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Mercury Marine Unveils The Spitfire Aluminum Propeller

posted Mon, 08/08/2011 - 8:42am in Scream and Fly - Industry News
(FOND DU LAC, Wis. (Aug. 8, 2011) – Mercury Propellers is proud to introduce “Spitfire,” Mercury’s first four-blade aluminum performance propeller designed for boaters using 25 hp to 125 hp outboards.

Spitfire provides the best performance in the world of aluminum propellers – in fact, it’s 25 percent faster from 0 to 30 mph than Mercury’s best-selling Black Max propeller, and there’s no penalty in top speed.

Mercury Marine Unveils Quicksilver Propeller Selector

posted Tue, 07/26/2011 - 12:34pm in Scream and Fly - Industry News
FOND DU LAC, Wis. (July 26, 2011) – Mercury Marine recently launched a new prop selector for Quicksilver branded propellers.

The new prop selector – designed much like the Mercury-brand prop selector at – allows boaters to select the correct propeller for their boats in five convenient steps.

Livorsi Marine - GPS Speedometer for Water Skiing and Wakeboarding

posted Sat, 07/23/2011 - 5:19am in Scream and Fly - Industry News
Livorsi has developed a new speedometer with the skier and wake boarder in mind. The new GPS Ski speedometer ranges from 0 to 50 MPH with an expanded scale from 10 MPH to 40 MPH. The expanded scale indicates every mile per hour; accuracy is achieved using GPS technology to determine the speed. The GPS antenna eliminates the need for pitot tubes or calibration.

Mercury Marine Oddities & Rarities – Part 1: Military

posted Thu, 07/07/2011 - 6:02am in Scream and Fly - Industry News
Fred Kiekhaefer and I were talking about some of the unique projects Mercury Racing has been involved with over the years. I thought you would find our odd projects and rare products interesting as well.

Turbine. The experimental Mercury turbine outboard was built in alliance with Marine Turbine Technology (MTT) , LLC of Franklin, LA. The engine featured a Rolls Royce Allison 250 series gas turbine (helicopter) engine mounted to a 2.5 EFI Offshore mid section and a Sport Master or Torque Master gearcase.

New Livorsi Industrial Catalog Will Make Its Debut at the MACC Show

posted Thu, 06/02/2011 - 5:59pm in Scream and Fly - Industry News
Livorsi Marine, Inc. and Custom Marine, Inc. have created a new catalog focusing on products specific to the workboat, industrial, government and commercial market. This catalog includes Livorsi’s digital CAN Bus gauges- Vantage View®, analog gauges, electronic throttle and shift controls, Custom Marine’s transom tips and custom exhaust systems.

Extend Your Stay On The Water With The New Livorsi Low Lux Night Vision Camera

posted Thu, 05/12/2011 - 8:36pm in Scream and Fly - Industry News
The new Livorsi Low Lux Night Vision camera is a safety-device that extends your play time or work hours on the water. The black and white picture allows for safe maneuvering of waterways or when docking. Use as a stand alone device or an enhancement to radar. The 25 mm low lux camera connects to any monitor with a RCA video jack, or add a DVR to record your trip.

Simon Motorsports and Dave Bush Racing Announce Collaboration

posted Mon, 04/11/2011 - 8:57pm in Scream and Fly - Industry News
An announcement from Dave Bush, owner of DBR, confirms the collaboration of an ECU/EMM engine development partnership with Eric Simon of Simon Motorsports for 2011 and beyond. Most makes of outboard engines are in the works with intentions of ECU reprogramming and part upgrades at various levels of performance and cost.


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