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Yesterday, 06:55 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,776
Posted By Jeepman

never said they had would have the same torque...

never said they had would have the same torque numbers, just that the same rated horse power motors will have similar numbers, more so at high RPMs where they make there peak Torque.

Anyone can...
Yesterday, 06:37 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,776
Posted By Jeepman

google how horse power is calculated and maybe...

google how horse power is calculated and maybe you will figure it out.
Yesterday, 04:39 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,776
Posted By Jeepman

For rated Horse power motors such as outboards,...

For rated Horse power motors such as outboards, that would be hard to do. Horse power is calculated from torque, if the G2 was the same it would be considered a 350hp motor not 300.
06-22-2019, 11:59 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,630
Posted By Jeepman

what he said plus speed, range, and ease of...

what he said plus speed, range, and ease of upkeep.
06-22-2019, 10:10 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,588
Posted By Jeepman

Lot of choices from link below ...

Lot of choices from link below
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06-21-2019, 06:27 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,285
Posted By Jeepman

Drain the water you can, then go enjoy the boat

Drain the water you can, then go enjoy the boat
06-21-2019, 09:37 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 32,466
Posted By Jeepman

Might want to try 18P on it,

Might want to try 18P on it,
06-20-2019, 07:24 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 16,602
Posted By Jeepman

When it comes to buying boat and motor together,...

When it comes to buying boat and motor together, think you are correct. More saltwater boats are rigged with Yams. When it comes to a knowledgeable buyer repowering, the curve seems to bend more...
Forum: Gulf Coast
06-19-2019, 07:49 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,018
Posted By Jeepman

150lb square grouper off LA

bet that made for a interesting fishing trip. Fed limit very strict on them.

https://www.theadvocate.com/acadiana/news/crime_police/article_65587006-92b2-11e9-9bb9-e32bbf456142.html

A boat...
06-19-2019, 06:55 AM
Replies: 346
Views: 89,522
Posted By Jeepman

and bassboats. A supercharged 250hp that is easy...

and bassboats. A supercharged 250hp that is easy to make more HP with a tune would directly compete with the Yamaha 250SHO.
06-19-2019, 06:53 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 16,602
Posted By Jeepman

Suzuki is one of the largest motor manufactures...

Suzuki is one of the largest motor manufactures in the world. Not sure what you are grasping at, but it is wrong. Would agree the Honda and Tohatsu 300hp outboards have seen very few hours of use....
06-18-2019, 07:34 PM
Replies: 346
Views: 89,522
Posted By Jeepman

that pic makes me laugh each time. Backing down...

that pic makes me laugh each time. Backing down in dirty water like they have a grander on.

cool new Merc, but would be more impressed if they started shipping motors they already make.
06-18-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 457
Posted By Jeepman

might want to check out Dusky boats

might want to check out Dusky boats
06-18-2019, 02:38 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,446
Posted By Jeepman

good chance you will gain some RPMs with little...

good chance you will gain some RPMs with little more use and the 25p props will get you almost the same top end speed as the Yamaha. Your results are the same as everyone else when direct compared to...
06-18-2019, 02:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,446
Posted By Jeepman

how many hours you have on the motor?

how many hours you have on the motor?
06-18-2019, 02:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,304
Posted By Jeepman

Would look on Suzuki web site for performance...

Would look on Suzuki web site for performance reports and find the one that matches your weight/width/length the best and use it as a base line. The DF140 has a low gear ratio and more often then not...
06-18-2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,304
Posted By Jeepman

How similar is the toon in the performance report...

How similar is the toon in the performance report in the link below to the one you have? Also might need to check motor height.
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06-18-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,304
Posted By Jeepman

Props size and pitch you have tried and the...

Props size and pitch you have tried and the operating RPMs and speeds. Just because a prop gets you to your max RPMs does not mean it is the correct prop.
06-18-2019, 11:27 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 9,229
Posted By Jeepman

the steepness and spacing on offshore waves are...

the steepness and spacing on offshore waves are not the best for toons. Depends on your definition of sinking, but most of the time they are broke into pieces or flipped over offshore. Love toons,...
06-18-2019, 11:17 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 16,602
Posted By Jeepman

The Yamaha's I use to have on current boat stuck...

The Yamaha's I use to have on current boat stuck a drive shaft, even after droipping them each year of use. Both started leaking oil from the seal around the drive shaft. So whatever point you are...
06-18-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 129
Views: 16,602
Posted By Jeepman

Suzuki, unless you want to pay more for a Yamaha...

Suzuki, unless you want to pay more for a Yamaha for no reason other then it is a Yamaha.
06-18-2019, 08:08 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,307
Posted By Jeepman

Drive it like you stole it to stop making oil. ...

Drive it like you stole it to stop making oil.

Top end speed on a REC hull can be effected by many things. Water pick ups for live wells, transducers, tab not retracted all the way, bottom growth,...
06-17-2019, 01:54 PM
Replies: 1,157
Views: 244,569
Posted By Jeepman

Honestly can not understand what they are...

Honestly can not understand what they are thinking trying to compete with all the cookie cutter boats on the market with front seating. Flat deck boats, any of them have waiting list months to years...
06-17-2019, 01:03 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 8,689
Posted By Jeepman

out of your list good chance the 28' sportsman...

out of your list good chance the 28' sportsman would be my choice, but would get coffin box. The coffin box set up on it allows for more room for fishing, yet still can be used for seating.
Forum: Gulf Coast
06-17-2019, 07:40 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,542
Posted By Jeepman

Hahaha, do not know how I missed this internet...

Hahaha, do not know how I missed this internet gem until now.
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