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by Water Rat
Thu Jul 21, 2016 8:42 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 13-footer Re-power with 40-HP
Replies: 6
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Re: 13-footer Re-power with 40-HP

Dutchman and JimH, Thanks for the replies and link to the Suzuki thread. If kids weren't skiing and pulling tubes, etc., I would happily go for a smaller motor. Speed is not as much a factor as having enough torque to pull skiers and tubes with a couple of people in the boat; would happily spring fo...
by Water Rat
Thu Jul 21, 2016 1:09 pm
Forum: PERFORMANCE
Topic: 13-footer Re-power with 40-HP
Replies: 6
Views: 3520

13-footer Re-power with 40-HP

Hello All. I have a 1984 Sport 13 currently with a very tired 1994 Mercury 40-HP four-cylinder two-stroke-power-cycl engine that weighs 177-lbs. Of course, I am concerned about the additional weight of the new engines available. Yamaha, Mercury and Evinrude are my targets. I have narrowed my search ...