i am so fortunate to have you all at my disposal. thank you all very much for the feed back on my questions about "yamaha or honda." so much info i have to digest it all. i dont know where you guys are getting the big boats with the small tanks? mine is a 2001 tyee with a 45 gal belly on her. with me the wife and gear 3000lbs total. thank you all and have a blessed thanksgiving with your loved ones. gary.