Great craftmanship well built easy to assemble installed on Lowe 1236 jon. boat. works great for what I need in shallow creeks and the flats in the gulf of mexico.
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The Twister uses a tough multi-core flexible inner shaft so the prop shaft is curved, presenting the propeller at the correct angle and reducing the overall length considerably. The shaft on this unit is only 48‚Äù long, half the length of the Longtail design. The curve in the Twister-tail also allows the engine to sit lower in the boat, making the center of gravity lower and the boat more stable.
Unique steering handle with 90 degree adjustment.
Redesigned Reinforced Transom Mount - Multi-Point Grip
Heavy Duty Hammer Finish Powder Coating
Right and Left Hand Tiller Option
7.5" Stainless Propeller
Cantilever Style Throttle Lever w/ Ergonomic Grip
Stop Set for Prop Trim Adjustment.
Engine Base Hole Pattern - 6-3/8" x 3-1/8"
PTO Engine Bolt Hole Pattern - 3-5/8" Diameter (holes are 2.5" from each other in a square)
Weight 40 lbs
Overall length 71"
Pre-tapped for M6 grease fittings (grease fittings included)
Includes push button/tethered safety kill switch
The Twister Long Tail includes a 1 year warranty.
Q) How strong is the flex shaft?
A) The Twister's flex shaft is a braided STEEL cable (aka a Bowden cable) that is 16mm thick. (almost 3/4"). We've thoroughly tested the Twister to ensure that our customers will get long life out of the shaft. In the event that a problem with the cable arises, we have 100's of replacment cables available.
Q) Does the shaft require lubrication?
A) Yes. There are TWO spots on the outer housing that are tapped to hold an M6 grease fitting. Fill the PTO housing with marine grease until full (approx 1-2oz of grease). The tail portion comes pre-lubricated and does not immediately require grease.
Q) Is there a warranty on the Twister?
A) Yes, ONE full year from day of sale.
Q) Can I return my Twister for a refund?
A) A full refund (excluding original shipping cost) will be given if the Twister XL is returned in new, unused condition and is still in its original wrapping within 14 days.
The Twister standalone base is $520 plus shipping. Please add the Mud-skipper 7hp Electric Start engine to your cart (Engine adds $199.00 to the total) and we will ship everything you need to get right on the water! The Twister also fits the following 3/4" Horizontal, Keyed Shaft Motors
We ship using FedEx. Some heavy items may be shipped using LTL Freight. Shipping quotes can be viewed on our web site, after you add an item to your shopping cart.
We ship all products from our Lyons, NY location.
Returns are accepted on new, unused, unassembled products in their original packaging only, within 30 days of their receipt.
Please contact us to receive an RMA number. Return shipping charges are the responsibility of the buyer. Returns may be subject to a 15% restocking fee.
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