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Q:IF THE BLACKFIN SHOULD BECOME BROKEN, OR IN MY CASE GETS A CHUNK BROKEN OUT OF IT, WHAT IS BEST METHOD OF REMOVING OLD ONE BEFORE INSTALLING THE NEW ONE? Thanks, RickAsked on 7/24/2014 by rick from lincoln, ne
You will need to remove the damaged Blackfin by cutting the bead of adhesive that was placed at the top of the skeg. The skeg will not come off easily, but it will need to be removed, sanded and cleaned before the new Blackfin can be installed. I am attaching the installation link for your review: http://www.overtons.com/assets/prodman/Blackfin_brochure.pdf.
SteveAnswered on 7/24/2014 by Anonymous
Q:I have a 2007 mercury 75 hp what size would I needAsked on 6/8/2014 by tracker cracker from thunder bay
A:Hello Tracker Cracker,
I am attaching the instructions for you to measure your Gear Housing so that you can determine the appropriate size.
SteveAnswered on 6/9/2014 by Anonymous
Q:Will this work on Mercruser Bravo II ?
Which sizeAsked on 4/8/2014 by Bill from Minneapolis, MN
Yes. The Blackfin Skeg will work with your Mercruiser Bravo II outdrive. However, I do not have one here to measure to advice you on what size you will need. I am attaching the diagram of how to measure for the correct size that will fit you outdrive.
Please refer to the fifth image below the Blackfin Skeg: http://www.overtons.com/modperl/product/details.cgi?pdesc=Blackfin-Skeg&i=87651
SteveAnswered on 4/8/2014 by Anonymous
Q:does this skeg guard have a water drain hole in it??Asked on 11/28/2013 by Booya from Maryland
A:Yes.Answered on 12/3/2013 by Anonymous
A:The Blackfin Skeg does have drain holes.Answered on 12/3/2013 by Anonymous
Q:i have an 150 hp Yamaha with dual props lower unit measurres 17" does a large fit it r is their an extra largeAsked on 6/29/2012 by mojoronnie
Q:Is this item good for repair also? If so, how much of the old skeg, (in my case it was broken off), does there have to be to attach the black fin?Asked on 5/29/2012 by Anonymous
Q:I have a Yamaha V150TLR VMAX outboard will it fit my Skeg?Asked on 2/19/2011 by heartsaver from Arkansas
A:Yes and you need to measure your skeg according to the drawing on the additional views to know what is the correct size for your motorAnswered on 2/22/2011 by Justin from Overton's
Q:I want to make sure I order the right size. I have a 1997 Celebrity 180/ 4.3 motor with mercuiser alpha. Anyone have any idea of size?Asked on 7/8/2010 by Larry from Martinsburg, WV
A:The small Blackfin fits the Alpha One like a glove.Answered on 8/7/2010 by Red Rider from Dallas, TX
Q:what size do i need for a 1970 85 horse power johnson outboard?Asked on 4/26/2010 by Anonymous from denver colorado
A:It says you are supposed to measure the lower unit from the prop forward.The Bullet.Answered on 8/7/2010 by The Bucket from Jackson, MS
Q:please explain how to measureAsked on 9/28/2009 by Anonymous
A:All you need to do is measure the gear housing. If you need any further assistance, please contact our tech department at 1.800.334.6541.Answered on 10/2/2009 by Jordan from Overton's
A:measure the length of the lower unit, not the actual skeg. The lower unit measurement is what you need.Answered on 11/14/2009 by Red River Runner from Houston,TX