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Re: Adding a auxiliary outboard.

Are you taking a tender? A hip tow arrangement with a powered tender would get you out of most trouble spots if the yanmar takes an inopportune holiday.

I've also seen workable examples of an emergency outboard mount that goes on a deployed stern ladder.


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