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Old 06-15-2014, 10:22 AM   #6
Pau Hana
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City: Seattle, WA
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Vessel Name: Pau Hana
Vessel Model: 1989 PT52 Overseas Yachtfisher
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Originally Posted by Rduval View Post
I was looking at that one as well and I like the simplicity (and relative cost savings) of the install but at 1.8kw, I wonder if it's strong enough to handle my windage.

According to a couple of charts I've seen they seem to recommend 3-4Kw as a mimimum.

Here's a link to Lewmars chart.Lewmars chart
We're looking at the duplex unit:

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1989 52' PT Overseas yachtfisher
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