- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "donschultz8275" <donschultz@...> wrote:
> Did you discuss with PBF how much horsepower you intended to install?Don,
> Of course Bolger would still be thinking in terms of 140 hp, since
> that is the original design spec. The shoe and less than 90 hp could
> well work OK.
Bolger thinks 140 hp is too much for the design. He recommends two
50's or a single 75. There is also the comment in the plans that a
singe 50 hp "would not be dangerously underpowered".
> The status of Sitka Explorer came up, I think, more than a year ago.That is for sure! For instance, on August 18, 2004 Leo Hill wrote
> I believe the design has been commisioned but the work has not been
> completed. A search using Sitka as the search term will bring up an
> hour of reading.
that he had recently spoken with SA and was told that Sitka Explorer
was hoped to be completed by Christmas 2004.