Which is exactly what you want in a portable outboard. The BF5 is incredibly lightweight and compact.
It’s easy to transport and ideal for small tenders, canoes, and jon boats.
And with features designed to make your boat ride smooth, quiet, and Honda dependable, you’ll be ready to enjoy a day on the water for years to come.
World-renowned Honda quality combines proven reliability and superior fuel efficiency, with no oil mixing.
The BF5's lightweight, compact design makes it perfect for small tenders and canoes. Weighing in at only 60 pounds, the BF5 is easy to transport.
The tiller handle’s compact design allows for easy transportation and storage.
Water-cooled, single cylinder design for better low- to mid-range power.
Allows for precise throttle control. A unique throttle tensioner minimizes driver fatigue.
Honda's True 5 Warranty is the best in the business. This transferable, non-declining warranty is the same on the first day as it is on the last.
A patented, "Double Sealed" multi-layered paint process. Sacrificial anodes and stainless steel technology, along with waterproof connectors, all enhance corrosion protection.Learn More
Maintenance free, high-energy output for quick and easy starts.
A Low Oil Warning System and rev limiter protect the engine from severe damage if the oil reaches a low level
A front mounted carrying handle provides superior portability and ease of installation.
Honda's exclusive design adds isolation mounts to minimize the transfer of vibration to both the tiller handle and the transom. This results in best in class operator comfort and significantly increases the engine's durability.
An innovative shallow water drive feature lets you tilt the motor up, allowing you to easily operate in shallow areas. Shallow water drive greatly reduces the risk of engine damage.
The BF5 features full forward, neutral, and reverse shifting. A safety lockout system allows the engine to be started in neutral gear only.
A crankshaft-driven, automotive-style trochoid oil pump ensures long-term durability of critical engine components.
Environmentally conscious technology. All Honda Marine engines exceed the highest CARB 3-Star rating to meet the rigorous California Air Resource Board's standards.
An optional, dealer installed, 3 amp charging system provides power to accessories.
|Type||4-Stroke OHV, 1 Cylinder/2 Valves|
|Displacement||127 cc (7.8 cubic inches)|
|Bore & Stroke||60 mm x 45 mm (2.4 x 1.8 inches)|
|Full Throttle RPM Range||4,500-5,500 RPM|
|Rated Power||5 HP @ 5,000 RPM|
|Cooling System||Water Cooled|
|Fuel Delivery||1 Carburetor|
|Ignition System||Digital CDI|
|Exhaust||Under Water, Above Propeller|
|Trim Range||5-Stage 5°-9°-13°-17°-21°|
|Alternator||Optional 3-Amp (38 watt)|
|Diameter x Pitch||7⅞ x 7½ inches|
|Oil Pressure Alert||Standard|
|Overall Width||340 mm/13.4 inches|
|S Type||381 mm/15 inches|
|L Type||508 mm/20 inches|
|S-Type||27 kg/60 lbs.|
|L-Type||27.5 kg/61 lbs.|
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