Are You Considering a New Outboard Motor for Your Boat?

One of the most time-tested forms of boat motor, outboard motors are a proven, convenient propulsion system for your watercraft. Acting simultaneously as an engine, gearbox, and propeller, these motors are often seen on trollers, recreational boats, and fishing boats. Extremely simple and easy to use, they’re a great option for anyone looking to get out on the water for a leisurely morning, afternoon, or night. But, what’s the best option for you? What kind of motor do you need for what you’re wanting to do? If you’re not sure about these things, you can be confident that you’re in the right place! The team at Kooper’s Marine are experts in finding our customers what they need. Stop by, explain what you’re looking for, and we’ll work with you to find exactly the motor that you need.

How fast?

The first thing you’ll want to figure out is how fast you want to go! If you’re just looking to hit low speeds, a small motor is probably your best option. But, if you plan on racing across the water at high speeds, you’re going to wand an outboard motor with more horsepower.

How many people?

The next thing to consider is how many people you’re going to have on the water with you. If it’s just yourself and your fishing gear, you can likely make do with a smaller engine. But, if you’re wanting take the family out – or large groups of friends – you’ll likely need a larger engine to haul the extra weight.

At Kooper’s Marine, we are committed to helping our customers find exactly the boats and boat motors that they need. Whether you’re looking for a relaxing, slow drift across the lake or a high-speed race atop the waves, we can help you get exactly what you’re looking for!