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Old 09-24-2007, 12:11 PM
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I think that is jasonsmith....he is on OSO. Maybe he can chime in.
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Old 09-24-2007, 12:30 PM
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I have always started mine one at a time but it's just personal preference.
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Old 09-24-2007, 12:40 PM
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Personally, I think one of the best sounds in boating, its starting the second motor. (And/or subsequent motors thereafter.)
Ditto. Start one at a time and watch your gauges. nothing better then having the second engine start up!!!

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Old 09-24-2007, 12:42 PM
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One at a time. Get one started, then let its alternator help the batteries start the second.
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Old 09-24-2007, 12:51 PM
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One at a time here - I'm not talented enough to turn both keys at the same time...
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Old 09-24-2007, 01:09 PM
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Starting both engines at the same time is very hard on your muffler bearings......not to mention what it will do to the coolant levels in your alternators.....
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Old 09-24-2007, 01:14 PM
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Starting both engines at the same time is very hard on your muffler bearings......not to mention what it will do to the coolant levels in your alternators.....
LMAO!

With great advice like that, why would anyone try to start both engines at the same time!
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Old 09-24-2007, 01:15 PM
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DAMN that's a holeshot! That thing was gone like NOW!
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The first vid is board member Jason Smith. Whippled Charged29 Outlaw.
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DAMN that's a holeshot! That thing was gone like NOW!

When your props are 3 feet below the bottom of the boat....you can do that.
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