Cruisers Forum
 


Join CruisersForum Today

Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 26-12-2014, 11:14   #1
Registered User

Join Date: Jul 2013
Posts: 1
Trading 9.9 hp for 15 hp

Dear all,

Please let me know where there might be good sources for finding the value of 2 dingy motors. Currently in discussion with another boater who is looking for a smaller dingy motor and I am looking for a larger dingy motor.

Open for feedback on barter ideas as well as value of the following:

1-2003 15 hp HP merc dingy motor - great shape
2-2005 9.9 hp 4 stroke Yahama - great shape

Thanks in advance for your feedback.

Marc
__________________

mkonesco is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 26-12-2014, 11:21   #2
Registered User
 
Dennis.G's Avatar

Join Date: May 2011
Location: Sea of Cortez and the U.P. of Michigan
Boat: Celestial 48
Posts: 770
Re: Trading 9.9 hp for 15 hp

Dingy motors are not worth much.

Dinghy motors, that are not dingy, on the other hand...

__________________

Dennis.G is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 26-12-2014, 11:46   #3
Registered User

Join Date: Feb 2008
Boat: Quorning Dragonfly 1200
Posts: 2,175
Images: 1
Re: Trading 9.9 hp for 15 hp

Assuming your Merc 15 is a 2-stroke, they're probably worth about the same in equal condition.
SailFastTri is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 26-12-2014, 12:04   #4
Moderator
 
JPA Cate's Avatar

Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: aboard, cruising in Australia
Boat: Sayer 46' Solent rig sloop
Posts: 12,256
Re: Trading 9.9 hp for 15 hp

Regardless of hypothetical "value," if each of you is happy for a trade, why not simply trade them and both be more happy?

Who cares whether a bunch of strangers think you made a good or bad deal? Please yourself as long as it hurts no one.
__________________
Who scorns the calm has forgotten the storm.
JPA Cate is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 27-12-2014, 08:03   #5
Registered User

Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Alpine, Texas
Boat: Nor'star Flicka 20'
Posts: 59
Re: Trading 9.9 hp for 15 hp

Quote:
Originally Posted by Ann T. Cate View Post
Regardless of hypothetical "value," if each of you is happy for a trade, why not simply trade them and both be more happy?

Who cares whether a bunch of strangers think you made a good or bad deal? Please yourself as long as it hurts no one.
Very Zen, I fully agree with you
DolphinBuddy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 27-12-2014, 11:33   #6
Registered User

Join Date: Sep 2013
Location: Nashville, TN
Boat: Meridian 40' Sedan
Posts: 64
Re: Trading 9.9 hp for 15 hp

You're gonna love the 15....got one on my 9.5' that pushes it to almost 30 with just me in it. Just be careful.
lsearite is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 28-12-2014, 05:02   #7
Moderator Emeritus
 
GordMay's Avatar

Join Date: Mar 2003
Location: Thunder Bay, Ontario - 48-29N x 89-20W
Boat: (Cruiser Living On Dirt)
Posts: 32,211
Images: 240
Re: Trading 9.9 hp for 15 hp

Greetings and welcome aboard the CF, Marc.
__________________
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
Old 16-01-2015, 06:42   #8
Registered User

Join Date: May 2010
Posts: 104
Re: Trading 9.9 hp for 15 hp

Marc! We're back and coming to Fort Pierce with the 15HP engine on Monday, January 19. (Could also do it on our way to Ft Lauderdale on Sunday, but prefer the return trip on Monday). Where are you? Can't seem to reach you through other means.
Pete
__________________

petedd is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
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
Trading my color chart plotter for a sextant boatyard Pirate Construction, Maintenance & Refit 43 28-09-2008 21:30
Bartering and trading in the So Pac Wahoo Pacific & South China Sea 9 27-02-2008 02:55
Trading Boats GordMay The Library 3 13-03-2004 03:01
'Trading Spaces' goes Boatng GordMay The Library 1 07-10-2003 04:37
selling or trading my boat Kitten General Sailing Forum 1 03-10-2003 12:53



Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:34.


Google+
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Social Knowledge Networks
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.

ShowCase vBulletin Plugins by Drive Thru Online, Inc.