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Now I know what they are called!

Long tail boat motors. air cooled. some are water cooled too. and very large. great for mud too. Not something for a sailboat... Dangerous for sure

The motors you see on rivers in the congo and amazon river type boats. Thailand too. BOG HOG MUD MOTOR | Long Tail Mud Motor Completely Assembled

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Here you go Denise, how about this one?

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Very simple and makes engine maintenance really easy due to good access all around...
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Kinda really solves the problem of mud and silt clogging the RW intake and or impeller on outboards and even I/Os
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In my Mariana they will charge you for every foot of "tail."
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Not all that unusual, being charged for tail. At least in one way or another.

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In my Mariana they will charge you for every foot of "tail."
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