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Old 07-11-2019, 08:37 PM   #6 (permalink)
redpoint5
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A cover over the open part of the boat would go a long way towards improving FE too.

My Prius is really straining to tow my empty 4x8 trailer with the walls up, but hardly notices when the trailer is nearly full to the top. That open cavity really creates drag.
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