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by RWS
Wed Feb 19, 2020 5:12 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Diesels The perfect engines or not ?
Replies: 22
Views: 2714

Re: Diesels The perfect engines or not ?

Point of information David Pascoe, (R.I.P) posted those comments over 20 years ago in 1997. They were revised in 2001. When you are factoring in your costs, do not forget that the diesel boat will sell far faster and for far more coin than the gas boat. 10 years ago IPS and ZEUS drives were all the ...
by RWS
Sun Feb 09, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: RE: Mold/Stain in Bow Question
Replies: 2
Views: 127

Re: RE: Mold/Stain in Bow Question

possible anchor locker drain stopped up with debris

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by RWS
Sat Feb 08, 2020 6:41 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: water tank
Replies: 2
Views: 170

Re: water tank

clean everything and paint if necessary

Install adequate USCG approved LED lighting that is SAFE for use in a gas environment

Inspect/replace hoses and clamps

Maleron thru hulls? - get em outta there

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by RWS
Thu Jan 30, 2020 5:56 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Instructions on how to rebuild a Hynautic K-19 steering cyl
Replies: 17
Views: 4993

Re: Instructions on how to rebuild a Hynautic K-19 steering cyl

This is one excellent example of the VALUE of the Forum. No other orphaned BRAND has the resources and support that TROJAN does. * BEACON MARINE/Bob Cushman & John Leed * The FORUM * Trojan International Resource - www.trojanboats.com * People like Prowlerfish, who continue to keep it all moving al...
by RWS
Sat Jan 18, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 12 Meter Pulpit
Replies: 24
Views: 4154

Re: 12 Meter Pulpit

I worked with TOM RING at Good

He helped me make the impossible.....possible

we traded drawings and sketches and made it work AMAZINGLY WELL !

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by RWS
Fri Jan 17, 2020 5:52 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Trojan vs Trojan
Replies: 5
Views: 316

Re: Trojan vs Trojan

As compared to the "BUBBLE BOAT" school of design, the F series offers a timeless style. While the International is no longer considered AVANT GARDE, it too has a classic styling that is not (yet) dated. The styling trends of the 80's 90's through today have seen some ideas come and go, and for good...
by RWS
Fri Jan 17, 2020 5:46 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Greetings from a former F32 owner
Replies: 4
Views: 227

Re: Greetings from a former F32 owner

nice boat !

You may find that while the express style sacrifices some interior space and amenities, it does allow the operator to easily single handle her.

Congrats!

RWS
by RWS
Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:18 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Yo
Replies: 6
Views: 308

Re: Yo

Yo Ho Ho and a bottle of rum

or 2...

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by RWS
Sat Jan 11, 2020 6:52 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: animated hull 11 mt express
Replies: 7
Views: 564

Re: animated hull 11 mt express

I'm not a marine engineer and do not know the terms they use, however I was told that in-water tests showed the 11 meter hull was the slipperiest of all the International series. I don't know exactly WHAT that really means... least drag? most efficient? requires the least HP to push onto plane? I re...
by RWS
Wed Jan 08, 2020 6:56 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: re:Master Stateroom Berth Question
Replies: 6
Views: 366

Re: re:Master Stateroom Berth Question

might getting the wife onboard to actually see one be a better start?

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by RWS
Tue Jan 07, 2020 4:58 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 12 Meter Pulpit
Replies: 24
Views: 4154

Re: 12 Meter Pulpit

i've messed with a number of windlasses on my own boat and others

For a larger cruiser the GOOD brand seems to be bulletproof and unbeatable

suggest doing some research on line before you commit to anything

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by RWS
Mon Jan 06, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: animated hull 11 mt express
Replies: 7
Views: 564

Re: animated hull 11 mt express

the 11 Meter is the SLIPPERIEST of all International hulls.

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by RWS
Sun Jan 05, 2020 8:11 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: What’s wrong with this picture?
Replies: 25
Views: 1306

Re: What’s wrong with this picture?

anything on the wetted surface of the hull will increase friction.

period

of course, thru hulls are necessary, but the smoother, the better.

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by RWS
Wed Dec 25, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Merry Christms
Replies: 7
Views: 343

Re: Merry Christms

AND TO ALL A GOOD-NIGHT !

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by RWS
Mon Dec 23, 2019 5:55 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: FREE Trojan Boat Items
Replies: 0
Views: 498

FREE Trojan Boat Items

Princess cooktop - 2 burner - electric & alcohol new cooktop in 2002 works great, I redesigned my countertop for a single undercounter burner setup never used the alcohol side ---------------------------------------- 10 Meter factory hatches - white (pair) these are intact, but have been in the Flor...