Re: 180RS - Purchased May 1998
Fun, Fast, and Safe.
We had to change the prop from a 21 pitch, which was supplied with
the boat, to a 23 pitch (standard aluminum) with a lot of cup added.
It runs 50 mph at 4800 rpm now with two people and a full tank of
Coming through the Boynton Beach inlet (most dangerous rating), we
took about a five foot wave over the bow. It filled half of the boat
but came up through it, only wet and a lot wiser for the experience.
Our little Stingray, named "Play Therapy", brought us home safely.
We now go out into the ocean only when there is no easterly wind.
We love the boat. Thanks for building such a solidly safe craft.
Bob & Randi Klemish
Lake Worth, FL