The bane of outboard engines

Posted by: MBR on Mon May 20th, 2013 6:57 am
Outdoors in Maine: Ethanol: The bane of outboard enginesV. Paul ReynoldsNo matter how hard the Green Lobby pushes ethanol in gasoline, there is no debate: it is the scourge of outboard motors, 4-strokes included. Currently all Maine gasoline contains 10 percent ethanol, which is alcohol made from corn.There is a move afoot at the national level to add an even higher ethanol content (15 percent) to our gasoline at the pump. This is crazy. Environmentalism has run amok!Read more: http://www.sunjournal.com/news/local-sp ... es/1366026