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#3124675 - 01/15/13 10:05 AM Mac's River Runner
Slaughter-06
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Has anybody ever used one? How did it work for you?

I have replaced 3 shafts on my 25 merc and the one I am running now is bent as well.
I have gone through more props than I care to count, the stumps at Reelfoot have taken there toll on my motor and I am ready to try a prop guard of some kind.
I like the looks of the Mac's River Runner the best.
I am just wondering if they work and how much it will slow my boat down??

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#3124757 - 01/15/13 11:17 AM Re: Mac's River Runner [Re: Slaughter-06]
TNtrapper
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They are great! I had one on a 30 HP Evinrude that we used to duck hunt with. It really works to protect the prop......but it makes the tiller a little harder to turn the boat. Other than that they work great.
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#3126770 - 01/16/13 01:50 PM Re: Mac's River Runner [Re: TNtrapper]
Slaughter-06
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Thanks for your input.
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#3126876 - 01/16/13 02:54 PM Re: Mac's River Runner [Re: Slaughter-06]
woodyard
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Registered: 10/16/05
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Google a rock hopper motor guard. I use one of these when I am on the White River and it is low . It is made out of stainless and works good. It can cause some cavitation on some boats.
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#3126996 - 01/16/13 04:10 PM Re: Mac's River Runner [Re: woodyard]
Slaughter-06
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Woodyard did it slow your boat down? it looks like it would have less drag than the Mac's river runner.
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