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by dodobird
Tue Jul 09, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Gear Box or Not
Replies: 24
Views: 1377

Re: Gear Box or Not

Dodobird;Do you have any kind of spray system on your boat to wet the ground in front under you No sir this is an old boat I sold it few years back my buddy has it now but once I put the 330hp 350 n the 78" prop didnt need any sprayer Sent from my [device_name] using [url]Southern Airboat mobi...
by dodobird
Thu Jul 04, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Gear Box or Not
Replies: 24
Views: 1377

Re: Gear Box or Not

Thanks dodobird;Your boat looks lot like mine other than my rigging sets lot lower as far as seat setup. I'll start looking for drive setup and prop. If u keep the 305 n put reduction on it just make sure to get a 78" prop or so imo Sent from my [device_name] using [url]Southern Airboat mobile...
by dodobird
Tue Jul 02, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Gear Box or Not
Replies: 24
Views: 1377

Re: Gear Box or Not

305 with 2 to 1 belt 72" powersh^t ha prop would run ground till poly got hot it would stop in its tracks put a 330 350 n 78 whirlwind prop goes anywhere now
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by dodobird
Wed Jun 19, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: 80" whirlwind ex
Replies: 0
Views: 185

80" whirlwind ex

Any1 running 80" whirlwind prop on 2.68 gearbox wondering if I do less pitch bring it down to 15c on the sticker would i get more top end speed ? If I run the prop around 2300 rpms I do have enough power to run it at that speed just wondering if I will have faster top end with less pitch or kee...
by dodobird
Fri Jun 07, 2019 11:37 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Scallop question
Replies: 12
Views: 847

Re: Scallop question

Hopefully this rain will stay away n we will have some in the rock garden at St Mark's if we have a lot of rain and the rivers pump out a lot of fresh water scallops seem to shy away

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by dodobird
Thu May 30, 2019 6:14 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: new 383...what oil
Replies: 15
Views: 569

Re: new 383...what oil

I've been an amsoil dealer for almost 45 years at my muffler shop...I grew up racing dirt bikes with this stuff I believe there is no.. as far as Royal purple junk in my opinion.. amsoil oil is the only oil that can take 25000 mile dump interval ask around fact... 23 hours on break in oil get it ou...
by dodobird
Tue May 14, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: new 383...what oil
Replies: 15
Views: 569

Re: new 383...what oil

If flat tappet VR1 has high zinc I use 50w

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by dodobird
Mon May 13, 2019 8:20 pm
Forum: Florida Airboaters
Topic: Airboat association madison county?
Replies: 1
Views: 568

Re: Airboat association madison county?

Did u get a club started up here in north forida?

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by dodobird
Tue May 07, 2019 5:53 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Whites Performance Chevy 540 BBC
Replies: 36
Views: 3703

Re: Whites Performance Chevy 540 BBC

Dang that's a beautiful place

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by dodobird
Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 1976 cad 500/16' alum panther
Replies: 4
Views: 360

Re: 1976 cad 500/16' alum panther

I bet it will run zero ground if u want a water only boat just get a outboard boat

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by dodobird
Sun Apr 28, 2019 11:29 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Air filter size
Replies: 13
Views: 613

Re: Air filter size

I have a piece of plastic the width of my filter in the back to keep fuel from being pulled out when racing

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by dodobird
Sat Apr 27, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Air filter size
Replies: 13
Views: 613

Re: Air filter size

No thanks I have no reason to run in any rain

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by dodobird
Fri Apr 26, 2019 6:44 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Air filter size
Replies: 13
Views: 613

Re: Air filter size

What size air filter is everyone running on a SBC setup? Also, what do you have for rain protection or cover. Go on YouTube n search air filters on dynos n u will see what 1 u want.. remember all a engine is ...is an air pump it wants air... I use 14x4 K&N with a filterwear cover I dont run in ...
by dodobird
Mon Apr 15, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: ISO Sensenich Q to try out
Replies: 111
Views: 5407

Re: ISO Sensenich Q to try out

Got a 1.66 to 1 beltbox for sale $1400 obo and u can still use ur 74" prop used a 74" powershift on this box n it moved a 14x8 alumitec on ground good that was with a sbc this box is a older box it's a ch3 has the big cog tooth belt ....imo I dont think any prop u put n that boat is gonna ...
by dodobird
Thu Mar 28, 2019 9:03 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Whites Performance Chevy 540 BBC
Replies: 36
Views: 3703

Re: Whites Performance Chevy 540 BBC

SWAMPHUNTER45 wrote:If you look on Ebay it has a lot of feedback buyers can learn from.

