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Old 03-22-2018, 02:49 PM   #8
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City: Auckland
Country: New Zealand
Vessel Name: MV Takapu 2
Vessel Model: ex HMNZS Patrol Craft 94'
Join Date: Mar 2018
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Originally Posted by McGillicuddy View Post
Thatís a lotta boat. Be a cool South Pacific Island boat.
Have you had a chance to use the Flume stabilizers? A bit unusual in a boat that size. More usually seen in cruise ships and big passenger ferries.
Hi McGillicuddy,

Yes - the boat as been all over the pacific.

Yes - The flume tank is always in use. It works perfectly at anchor and while are the marina and really does help in big seas.

Years went into the design and build of the tank to get it right, but I would say the owner persisted with good results in the end. Around 800 litres sits in the tank.
35-year-old Kiwi living full time on my 94-foot ship.

that crackling sound you can hear... I can hear it too ... hahaha.
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