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Old 14 May 2011, 07:20   #1
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Has any one used a test wheel for tuning the outboard motor? They are a device that replaces the prop so you can run the engine up to full power without emptying the barrel or test tank. Just wondering if they are any good.
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Old 14 May 2011, 11:28   #2
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I've used one many times , great for fault finding and fine tuning .
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Old 14 May 2011, 18:06   #3
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Has any one used a test wheel for tuning the outboard motor? They are a device that replaces the prop so you can run the engine up to full power without emptying the barrel or test tank. Just wondering if they are any good.
Hi i have a 13 spline test prop from Tohatsu 50 if its any good as i dont use it as i have built a dynomometer for testing the engines.
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Hi i have a 13 spline test prop from Tohatsu 50 if its any good as i dont use it as i have built a dynomometer for testing the engines.
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Old 16 May 2011, 15:57   #5
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Any idea where you can buy them? I have been after one for a while.
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Old 16 May 2011, 16:50   #6
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Any idea where you can buy them? I have been after one for a while.
hi you can buy my one if you need it.
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