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C. H. THE World’s Unlimited Outboard Speed Record is at present held by Tommy Estlick at a speed of 56.71 statute miles per hour. This was achieved
on Saltona lake, California, which is considerably below sea level. The advantage of this is that” the atmospheric pressure is abnormally high, giving a slight super-charging effect. A Johnson motor was used.
M.D. SECOND-hand C. class motor of 1929 should cost about £28. We advise you to get in touch with
Outboards Ltd., of 618, London Road, Isleworth, Middlesex.
SPEED boat trips are given near London at the following venues :Colnbrook Water Sports, Crystal Palace, and the Welsh Harp, Hendon.
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