Notwithstanding the arguments for & against cutting the transom/changing the engine/changing the leg etc. It just seems wrong to me, to cut down a perfectly good transom to make an engine fit that shouldn't be there in the first place. Bodge x Bodge = Bodge squared. It might work, it might not, but I'm old skool do it right first time. All IMHO of course😏
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