EPROPULSION SPIRIT PLUS
Portable electric outboard – £1800-£1850
Petrol outboards in the 2.5 HP to 5 HP range, have a run time of less than 45 min at wide open throttle. The Spirit 1.0 Plus offers 75 minutes.
RANGE IN A 3M TENDER
Spirit 1.0 Plus has a 1276Wh integrated battery. At full throttle 1000 Watts, you get 6.2 mph for 75 minutes. The range is 7.75 miles. If you reduce your throttle to 25%, which is 250 Watts, you will get 4.4 mph for 5 hours. The range is 22 miles.
RANGE IN A 21FT SAILING BOAT
Test conditions: Wind: F3, Tide flow: 1.4 knots, Location: Hamble River, Distance: 5.15 miles, Time: 1 hour 22 minutes, Battery amount used: 39%