Specifications for Force 50 Horsepower Marine Outboard Motorby Kent TukeliUpdated October 25, 2017
Force has a catalog of outboard marine engines that provide a wide range of power for boating applications. Force manufactured 50 hp models of their marine motors between 1995 and 1999.
The Force 50 hp outboard marine motor used a two-cylinder, two-stroke design to generate power. The engine used 13 splines to connect the shaft to the propeller hub.
Force 50 hp marine outboard motors featured a wide open throttle minimum of 4,750 rpm and a maximum of 5,250 rpm. The engine utilized a gear ratio that measured 2-to-1.
Force 50 hp outboard marine engines used three-blade, C-style propellers. At an optimal speed of 17 to 20 mph, the recommended propeller measured 12.25 inches in diameter with a pitch of nine degrees. For an optimal speed of 32 to 38 mph, the recommended propeller was 11.75 inches in diameter and 17 degrees in pitch.
Kent Tukeli has been writing for business and media organizations since 2007, including Valnet Inc., Top Affiliate Publishing and Mirvish Productions. He honed his skills at the University of Toronto, earning a Bachelor of Arts in English literature.