Electric PoD engine 6kW Torqeedo
This electric POD motor can be installed in a boat with inboard engine and rudder. In practice, the shaft is dismantled, the stern tube is filled in, the Pod is fixed after a stratification operation, the engine hold is freed and can then be used to install the batteries.
This operation is not trivial. First of all, you must make sure that the choice of an electric motorization corresponds to your sailing program. Start with a test with a retrofit advice for your boat.
The pleasure of an electric motor
Contrary to popular belief, one rarely converts one's boat to an electric motor for purely ecological reasons. In fact, comfort, simplified maintenance and savings on hidden costs are the real motivations. It is therefore advisable to be accompanied and to practice electric navigation at sea to start. It is only once your navigation program has been validated that you will be able to size the motor and the battery that go with it.
To convert your boat, you'll need to carefully select the various components of your new propulsion system, such as the motor and batteries.
This electric POD motor from Torqeedo is suitable for many sailing boats. It also has an optional duckbill propeller.
|Input power||6 000 W|
|Equivalent to a thermal outboard of (thrust)||9,9 CV|
|Rendement global maximum||58 %|
|Nominal power||48 V|
Postage and packing not included
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