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tbird233
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Posted: June 07 2006 at 00:00 | IP Logged Quote tbird233

i'm the proud owner of an '83 233 LS. it came with a 17 pitch prop and i'm running a merc 260. i'm at 35mph at w.o.t. seems aweful slow for this boat. any suggestions? and how can i get myself some thru hulls? i need some exhaust rumble
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233 Double E
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Posted: June 22 2006 at 00:00 | IP Logged Quote 233 Double E

Hey tbird!  Welcome on.

I think I run a 22pitch but my speed is about what you've observed at just les than 5K rpm, WOT.  I have the same 260 horse unit.

Our hulls are capable of lots of speed but they're heavy.  If you look through (way back) in the Formula thread I started a couple of years ago, you'll see where a few people were hoping for & probably achieving 60mph through some serious massaging & engine replacing.

They might be able to be contacted still.

 



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