View Full Version : hydraulic steering kits for donzi 18 volvo out dri

11-25-2014, 04:34 PM
Good day guys im a new member here and I would like some help with the setup im going with on my 77 18' classic . Im about to drop in a built up 383 dart . And my concerns are . Steering:-/ I know I need the upgrades . My outdrive is a 280PT volvo .also with 460 hp should I consider trim tabs .ill be mostly running the boat in ont. Lakes so I never really see anything more then 2' of chop.

11-25-2014, 04:35 PM
How do I add photos?

Ralph Savarese
11-25-2014, 08:19 PM
No need for trim tabs you have power trim look at my thread on hydraulic steering that you will need!

Ed Donnelly
11-25-2014, 09:58 PM
When are you moving back east? ..Ed

11-25-2014, 10:53 PM
Oh I have Ralph nice work ..so guess I should be a little more clear about what I looking for ie: parts list, template for mounting the rams and of course your custom top plate . Any and all help is greatly appreciated as I want to be safe on the water.

Thank you in advance

11-25-2014, 11:32 PM
One other thing switching the direction of my out drive . So life is easier to get props

Ralph Savarese
01-06-2015, 08:47 PM
Use left hand props so you use the lower gear for forward much stronger plenty of left hand Solas's avalable