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Re: Tech Tip E01




Maureen Larson wrote:

> Dear Bob and all:
>
> Dan and I need to buy a new/used outboard.. we spotted a 2 stroke, 8
> horsepower Mercury.  Is this powerful enough for our San Juan 23?
>
> your advice will be much appreciated!
>
> Maureen (Tidanic) and Dan
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Bob Schimmel <bschimme@telusplanet.net>
> To: SJ23 DISTRIBUTION <sanjuan23@PEAK.ORG>
> Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2000 8:49 PM
> Subject: Tech Tip E01
>
> >I've just updated this tech tip to correct the polarity of the diodes.
> >As shown before they would have discharged your batteries rather
> >effectively!   Thanks to the 2 people who pointed this out to me.  I'm
> >glad someone is keeping me honest.
> >
> >--
> >Regards
> >
> >Bob Schimmel
> >Spruce Grove, Alberta
> >Canada
> >
> >
> >
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Hate to be the bearer of bad news, but a 2HP is good enough only in NO wind and
probably in a harbour only.

Get a 5HP 4 stroke or a 6HP 2 stroke (or stronger).
I consider 10HP too much due to weight.  But then I don't have a tide to contend
with on a lake.


--
Regards

Bob Schimmel
Spruce Grove, Alberta
Canada



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