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by TheElevatorGuy
Fri Oct 07, 2016 9:10 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: South Florida . . Report In
Replies: 17
Views: 2126

Re: South Florida . . Report In

Yes we definitely got lucky down here in FT Lauderdale.....just a little bit of rain and wind
by TheElevatorGuy
Sun Oct 02, 2016 6:33 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Sunken airboat out in sawgrass rec
Replies: 26
Views: 5673

Re: Sunken airboat out in sawgrass rec

Birddog247 wrote:
TheElevatorGuy wrote:I saw the pic above with the name Ryan Sewell on the post, what does Ryan have to do with this story, salvage guy, boat owner, friend or what........just curious


He's a salvage diver. You may want to get his contact info!


I went to middle school and high school with him.........no thanks
by TheElevatorGuy
Fri Sep 30, 2016 6:30 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Sunken airboat out in sawgrass rec
Replies: 26
Views: 5673

Re: Sunken airboat out in sawgrass rec

I saw the pic above with the name Ryan Sewell on the post, what does Ryan have to do with this story, salvage guy, boat owner, friend or what........just curious
by TheElevatorGuy
Thu Sep 15, 2016 11:06 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 520 Continental
Replies: 8
Views: 1874

Re: 520 Continental

Great engine, own one myself, run avgas in it, don't let the Lycoming gang on here get you down!
by TheElevatorGuy
Tue Aug 16, 2016 5:03 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Finally-I'm building my boat
Replies: 348
Views: 59866

Re: Finally-I'm building my boat

Looks like you and your buddies are making some good progress on that new build. Are you gonna have it ready for howl at the moon this weekend? :bounce: :bounce: You have a lot of work ahead of you but it will be well the effort. Looking good, way to go! :cheers: :rebel: :florida: :old_glory: Thank...
by TheElevatorGuy
Sun Jun 26, 2016 1:29 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: 3a july 4th weekend
Replies: 11
Views: 1901

Re: 3a july 4th weekend

I was wondering the same, I have heard Saturday from some, and Monday from others
by TheElevatorGuy
Sun Jun 26, 2016 8:25 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Rebuild, replace, or convert a 220???
Replies: 27
Views: 2856

Re: Rebuild, replace, or convert a 220???

Hey Dan, remember the GPU I had on my boat when you used to live down here? I had John Fenner retrofit a completely new aircraft 520 that I bought from an engine builder.......it runs great and I love it......what a difference in power! If you look in my pics on here you will see the before and afte...
by TheElevatorGuy
Wed Jun 15, 2016 11:35 pm
Forum: Hunting & Fishing
Topic: I want to go frog gigging
Replies: 13
Views: 2551

Re: I want to go frog gigging

As a matter of fact, I am!!!!
by TheElevatorGuy
Wed Jun 15, 2016 9:11 pm
Forum: Hunting & Fishing
Topic: I want to go frog gigging
Replies: 13
Views: 2551

Re: I want to go frog gigging

Hey Cherpa, I save myself even more trouble by not having that thing called a wife!!! It's just another bad 4 letter word to me!
by TheElevatorGuy
Tue Jun 07, 2016 11:18 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Rivermaster Airboats
Replies: 23
Views: 4037

Re: Rivermater Airboats

Hey Mark, what happened to that nice Diamondback you had?
by TheElevatorGuy
Mon Jun 06, 2016 9:53 pm
Forum: Other Important News
Topic: Chasing Monsters at Old Glory
Replies: 1
Views: 2343

Re: Chasing Monsters at Old Glory

That was definitely a fun night at Geralds!!!
by TheElevatorGuy
Sun May 29, 2016 10:16 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: May 28th ride at Mack's fish camp
Replies: 64
Views: 4878

Re: May 28th ride at Mack's fish camp

Another wonderful day in the Glades, myself, Marshal and Tim launched from the alley and rode down to the swimming hole........a storm rolled in but thanks to some fellow airboaters named Jonny and Jane we were nice and cozy at their camp, thanks a lot........off to 2a tomorrow!!!!!!
by TheElevatorGuy
Sat May 28, 2016 10:48 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: May 28th ride at Mack's fish camp
Replies: 64
Views: 4878

