Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 18 June 2017, 00:28   #1
Country: UK - England
Town: Ipswich
Boat name: Click and Collect
Make: Valiant and Narwhal
Length: 4m +
Engine: Outboard
Join Date: Sep 2016
Posts: 1,107
Selva outboards

I am not family with selva but have the opportunity to buy one are they a very good make of outboard



Bigplumbs is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 18 June 2017, 03:44   #2
Country: UK - England
Town: East Anglia
Boat name: Nimrod II
Make: Aerotec 380
Length: 3m +
Engine: Yamaha 15Hp 2-stroke
Join Date: Nov 2007
Posts: 5,705
In "the old days" Selva were well below the price and reputation of the major brands. Often based on an older generation design (Yamaha's I think) than others of the time and usually just a bit more crude and noisy.

But some folks appreciated their value and got on fine... so if you find a good one you might too... but they have to be very cheap.

Moving nearer these days I think they might have caught up with supplying near like for like models of what they copy for any given year.... but still need to be bought cheap.

Parts are mostly harder to find than the popular brands.

Edit: Just found the website of the current UK supplier. Prices above that of Honda, Suzuki etc which is daft.
Fenlander is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:23.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.