A Prout Escale 39 owner's well illustrated account of the hydraulic drive system installed between his engine and propeller.
This two-part shaft reduces vibration and increases propulsive efficiency. It can be flexibly connected to both the hull and the engine.
A 40-year-liveaboard couple describe their home-designed prop-shaft alternator. It provides unusually charging abilities when combined with the engine alternator.
Detailed step by step with photos, of how to replace and or repack a traditional stuffing box.
This mount can be soft to reduce engine vibration because a separate part of it handles the horizontal thrust of the engine. It can avoid the need for thrust bearings in the drive train. Company also makes a standard Metalastic Cushyfloat motor mount.