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Size  8hp Black Bass    Model  Selva Black Bass 8hp - Please click "View Details" button on the right for pictures, specifications and further information.     Are you looking for an ultra lightweight 8hp outboard for your boat? Well look no further as Selva have the answer! The Selva Black Bass 8hp weighs from just 27kg. Yes you have read it correctly, the Selva 8hp Black Bass weighs a mere 27kg. This is a similar weight to other makes’ 4hp outboards, such as the Yamaha 4hp! In fact it is as light if not lighter than the now discontinued two strokes. The Selva 8hp Black bass is the only truly portable 8hp outboard that is available for you to buy new. It has proved to be a runaway success, especially with owners of small RIBS and inflatable boats where portability is a priority. Not only that, but it has also proved extremely popular for all sorts of applications as all the competitors 8hp outboards weigh 10kgs more, making them far too heavy and bulky for many users! The light weight of this gutsy 165cc engine means that not only is it easy to carry, but that it also has an unrivalled power to weight ratio in the 8hp class. The Selva 8hp Black Bass is light in weight, but not in features. For maximum operator convenience it has an easily accessible front mounted gear lever, shallow water drive, steering friction adjuster and of course, forward, neutral and reverse gears. Simple, economical and reliable, the Selva 8hp Black Bass is perfect for all manner of craft. A battery charging facility is also available as an option and for those tired of hand starting outboards, a tiller control, electric start model is also available! With the hand start versions, you can opt for a Black Bass fitted with a 1.8 litre integral fuel tank, ideal for tender usage, or if you require more range, such as when used as an auxiliary engine, a 12 litre remote fuel tank is supplied instead. For our special discount price, please call OUTBOARDS-DIRECT of BRIGHTON on 01273-603322 or e-mail us via the ‘Contact Us’ button towards the top left of this page. e.&o.e. ©   
Specification  
Engine Type: 4-stroke / 1 Cylinder. Displacement: 165cc. Power output: 5.9kW (8hp) @ 5,750 R/min.. Starter System: Manual - Black Bass F8MHC / MHL. Electric - Black Bass F8EHC / EHL. Steering: Tiller. Dry Weight: Black Bass F8MHC – 27kg / Black Bass F8MHL – 28kg / Black Bass F8EHC – 27.5kg / Black Bass F8EHL – 28.5kg. Cooling: Thermostat controlled, pumped water. Transom height: All C models – 15’’-17’’ (381mm-432mm) / All L models 19’’-21’’ (483mm-533mm). Carburation: Single carburettor. Fuel Tank: Integral 1.8 litres or separate 12 litres. Lubrication: Wet Sump. Lighting Coil/Alternator: Black Bass F8MHC / MHL – Optional 12V-5amp / - Black Bass F8EHC / EHL - 12V-5amp. Gear Ratio: 13:30. e.&o.e.