Instructables: exploring - outside - boats - motor http://www.instructables.com Fri, 19 Dec 2014 06:32:11 PST BLOX v1.01 Electric Trolling Motor Canoe http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Super-Quiet-Electric-Canoe/
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Fri, 8 Aug 2014 16:31:32 PDT
Kayak trolling motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Kayak-trolling-motor/
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Tue, 10 Jun 2014 09:21:14 PDT
Jon Boat To Bass Boat Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Jon-Boat-To-Bass-Boat-Mod/
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Fri, 23 May 2014 19:53:49 PDT
How to install a trolling motor receptacle on a sailboat http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-a-trolling-motor-receptacle-on-a-sa/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/79SV/HHMI8RF7/F5479SVHHMI8RF7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/79SV/HHMI8RF7/F5479SVHHMI8RF7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F54/79SV/HHMI8RF7/F5479SVHHMI8RF7.SMALL.jpg stangtime I use my sailboat on a small lake that does not permit gas motors.  And using a small electric trolling motor connected to a 12 volt battery in the cockpit was both a tripping hazard as well as not all that attractive.   Another disadvantage was that one battery would not give me the range that I wa...
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Thu, 6 Jun 2013 18:56:09 PDT
Weed Whacker Boat Motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Mud-Motor/ http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE2.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SQUARE.png http://www.instructables.com/static/defaultIMG/default.SMALL.gif erich_870 UPDATE: I wanted to share an acutal build, so here's more info on my weed whacker boat motor: http://youtu.be/2gknDrRJa2c
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Sun, 2 Sep 2012 23:36:54 PDT
Fix fuel flow on your outboard motor http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-fuel-flow-on-your-outboard-motor/
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Fri, 8 Jun 2012 22:28:20 PDT
How to open and clean an outboard motor carburetor http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-open-and-clean-an-outboard-motor-carburetor/
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Fri, 8 Jun 2012 21:37:58 PDT
How to test and outboard motor on land http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-test-and-outboard-motor-on-land/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/MKZ5/H2WEJXX7/F00MKZ5H2WEJXX7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/MKZ5/H2WEJXX7/F00MKZ5H2WEJXX7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/MKZ5/H2WEJXX7/F00MKZ5H2WEJXX7.SMALL.jpg Miss Cabbit I did this at TechShop Menlo Park's automotive area! www.techshop.com Step 1: You can test an outboard motor without access to a boat or ocean. Simply mount it to a sturdy platform, place a big bucket underneath it and fill it with water so the propeller is fully submerged. Step 2: Clean out the g...
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Thu, 7 Jun 2012 16:20:40 PDT
Air-Boat http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Boat/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/QL7M/GQ4V0V9M/FOMQL7MGQ4V0V9M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/QL7M/GQ4V0V9M/FOMQL7MGQ4V0V9M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOM/QL7M/GQ4V0V9M/FOMQL7MGQ4V0V9M.SMALL.jpg cessnao3 This is a boat that I made out of a plastic box, some motors from a remote controlled airplane, and some alligator clips. It can speed along a pool or a lake at a relatively fast speed, due to 6AA batteries. The motors are held onto the box by a metal rod, found in a hanging folder, and they are hel...
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Fri, 15 Jul 2011 10:08:15 PDT
Making new marine vinyl boat seats http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-new-marine-vinyl-boat-seats/
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Mon, 27 Jun 2011 21:49:54 PDT
Buying a boat online: Adventures of Lil Putt Restoration http://www.instructables.com/id/Buying-a-boat-online-Adventures-of-Lil-Putt-Resto/
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Thu, 24 Feb 2011 14:29:24 PST
Make a trolling motor mount from a gunwale hook type boarding ladder http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-trolling-motor-mount-from-a-gunwale-hook-ty/
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Sun, 25 Apr 2010 13:48:41 PDT
DIY Kayak Trolling Motor (YAK Board) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kayak-Trolling-Motor-YAK-Board/
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Mon, 29 Mar 2010 07:54:08 PDT
Automobile Tachometer on an outboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Automobile-Tachometer-on-an-outboard/
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Mon, 7 Sep 2009 14:49:33 PDT
Instant Outboard Motor Stand from Shopping Cart http://www.instructables.com/id/Instant-Outboard-Motor-Stand-from-Shopping-Cart/
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