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Greg McCloud
God Bless you Gator, I was rereading this and hoped that somehow she would find and see this thread after the fact. What a wonderful idea . . . he truly was the type of guy that young folks should aspire to be. I really like Joe Pete's summation. …
September 18, 2021, 7:56 am by Deano
170 with 10:1
It’s a narrow deck motor with 480 cylinders on it and all I’ve ever run in it has been av gas since the day I got the boat
September 17, 2021, 11:49 am by lycomingkid
Summer fizzle or sizzle?
The good news: We have 3-4 weeks of wet season to go. (That means fall is near!) The bad news: The summer clouds still have work to do. Here's a closer look at the rain chart: https://gohydrology.org :happy2: :happy3: :confused2:
September 17, 2021, 9:45 am by rsobczak
Stinger gearbox fitment
With any gear drive installation the most critical thing to look for in the marriage is that your flywheel bolts and drive plate bolts do not align and make contact. They should be offset. There are more than one spacing patterns produced on some gear drives and if you …
September 17, 2021, 8:00 am by SWAMPHUNTER45
WaterThunder is building the new FORD Godzilla motor
> One of the stories I heard with a "fly by wire" lawsuit was boat owner pushed his boat off the trailer. Put truck up in parking spot and returned to start the boat. Turned the key and the throttle position sensor was hung wide open and things went …
September 17, 2021, 7:48 am by SWAMPHUNTER45
pe90 running rough intermittently
> James, What did you find out? On my end, the lawnmower trouble shooting didn't work out so well, but my MO came through with flying colors. After the new carb, gaskets, fuel and air filters arrived I put them on but the engine kept loosing power under load …
September 16, 2021, 7:55 pm by Slidin Gator
Insurance
Hello, I have Markel...They were good to insure me as a first time air boat owner. Had prior instructions and a Florida Boater's Certificate. Rates seemed fair, however my auto/homeowner agent that it would be best to get Markel to offer me a larger liability limit. Could not …
September 16, 2021, 5:50 pm by EastBay
RESCUE AIRBOAT MINI HELP
We are in Southwest Michigan. Mostly running shallow river and ice water rescues. I do not have any pictures on me. The engine was on it is toast. It was around 45-50hp 2 stroke that was never very reliable. We are looking for a replacement powertrain. Something reliable, hopefully …
September 15, 2021, 4:44 pm by BackdraftOne
ECOTEC 2.0 LTG SWAP
Sticker so glad to hear you and yours are all good!
September 15, 2021, 7:35 am by GB III
Rib airboat
Hi, new to this stuff always wanted to get into jetboats however after seeing some Russian rib airboats they seem like the better option, shallow water, swamp, rocks you name it.. I am looking into the feasibility to build an aluminum body and cab on hypalon or similar for pontoons..any …
September 15, 2021, 9:34 pm by Kjohn406