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02-02-2021, 01:28 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,118
Posted By pstorti

Went from 280 K planes to 450S Zipwake...

Went from 280 K planes to 450S Zipwake Interceptors and they are better in every way. But not knowing your application your boat may be faster than what is recommended for interceptors.

Mine are...
01-18-2021, 03:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 670
Posted By pstorti

Fantastic news! So much better to see in the...

Fantastic news! So much better to see in the boats inside in the AC and out of the water to get a look at them top and Bottom, and somehow they are more approachable in a booth than they are in the...
01-18-2021, 03:36 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 7,513
Posted By pstorti

My dream boat is a 388 with 1100's, but I think...

My dream boat is a 388 with 1100's, but I think my reality will be a 450 powered version of something slightly smaller. This a a great thread but I would really like to hear what Peter Hledin had to...
11-17-2020, 07:43 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,263
Posted By pstorti

lol the engines are only 315 hp, well about 375...

lol the engines are only 315 hp, well about 375 now after some fiddling, but still low compared to most on here. The do have a lot of torque and the way diesels make power is supposed to be hard on...
11-08-2020, 03:54 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 3,263
Posted By pstorti

What lube were you using before the switch to...

What lube were you using before the switch to Amsoil? Did you change the drives when you started using Amsoil? Wondering if it is worth switching. I have twin Yanmar Diesels with X diesel drives. ...
Forum: Prop Talk
10-31-2020, 11:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 988
Posted By pstorti

people get hung up on slip and if the boat is...

people get hung up on slip and if the boat is performing well I wouldn't worry about it. Want to reduce your slip put a pair of box stock Maximus on there, slip will go way down but I doubt the...
04-10-2020, 04:10 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,965
Posted By pstorti

I replaced my 280's with a pair of 450...

I replaced my 280's with a pair of 450 Interceptors and they are superior in every way. For a boat like yours I have a feeling you will get a big improvement in planing out and low speed handling,...
01-09-2020, 03:32 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,186
Posted By pstorti

I hope they build 100 of them so I can get a good...

I hope they build 100 of them so I can get a good deal in a few years and have a lot of choices :)
10-08-2019, 11:34 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,467
Posted By pstorti

Did you ask anyone at Latham?

Did you ask anyone at Latham?
10-07-2019, 03:37 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,032
Posted By pstorti

I would spend some money on a tune for the 400...

I would spend some money on a tune for the 400 before you swap it for a new V8 450. You can get the same HP or more than the 450. And I agree with what Bor said by the time you get your new V8 450,...
07-05-2019, 12:43 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,010
Posted By pstorti

Nothing like a Skater what an amazing boat!

Nothing like a Skater what an amazing boat!
07-05-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,334
Posted By pstorti

Was not expecting any answers from Mercury, seems...

Was not expecting any answers from Mercury, seems pretty clear they are being conservative with that 450 HP number. Did you ride on the Tiranna with the 400's? It was at GHM the other day those guys...
07-03-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,334
Posted By pstorti

“With triple 450Rs, the 42 topped out in the...

“With triple 450Rs, the 42 topped out in the mid-80-mph range,” he continued. “That’s about the same as the same boat with quad (Mercury Racing) 400Rs.”

Cigarette says the Trianna picked up 10...
06-07-2019, 02:12 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 8,271
Posted By pstorti

Amazing how clean the inside of that hull is, you...

Amazing how clean the inside of that hull is, you are building my dreamboat :) Although I think I will have to settle for a used one in a few more years.
Forum: General Q & A
06-05-2019, 03:07 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 975
Posted By pstorti

I have two of those engines in my boat, you can...

I have two of those engines in my boat, you can install a water pressure gauge in the big grey nut on the top of the intercooler where the sea water comes in, next to the zinc, should be 15 psi or so...
Forum: Swap Shop
05-08-2019, 12:09 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,282
Posted By pstorti

bump

bump
05-08-2019, 12:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,571
Posted By pstorti

my source says the announcement in a few weeks in...

my source says the announcement in a few weeks in TN will be in between the 450 HP to 500 HP range.
04-23-2019, 09:15 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,895
Posted By pstorti

Seems like the new 300 V8's would be a perfect...

Seems like the new 300 V8's would be a perfect fit for that hull.
Forum: Swap Shop
04-18-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,282
Posted By pstorti

Mercury 280S K-Planes

I recently removed the tabs, and trim pumps from my boat. They were working fine with no issues but I replaced them with a Zipwake system which is better for my application. for sale is two 280S...
03-18-2019, 04:10 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,637
Posted By pstorti

I have a 37' CC with twin 6LP (315hp) Yanmars and...

I have a 37' CC with twin 6LP (315hp) Yanmars and Bravo drives. Runs 60 cruise all day at 50 getting 2 mpg. I have had zero issues with the Yanmars. I think you will be very happy with it. Post...
Forum: Swap Shop
03-17-2019, 09:11 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 794
Posted By pstorti

Konrad drives

Not mine saw them listed figured some one here might be looking.
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03-06-2019, 02:09 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 651
Posted By pstorti

Almost no-one in Sweden is buying any US made...

Almost no-one in Sweden is buying any US made boats now, they have issued retaliatory duty in response to recent changes in US policy, and that makes the cost significantly more expensive than it was...
03-01-2019, 02:40 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,505
Posted By pstorti

Jason did you happen to record fuel consumption...

Jason did you happen to record fuel consumption at any of the speeds mentioned? "Another interesting comparison, the 300R model cruised at 59 mph at 4,000 rpm while the 400R boat was running 54 mph...
02-27-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 4,149
Posted By pstorti

how old will this boat be when it is worth about...

how old will this boat be when it is worth about $250,000??? Which is still a quarter of a million for a toy!
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