Thumbnail of Such Crust V (4534 bytes)Such Crust V U-5 [1953]

"A racing partner for Such Crust III, this Jack Schafer-owned boat was built by Les Staudacher in 1953. She measures 29 feet long, 11 feet wide and is powered by an Allison engine. She hasn't competed in recent years. Further details are lacking."

(Reprinted from This is Hydroplaning by Paul Lowney [1959])

[Material for the following incarnations of this boat will be added as time allows.]

Trot-A-Long U-5 [1954]

Miss Detroit (II) U-5 [1955]

Muvalong U-30 [1956-58]

Hurricane VI U-30 [1962]

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