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Motors that are mounted on the outside of a boat. The engine, gearcase, and propeller are mounted in a single case attached to the outside of the hull. Outboard motors range in size from 3 to 300 horsepower.

An inboard motor is mounted inside the hull, with a propeller shaft protruding through the hull.

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