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by peter-curacao
Tue Mar 25, 2008 4:17 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Going for it... Ordered the CS25 plans
Replies: 47
Views: 10417

I did not even received my plans yet and I already have my first setback :cry: Not even one store on the little Island of Curaçao sells the right plywood. So now I'm thinking to order the Pre-cut plywood kit only problem is I ordered the plans for a Full transom-open version-short deck and want to...
by peter-curacao
Tue Mar 25, 2008 2:40 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Going for it... Ordered the CS25 plans
Replies: 47
Views: 10417

I did not even received my plans yet and I already have my first setback :cry: Not even one store on the little Island of Curaçao sells the right plywood. So now I'm thinking to order the Pre-cut plywood kit only problem is I ordered the plans for a Full transom-open version-short deck and want to ...
by peter-curacao
Mon Mar 24, 2008 11:28 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Going for it... Ordered the CS25 plans
Replies: 47
Views: 10417

191 kW is that 200 HP?? sorry again I'm a rookie (in building and etc etc)
by peter-curacao
Mon Mar 24, 2008 11:21 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Going for it... Ordered the CS25 plans
Replies: 47
Views: 10417

Greetings all :) The "YANMAR" 260HP (6BY260Z type), weights 408 kg (899 lbs) WITH a "Mercruiser" Bravo X3 Sterndrive, only 30kg more than twin 140HP Outboard Suzuki (380Kg), witch can be put beyong the transom, on a bracket. So, IMHO this solution is worth exploring. Excuse me for asking (I'm a com...
by peter-curacao
Mon Mar 24, 2008 11:09 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Going for it... Ordered the CS25 plans
Replies: 47
Views: 10417

What I do know we are fishing for a respectable time now on a Dusky 25 ft and took a lot of fish my only wish is the CS25 wil handle the same and would be as fast as the dusky hell!! half of it will do it!! btw i'm talking about the Caribbean sea
by peter-curacao
Mon Mar 24, 2008 10:54 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Going for it... Ordered the CS25 plans
Replies: 47
Views: 10417

Greetings all :) The "YANMAR" 260HP (6BY260Z type), weights 408 kg (899 lbs) WITH a "Mercruiser" Bravo X3 Sterndrive, only 30kg more than twin 140HP Outboard Suzuki (380Kg), witch can be put beyong the transom, on a bracket. So, IMHO this solution is worth exploring. Excuse me for asking (I'm a com...
by peter-curacao
Mon Mar 24, 2008 7:28 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Going for it... Ordered the CS25 plans
Replies: 47
Views: 10417

I hope Deedaddy is willing too share his secrets on how he did this, if possible with some pics :oops: Suggestions from the designer would be more then welcome too!! :help:
by peter-curacao
Mon Mar 24, 2008 6:48 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Going for it... Ordered the CS25 plans
Replies: 47
Views: 10417

The hull design is for outboards with engine weight in the rear. Moving the engine forward will change the CG. You will need to raise the sole to bridge a jack shaft. Move other weight to the rear....live well...fuel tanks,,,any thing else to offset engine weight. What if you put something like thi...
by peter-curacao
Mon Mar 24, 2008 2:52 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Going for it... Ordered the CS25 plans
Replies: 47
Views: 10417

The hull design is for outboards with engine weight in the rear. Moving the engine forward will change the CG. You will need to raise the sole to bridge a jack shaft. Move other weight to the rear....live well...fuel tanks,,,any thing else to offset engine weight. What if you put something like thi...