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Old 11-26-2002, 02:25 AM
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So this may be the fastest turbine powered boat or even the biggest but damn this thing is cool. Check it out......Turbine Powered Jet Boat

Its amazing what I will do to get out of writing this paper Oh well back to work......
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I know of the boat. The guy lives just north of me on Winnebago. Supposedly he swapped in the turbine and was hoping to make a commercial venture of it. He has a website out, I'll see if I can find the link.
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Nice toy and a clean installation!
Too bad he didn't step up to at least an LTS101. The Allison is a great, reliable little engine, but is a little weak on hp and torque.

No doubt a real attention-getter at the docks though!
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i dont understand this point...pls help me!
whenevr i look for some parts (-whatever).they are very pricey,specially turbine parts/aplication.but i see lots of turbine powered boats for sale under 20K. how come?!?
-are they expensive to take care of?
-is their life limited?
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