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Monday, March 15, 2021

Bud (Charles) Woolfe's 16' [4.9 M] Wye River Garvey Dory Under Power

Bud Woolfe tested out his Wye River Garvey Dory using a 9.9 hp motor. Here's what he had to say.

Today was our first day out to test it using a 9.9 hp. That we already had. The boat was so smooth on the lake and handle the light waves very well and felt very stable. We are very happy with the 16 ft Garvey.

He is shopping for a 25 hp motor right now for this boat.

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