

All boats have to have some amount of fuel to test the motor and calibrate the fuel tank senders. I would argue that water testing is must for all boats as well for a number of reasons.

However,...
04-05-2019, 01:09 PM
Replies: 692
Views: 451,322
Posted By Boatsareawesome

It is likely going to live in the water in a...

It is likely going to live in the water in a multitude of locations from KW to the Bahamas and Caribbean. I donít think he is the type of weekend boat user that keeps his sled on a lift behind his...
04-05-2019, 12:27 PM
Replies: 692
Views: 451,322
Posted By Boatsareawesome

Not bottom paint, the hull is that color, there...

Not bottom paint, the hull is that color, there is a protective wrap over much of the boat to keep it from being damaged in the yard. There is a tape mark there for bottom paint to be applied later...
04-05-2019, 10:02 AM
Replies: 98
Views: 31,237
Posted By Boatsareawesome

You assume the buyer gave Invincible enough heads...

You assume the buyer gave Invincible enough heads up to prep the boat once he paid the balance. Again, if you were the builder and had an outstanding balance owned would you have completed the vessel...
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