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Any 40'-47' v bottoms that will run 130mph on 850's?

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Old 01-03-2007, 11:22 PM
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I believe the 42' PR MIGHT get there....
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Old 01-03-2007, 11:43 PM
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How fast was Fiore's 39gtx with a pair of merc 850's? Wasn't that around 130ish?
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130...On a V with 850's... big task ... I doubt it is possible.
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get a cat for that speed...much safer
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2007 42 Fountain Lightning W/850's - 122MPH
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How fast was Fiore's 39gtx with a pair of merc 850's? Wasn't that around 130ish?
That is what i was thinking too.
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Lake Cumberland has a 42 Fountain PR with 850's. maybe they can shed some light.
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The boat in my avatar would go 127-129 with true 850HP
If they are true 850' who did you buy them from??????
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XXX (47 GTX) runs 130's with 1075's as reference points.
GatorOne runs 127-128 with 1075's. I thought he was faster than XXX?
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