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by dusty burch
Thu Nov 12, 2015 4:24 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: starter getting real hot and wont crank boat
Replies: 28
Views: 2023

Re: starter getting real hot and wont crank boat

I went through the same problem go to napa and get you some 1/0 or 2/0 battery cables run them all the way to the starter and it will spin it no problem have them crimp on lugs use the 1/4 hydraulic hose crimp die for 2/0 wire
by dusty burch
Mon Sep 28, 2015 9:21 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: no oil pressure on 470
Replies: 14
Views: 1084

Re: no oil pressure on 470

Pull the oil pan off the pick up tube probably broke
by dusty burch
Tue Aug 25, 2015 7:28 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Micanopy, Orange lake, Citra, Cross creek, River stix BEWARE
Replies: 4
Views: 1407

Re: Micanopy, Orange lake, Citra, Cross creek, River stix BE

If you took a picture why didn't you follow and get a tag number and call the cops
by dusty burch
Thu Jul 30, 2015 10:13 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: UPDATED 6'' rigging move, too much?
Replies: 9
Views: 1601

Re: 6'' rigging move, too much?

Moving weight usually does not work to stop hoppingthe bottom of your boat is not straight need to work on your bottom
by dusty burch
Thu Jul 30, 2015 10:04 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: How to repair a crack in case oil leak
Replies: 9
Views: 1523

Re: How to repair a crack in case oil leak

I can fix your oil leak give me a call probably going to split the case to do it right 352-258-4910 Dusty
by dusty burch
Thu Jul 16, 2015 10:58 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Cage and Rigging builders
Replies: 11
Views: 1997

Re: Cage and Rigging builders

Call me I build custom stainless rigging dusty 352-258-4910
by dusty burch
Thu Jun 11, 2015 11:08 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Continental 0520 question?????
Replies: 6
Views: 1341

Re: Continental 0520 question?????

No
by dusty burch
Mon May 25, 2015 10:38 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Are jimmy white hulls still being made?
Replies: 21
Views: 4804

Re: Are jimmy white hulls still being made?

Give me a call I do custom stainless steel rigging 352-258-4910 dusty
by dusty burch
Fri Apr 10, 2015 10:00 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: at a loss.
Replies: 6
Views: 2348

Re: at a loss.

Take it to a experienced engine shop that knows what to do it will save you money in the long run
by dusty burch
Fri Apr 10, 2015 9:57 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Oil Drain plug leaking o320
Replies: 3
Views: 931

Re: Oil Drain plug leaking o320

It had a copper crush ring probably need a new one only a few dollars
by dusty burch
Thu Apr 09, 2015 9:04 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: lycoming 0540
Replies: 2
Views: 1274

Re: lycoming 0540

No change on fuel system it will give you more power but the bad thing is it will build more heat in your motor stick with stock it will last longer
by dusty burch
Thu Apr 09, 2015 8:59 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: looking for gso540 oil filter screen
Replies: 2
Views: 614

Re: looking for gso540 oil filter screen

Those oil screens are expensive
by dusty burch
Mon Mar 23, 2015 9:51 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Holley carburater pullover on 520 Gitzu
Replies: 62
Views: 4165

Re: Holley carburater pullover on 520 Gitzu

A 500 is way to small on a 520 If you do the math a 500 is to big ....c.i.×max rpm divide by345 equals cfm× .80percent efficient % thats how you figure out cfm so in other words a 500 holley find a buddy with a good running carb and runn it one time and see if it isthe carb stuff like this drives y...
by dusty burch
Sat Mar 21, 2015 12:46 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 520 GITSO Electronic Ignition
Replies: 15
Views: 1556

Re: 520 GITSO Electronic Ignition

Personally I would invest in a set of red coils, serviceable from runout of course, a set of points and capacitors, armature seals, have a full pull down, cleaning and reassembly to spec, you will not beat the reliability of good mags. PS replace the wire insulators and distributor blocks if they a...
by dusty burch
Mon Mar 09, 2015 3:36 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: help welding stainless
Replies: 12
Views: 1978

Re: help welding stainless

Dont waste your time trying flux core wire its not the way to go
by dusty burch
Tue Jan 27, 2015 7:51 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: HELP!!!What starter is this
Replies: 5
Views: 1361

Re: HELP!!!What starter is this

It is off of a 88 or newer v6 v8 truck like a 318 or 360 or 3.9 v6 the difference is the motor on the starter
by dusty burch
Tue Jan 27, 2015 7:45 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: how much hp out of a 0435 with angle valve cylinders
Replies: 5
Views: 1540

Re: how much hp out of a 0435 with angle valve cylinders

Im pretty sure that a 435 is 190 hp
by dusty burch
Tue Jan 20, 2015 7:08 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Vern-o-therm and oil pressure?
Replies: 3
Views: 1115

Re: Vern-o-therm and oil pressure?

Funny gpu s dont have a vernatherm
by dusty burch
Tue Jan 13, 2015 9:32 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: I'm back !! And have some ??
Replies: 29
Views: 4828

Re: I'm back !! And have some ??

Get with cecil fields he know his stuff he is in Melbourne
by dusty burch
Mon Jan 12, 2015 11:45 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: 12ft hull vs 13-6
Replies: 12
Views: 2563

Re: 12ft hull vs 13-6

14 by 8 jimmy white is what I would recommend. ... best ride boat aaround
by dusty burch
Mon Jan 05, 2015 9:23 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: rigging question
Replies: 8
Views: 1769

Re: rigging question

It will shake your butt if u tie the seat into the top mount
by dusty burch
Fri Jul 25, 2014 12:46 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Who are the best engine builders?
Replies: 29
Views: 5439

Re: Who are the best engine builders?

Shane buie in melrose I buy my parts from him pretty regular for different boats 386 972-2586
by dusty burch
Thu Jul 17, 2014 9:02 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Paint
Replies: 13
Views: 2707

Re: Paint

Sand blast it it will be a lot better job I use acrylic enamel and bake it at 250 for a hour and it will last alot longer
by dusty burch
Thu Jul 17, 2014 9:02 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Paint
Replies: 13
Views: 2707

Re: Paint

Sand blast it it will be a lot better job I use acrylic enamel and bake it at 250 for a hour and it will last alot longer
by dusty burch
Thu Jul 17, 2014 8:57 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Lycoming exhaust studs
Replies: 11
Views: 1565

Re: Lycoming exhaust studs

Antisieze and stainless hardware is the only way to go....... it is not if but when you take it apart it is a hell of alot easier iI have used 1 1/2 x5/16 set screw instead of a stud and have had good luck

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