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by Wouter
Sat Jan 18, 2020 2:29 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Wouter's PH18 Namibia
Replies: 674
Views: 49737

Re: Wouter's PH18 Namibia

Thank you guys for all the feedback! Much appreciated.

I'm pretty much sold on the trim tabs idea. :D

I've found a seller of the Nauticus trim tabs who's willing to courier to me, but not one for the Bennet's.

Any thoughts on the Nauticus self levelling trim tabs..?
by Wouter
Thu Jan 16, 2020 2:00 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Wouter's PH18 Namibia
Replies: 674
Views: 49737

Re: Wouter's PH18 Namibia

Hi Everyone. Spent the December holidays on the Zambezi river, had a blast and a good rest. Done a bunch of test runs with different props and motor heights, but I'm still porpoising when going dead straight, even at lower revs cruising. I started off by lifting the motor up from the previous positi...
by Wouter
Mon Nov 11, 2019 2:08 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Cvincent's PH18
Replies: 216
Views: 15498

Re: Cvincent's PH18

Awesome!! Congrats on the splash, now enjoy your boat!!
by Wouter
Thu Sep 12, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Wouter's PH18 Namibia
Replies: 674
Views: 49737

Re: Wouter's PH18 Namibia

Maybe this pic will be better to understand the 'bracket'. I have a jackplate that is mounted to the transom, but want to make a piece that fits within the existing jackplate that I can just bolt on. The motor will then get bolted unto that piece. http://gallery.bateau2.com/albums/userpics/88301/nor...
by Wouter
Thu Sep 12, 2019 3:20 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Wouter's PH18 Namibia
Replies: 674
Views: 49737

Re: Wouter's PH18 Namibia

Thank you ALL for the great comments and support, it is much appreciated! :D I'm sure you all can appreciate how happy I am after spending so much time on the build and then have her perform pretty good without any major issues 8) Now it is just tweaking here and there to get her to run even better!...
by Wouter
Fri Sep 06, 2019 3:27 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Wouter's PH18 Namibia
Replies: 674
Views: 49737

Re: Wouter's PH18 Namibia

A few of the fish we caught! Tiger Fish http://gallery.bateau2.com/albums/userpics/88301/normal_Tiervis_1.jpg Nembwe http://gallery.bateau2.com/albums/userpics/88301/normal_Nembwe_2.jpg http://gallery.bateau2.com/albums/userpics/88301/normal_Nembwe_1.jpg Pink Happy (bagged us a weeks hunting trip as...
by Wouter
Fri Sep 06, 2019 3:05 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Wouter's PH18 Namibia
Replies: 674
Views: 49737

Re: Wouter's PH18 Namibia

A quick drone shot after a day's fishing as we were idling past the no-wake zone.

https://youtu.be/eJcp5_fmLuc
by Wouter
Wed Sep 04, 2019 2:29 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Wouter's PH18 Namibia
Replies: 674
Views: 49737

Re: Wouter's PH18 Namibia

Thanx Jason!!
by Wouter
Wed Sep 04, 2019 10:48 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Wouter's PH18 Namibia
Replies: 674
Views: 49737

Re: Wouter's PH18 Namibia

Is there a way to share a video clip on the forum..? I got a small clip of us passing on plane!