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What motor you guys run? #13750362 10/31/20 12:40 PM
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I run a Thai longtail outboard just put a new 13 hp Harbor Freight powerhead on it, big upgrade from the old 6.5 hp.


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Re: What motor you guys run? [Re: WillieRip] #13750435 10/31/20 01:24 PM
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30 hp Merc 4 stroke. Magneto model with a pull/elec start. Been a good motor so far.


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Re: What motor you guys run? [Re: WillieRip] #13750484 10/31/20 02:00 PM
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Mercury ProXS 115 2stroke,....runs like a scalded dog bolt

Re: What motor you guys run? [Re: JIM SR.] #13750647 10/31/20 04:34 PM
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90 hp Mercury 4 stroke. Moves the boat well, happy with it.

Re: What motor you guys run? [Re: WillieRip] #13750657 10/31/20 04:47 PM
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My jon boat has a evinrude 25 hp in it. 16’ 48” rated to a 35 but it does good.

Re: What motor you guys run? [Re: WillieRip] #13751353 11/01/20 12:41 AM
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19 ft Tracker Grizzly Center Console, 60 hp Mercury 4 stroke. Moves the boat plenty fast.

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Re: What motor you guys run? [Re: WillieRip] #13751448 11/01/20 01:41 AM
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50hp Tohastsu TLDI, she will run any other engine into the ground last one I had when I sold it at over 2000 hours

Re: What motor you guys run? [Re: WillieRip] #13752018 11/01/20 03:02 PM
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1988 nissan 40hp on my 1752 Crestline
1979 35hp Johnson on my 1652 weldcraft
1976 25hp evinrude on my 1552 monark
1968 9.5hp evinrude on my 1248 sears jonboat
I fish alot of different water every boat has a specific purpose




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Re: What motor you guys run? [Re: WillieRip] #13757960 11/05/20 05:38 PM
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2013 25hp E-tech with T&T from Tommy Yetts at Rockwall Marine on my 1648 G3 light river Jon rated at 25hp. Being I'm a metal fab person most of my life, and having a great deal of experience welding aluminum, and fabrication, I've got-r cust-o-mized. thumb


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Re: What motor you guys run? [Re: WillieRip] #13759004 11/06/20 05:31 AM
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2012 30hp mercury 4 stroke. Love it!

Re: What motor you guys run? [Re: WillieRip] #13777334 11/19/20 08:54 PM
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Lowe 1760 Roughneck. Will get to 34/35mph. Plenty fast for me.

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Re: What motor you guys run? [Re: WillieRip] #13840092 01/10/21 04:24 AM
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I just sold my 2001 Weldbilt 1648 MV with a 40 Horse Tohatsu 3 cylinder on it.

It would run 47 with just me in the boat and 42-43 with someone else in it.

It just wasn't big enough and stable enough so we picked up the RT188. cheers


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Re: What motor you guys run? [Re: WillieRip] #13906548 Yesterday at 04:12 PM
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I am running a Yamaha 115 on my 20' Alumacraft

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