Originally Posted by terhohalme
One problem with the Torqeedo output power 5.6 kW is and that is propulsion efficiency. It will change a lot depending on boat speed, propeller pitch and diameter. They should have balls to tell the maximum continuous shaft power.
It doesn't matter to them, because the 10kw input is the same as a 25hp output gas motor. So why get bogged down with detail and honesty?
Ok, I am going to sit in the corner for a bit and cool off. I despise the way electric outboards are marketed, and really wish just one of them would be honest about their performance.