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Old 07-10-2011, 12:50 AM
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Was that 147 MPH or 147 BAC ?

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Old 07-10-2011, 12:55 AM
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funny what some people really believe...the salesman tried to convince me my boat runs 72mph....I laughed in his face and said 65 tops, he didnt like that.
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Old 07-10-2011, 02:36 AM
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Hard to believe that 1 sperm beat out the other million to create this fellow? What were the other 999,999 like???
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Old 07-10-2011, 07:37 AM
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Old 07-10-2011, 07:57 AM
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23p props, 5000rpm, 1.5:1 drive and 10% slip is 65mph, so that's my guess at his actual speed.

Or perhaps he just added a 1 in front of the actual speed.
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Old 07-10-2011, 08:52 AM
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more like 60 mph
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Old 07-10-2011, 10:03 AM
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His claim is absolutely TRUE!

So long as you are heading on a Rocky Mountain 30 degree downslope, the trailer breaks free and emergency brakes don't engage.
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Old 07-10-2011, 10:34 AM
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It must be true I saw it on the internet.
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Old 07-10-2011, 11:44 AM
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He was being towed by a skater at the time.
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Old 07-10-2011, 11:56 AM
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You've got a 27' Fountain with 650hp, I'd tell him you wanna race... If he thinks he goes 147mph, he's gonna think you go like 180mph after you race.
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