Moved the parts washer back into the shop today and was surprised to find it still had about 1/2 the water based solvent in it. Thing has been under the carport since we cleared the pad for the pole barn.
Dropped the aft lower engine cover in and it went right to work cleaning off all that old gas oil blend that has been collecting
Cleaning will take some time but it is off to a good start . . .
Just spent abut 45 minutes on the phone with Peter talking paint and outboards. What a cool guy!
Going urethane enamel - and he's going to do a set of electric start decals and include the Evinrude decals as well - since they would have been cast emblems (as I learned at Arrowhead last month) . . . .