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Old 10 May 2007, 15:42   #11
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anyone knows what the fuell consumption of the mercury XS 300 HP is, or the suzuki 300 HP at WOT? just in order to compare with the yamaha
I know someone with 2 300 xs's and he said 20 gph.
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Old 10 May 2007, 15:43   #12
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Evinrude can make the existing E-Tec 250HP produce 350 HP I was told by one of the head technicians of BRP in Belgium. Only problem if they do that is pollution. They do not longer comply with the environmental requirements.

So imagine, getting 350 HP out of a 240 kg engine
That would be perfect - and I suspect it would still put out a lot less than your average BBQ!!!
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Old 10 May 2007, 15:47   #13
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anyone knows what the fuell consumption of the mercury XS 300 HP is, or the suzuki 300 HP at WOT? just in order to compare with the yamaha
I have seen the Suzuki quoted at 85lph.

In the test the V8 Yam was 127lph - gulp!!!
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http://www.yamaha-motor.com/outboard...outboard_.aspx
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Tell me about it - only viable if they bring out a 400hp version!!!
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why not build a Yamaha F300 V6... I would have it in my mind when choice the engine for my future rib....
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