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#6 drives


Old 07-13-2018, 11:08 AM
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Default #6 drives

We are looking at a boat with #6 drives behind 700s with NXT Transmissions .
Do any of y'all have any positive or negative things to say about this set up ? We have no experience with #6 drives.
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Old 07-15-2018, 06:45 PM
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We have the same setup. The NXT transmission is the weak link but will generally be ok the stock 700's.
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Old 07-29-2018, 08:36 AM
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The NXT transmission is a cone clutch which is what a bravo drive uses. I think it is Bam that has an upgrade for this to make it stronger. They had to make a new tailstock to avoid moving engines forward.

BAM's upgrade for Mercury Racing 700 NXT transmission
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