Honda 5HP 4-Stroke Short Shaft Outboard

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New from Honda, launched October 2016 this 5HP outboard is the short shaft version.

New from Honda, launched October 2016 this outboard takes all the popular features of it's predecessor in a new modern case with the following improvements;

  • Built in 1.5Ltr fuel tank with the connections to fit an external tank.
  • Even lower vibrations.
  • Easier starting with thanks to a decompression mechanism reducing the pulling force required to start the engine.

,The Honda 5hp outboard has long been a favourite with tender users and boaters seeking value for money auxiliary power. Say goodbye to two-stroke noise, smell and poor fuel consumption. And, because it's a Honda, you can guarantee we didn't compromise quality to bring it to the market.

Easy to use, the BF5 is started easily with the recoil cord. Forward, neutral and reverse gears are all accessed from the lever on the side of the engine and the power is controlled by the throttle grip on the tiller handle. Engine trim can be set in 5 positions. This water cooled engine offers the user up to 6 amps of power through the charging coil, ideal for marine battery uses.

This variant is the short shaft model. The BF5 has an integral 1.5L fuel tank and connections for an external tank that can be purchased separately. A standard propeller is fitted. This model is supplied with a Honda toolkit. 

This is the Short Shaft Model, Recoil Start, Tiller Handle and F-N-R Gears.

All Honda Engines come with a 6 Year Warranty for domestic use.

Engine Specification 
Engine Type 4-Stroke, Single-Cylinder
Displacement (cm3) 127
Bore x stroke (mm) 60 X 45
Compression Ratio 9.8
Wide Open Throttle
Engine Speed Range
Rated power hp (kw) 5 (3.7) @ 5500 rpm
Cooling System Water Cooled
(with Thermostat)
Fuel Delivery Carburetor
Driven Valve System OHV
Lubrication System Wet Sump
Drive System  
Gear Ratio 2.08:1
Gear shift F-N-R
Mounting System 
Tilt Angle 70 degrees
Trim Angle 16 degrees
Trim Adjustment Range 4 degrees (5 Hole)
Steering Angle 45 degrees (One Side)
Overall Length (mm) 524
Overall Width (mm) 347
Overall Height (mm) 1020
Shaft Length Short
Transom Height (mm) 434
Dry Weight (kg) 27.0
Starting system Recoil starter
Alternator N/A
Ignition System Digital CDI
Tilt System Mechanical
Built-In Tank Capacity 1.5Ltr
Propeller size (inch)   
Oil pressure Alert Yes
Emergency Stop Switch Yes
Direction Tiller handle
2 Year Commercial Warranty Standard feature
6 Year Domestic Warranty Standard feature

If you have any unanswered questions about buying one of these engines, then please give us a call or email.

More Information
Colour Silver Grey
Country of Origin CN
Honda Outboard Size BF5

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