Im lost when chosing outboard engine!

Discussion in 'Powerboats' started by Leif, Feb 21, 2004.

  1. Leif

    Leif Guest

    I have decided to buy a new engine to my 20´open powerboat.
    My proposal is to choose a 40 hp 2-stroke engine because of is low
    weight and moderate price. But what brand? Suggestions?
     
  2. Nomad
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    Nomad Mold Trader/Boat Builder

    Johnson or Evinrude would be my pick
     
  3. Stephen Gray
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    Stephen Gray Junior Member

    Nomad is right on. I hear Merc has a small engine you might look at.
    Steve
     

  4. gonzo
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    gonzo Senior Member

    We sell Evinrude, Johnson and Nissan. I'd be glad to sell you one of ours. However, I think you should buy a brand that has a local service shop.
     
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