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Old 04-25-2019, 06:01 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by Sea Word View Post
As a welder Iím always attracted to metal boats. And I pick mine up on Monday! One thing Iím thinking about a lot, as we will not have dock access with shore power, is how I can weld on board. Iím thinking that I need to either get a chubby genset or somehow rig one of my main engines to become a genset that can push 10k or so watts.
One thing Iíve noticed on other metal boats Iíve owned is a curious phenomenon where engine noise travels through water and transduces through the hull creating a strange sounds. Itís quite strong and can be noticed even from boats up to a mile away!
Give us some info, details and pics of your new boat...
Jack ...Chicken of the sea! 1600 ton Master of towing/Oceans. 1600 ton Master/Oceans.
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