Originally Posted by florida newbie
what is the largest engine you can put on a 25 ft sail boat and what is the horse power / mph conversion rate? thanks.
I have a 1981 Catalina 38
( #109 ) and have to repower
as the transmission
has seized and I feel it is not fiscally wise to add a new transmission
to an old, corroding engine.
I am considering a Beta engine to replace my Universal 2524 ( 24 HP).
Would a 35HP Beta ( rather than the 28) be overkill on the old Catalina
And I would appreciate any comments on the Beta engine!
Paul of "Waltzing Matilda"