Honda 8hp 4-Stroke Outboard Engine with Short Shaft, Electric Start & Remote Control
8hp Outboard Engines
With the BF8, you will always be sailing with confidence, no matter where your nautical adventures take you. The 8 hp Honda 4-stroke, has a throttle friction knob and tool-less steering friction lever, meaning manoeuvring has never been easier. Also, a unique shock...
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With the BF8, you will always be sailing with confidence, no matter where your nautical adventures take you. The 8 hp Honda 4-stroke, has a throttle friction knob and tool-less steering friction lever, meaning manoeuvring has never been easier.
Also, a unique shock absorber system with pendulum motion eliminates vibration, allowing a comfortable ride. You need an engine that won't fail you, especially when you are far from shore. On-board alert systems and our 6 year warranty let you sail with confidence.
This engine comes with a 12 amp charging coil, with an amazing 6.3 amps produced at only 1000rpm. This makes the engine so dependable during night cruising or for uses where frequent stops and starts occur.
This is the Short Shaft Model, Electric Start, Remote Control with F-N-R Gears, and 12 amp charging coil.
The BF8 is supplied with a 12.5 litre fuel tank and Control Box. (Control Cables ordered separately for the required length).
All Honda Engines come with a 6 Year Warranty.
Electric start: Electric start model with 12 amp charging coil.
Honda 4-stroke engine: 8 hp water-cooled, 4-stroke, 2-cylinder OHC engine is quiet, with low fuel consumption and emissions.
Safe operation: A range of features including oil pressure alert, start-in-gear protection and a wrist-fit engine kill-switch inspire confidence.
Fuel enrichment system: Auto starting enrichment system ensures easy starting for added reliability.
Flushing port: Fresh water flushing port extends engine lifetime.
Electronic ignition: Digital CD ignition is maintenance-free and ensures easy starting, smooth running and optimised performance.
Steering options: Optional remote control or tiller handle available, dependent on model.
Pendulum motion engine mount: Eliminates vibration for a smoother drive.
4-Front corrosion protection process: 4-stage coating process including anodising, paint and clear resin overcoat to protect against harsh ultraviolet rays and prolonged saltwater exposure.
Optional shaft lengths: Available in either long or short shaft, dependent on model.
|Type||4-Stroke OHC - 2 cylinder|
|Bore x stroke (mm)||58 X 42|
|Rated power hp (kw)||8 (5.9) @ 5000 rpm|
|Cooling System||Water Cooled (with Thermostat)|
|Carburation||1 carburettor with accelerator pump|
|Ignition System||Electronic PGM-IG|
|Propeller size (inch)||9 1/4 x 8|
|Propeller: number of blades||4|
|Oil pressure Alert||Yes|
|Over heat Alert||Yes|
|Emergency Stop Switch||Yes|
|Power Thrust Features||Type available as extra|
|Engine Trim||Manual 5 Stages|
|Overall Length (mm)||610|
|Overall Width (mm)||345|
|Overall Height (mm)||1105|
|Transom Height (mm)||563|
|Dry Weight (kg)||46.5|
|Two Year Commercial Warranty||Standard feature|
|6 Year Domestic Warranty||Standard feature|
Established in 1989, the Perry family have been providing exceptional customer service and expertise in the marine industry for thirty years.
Originally based in Lyme Regis, Rob Perry Marine now operates from a larger site at Raymonds Hill, on the A35 just outside Axminster, offering the full range of marine sales and services:
- Marine surveys
- Authorised dealers for Honda, Yamaha, Mariner and Mercruiser
- Authorised dealers and distributors for Highfield Boats and Quicksilver Boats
- New and used boat sales
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- Engine sales, maintenance and repair
- Boat storage
- Approved Royal Yachting Association Training School
- Chandlery (including Helly Hansen clothing, electronics, ropes, safety equipment and more)
Founders Rob and Enid Perry work alongside son Rupert and his girlfriend Lauren, with a workforce of eight people, including four engineers/technicians. They pride themselves on the high standard of advice, sales and service they give to their customers.
The Rob Perry family has recently grown again. Visit their garden machinery shop at https://www.robperrygardenmachinery.co.uk/ or visit the showroom in person at Raymonds Hill, Axminster, Devon EX13 5ST.
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