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Old 04-13-2011, 04:20 PM
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Default "Happy" Sterling 1700s Headed for Skater 388

Short but sweet, http://speedonthewater.com/component...for-skater-388.

I will provide more information as it becomes available.
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$130k what does the Merc 1350 sell for? With Arnesons should be a kickass package.
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$130k what does the Merc 1350 sell for? With Arnesons should be a kickass package.

List on a Mercury Racing 1350 with an M8 drive isódon't shoot me, I know that list is listóis $203,000.
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Cool. How much power did Tyson/Brad Smith's turbo motors make?
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Cat I agree ,Rik would sell a #8 Package for @17K that does not break or suck HP in gear loss.
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I think there right there if not more! That skater is bad!
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would those be the ones from the 388 , or the Miami boat show motor that was going right to the dyno after the show ??? whacha got ???
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would those be the ones from the 388 , or the Miami boat show motor that was going right to the dyno after the show ??? whacha got ???
Not the rotary's Tyson built, the BBC's that went into, I believe Dennis Pool's boat. The ones that kept breaking propellers.
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I believe Dennis Pooles boat has only seen 165 mph.
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Cool. How much power did Tyson/Brad Smith's turbo motors make?
Two power levels the last I read; 1400 and 2400.
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