long shaft motor on 15" transom boat?

Discussion in 'Boat Modification Journal' started by gbigskin, Jul 21, 2009.

  1. gbigskin

    gbigskin New Member

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    has anyone placed a long transom motor on a 15" tansom boat without buying a jack plate? the engine weighs 125lbs. and the boat is an older 16' alum. (lowe). any suggestions how to do this would be apreciated.
     
  2. Bubbakat

    Bubbakat New Member

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    Go to the library on the forum here and BobPaul has a good article on building a jack plate. Rather simple and reasonable in cost also.