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Discussion in 'Boats' started by CraigD, Dec 25, 2006.

  1. CraigD

    CraigD New Member

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    Hi All,
    I am considering upgrading my motor to either a yamaha 40hp 4stroke ,honda 40hp 4 stroke or evinrude etec 40hp does anybody have any reccomendations on which one i should get?

    Cheers Craig
     
  2. craig308

    craig308 Member

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    if you are going to do a lot of trolling go for a 4 stroke both honda and yamaha are good motors
     
  3. Dr DRIFT

    Dr DRIFT New Member

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    yammy!
     
  4. hoppa

    hoppa New Member

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    Honda!;)
     
  5. steve37

    steve37 New Member

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    for a whiska more you can get an e-tec 60 which i'm told is the same size as the 40hp ,depends on your boat I suppose.??????????
     
  6. macka176

    macka176 New Member

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    What's wrong with an opti...75 minimum. That'll make it sit up and beg......
    Seriously. Look at the Tohatsu too. Very reliable..
    Macka17
     
  7. Coonta Kinta

    Coonta Kinta New Member

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    Theres nuth'n wrong with a 75 optimax if ya transom will support 175kg!

    I'll back the tohatsu claim but think the 75 is the smallest DI

     

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