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by cpcanoesailor
Dec 04 2020 11:36am
Forum: Electric Watercraft
Topic: Solar and trolling motor for sailboat
Replies: 9
Views: 4099

Re: Solar and trolling motor for sailboat

i saw your boat on craigslist and thought it was pretty interesting, im surprised no one took you up your offer with a simple google search and snatched it up for a steal :wink: how does it do in Burrard inlet? Actually, at least one guy did. We started loading all the pieces (demountable) into his...
by cpcanoesailor
Nov 24 2020 10:59am
Forum: Electric Watercraft
Topic: Shamrock, 25 foot sailboat electric conversion with an ebike hub motor
Replies: 46
Views: 5085

Re: Shamrock, 25 foot sailboat electric conversion with an ebike hub motor

Justin, I've really enjoyed this thread. It makes me wish I'd studied electric motors more. Hope to meet you on the water some time (need another boat first). :thumb:
by cpcanoesailor
Nov 24 2020 10:50am
Forum: Electric Watercraft
Topic: Solar and trolling motor for sailboat
Replies: 9
Views: 4099

Re: Solar and trolling motor for sailboat

Hi all, I've been using a 12V 100AH LiFePO4 pack in a dry bag for about 3 years on my 6m Pacific proa (19' single outrigger sailing canoe). I made a small connection panel using two sheets of PE which are bolted together through the bag and sealed with 3M 5200. The panel holds waterproof connectors ...