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Old 07-16-2009, 08:17 PM
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Originally Posted by Comanche3Six
A larger size race drive that would handle 2000 to 2500 hp for the 50' size powerboats!
BPM drives, that's what Callan used with his 3000hp turbines. I think the same pair is still on that boat.
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Old 07-16-2009, 09:05 PM
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Originally Posted by Catmando
BPM drives, that's what Callan used with his 3000hp turbines. I think the same pair is still on that boat.
Mercury Racing needs to step it up a notch for these big powerboats. The VISSM looks maxed out on the 41 Apache........it gets small looking quickly after that.
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Old 07-20-2009, 09:38 PM
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Originally Posted by Comanche3Six
Mercury Racing needs to step it up a notch for these big powerboats. The VISSM looks maxed out on the 41 Apache........it gets small looking quickly after that.
The Weismann 6 will handle more power and torque than the Merc. The Weismann is much closer to a true shaft drive than the Merc also. I don't know what Merc can do to a drive that has to go through two 90 degree bends to put power to the prop. Titanium gears and shafts maybe?
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Old 07-20-2009, 09:55 PM
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Originally Posted by Catmando
The Weismann 6 will handle more power and torque than the Merc. The Weismann is much closer to a true shaft drive than the Merc also. I don't know what Merc can do to a drive that has to go through two 90 degree bends to put power to the prop. Titanium gears and shafts maybe?
A physically larger drive.
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Old 07-21-2009, 07:17 AM
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Awesome boat & power BIG Daddy ,she sure came along way good luck see ya on the H2O
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Old 07-27-2009, 09:27 AM
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The new Zuperman boat is actually a full carbon fiber 50' Mystic hull with twin turbines from Turbine Marine. The owner lives a few minutes away from me, saw it on the lake yesterday, and took a peek at it while it was on the lift near his house. The paint (TAOD) is UNREAL in person, nicest I have ever seen! The man like his boats, that's for sure. He has had quite a few Skaters with HUGE power. He has a newer 54' Sea Ray sitting next to this one, and a 160' Heesen Yacht down in Fla. Called "Man of Steel".
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Old 07-27-2009, 09:45 AM
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Originally Posted by CDNUGE
The new Zuperman boat is actually a full carbon fiber 50' Mystic hull with twin turbines from Turbine Marine.

It's an Outerlimits.
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Old 07-27-2009, 01:02 PM
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Looks awesome!!!
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Old 07-27-2009, 09:41 PM
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Way friggin cool!!!!!!! To say the least. Simply awesome
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Old 11-05-2009, 02:18 AM
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Man that puppy is finer than frogs hair. Congrats!
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