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    Mounting Honda 2hp Motor

    2HP Mount I have the factory mount for the 14.2, same as pictured on other threads on this board - it looks like it can be installed with 4 bolts across the transom without any of them falling below the seat. Problem is that no matter how far I place the mount to the side, the rudder still hits...
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    Mounting Honda 2hp Motor

    Motor Mount Thanks everyone for your replies. I did purchase a catalina motor mount for the 14.2 (identical to the one pictured on a previous thread). In theory looks like it would be easy to install: four holes/four bolts. Never having attempted this before and seeing as the margin of error...
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    Mounting Honda 2hp Motor

    I recently bought a Honda 4-cycle 2hp outboard for my Capri 14.2. Because of a slightly protruding rubber edge around the boat, the motor could not be securely attached to the transom. Also, it appears that when mounted on the transom the motor could interfere with the operation of the boat...
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    Motor Mount

    Doesn't the motor shaft and propeller interfere with the rudder motions? Also how can you push the tiller over far enough on the motor side to prevent it from hitting the "head" of the motor. The traveller also looks like it would get tangled in the motor's handle and head. Has that been other's...
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    Motor Mount

    I just purchased the 2 hp Honda 4-cycle outboard recommended in the FAQ section of this site. Does any body have any experience mounting this on a Capri 14.2 transom? The configuration of the motor clamps looks like this may be a problem - wish I had test mounted the engine before I bought. I...
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