Patent Number: 6,168,483

Title: Defecting propeller guard

Abstract: A deflecting propeller guard comprising a pair of adjacent deflector plates slanting downwardly and rearwardly from a front apex location to provide downwardly and laterally facing deflection surfaces. There is a rear guard section having two guard plates positioned adjacent to one another and extending outwardly and upwardly at a moderate slant from a center axis. The deflecting propeller guard is positioned with the guard section below the propeller and the deflecting section forwardly of the propeller. A center mounting plate is provided to be positioned adjacent to, and connected to the skeg of the motor assembly.

Inventors: McIntosh; Paul C. (Mount Vernon, WA)


International Classification: B63H 5/16 (20060101); B63H 5/00 (20060101); F02B 61/00 (20060101); F02B 61/04 (20060101); B63H 005/16 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018