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Important aspects of throttling and trimming an outboard engine

Tuesday, 30 November 2021 12:59
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“Knowing how to throttle and trim a planing boat correctly is a key skill, especially for owners of smaller, faster craft like RIBs and sportsboats. Our resident boating instructor Jon Mendez explains how it’s done… The first thing to sort is your driving position. At speed, the relationship between the wheel and throttles becomes crucial Continue Reading...

How to choose the right snowblower for the job

Friday, 5 November 2021 13:32
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“Assess your environment. Jake Woltman, who works with online retailer Snow Blowers Direct, asks every customer: How much snow do you average per year, and what’s the consistency? Is it powder-like or wet and heavy? How wide, long and steep is your driveway? What other areas do you want to clear, such as a path Continue Reading...

Outboard motors donated to students for training program

Friday, 29 October 2021 14:52
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“Bennington Marine this month donated a T50 outboard and an F200 outboard to Impact Institute, a Yamaha Marine Technical School Partner (TSP) in Kendallville, Indiana. Yamaha matched the donation with a 4.2-liter F300 V6 outboard. Students will use the motors and a certified Yamaha curriculum to gain a comprehensive understanding of the brand’s outboard power Continue Reading...