Originally Posted by 9D280
The biggest PITA with hand starting the clamshell is getting the cowl back on with a spinning flywheel (pre fcovers!) right where you ideally need to lean to see how close you are to engaging the pins at the back!
I tried that - just once! The chainsaw like snarl of the ring gear touching fibreglass
encouraged me to lay the clamshell on deck and make my way back to shore with a naked engine and passengers coraled where I could see 'em.
Originally Posted by Doug Stormforce
Old Yam 250 hp 2 stroke, on Vulcan (Atlantic 21)
Not much bigger out there to top this in the 2 stroke class I expect although I can sheepishly claim the biggest 4stroke so far