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Old 12-09-2011, 04:54 PM
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anybody converted it to eletric? (i am thinking in 2 big eletric engines)
Old 05-09-2012, 09:28 AM
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Bought a new KOS, set up to bench run 1st tank. 5-6 pulls on the starter and the starter assembly broke. Cheap plastic POS...
Old 05-09-2012, 10:54 AM
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Almost all the pull starters on these engine are apt to break at any given time. My Segad starter still works fine and has a lot of pulls.
Old 05-22-2012, 11:49 AM
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I took the stock motor out and put a KWA 4.5. There is no comparison between the two just running them on the bench shows that the stock motor is not of much value.
Two pulls a quarter turn on the low mixture screw and she purrs at idle and runs up like its fully broken in after 1 tank. Stock motor is for sale in classifieds if anyone wants to take on the challenge. What Venom should do is offer this boat with the KWA for about a $100 upgrade charge and forget about the stock motor. See you on the lake..

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