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Old 27 February 2017, 06:38   #11
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Boat name: T1
Length: 5m +
Engine: EVINRUDE 115 HO
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Mentioned previously photo shows opened these brackets

Here you have in transportation mode:


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Old 27 February 2017, 15:40   #12
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i just put a keel roller over the rams and lower engine onto it a little.

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Old 27 February 2017, 17:50   #13
Country: Canada
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My Yamaha 115 manual said always use one. My shop said for longer distances it's a good idea. I believe the thought though is to spare the hydraulics the abuse rather than save the transom?

I got an hard rubber unit you place around the hydraulic cylinder and then lower engine until resting on it. Dubrus likely has the smarter cheaper version than I bought

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