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Uh Oh, Better Check My Pulse.......

Old 05-08-2006, 10:25 AM
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Anyone know of the pulse drive system is available for a cat? Love the idea of a rudder on a smaller cat.
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Old 05-08-2006, 05:44 PM
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Yes, bow lift has been somewhat of an issue. Currently I can trim up to about 80% of maximum range. Pulsedrive is sending new props with a larger diameter and different rake that should help pick the nose up a little. It's not a big problem, but I'll take a little more lift if I can get it.

I had to drop the motors so that the prop shafts come out near the bottom of the transom. I used an extension box so that the motors and transmissions would fit in the engine compartment - not much room in a runabout to move engines forward! Pulsedrive has been great to work with and have been helpful in getting the boat dialed in.

LostinBoston - If it's a twin engine cat, then pulsedrives work fine. For single engine cats the shaft angle is wrong.

I'll report back when the new props arrive.
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