The EP Carry from PropEle Electric Boat Motors is a lightweight electric outboard specifically designed for small craft such as dinghies and tenders. At 21 pounds—including a 7-pound, buoyant, lithium battery pack— it delivers clean, quiet electric power. All the controls are mounted at the end of the tiller arm, including the ability to lift the prop for beaching. The EP Carry provides propulsion for up to three hours with speeds up to 4.2 knots. It’s available in three shaft lengths.
Price for motor, battery and fast charger: $1,600.
This article originally appeared in the March 2019 issue.