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Bow thruster

Hi y’all! I can’t see a bow thruster on your boat. Don’t you have one or do you have a retractable? If you don’t have one, why?
There is no thruster on Wind Horse. With twin engines this is not required. The FPB64 does have a bow thruster (fixed).

Posted by Steve Dashew  (November 21, 2009)

2 Responses to “Bow thruster”

  1. David Smyth Says:
    I bet the fact your boat tapers toward the bow AND stern helps in docking situations where others with more winnebago-like lines might need one, don’t you think?


    Steve Dashew Reply:

    Hi David: The shape of the canoe body does help maneuverability. Also helping is the huge rudder and 40 degree angle of attack.


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