Honda 8HP 4-Stroke Short Shaft Outboard

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This 8HP 4-stroke outboard combines response, reliability and economical power into a lightweight package. This is the short shaft model with recoil start and tiller handle steering.

This engine features PGM-IG, Programmed Ignition System, this is a microprocessor in the unit that controls the engine. This system will set the best ignition timing in any given rpm range, therefore ensuring the engine runs smoothly from idle to full speed and improves emission levels while maintaining engine power.

PGM-IG also controls alert systems to protect against overheating, overspeeding, and low oil pressure for even greater reliability.

With this outboard, you will always be sailing with confidence, no matter where your nautical adventures take you. The 8 hp Honda 4-stroke, has a throttle friction knob and tool-less steering friction lever, meaning manoeuvring has never been easier.
Also, a unique shock absorber system with pendulum
motion eliminates vibration, allowing a comfortable ride.
You need an engine
that won’t fail you, especially when you are far from shore. The on-board alert systems and Honda's 6 year warranty let you sail with confidence.

This is the Short Shaft Model, Recoil Start, Tiller Handle with F-N-R Gears, and 6 amp charging coil.

The BF8 is supplied with a 12.5 litre fuel tank.

All Honda Engines come with a 6 Year Warranty.

Feature Detail
Type 4-Stroke OHC - 2 cylinder
Displacement (cm3) 222
Bore x stroke (mm) 58 X 42
Rated power hp (kw) 8 (5.9) @ 5000 rpm
Cooling System Water Cooled (with thermostat)
Carburation 1 carburettor with accelerator pump
Ignition System Electronic PGM-IG
Exhaust Propeller Boss
Gear Ratio 2.33
Gear shift F-N-R
Alternator 6A
Propeller size (inch) 9 1/4 x 8
Propeller: number of blades 4
Oil pressure Alert Yes
Over heat Alert Yes
Revolution limiter Yes
Emergency Stop Switch Yes
Power Thrust Features Type available as extra
Direction Tiller handle
Starting system Recoil starter
Shaft Length Short
Engine Tilt Manual
Engine Trim Manual 5 stages
Overall Length (mm) 610
Overall Width (mm) 345
Overall Height (mm) 1105
Transom Height (mm) 433
Dry Weight (kg) 42
Two Year Commercial Warranty Standard feature
6 Year Domestic Warranty Standard feature

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More Information
Colour Silver Grey
Country of Origin JP
Honda Outboard Size BF8

UK Delivery Charges

This item is to long to go by post so it is shipped with courier and the prices are as follows;

  • 5 Day Standard Delivery £6.00 / Free if this item or the order is over £100*
  • 2-3 Day Delivery £7.00*
  • Next Working Day Delivery £7.50*
  • AM Next Working Day Delivery £11.50*
  • Saturday Delivery £15.00*

*Options may not be available to all postcodes, also delivery to offshore and some Scottish postcodes may vary. To check add the item to the cart and enter your post code for a full delivery options.

Ordering Multiple Items

As long as your order is less than 15Kg, and doesn't included any bulky items or items that can't be shipped then the price above should apply.

FREE Delivery - If your total order value is £100 or over, can be delivered by courier and is going to Mainland UK excluding certain Scottish Postcodes then you will qualify for Free Delivery.

International Deliveries  - We ship this item internationally using Fedex, the following examples include vat;

  • Germany: £23.60
  • Ireland: £26.00
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