Engines

Yamaha Unveils 2011 VX Models With 1.8L Engine
Yamaha released the details of its 2011 line on the company's own website Thursday afternoon, and the big news is a pair of craft — the VXR and VXS — that promise high-performance at a low price. As some web observers ...
Yamaha 300 HPDI Outboard Review and Test
The Yamaha 300 HPDI outboard is worthy of a test and review even in this day of four stroke dominance, because this is one two stroke that packs a heck of a punch and will be of interest to anglers. Why? ...
Take the Poll — What’s the Ideal Tender Outboard?
If you could have the perfect outboard for your dinghy or tender, what would it be?  A diesel perhaps, because you’re already carrying hundreds or thousands of gallons of that fuel and because looking for and storing gasoline is such ...
Win A Boat, Motor, Trailer Combo
Boats.com, BoatTrader.com, Brunswick are sponsoring a video contest to show what can be done with an aluminum boat. Grand prize is a Triton Storm 16, Mercury motor, and trailer.
Opponents Line Up Against Ethanol Increase In Fuel
A collection of far-flung groups, including the American Watercraft Association, PWIA, and BoatU.S., have come together under the banner FollowTheScience.org to oppose the pending increase of ethanol in fuels to 15%.
You And Your Johnson…Outboard
Hilarious vintage Johnson outboard commercial, which has now taken on a new meaning.
Adding a High Accuracy Fuel Flow Meter on your Boat
Adding a high accuracy fuel flow meter onto your boat is a much easier installation then most people would assume, and it gives you some important advantages. Let’s face facts: just about anyone who’s run a boat for years on ...
Troubleshoot Outboard Engine, Yamaha, Suzuki, Honda, Evinrude, or Mercury
Do you need to troubleshoot your Yamaha, Suzuki, Honda, Evinrude, or Mercury outboard? Even though most of today’s outboard engines require a full-blown laptop scan to diagnose, some common problems can be addressed rather easily… if, that is, you know what ...
OLD SCHOOL: Johnson Sea Horse
Spotted this weekend in the North Country: an old direct-drive Johnson Sea Horse outboard. 1940s vintage. It has no clutch. A guy pulled it out of an old shed to stick on a skiff for his kid. Hadn’t been used ...
Video Debut: The Underway Series from OceanLines, Episode 1
By way of introducing this new video series, let me re-state what will become obvious to you:  I am a writer. And writers may have great ideas for video but viewers will likely suffer a bit while the writer learns ...

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