From the other side of the pond

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Mike Higgins
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Location: Palo Alto California

From the other side of the pond

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Evening off Pt. Wilson.jpg

I recently rebuilt a 40+ for use on my 14' catboat. I have been sailing the Jean Alden since 2000 without an auxiliary. After finding myself becalmed in the middle of the Straits of Juan de Fuca in the Pacific Northwest, I decided to add a means of propulsion that would be more reliable than sculling with the rudder.

The second photo shows the Seagull pushing my boat along at about 3.5kts in calm conditions.
Test Run - REDUCED.jpg
What a great little engine.
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Robin Anderson
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Re: From the other side of the pond

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That's a great little outfit Mike - happy days ahead.
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