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Post by skronkman » Sun Mar 10, 2019 7:41 pm

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You read that right. 475HP supercharged.

It's an aftermarket upgrade from a stock 300HP from what I could gather. Even the steering rams had to be modified to control it (the stainless things you see attached to the motor)



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Re: Thinking of getting one of these for the tinny...

Post by cobby » Sun Mar 10, 2019 8:34 pm

Nizpro supercharger kit.

Could pretty much buy a stock 425 for similar cash

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Post by hornet » Sun Mar 10, 2019 11:22 pm

USA boats have anywhere from 2 to 6 of these on the back ! I've seen them on youtube..

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Post by smile0784 » Mon Mar 11, 2019 5:00 am

Don't think it's big enough lol

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Post by Mattblack » Mon Mar 11, 2019 7:02 am

cobby wrote:
Sun Mar 10, 2019 8:34 pm
Nizpro supercharger kit.

Could pretty much buy a stock 425 for similar cash
300hp = 259kg
425hp = 453kg

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Post by purple5ive » Mon Mar 11, 2019 10:14 am

Some of The bass boats in the comps I've done have the similar but less hp 250 Yamaha on them.
On full pelt the boat is hardly touching the water. Almost like a hovercraft....
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Post by Lightningx » Mon Mar 11, 2019 1:02 pm

Not for me. Need more power.

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Post by smile0784 » Tue Mar 12, 2019 5:04 am

Lightningx wrote:
Mon Mar 11, 2019 1:02 pm
Not for me. Need more power.
I seen a 250 Yamaha on the back of a 28 bertram doing 40 knots.
How much more power do you need mate lol

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