Eco Boats is the number one supplier in Australia for electric outboard motors. We proudly supply the extremely high quality Torqeedo outboard motor range. No other outboard electric boat motor comes close to the performance, quality and reliability of the German made Torqeedo outboard motors. Below is a selection of electric outboard boat motor examples from a variety of Australian customers who are reaping the benefits of going electric.

Zodiac Inflatable - electric outboard boat motor examples

9′ Zodiac Inflatable

Location Sydney, NSW
Boat name / Model Tender to ‘SV Elara’
Construction/Design Zodiac / PVC Inflatable
Length overall 8.6 ft / 2.6m
Displacement (weight) 30 kg
Old motor 3 HP 2-stroke petrol
New electric motor 1kW Torqeedo Travel 1003
Battery bank Lithium (click-on-top) high capacity battery 916Wh
Cruising / Top speed 3 / 5 knots
Run time  6 hours @ cruising speed
Recharge method Charge onboard mothership through inverter or 12V
Year of installation 2017

14' Wooden Rowing Boat - electric outboard boat motor examples

14′ Wooden Rowing Boat

Location Ballarat, VIC
Boat name / Model ‘Norma’
Construction/Design Wooden rowing boat
Length overall 14 ft / 4.3m
Displacement (weight) 150 kg
Old motor n.a.
New electric motor 1kW Torqeedo Travel 1003
Battery bank Lithium (click-on-top) high capacity battery 530Wh
Cruising / Top speed 3 / 5 knots
Run time Unlimited in sunny conditions
Recharge method Charge from 240V at home and from 100W flexible solar panel
Year of installation 2016

19' Fiberglass / OCIUS Bluebottle - electric outboard boat motor examples

19′ Fiberglass / OCIUS Bluebottle

Location Sydney, NSW
Boat name / Model ‘Bruce’ Unmanned Surface Vessel
Construction/Design Fiberglass / OCIUS Bluebottle
Length overall 19 ft / 5.8m
Displacement (weight) 600 kg
Old motor n.a.
New electric motor 2kW Torqeedo Cruise 2.0FP POD
Battery bank Lithium 5.4 kWh
Cruising / Top speed 2.5 / 5 knots
Run time Unlimited in sunny conditions
Recharge method 600Wh flexible solar panel array
Year of installation 2016

11' Zodiac / PVC RIB - electric outboard boat motor examples

11′ Zodiac / PVC RIB

Location Pittwater, NSW
Boat name / Model Tender to ‘Miss Serenity’
Construction/Design Zodiac / PVC RIB
Length overall 11ft / 3.4m
Displacement (weight) 80 kg
Old motor n.a.
New electric motor 1kW Torqeedo Travel 1003
Battery bank Lithium (click-on-top) battery 530Wh
Cruising / Top speed 3 / 5.5 knots
Run time 3 hours @ cruising speed
Recharge method Charge onboard mothership through inverter or 12V
Year of installation 2014

18' fiberglass Skud sail boat - electric outboard boat motor examples

18′ fiberglass Skud sail boat

Location Pittwater, NSW
Boat name / Model Skud
Construction/Design Fiberglass / Skud 18 sail boat
Length overall 18ft / 5.5m
Displacement (weight) 565 kg
Old motor 3 HP 2-stroke petrol
New electric motor 1kW Torqeedo Travel 1003
Battery bank Lithium (click-on-top) battery 530Wh
Cruising / Top speed 3 / 5.5 knots
Run time 3 hours @ cruising speed
Recharge method Take battery home to charge
Year of installation 2014

13' Row Boat - electric outboard boat motor examples

13′ Row Boat

Location Pittwater, NSW
Boat name / Model Rowboat
Construction/Design Fiberglass & wood / Horseshoe Cove Marine
Length overall 13.2ft / 4.1m
Displacement (weight) 70 kg
Old motor n/a
New electric motor 1kW Torqeedo Travel 1003
Battery bank Lithium (click-on-top) battery 530Wh
Cruising / Top speed 3 / 5.5 knots
Run time 3 hours @ cruising speed
Recharge method Take battery home to charge
Year of installation 2014

Electric outboard boat motor examples - Rare Bird

45′ Proa

Location Brisbane QLD
Boat name / Model ‘Rare Bird’
Construction/Design Composite / Harry Proa
Length overall 15m
Displacement (weight) 4000 kg
Old motor NA
New electric motor Twin Torqeedo Cruise 4kw
Battery bank Lithium 13kwhr
Cruising / Top speed 4 / 6 knots
Run time 7 hrs at cruising speed
Recharge method Solar
Year of installation 2013

