Patent Number: 6,250,981

Title: Water jacket structure for an outboard motor

Abstract: A water jacket device for an outboard motor is designed to accommodate electrical components and improve cooling efficiency. The water jacket device has a base portion, and a cover portion hermetically coupled to the base portion for retaining a fluid between the base portion and the cover portion. The cover portion has an portion integrally formed with the cover portion, for installing an electrical component so that the electrical component is configured to be cooled by the fluid.

Inventors: Morikami; Tadaaki (Hamamatsu, JP)

Assignee: Suzuki Motor Corporation

International Classification: F01P 3/20 (20060101); F02B 61/00 (20060101); F02B 61/04 (20060101); F01P 3/00 (20060101); F01P 3/12 (20060101); B63H 020/00 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018