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by markosmcmahon
Wed Apr 12, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Buyers advice
Replies: 4
Views: 920

Re: Buyers advice

Where are you located? Take it to a qualified AC mechanic and pay to have it inspected!! (better to lose a few hundred bucks, rather than a few thousand in a week or so after purchase) Do you have any information on the engine? (total hours, is it rebuilt, correct carb, mags, etc) water test before...
by markosmcmahon
Wed Apr 12, 2017 1:43 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Buyers advice
Replies: 4
Views: 920

Re: Buyers advice

I don't have a lot to offer, other than to water test before you purchase. Be advised that this motor requires 100LL av-gas, along with aircraft specific oil like Aero-Shell, which both run more than conventional fuel and oil. As far as mods, without going into the motor, electronic ignition is sup...
by markosmcmahon
Sun Apr 09, 2017 11:00 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Buyers advice
Replies: 4
Views: 920

Buyers advice

I am currently looking to purchase my first AC boat... Used stossel hull with an o540... I'm familiar with the hull but not the motor.. Any advice on what to look out for with this motor?? Any good material online I can use to better educate myself on the motor specifically?? What would I be looking...
by markosmcmahon
Sun Jul 26, 2015 1:19 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Close Call In 2A
Replies: 3
Views: 1070

Re: Close Call In 2A

HOWS THE WATER IN THE 45 TRAIL..GOING TO WILLARDS

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