The Old Outboard Book

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McGraw Hill Professional, Sep 17, 2012 - Sports & Recreation - 320 pages
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"Incredible amount of detail about all those kickers from the past, including an appendix with comprehensive model-year information."
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"This book is the one to buy if you are interested in collecting antique outboard motors."
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Contents

1 Outboard Motor Pioneers
2
2 Evinrude
9
3 Johnson
24
4 Kiekhaefer Mercury
36
5 Private Brands
48
6 Where Have All the Old Outboards Gone?
52
7 Outboard Accessories
63
8 The Antique Outboard Motor Club
68
9 The Big List
71
10 The Back Rack
169
11 An Empire of Vintage Outboards
190
12 Price Guide and Rarity Rating
233
ModelYear Guide
261
Spark Plug Chart
295
Index
301
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About the author (2012)

Peter Hunn began collecting old outboards after receiving a 1928 Johnson for his tenth birthday, and since then he has acquired several hundred. Hunn is a outboard curator for the Thousand Islands Antique Boat Museum and is a regular contributor to Antique Outboarder magazine. The former owner of two upstate New York radio stations, he currently teaches communication studies at the State University of New York, Oswego.

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