70 horsepower johnson outboard

Discussion in 'Bubba's Outboards' started by master_cat, Nov 1, 2008.

  1. master_cat

    master_cat New Member

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    how much does this engine weigh
     
  2. catoon

    catoon Board Clown!

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    i cant remember boss i have looked several times when i ran then
     

  3. RRRKKK

    RRRKKK New Member

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    If i am not mistaken its the same as my 60HP and I am told it is 284#
     
  4. catoon

    catoon Board Clown!

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    that seems close maybe it was 308 i cant remember
     
  5. master_cat

    master_cat New Member

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    i was wanting to do a motor swap tryin to figure out how i am gonna do it
     
  6. Bubbakat

    Bubbakat New Member

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    Brent a cherry picker and a good wood saw horse will work for yea.
     
  7. dieselcat

    dieselcat New Member

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    I just bought a evenrude 88 spl which is 306lbs and 2 friends and i just lifted it with no problems,acually 2 of us lifted and 1 guided. a bit akward but we got it done.Good luck
     
  8. DoubleD

    DoubleD New Member

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    A friend helped me lift and set a 70 HP Evinrude by hand the other day, wasn't bad. In the past I had my son help me set an 80 HP Merc on a floorjack. I then balanced it while he jacked it up to height. A little awakward but it worked.