Mark 25 steering

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Cheetahgod
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Re: Mark 25 steering

Postby Cheetahgod » Sat Jul 15, 2017 11:28 pm

Dave do you think I have enough clearance for the inside steering with the pulleys. Do you think I need to raise the motor on the transom?
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Re: Mark 25 steering

Postby Dave Bernard » Sun Jul 16, 2017 9:25 am

you will need to raise the motor. cavitation plate should be at least even with the bottom of the boat. then see how the steering works. the rear bar steering is easier to hook up you have the holes in the deck and maybe the pulleys in the front.

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Re: Mark 25 steering

Postby Cheetahgod » Tue Jul 18, 2017 10:53 am

What happens if the motor is too low in the water?

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Re: Mark 25 steering

Postby Fisherman6 » Tue Jul 18, 2017 1:55 pm

Extra drag slows the boat down.
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Re: Mark 25 steering

Postby Garry in Tampa » Tue Jul 18, 2017 3:08 pm

The boat has obvyously been cut down for a short shaft quicksilver lower unit. (Hydroshort Quicky) A standard hight outboard is over 16" to the AV (Anti-Ventelation) plate. Your boat more than likely was originally straight across the top of the transom. (I am going to have to take more pictures of racers at our meets) - - - :roll:
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