I was under the impression that a stepped bottom boat performs better with surface drives than a non-stepped bottom boat? Look at Fountain’s success with the Arneson’s!
As for rocker, don’t the stepped bottom boats remove the need for it? I thought I read that in a Poker Runs America article a while back.
No surface drive can have positive trim, whether it’s a Bravo, SSM, Arneson or even Weismann as when the propeller is at the surface, you cannot trim it any higher correct?
What is a 6-degree transom?