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ken konrad - a driven innovator
At his core Ken Konrad is an innovator and engineer, looking at problems and seeing soltuions. We spent a day at Konrad's headquarters in Hudson, WI., for insights on what makes the "Stern Drive Specialist."
SMALL TOWN MANUFACTURER WITH A WORLDWIDE REACH
In U.S. Navy applications, Konrad said, “We have had some drives last in excess of 10,00 hours. I asked them 'why did you run this drive so long?' They said it was the only drive that could keep going, so they had to use the boat all the time."
What's driving your boat?
Since their Introduction in 1959, Marine Transmissions have transformed the way powerboats of all shapes and sizes have been driven. Looking back in time paddle driven vessels were the popular choice followed by shaft and propeller.
KEN AND KATHY KONRAD INDUSTRY LEADERS
A drive to excel by its owners leads Konrad Companies on a path to success.
By indentifying customer at the right time, Ken Konrad and his company Konrad Marine have become a major player in all facets of marine propulsion.
TURBOCHARGED TORQUE ON TAP
Cummins' new engine promises to power up sterndrives by pairing up with Konrad Marines' super-tough leg.