Why should we convert to electric? And how?

The revolutionary eGuardian 420 is coming soon being officially launched at Boatlife 2024 at the NEC and then the RYA Dinghy Show 2024 at Farnborough International Exhibition Centre. Why convert our fleet to electric? Petrol outboards have been widely used on support boat fleets for many years and we are all used to them! But …

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eGuardian 420 – The Planing Electric Safety Boat

Have you found yourself pondering the possibilities of a safety boat that seamlessly combines eco-friendliness, low maintenance, and exceptional performance? At Electric Outboard, we’re thrilled to introduce our groundbreaking eGuardian 420 electric safety boat—a true game-changer in the world of safety boats. Why is it a game changer?… read on to understand what you’re missing …

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Clearly Understand Your ACTUAL Safety Boat Use!

Not what you just think or assume it is! As part of our process of helping people choose the correct electric outboard motor and batteries for their electric safety boat solution, it is incredibly important to properly review current use patterns so we can ensure that the speed, distance and time of use can be …

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Testing Protruar 1 and 2 Motors With Jimmy Skiff 2 At Mudeford

Pete spoke with us at the RYA Dinghy Show 2023 about him building a Jimmy Skiff 2 rowing boat at a workshop with the guys at www.fyneboatkits.co.uk and explained that he would want to electrify it once it was ready. Having now finished it he got in touch and so we went down to meet …

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Temo 450 Testing Lymington River – 81 Minute Teaser!

David Ellis from Marine Components International Limited (the UK importer) and Algie Bennett from Electric Outboard decided to do a definitive test of the Temo 450 run time. The Temo 450 is the ideal ship to shore choice of electric motor and we wanted to see how it would perform until it completely ran out …

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Converting Pounds Thrust To HP

Ok, this is quite a can of worms… I suggest you settle down with a brew but hopefully we can shed some light on this for you! How many ways can you skin cat? Certainly than there are ways of trying to make sense of this…. Why is this important? Well petrol outboard motors are …

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Electric vs Petrol Which Is Better?

I’m going to put it out there, I have a horse in this race… We’ve used various petrol outboards over time. I’m a petrol head. I like thrashing cars, particularly those with large V8’s with tonnes of power and torque. But, out on the water I’ve not been happy about petrol outboards for a long …

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Voltage Drop And Cable Lengths

Being able to separate the battery from the motor can be a key component and requirement of your electric outboard installation. However, due to the often high amperage drawn by the motors (especially true if using a lower voltage eg 12v system), we need to be aware of some key issues and then understand how …

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