16' Trailer Sailer - electric outboard boat motor examples

 

16′ Trailer Sailer

Location Sydney, NSW
Boat name / Model Trailer sailer
Construction/Design Fiberglass & wood
Length overall 16ft / 4.8m
Displacement (weight) 600 kg
Old motor 4HP 2-stroke outboard
New electric motor 1kW Torqeedo Travel 1003
Battery bank Lithium (click-on-top) battery 530Wh
Cruising / Top speed 3 / 5 knots
Run time 3 hours @ cruising speed
Recharge method Take battery home to charge
Year of installation 2012

20" Solar River Boat - electric outboard boat motor examples

20′ Solar River Boat

Location Brisbane
Boat name / Model ‘Stillness’
Construction/Design Fibreglass and timber / Scruffie Marine
Length overall 6m
Displacement (weight) 1 tonne
Old motor NA
New electric motor Torqeedo Cruise 2kw
Battery bank Lithium 15kwhr
Cruising / Top speed 4 / 5.5 knots
Run time 45 hrs at cruising speed
Recharge method Solar  (has never been plugged in since launch)
Year of installation 2012

14' Fibreglass and Plastic - electric outboard boat motor examples

14′ Fibreglass and Plastic

Location Narooma, NSW
Boat name / Model Floating Swan
Construction/Design Fiberglass & plastic
Length overall 14ft / 4.2m
Displacement (weight) 200 kg
Old motor 3HP 2-stroke outboard
New electric motor 1kW Torqeedo Travel 1003
Battery bank Lithium (click-on-top) battery 530Wh
Cruising / Top speed 3 / 4.5 knots
Run time 3 hours @ cruising speed
Recharge method Take battery home to charge
Year of installation 2011

13' Solar Kayak - electric outboard boat motor examples

13′ Solar Kayak

Location Sydney, NSW
Boat name / Model Solar kayak
Construction/Design Plastic
Length overall 13ft / 3.9m
Displacement (weight) 60 kg
Old motor Electric trolling motor
New electric motor 1kW Torqeedo Travel 1003
Battery bank Lithium (click-on-top) battery 530Wh
Cruising / Top speed 4 / 6 knots
Run time 3 hours @ cruising speed
Recharge method Take battery home to charge
Year of installation 2011

20' East Coast Yachts - electric outboard boat motor examples

20′ East Coast Yachts

Location Sydney, NSW
Boat name / Model Woolwich 20’
Construction/Design Fiberglass / East Coast Yachts
Length overall 20ft / 6.1m
Displacement (weight) 1000 kg
Old motor n.a.
New electric motor 2kW Torqeedo Cruise 2.0R
Battery bank Lead-Acid (AGM) 10.8kWh
Cruising / Top speed 4 / 6 knots
Run time 6 hours @ cruising speed
Recharge method Shore power
Year of installation 2011

23'  Timber Trailer Sailor - electric outboard boat motor examples

23′  Timber Trailer Sailor

Location Narooma, NSW
Boat name / Model ‘Saga’
Construction/Design Huon pine timber / Joel White
Length overall 23ft / 7m
Displacement (weight) 800 kg
Old motor n.a.
New electric motor 1kW Torqeedo Travel 1003
Battery bank Lithium (click-on-top) battery 530Wh
Cruising / Top speed 3 / 5 knots
Run time 3 hours @ cruising speed
Recharge method Take battery home to charge
Year of installation 2011

18' Catamaran - electric outboard boat motor examples

18′ Catamaran

Location Pittwater, NSW
Boat name / Model ‘Moondog’
Construction/Design Fiberglass / Converted A-class catamaran
Length overall 18ft / 5.5m
Displacement (weight) 95 kg
Old motor n.a.
New electric motor 2kW Torqeedo Cruise 2.0R
Battery bank Lead-Acid (AGM) 4.8kWh
Cruising / Top speed 5 / 6.5 knots
Run time Unlimited in sunny conditions
Recharge method 400Wh flexible solar panel array
Year of installation 2011

13' Timber / John Welsford - electric outboard boat motor examples

13′ Timber / John Welsford

Location Braidwood, NSW
Boat name / Model ‘Piggy’
Construction/Design Timber / John Welsford
Length overall 13ft / 4m
Displacement (weight) 300 kg
Old motor n.a.
New electric motor 1kW Torqeedo Travel 10032
Battery bank Lithium (click-on-top) battery 530Wh
Cruising / Top speed 3 / 4.5 knots
Run time 3 hours @ cruising speed
Recharge method Take battery home to charge
Year of installation 2011

