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Re: Backup Motor & Dinghy Motor? CS27 & SiB

Originally Posted by Lake Superior Sailor View Post
Practical but it doesn't help the looks! With that set up a short shaft would work Ok......Dale
that motor is a long shaft. waves at 4' and the prop starts breaking through the surfacer. anything over 6-7 ft and the prop leaves the water entirely. a short shaft on my boat would be practically unusable except in glass conditions.
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