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results on 18 outrage with 115 4 stroke yamaha
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posted 07-04-2002 10:34 PM ET (US)
This is the way to go.
Our 1989 18.5 Outrage is now equipped with a single yamaha 4 stroke, efi 115hp, long shaft, & stainless 17 pitch prop.
oh is this sweet!!!
Never ran so smooth, quiet, quick out of the hole,, top end get up, and go-, and used at least 60%less fuel than those twin 2 cycle-70hp old yamaha dogs.
As you can see-we're real pleased!
We caught halibut, and my wife lost a 3-4 footer at the surface after a battle.
Yes- I did say a 3 or 4 foot halibut!!!
Thanks for all your feedback-
Chris and Rich.
posted 07-05-2002 12:33 AM ET (US)
Way to go I knew you would love the Yamaha 115 on your 18.What kind of speed are you getting with the 17 pitch?What brand prop?
posted 07-09-2002 02:02 PM ET (US)
Yeah, post some numbers for those of us who are looking (and fearing ) repowering of the old outrages, so we can compare.
what's the engine cost--another scary comparison!
posted 07-09-2002 11:46 PM ET (US)
2001 new yamaha 115 hp long shaft 25"
even got $500 store credit for my old dog 2 cycle yam 70's.
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