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Old 02-06-2017, 04:16 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by FF View Post
In some places a pod drive has the service life of a constantly down outboard

Of course they can be R&R with fairly unskilled labor , but a half a decade for the big bucks ?...
I could see shortened life in a dozer boat working log booms or tug in a busy harbour, but comfortably within its design limits with an occasional burst while docking a trawler?
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