Why don't we mount lower units to the bottoms of boats?

Discussion in 'Inboards' started by jimmy34, Aug 3, 2016.

  1. mydauphin
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    mydauphin Senior Member

    Ips units are designed to break off in case of grounding. And you thought a bent prop or shaft was expensive...
     

  2. Mr Efficiency
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    Mr Efficiency Senior Member

    You might limp home with a bent prop or shaft, too.
     
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