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Old 07-25-2018, 08:24 AM
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Originally Posted by FL.flatback 222 View Post
My guess would be for clearance to trim up the motor. My transom design has no splashwell and if I reverse too hard the water will roll up on to the deck. I'm curious to see his splashwell design.
You are correct about it's purpose. it's main purpose is clearance for the motor and hydraulic steering when tilting or trimming.