Engine Power and Load Capacity Review
How can you determine the recommended
safe limit of engine power
for a vessel less than 6 metres powered by an outboard motor ?
Search the Internet for the required answer.
Check the builder's plans.
Check the Capacity Label which is fastened to the vessel.
Read the owner's manual.
, in addition to maximum engine power, shows the
for the vessel.
For a vessel powered by an outboard motor, what is the defintion for
the weight that will lower the vessel below the water line.
the weight of the vessel.
the weight of the engine and fuel carried.
the total weight of all items on board, including persons, equipment, and fuel, and engine weight.