8 Results for "engine"
December 22, 2011 - 12:37pmIn Fair Form: Huckins Yacht
of The Mechanical Engineer’s Manual — the bible of the breed. Huckins credited Marks with teaching him the skills ... with a pair of 125-horsepower gasoline engines. Huckins skippered his new boat to New England ... . Engines were mounted on I-beams supported by the engine room bulkheads, and Huckins experimented ...
December 15, 2011 - 4:42pmHuckins' Shirt Letter
In 1940 the Navy was fed up with its fledgling PT program, since the boats were pounding themselves to pieces. When Frank Huckins offered to build it a proper boat, the Navy offered to “loan” him the engines. Huckins began design and construction ...
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October 3, 2007 - 3:11pmPresent Tense
visibility. The staterooms are steps down from the lower saloon. To compensate for the weight of the engines ... the dining saloon. Dockery, Davidson and Huckins made sound compromises in their engineering. On a gray ... to maneuver in close quarters. Heavy soundproofing makes for a quiet ride. At full-throttle, her engines ...
October 3, 2007 - 3:11pmHuckins Linwood 56
. They were fast, wringing maximum speed from the relatively low horsepower engines available at the time ... demands twin 1,000 hp diesels, minimum. Smaller engines also burn less fuel. As designed, the Linwood 56 carries its engines way aft, under the cockpit, and spins the props through V-drives. But the first ...
October 3, 2007 - 3:11pmHuckins Atlantic 44
access to the engineroom. The space is well lighted, and access to the engines is excellent. The boat ... generator is abaft the engines. Mechanical and electrical detailing is excellent. All accessible bilge ...
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