The LEHR 5 HP outboard motor is powered by lean, efficient, eco
friendly propane. Simply twist in a standard 16.4 oz.
"camping" style propane canister and go!. No choke, no priming, no
carburetor gum up. For increased range use a remote 5 gallon "BBQ"
style propane tank. LEHR also offers two sizes of lightweight
composite auxiliary tanks.
for the LP5.0S 5HP model is .22 gallons of propane per hour at 3000
RPM which translates to a 1.4 hour running time on a 16.4 oz.
Camping Bottle of propane. At 4600 RPM the LP5.0S burns .50 gallons
of propane per hour for a running time of 30 minutes on the same
16.4 oz Camping Bottle of propane. However, by using the optional
remote 20 lb. auxiliary BBQ tank option this can be extended to 10
hours at 4600 RPM and an incredible 28 hours at 3000 RPM. All times
are approximate and may vary based on the size and type of boat,
wind, current, and other factors.
LEHR 5 HP Outboard Specifications
Powered 4-Stroke OHV 1 Cylinder
Bore and Stroke
Full Throttle RPM Range
/ Thermostatic Control
No Choke / No
Diameter x Pitch
4 Stroke 10W-30
0.53 US Quart
or 20 inches
LEHR 5 HP Propane
Powered Outboard Motor - Short Shaft
LEHR Incorporated is dedicated to a cleaner
planet through environmentally friendly technology. LEHR's outboard
motors are powered by propane, delivering all of the performance
customers expect with none of the problems and inconvenience
associated with the use of gasoline-powered outboards. The LEHR
family of products utilizes a patented technology, which ensures
that they are the cleanest, greenest and most reliable tools on the
market today. Fueled by the safer, cleaner and more reliable
propane, LEHR products are designed to replace their gasoline
burning counterparts and to stem the overflow of harmful pollutants
that they produce. "We are an environmentally friendly technology
company and propane is the absolute best alternative fuel solution
we've found so far."