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Old 08-22-2016, 01:32 PM   #3663
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Originally Posted by Northern Spy View Post
Ad said two 16 gallon tanks. 32 gallons.

Nanni 3.3 burns 1.5lph (0.4 gph) at boat cruising speed of 5 knots at 2000 rpm.

No reserve 5 X 32/.4 = 400 nautical miles.

Tie two 5 gallon containers of diesel in the cockpit for a nearly 1/3 reserve. This boat has more range than 95% of us use in a typical cruise. All in a 22' boat. Love the design and execution Tad
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