Can't believe you pulled this off. The boat looks sweet. Can't wait to see it on the water.
If I were to do it that way I would just use an outboard.
Would rather submerge a $3k outboard than a $10k yanmar
never heard of it but it looks pretty interesting
Will look into it
Also, to prevent rust of gears below the surface, maybe use a belt to drive the prop.
So shaft to the top of the transom and a belt down the back...
The gain of having no holes in the hull.
Its only 10hp and gets to hull speed without full throttle so a little loss in efficiency is acceptable....
This is probably a silly question but was wondering if anything like it had been done before.
On a small boat, to avoid putting a...
No negativity intended.
Just my prediction for future reference
Manie will drop out within 3 weeks of sea trial...
Sweet, thanks Myark
Well said Waikikan
pdw lol no comment
u could have saved your two pennies
i will build a small boat and each one of these threads is more educational than most websites out there
What is it with you and my budget? This is the second pretentious, elitist ****** thing you have said to me regarding my project. I have...
Is anything electronic not made in china?
Considered hydroforming but have since decided to covert an old gas tank to a boat :P
If i run out of space i can just transfer the motor...
I actually did further research after this post and decided to go with a 3 in 1 arc/tig/plasma cutter inverter off ebay for $450...