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  1. Crazy Propulsion idea for next cruiser... Thoughts...

    Cruising & Liveaboard Forum
    Hello all, I've been dreaming about electric propulsion for my next cruiser. Looking at something like a Jeanneau Sun Odyssey 379 or 389 (38 foot). My plan is the set this up as my last boat to last me well into and past retirement. I'm sold on the idea of the lower maintenance of the...
  2. Replacing IC engine with electric motor

    Electrical Systems
    I haven't yet bought my boat, new to the world of sailing, But planning ahead. I'm looking at how to limit my carbon footprint. Has anyone replaced their gas or diesel motor with a 20-25hp electric motor? Or any thoughts on doing so? I found a few through google for around $2000. Also, if you...
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