Originally Posted by GRABABREWSKI
Good stuff Captain! Looks like the trip of a lifetime. Gets my vote for thread of the year.You really should do a blog on it.
Any chance of putting up a map highlighting your progress.
How much fuel can you carry and how long does it last?
"Fair Winds and Following Seas"
Thanks buddy, yah I wanted to get some of it down before I start forgetting details.
We marked our route through several maps and need to get one big enough to get it all on.
I have 2 - 150 gallon fuel tanks but found out I only have 288 gallons usable.
She likes fuel, she'll drink up to 50 gallons an hour at 40 mph at 6000 rpm or 2 gallons an hour at displacement speed 1100 rpm about 8 mph.
We averaged about a mile a gallon.
Just depends how hard you run the ponies.