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You might try one of these extensions, may ease use of the OB, there are some with a joint which might make turning the engine around easier...
The 20 pounds will cause the stern to squat some which will slow th eboat, but not enough that you'd notice in daysailing...if you were to race seriously you;d need to go to a 2HP and even then, keep it down below...
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Last edited by sailingfool; 09-25-2008 at 02:58 PM.