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Old 06-24-2013, 11:14 PM   #26
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Originally Posted by SeaHorse II View Post
Max cruise,Huh? I guess that's why you jet jockeys get the big money!
I don't know about MAX cruise...just cruise. These engines should be quite happy at 2400rpm. I would guess that to be right in the sweet spot of 70-80%. And I have since run the boat there....and I have to say that I am becoming a Cummins convert. They are quiet sweet running engines. Nothing but a low hum at that rpm and a solid 19 knots!!! Now I need to go to boatdiesel to check out the fuel/power curves to see what it is really doing.
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