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February 12th, 2018

Central Park NYC aboard an Elco Electric Yacht

Central Park Conservancy recently rebuilt and installed new boat landings to replace those constructed in the 1970s, which were nearing the end of their useful life. The new landings are more faithful recreations of the original designs and represent Rustic and Victorian styles. As part of the project, the Conservancy also built and re-installed a…
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December 17th, 2017

We Have A Winner

“We are pleased to announce that the Elco EP-14 Outboard Motor Giveaway Contest has come to a close. Thank you to all of our fans for the overwhelming interest in our electric marine propulsion systems as we have received over 6,000 entrants from across the globe.  Congratulations to Brent Baker from North Carolina as the winner…
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November 4th, 2017

Electric Outboards – So what do they sound like?

A lot of people ask what our electric outboards sound like. Happy boating. 

October 17th, 2017

Outboard Motor Giveaway

We’re giving away an Elco 14HP Electric Outboard Motor to one lucky winner! How to Enter: 1. Like us on Facebook or Instagram 2. Click the link and sign up to enter: http://woobox.com/bou2s2 Winner will be selected and contacted on December 15, 2017.    CONTEST RULES: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND…
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August 10th, 2017

Elco on display in Clayton Boat Show

August 3-6 in Clayton, NY, at the 53rd Annual  Antique Boat Museum Show, Elco had a major presence both indoors and outdoors, in both land and in-water. On the docks: Spindrift III, a 1929 46’ Elco Cruiser owned by Doug Reicher and Camille Tisdel of Syracuse, NY  took Top Preservation honors; Laura, the Elco-repowered 1895…
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July 28th, 2017

Elco Teams up with Engineering Students

The Stevens Institute of Technology rookie team had a very successful run at the Solar Splash Boat Competition.  The solar boat team took home several trophies in their debut using a hull powered by Elco Electric Propulsion. On June 11, 2017 Spenser Swanton, Austin Swain and Mason Reimer raced Stevens first ever solar boat in…
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July 18th, 2017

Elco in Old Forge, New York

On July 15 in Old Forge NY, at the 27th Fulton Chain Rendezvous, ACBS Adirondack Chapter members Deke and Carol Morrison displayed their recently restored 1895 launch, Laura, repowered with an Elco inboard EP-12. The launch, made by the “Gas Engine and Power Company” took top honors as Best Historic and People’s Choice. Originally powered…
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May 7th, 2017

Electric National Championship

The Electric Bass Angling National Championship is off and running. Many events have not yet been completed. However, several of the southern clubs have held multiple EBANC events, and three of the northern clubs will begin their events in June. Each competing club will hold five National Championship events. The National Champion will be crowned…
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February 11th, 2017

Electric Bass Angling National Championship

Electric Bass Angling Clubs throughout the United States are being invited to participate in this first ever National Championship. Members of participating clubs will earn National Ranking Points simply by participating in their club events. Each participating club will designate 5 of their events as Elco National Championship events*. Club members will earn National Ranking…
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February 10th, 2017

Anglers praise Elco Electric Motors

“Elco produces phenomenal electric outboard motors. I have had the pleasure of using the EP14 and EP20. Both of these outboards perform extraordinarily well under the extreme conditions of tournament bass fishing. Excellent power, efficiency, reliability, and economy make Elco my top choice of outboard motors. Nothing else comes close!” Walt Marchant, President Baltimore Metro…
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