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Has anyone any ideas how to fit an auxilliary outboard to a double-ended boat with an inboard engine?

What would be the best way to fit it and where?

Was thinking bout making some kind of arm that sticks out from the stern on the starboard side that could hold the outboard....
 

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At a guess you boat is heavy, if so you could use a bracket on the side as the auxillary will have to be relatively large so will have a trim tab. This will allow you to adjust it to offset the offcentre thrust of an engine in this position. You will have to ballance the boat to offset the weight of the engine. It will also be difficult to pull start on an angle and unless you fix up some sort of remote steering youwill have to be on that side to steer which will further upset the boat ballance.

Perhaps it would be possible to make a tubular bracket off the stern that will not foul the rudder, this will allow the engine to be mounted centrally. A lot of the power boats that do offshore racing use this arrangement to get the prop a long way back from the stern.
 
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