Sailor outboard motors made in China are inexpensive, easy-to-use designs. The range of models is represented mainly by 2-stroke engines of different power.
The Sailor group of two-stroke models is represented by engines of low and medium power. The engines are single-cylinder, water-cooled, engine control - tiller, ignition - CDI, manual starter. The most popular small class models: Sailor GM - T 2.6, GM - T 3.5. Among the middle class models - Sailor GM - T 9.9, GM - T 15. Model weights range from light small (8 kg for GM - T 2.0) to more powerful GM - T 15 (42 kg).
Four-stroke engines Sailor GM - F 2.5 with an output of 2.5 hp. are considered more environmentally friendly and reliable devices with lower noise and vibration levels compared to two-stroke models.
Without exception, all models of Sailor outboard motors have the following properties:
water cooling of motors, which protects the motor from overheating and damage. Thanks to the presence of water cooling, you can swim as much as you like without worrying about the engine overheating,
stop line (also called emergency stop button). This is an indispensable safety device that is capable of shutting down the Sailor engine in the event of an emergency (for example, a man overboard). This is very important, because a person who is overboard can be injured due to the indiscriminate movement of the boat,
Before the sale, each Sailor motor is carefully checked, the level of technical fluids in the motor is assessed, all important components are tested in operation,
maintenance of the Sailor motor will not be an overwhelming task for you: even a person without technical education can provide it,
if necessary, you can contact the Sailor service center, the warranty period for Sailor motors is one year,
If you are planning a long trip, you can connect a larger-than-usual fuel tank to the engine.
Features of the outboard motor Sailor GM-T9.8
The most significant feature of the Sailor GM-T9.8 outboard motor is clearly its 9.8 horsepower engine power. The Sailor GM-T9.8 model will be appreciated by lovers of speed, power and drive.
Undoubtedly, one of the positive features of the Sailor GM-T9.8 outboard motor is its gearbox, which has three gears at its disposal: neutral, forward and reverse. Neutral will not require you to turn off the engine at every short stop, for example, when you need to take passengers on board or just stop to chart a further course of travel. Well, thanks to reverse gear, you will forget about what it means to turn the boat motor around its axis every time you need to swim in reverse.
All this certainly adds to the maneuverability and comfort of the ship.
Despite the fact that the external fuel tank is not new in the world of outboard motors, nevertheless, the possibility of its installation, again, has a beneficial effect on the comfort during boat trips. The fuel tank is supplied with the engine and has a volume of 24 liters. With a large amount of fuel available, you are more likely to get tired of traveling than you run out of it.
It is impossible not to mention the maintenance of the outboard motor Sailor GM-T9.8. Specialized services for servicing Sailor products are located in large cities, but you should not despair at all if you are far from the "millionaires". Maintenance of Sailor outboard motors is so simple that any service centers specializing in water technology, as well as private specialists, can handle it. Yes, you can do it yourself, since the instructions for Sailor motors are so detailed that even an unprepared person can handle it, provided that he knows how to use the tool.
Pre-sale and warranty service.
Sailor outboard motors undergo a full pre-sale training during which the engine components are checked, filled with all the technical fluids necessary for full-fledged operation, and the engines are started and tested "hot".
The warranty period is 2 years.