How much stuff and how many people can you fit in a 17' Boston Whaler

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Posted by Chuck Tribolet on September 27, 2006 at 07:49:28:

In Reply to: Re: Re: How much stuff and how many people can you fit in a 24ft Skipjack posted by Eric S on September 26, 2006 at 17:47:53:

Freeboard was OK -- it was an incredibly flat glassy day.

I don't know that I tried to plane it -- we were only going about
.4 nm (Whaler's Cove ramp to Twin Peaks), but I probably could
have. 90HP two-stroke on a 935 pound hull with a relatively flat bottom
planes really easily. I've pulled up a BIG skier (240 pounds)
on a single ski and three in the boat.


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