mating a Yanmar to a mercruiser outdrive
by Richard Van
(Fort Erie ON canada)
Hi my name is Richard , I have a 1987 Royal Sea 23 .It is a down east lobster boat with extended pilot house . I want to change out the 4.3 merc for a Yanmar 3jh3e . I already have the motor and all controls .I have two questions .does any one make a coupling that mates this motor out drive combo?Second, motor came with the trans ,would you leave this on and lock it in gear ?It would be a double gear reduction I be leave .Could this be corrected by the right prop? I realize the boat will be a lot slower . I am going to outfit it for long canal trips Thanks Richard
Click here to post comments
Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to FISHING and BOATS FORUM.