Originally Posted by David M
The advantage of Diesels is their efficiency but not their horsepower to weight ratio. It seems like the wrong application for a dinghy
where you want minimal weight but do not use it so much that fuel
efficiency becomes a big consideration.
My concern is more around safety
... I hate the idea of carry a jerry can of Gasoline on the boat
.... I guess if one is always around a marina and can fill it up there, than it is not a big deal.... but was thinking it would be great to refill the tender
from the main tanks