30' Fiberglass / Etchells - electric outboard boat motor examples

30′ Fiberglass / Etchells

Location Sydney, NSW
Boat name / Model ‘Mag’
Construction/Design Fiberglass / Etchells
Length overall 30.6ft / 9.3m
Displacement (weight) 1500 kg
Old motor n.a.
New electric motor 1kW Torqeedo Travel 1003
Battery bank Lithium (click-on-top) battery 385Wh
Cruising / Top speed 2.5 / 5.5 knots
Run time 2 hours @ cruising speed
Recharge method Take battery home to charge
Year of installation 2010

Electric outboard boat motor examples - inflatable kayak

Inflatable Catamaran Kayak

Location Sydney, NSW
Boat name / Model Paddleski
Construction/Design Reinforced Rubber/SeaEagle
Length overall 4.4m
Displacement (weight) 19 kg
Old motor N/A
New electric motor Torqeedo 1003 with 3 blade prop
Battery bank Lithium Click on top 520 wh
Cruising / Top speed 3 / 6 knots
Run time 4 hrs at cruising speed
Recharge method Charge from 240v at home
Year of installation 2010

27' Timber / Norwalk Island Sharpie - electric outboard boat motor examples

27′ Timber / Norwalk Island Sharpie

Location Melbourne, VIC
Boat name / Model ‘Oystercatcher’
Construction/Design Timber / Norwalk Island Sharpie
Length overall 27.1ft / 8.8m
Displacement (weight) 3500 kg
Old motor 9.9HP 2-stroke outboard
New electric motor 4kW Torqeedo Cruise 4.0R
Battery bank Lead-Acid (AGM) 5.3kWh
Cruising / Top speed 4 / 6 knots
Run time 3 hours @ cruising speed
Recharge method Shore power
Year of installation 2010

43' Fiberglass / Crowther Trimaran - electric outboard boat motor examples

43′ Fiberglass / Crowther Trimaran

Location Brisbane, QLD
Boat name / Model ‘Current Sunshine’
Construction/Design Fiberglass / Crowther Trimaran
Length overall 43ft / 13.1m
Displacement (weight) 4500 kg
Old motor 15HP 2-stroke outboard
New electric motor 4kW Torqeedo Cruise 4.0R
Battery bank Lithium 10.8kWh
Cruising / Top speed 4 / 6 knots
Run time 6 hours @ cruising speed
Recharge method Solar & shore power (when available)
Year of installation 2010

20' Fiberglass - electric outboard boat motor examples

20′ Fiberglass

Location Sydney, NSW
Boat name / Model ‘Putt’n’
Construction/Design Fiberglass
Length overall 20ft / 6.1m
Displacement (weight) 600 kg
Old motor 5HP 2-stroke outboard
New electric motor 2kW Torqeedo Cruise 2.0T
Battery bank Lead-Acid (AGM) 5.4kWh
Cruising / Top speed 4 / 5.5 knots
Run time 3 hours @ cruising speed
Recharge method Shore power
Year of installation 2010

13' Norseboat - electric outboard boat motor examples

13′ Norseboat

Location Pittwater, NSW
Boat name / Model ‘Southern Viking’
Construction/Design Fiberglass & timber / Norseboat
Length overall 13ft / 4m
Displacement (weight) 300 kg
Old motor n.a.
New electric motor 0.8kW Torqeedo Travel 801
Battery bank Lithium (click-on-top) battery 295Wh
Cruising / Top speed 2.5 / 4 knots
Run time 1 hour @ cruising speed
Recharge method Take battery home to charge
Year of installation 2009

8' Zodiac PVC / Inflatable - electric outboard boat motor examples

8′ Zodiac PVC / Inflatable

Location Sydney, NSW
Boat name / Model Zodiac
Construction/Design PVC / Inflatable
Length overall 7.6ft / 2.3m
Displacement (weight) 26 kg
Old motor 3 HP 2-stroke petrol
New electric motor 0.8kW Torqeedo Travel 801
Battery bank Lithium (click-on-top) high capacity battery 295Wh
Cruising / Top speed 3 / 4.5 knots
Run time 1 hour @ cruising speed
Recharge method Charge from 240V at home
Year of installation 2008

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