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Old 12-10-2015, 07:27 PM   #21
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The much traveled KK42 Oogachaka, for sale in Sydney for a long time at $249K AU "negotiable", has a Perkins 135 single. Seems Sydney boaters don`t appreciate the KK. If only it had Bay Pelican`s "get home" engine, though the Pacific crossing would suggest it does not need one.



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Old 12-10-2015, 08:25 PM   #22
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Yes your right and now Im going cold on the twins on a trawler for my needs and pleasure a big single would be more than adequate
Oh, no doubt the whole maintenance/depreciation/overhaul equation changes DRASTICALLY when you cut the number of motors by 50%........ Except I like to have redundancy, and, well, two motors just sounds COOL..... that's worth something.... right?
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Oh, no doubt the whole maintenance/depreciation/overhaul equation changes DRASTICALLY when you cut the number of motors by 50%........ Except I like to have redundancy, and, well, two motors just sounds COOL..... that's worth something.... right?

Another consideration twins are twice as loud
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Another consideration twins are twice as loud
Especially the 2 stroke DD's I'm thinking about..... someone on a forum said it's like three Harley's starting up at the same time...... vroom...
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