In addition there are more than one "White's" in Tennessee.

And they both have the same reputation hahahahah
by dodobird
Thu Mar 28, 2019 6:54 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Whites Performance Chevy 540 BBC
Replies: 36
Views: 3703

Re: Whites Performance Chevy 540 BBC

Took me 7 month to get my parts I ordered from them all I got was lied to every week saying it's on the way ......I'm done dealng with folks out of state if they ain't local or few hrs drive away I'm not dealing with them I cant see why its so hard to just be straight its easier then playing games S...
by dodobird
Sun Mar 24, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Southern Airboat Classifieds
Topic: Diamondback rake
Replies: 0
Views: 196

Diamondback rake

Diamondback rake came off a 14x8 airboat hull was gonna use it but changed my mind ...... I'm in north Florida Havana. $400 20190323_113312.jpg Screenshot_20190324-094848_Gallery.jpg Screenshot_20190324-094855_Gallery.jpg Sent from my [device_name] using [url]Southern Airboat mobile app powered by T...
by dodobird
Thu Mar 14, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Carb question?
Replies: 6
Views: 432

Re: Carb question?

Take that carb off n throw it in the dirt edelbrock should have never started building carbs they dont know what they are doing

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by dodobird
Wed Mar 13, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Ugh! Box dilemma! HELP!
Replies: 37
Views: 2615

Re: Ugh! Box dilemma! HELP!

No one recommends the 2.37 ratios? got me curious how much difference i'd notice changing mine to a 2.5. . I went from 2.12 to a 2.37 then to a 2.68 I'd never go back its night and day difference to me ....... Sent from my [device_name] using [url]Southern Airboat mobile app powered by Tapatalk[/ur...
by dodobird
Wed Mar 13, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Ugh! Box dilemma! HELP!
Replies: 37
Views: 2615

Re: Ugh! Box dilemma! HELP!

No one recommends the 2.37 ratios? got me curious how much difference i'd notice changing mine to a 2.5. . I went from 2.12 to a 2.37 then to a 2.68 I'd never go back its night and day difference to me ....... Sent from my [device_name] using [url]Southern Airboat mobile app powered by Tapatalk[/url]
by dodobird
Thu Feb 28, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: new ford 7.3 gas engine
Replies: 3
Views: 391

Re: new ford 7.3 gas engine

I remember in the late 90s Ford saying pushrod motor days are over n GM built the LS motor to prove wrong I see Ford is going back to pushrod motor that's where the power is

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by dodobird
Sun Feb 24, 2019 9:02 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Cadillac - Gear Drive Ratio
Replies: 15
Views: 1063

Re: Cadillac - Gear Drive Ratio

500 with 2.68 4 blade master blaster
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by dodobird
Sun Feb 24, 2019 6:20 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Cadillac - Gear Drive Ratio
Replies: 15
Views: 1063

Re: Cadillac - Gear Drive Ratio

Buddy of mine is running a 500 caddy with 2.68 rotator with 4 blade master blaster it has cam n shaft rockers

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by dodobird
Fri Jan 18, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Fuel pump : electric vs manual
Replies: 14
Views: 737

Re: Fuel pump : electric vs manual

Make sure u put the pump low as u can n put the water separator b4 the pump not after it I see water separator after the pumps n water gets in the vanes n pump don't last long Screenshot_20190118-181428_Gallery.jpg Sent from my [device_name] using [url]Southern Airboat mobile app powered by Tapatalk...
by dodobird
Fri Jan 18, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: SBC pedal to Quadrajet carb cable install
Replies: 7
Views: 362

Re: SBC pedal to Quadrajet carb cable install

I like pull from the back front want that cable going in front of my motor don't look good to me hahah
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