Cruisers Forum
 


Join CruisersForum Today

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 20-05-2017, 20:40   #1
Registered User

Join Date: Oct 2013
Posts: 1
AB 9.5 AL 15hp vs AB 10 AL 20hp

We are going back and forth between these two setups. We are a family of 5. I weigh 210, my wife 130, and kids 140, 60 and 50. We will be storing the AB on deck via a halyard hoist and the outboard on the stern rail. Wondering how these will perform MOST of the time for our needs re: speed/plane vs weight/expense. The 15hp and 20hp weight the same. Most of the time it's simply to get to shore. But we do enjoy crabbing, and or course, sometimes fast is fun. Cost difference between setups is about $750. Thanks for your input.
browndogtripper is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 21-05-2017, 05:31   #2
Senior Cruiser
 
GordMay's Avatar

Cruisers Forum Supporter

Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Thunder Bay, Ontario - 48-29N x 89-20W
Boat: (Cruiser Living On Dirt)
Posts: 36,330
Images: 241
Re: AB 9.5 AL 15hp vs AB 10 AL 20hp

Greetings and welcome aboard the CF, browndogtripper.
If you can afford it, go /w the 20HP.
__________________
Gord May
"If you didn't have the time or money to do it right in the first place, when will you get the time/$ to fix it?"



GordMay is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
For Sale: NEW!!!!! BetaMarine 20HP with options bosunj Classifieds Archive 5 03-09-2012 20:53
For Sale: RIB 11.5' w/Mercury 20hp Outboard lomalaurie Classifieds Archive 5 08-12-2011 10:33
Looking for Someone with a Beta Marine 20hp Ocean Roads Engines and Propulsion Systems 7 28-07-2011 01:50
Want To Buy: Late Model 15-20hp SS Two-Stroke Outboard witzgall Classifieds Archive 0 22-11-2010 19:14
2@20hp Volvo Diesels for sale lizmark Classifieds Archive 5 02-09-2008 06:01

Advertise Here


Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:43.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
×

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.