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Charles Plueddeman

The New Magically Maneuverable Outboard

By | Posted February 2013 | Add a Comment

Old salts will roll their eyes at the Miami International Boat Show this year when Mercury Marine and Yamaha debut new outboard control systems with joystick steering that makes it infinitely easier to look like a pro in even the most challenging docking situations. But as with power steering and digital controls, the salts will learn to love the joystick...

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Outboard Engine Innovations

By | Posted May 2012 | Add a Comment

Two fledgling companies look to revolutionize the outboard market with two new products on either end of the horsepower spectrum.

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