SPIRIT PLUS

PORTABLE ELECTRIC OUTBOARD

INDUSTRY LEADING

Spirit Plus has industry leading performance and reliability.

HUGE CAPACITY

1276 Wh from the 24 Lithium cells

LIGHTWEIGHT

Battery 8.7kg  – Motor 10.6kg

FLOATING BATTERY
Safe and worry free 

RELIABILITY

Robust design built to last

83 DAY TEST
The motor was run continuously for 83 days. It passed with flying colours, and could have run many more

MAINTENANCE FREE
No servicing, No winterising

DIRECT DRIVE
Less moving parts, more efficient

SOLAR AND 12V COMPATIBLE

The Spirit can charge from solar panels or a 12v auxiliary output

 NO FUEL LEAKS

No oil, No petrol, No worries

NO EXHAUST

No Carbon Dioxide, No Carbon Monoxide, No Sulphur Dioxide

NO NOISE

Whisper quiet, peaceful and considerate

 

Enviroment

Range

Petrol outboards in the 2.5 HP to 5 HP range, have a run time of less than 45 min at wide open throttle. The Spirit 1.0 Plus offers 75 minutes.

Range in a 3m tender

Spirit 1.0 Plus has a 1276Wh integrated battery. At full throttle 1000 Watts, you get 6.2 mph for 75 minutes. The range is 7.75 miles. If you reduce your throttle to 25%, which is 250 Watts, you will get 4.4 mph for 5 hours. The range is 22 miles.

 

Range at 4.4 mph
22 miles
Range at 6.2mph
7.75 miles

Range in a 21ft Sailing boat

Range at 5.5mph
6.5 miles
Range at 4.5 mph
9 miles
Range at 3.5 mph
11 miles

Test conditions
Wind: F3 
Tide flow: 1.4 knots
Location: Hamble River
Distance: 5.15 miles
Time: 1 hour 22 minutes
Battery amount used: 39%

Comparison to combustion outboard

spirit plus

Energy stored
1 . 27 kwh
energy efficiency
59%
power at propeller
550 w
Runtime full throttle
75 minutes

3.5 hp outboard

Energy stored
9 . 7 kwh
energy efficiency
5%
power at propeller
570 w
Runtime full throttle
42 minutes

The chart above shows the propulsive power and the efficiency of our electric outboard compared to a combustion outboard. You can see the electric motor produces a very similar propulsive figure to the combustion motor but uses the energy in a much more effective manner

 

Drive mode

Maintenance

Cooling system

Starting

Half speed runtime

Trolling speed runtime

Reverse gear

Runtime display

Helm steering

 

 

SPIRIT PLUS

Direct

Maintenance free

Natural cooling

Electric

5 Hours

13 Hours

3.5hp OUTBOARD

Gearbox

Every 50 hours

Seawater cooling

Pull start

2.5 Hours

5 Hours

Benefits

 1. Power connector
robust connector made of high quality stainless steel

2. Safety latch
Locks the battery securely in place

3. Foldable tiller
Easy, compact stowage

4. Magnetic kill switch
Instantly stops the motor in emergencies

5. Highly efficient motor
Industry leading performance, reliability and silence

6. 3 Shaft lengths
Giving you the perfect option for your boat

7 .User-friendly battery handle
Easily carry the battery with little effort.

Need help? Our team are here to help

 

T. +44(0)2380 988 782
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SPEC

Download tech drawing from here

Warranty*
2 years, basic motor
2 years, battery
(Non-commercial use only)

Input Power
1kW
Motor Weight
10.6kg
Battery Weight
8.7kg
Battery Capacity
1276Wh
Control
Tiller and Remote
Shaft Length
Extra Short (for tenders) Short and Long

Safety
Kill stop switch
IP67 ingress protection
Propeller collision emergency stop
Reinforced transom mounting
Low battery indicator
Over temperature protection

Battery
Lithium-ion polymer battery
44..8 V nominal voltage
51.2 V final charging voltage
33 V cut-off voltage
0°C – 45°C / 32˚ F – 113˚ F charging temperature -10°C – 60°C / 14˚ F – 140˚ F operating temperature
Over 80% capacity after 800 cycles of 100% DOD
3 hr charging time (Fast charger)
7 hr charging time (Standard charger)
Battery management system
Floating design

Convenience
Foldable tiller design
Integrated display
Solar panel compatible, max 180 W
Protective beach mode          Tiller or remote options

Drive
Rated RPM 1,200
316 N / 71 lbs static thrust
55% overall efficiency
Natural cooling
Direct drive
Field-oriented motor control
Trim angles including 0°, 7°, 14°, 21°
Tilt angle 75°
28 × 14.7 cm / 11 × 5.8 inches propeller

Step less forward/reverse

360° tiller steering, direction lockable