55983Re: Martha Jane on Ebay
- Nov 3, 2007--- In email@example.com, "proto957" <helio6@...> wrote:
> Do the water ballastThe tanks don't take up sole height. As I understand the layout
> tanks take up sole height? I had assumed the tanks would be on the
> sides, and the sole would be the boat bottom. I looked through many
> Martha Jane sites on the web, but could not find an answer to this.
there is a tank under each side bunk for part of the length of about
4 cubic feet volume each.
One Bolger design mod calls for an additional 500lbs of steel
ballast, but I understand this is a plate attached outside, under
In some much earlier postings here some builders said they put bags
of sand etc in the tanks instead of water, so this boat isn't the
only one to have removable tops fitted to the water ballast tanks.
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