[bolger] Re: Martha Jane hardware
- Thanks for the comments Ed.
Have any other Martha Jane owners run into this problem too?
"ed haile" <ewhail-@...> wrote:
> To Mike Stockstilland
> I notice one of your transom photos is captioned something like "Here
> goes the engine."
> You will find that if the engine is tilted up it will get a mean upper
> cut from the trap door. Since they both tend to come up in shallow
> water, it presents a real and frequent traffic jam. I have moved my
> engine to a spring-retractable motor mount on the port side, and I
> believe it would remain clear of the water in a normal knockdown. As a
> result I have discovered a beautiful way to slip swimmers overboard
> return them.
> from Ed Haile