Re: May 28th ride at Mack's fish camp

Yes, excellent time......absolutely outstanding on the country boil Tim......lobster, crab, shrimp, sausage, corn, potatoes.......I am so damn full it's unreal........it was great to see Marshal and his family, Gerald, Ish, Kevin, Keith Price, Cherpa, Mikey, Gary S and everyone else that was there t...
by TheElevatorGuy
Mon May 23, 2016 1:16 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: May 28th ride at Mack's fish camp
Replies: 64
Views: 4878

Re: May 28th ride at Mack's fish camp

Please don't get Camp Mack and Macks Fish Camp confused, the are 2 totally separate places........you want to Google Macks Fish Camp!
by TheElevatorGuy
Sat May 14, 2016 11:28 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: what oil filter for a 160 w/ simese mag
Replies: 5
Views: 753

what oil filter for a 160 w/ simese mag

What oil filter do you guys run on this motor..........my buddy has one, he changed the filter and the seal keeps blowing out
by TheElevatorGuy
Wed May 11, 2016 6:53 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Any electricians use to the old two way capctior motors
Replies: 16
Views: 1473

Re: Any electricians use to the old two way capctior motors

Replace the cap and call it a day......15 yrs of working with all sorts of electrical motors is what tells me so Mr. Diggin!
by TheElevatorGuy
Mon Apr 18, 2016 5:25 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: AAOF's annual Bar-B-Que
Replies: 7
Views: 1107

Re: AAOF's annual Bar-B-Que

So I guess no poker run?
by TheElevatorGuy
Mon Mar 21, 2016 10:48 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Can anyone ID this 1966 airboat?
Replies: 5
Views: 1751

Re: Can anyone ID this 1966 airboat?

So I guess it's been a family tradition to ride around with 5 kids.......lol
by TheElevatorGuy
Tue Nov 17, 2015 5:32 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Happy Birthday to Digginfool
Replies: 16
Views: 1127

Re: Happy Birthday to Digginfool

If it's a 29th birthday party, you better make it a 2 day party then to celebrate the 1st 29 years and then the 2nd 29 years......... :stirpot:
by TheElevatorGuy
Tue Nov 17, 2015 4:57 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Happy Birthday to Digginfool
Replies: 16
Views: 1127

Happy Birthday to Digginfool

I can't believe another year has passed already, Happy Birthday my friend.........see you later at dinner!
by TheElevatorGuy
Wed Sep 23, 2015 9:58 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 220 gpu vs 0470 which weighs more?
Replies: 11
Views: 1099

Re: 220 gpu vs 0470 which weighs more?

I had a 220 on my boat.......swapped it out for a 520......gained 2" to 3" of transom out of the water!!! That is pretty evident there....
by TheElevatorGuy
Thu Sep 10, 2015 6:39 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: 21 injured in SW Dade airboat crash
Replies: 41
Views: 4663

Re: 21 injured in SW Dade airboat crash

Not even I believe that and I am a cynical bstrd... Do you have any idea of the crap storm that would follow if Management knowingly hired non licensed Captains. I am not buying it. They would already be shut down and Insurance Company would have already pulled coverage. Well how about this...........
by TheElevatorGuy
Wed Sep 09, 2015 11:49 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: 21 injured in SW Dade airboat crash
Replies: 41
Views: 4663

Re: 21 injured in SW Dade airboat crash

Actually those tour boat companies post ads on Craigslist for help........pay the boat drivers dirt under the table.......let them make a few spins with an empty boat and them turn them loose with a fully loaded boat.......I know this for a fact and not 2nd hand information that these guys down the...
by TheElevatorGuy
Wed Sep 09, 2015 11:45 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: 21 injured in SW Dade airboat crash
Replies: 41
Views: 4663

Re: 21 injured in SW Dade airboat crash

glades cat wrote:You think the collision affected their tips on that ride? :scratch: :lol:



The only tips received on those two boat were to the hulls..........lol

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