Long shaft on a Squirt

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Re: Long shaft on a Squirt

Post by jenko » Thu May 21, 2015 3:41 am

What would the outcome be if the transom height was raised 4 inches? Would that cancel out some of the additional force applied?
Jeff the leverage forces stay the same it just moves the pressure point on the hull

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Re: Long shaft on a Squirt

Post by jeff k » Thu May 21, 2015 4:32 am

Thank you Sir for the help.
This boat project is destroying my wallet, But it is enriching my soul.

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Re: Long shaft on a Squirt

Post by Andy Garrett » Mon May 25, 2015 3:13 pm

How thick is the transom in question?
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