At 20 mph, fully loaded going out, 1.25MPG, maybe a bit higher.
Coming back in gets closer to 1.75 at 20 MPH.
Like any boat, slower is cheaper.
It does have a functioning, calibrated flowscan, so you can see how you are doing and track total fuel consumed.
A few more pictures of the cockpit.
Engine cover is strong enough to stand on and makes a good casting platform.
There are two bait tanks, each under a seat. Each tank is about 30 gallons. Separate pumps for the bait tanks.
Winter service complete. Also a complete detail. Boat looks great despite the rain.
A few other items to mention:
(2) 35 gallon bait tanks, each with its own bait pump,
All lights converted to LED,
New batteries, with isolator and automatic batter charger so the engine...
Well cared for and great fishing boat. The family has had many successful fishing days on this boat. Fishes very well.
I had the motor replaced with a 5.7L VP rebuilt at Affordable earlier this year. The rebuilt motor is fuel injected and has fresh water cooling. I've run 200 hours on the...
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So it is illegal to possess a lobster that you purchased from a store and intend to either eat or release???? What if I purchase a lobster from a market and go to the beach to barbque it? FnG gonna arrest me?????
A lot of discussion. I'm thinking the yellowtail was jsut not oily enough, but something else was going on. It was too wierd to have no life at all in the nets. I'm blaming it on the two divers, even though I know it couldnt have been them.