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Old 01-15-2013, 12:18 PM
VTJC VTJC is offline
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Join Date: Jul 2004
Boat: None
Location: Northern VT
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Mikkeg205 ,Yes, you read that correctly a 190/197 with 310 hp and 1:1 trans is a dog. In my opinion they are underpowered for what should be a sporty boat. I had the same drivetrain in my 99 SportStar(95-97 ProStar Hull) and it was a rocket. The newer boats are heavier with a larger wetted surface creating more drag(improving tracking and wake though). I would only consider a 190/197 with PowerSlot and/or higher output motor.
08 Correct Craft Ski Nautique 196 343 HP 350 MPI EFI
Previous Boats:
99 MasterCraft SportStar CB 310 HP 350 TBI EFI
98 Moomba Boomerang 310 HP 350 Carb
88 MC PowerSlot 240 HP 351 Carb Black on White
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