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Old 17 May 2013, 18:57   #1
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newby c craft engine question

Hi...iv just bought a pair of c craft boats..one 11 ft and the other 12ft. Iv got a 7.5 ho crysler 2s out board and it won't push it up on the plane,iv throtttled it up and moved right up over the bows and still nothing...I'm looking at buying a cheapish engine £1000 ish what suggestions...I would like to be able to plane with two or three adults ...
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Old 17 May 2013, 19:04   #2
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Need at least a 15 or 18 HP short shaft engine. Try to get a used Tohatsu 2 strokes, 15 or 18 HP engine. Both weights 40 Kg. But 18 has better punch.

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Old 17 May 2013, 19:45   #3
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Hi.there's a merc 20hp on eBay that is located very close to my home would that be suitable for my c craft? Thanks in advance
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Old 20 May 2013, 08:50   #4
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Iv bitten the bullet and bought a 2004 2 stroke tohatsu 18. Got a 350 mile round trip to collect the engine tmoz..can't wait to get it on the boat...might b a very late night test run lol
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