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Old 15 September 2016, 14:05   #1
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6.8 viper max re-engine advice

I'm thinking of giving my boat (6.8 viper max) a refurb I've been to the tube shop today and happy with the price.
Now which motor and why ???
Ps. The boat is plated for 200hp max.
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Old 15 September 2016, 14:15   #2
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Help please new outboard ??

I'm thinking of giving my boat (6.8 viper max) a refurb I've been to the tube shop today and happy with the price.

Now which motor and why ???

Ps. The boat is plated for 200hp max.
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I'm thinking of giving my boat (6.8 viper max) a refurb I've been to the tube shop today and happy with the price.
Now which motor and why ???
Ps. The boat is plated for 200hp max.

200hp Etec g2
Why? 'Cos it'll go like a scalded cat & outrun Rocky😄


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what is the max weight allowed?

2 or 4 stroke you want?
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Old 15 September 2016, 14:41   #5
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hi its a 6.5 mtr osprey vipermax you have got not a 6.8
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It's your old boat ?
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Not SHURE I'll find out tomorrow
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Sounds good dave but ! I live in Manchester. Service/ maintenance?
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assuming weight isn't an issue

4 stroke- suzuki 200 new 4 cylinder model

2 stroke you only have the g2.
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