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by slimpickens
Wed Apr 13, 2016 9:01 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Grape Hammock fish camp?
Replies: 15
Views: 2394

Re: Grape Hammock fish camp?

Coleman shady oaks is a great new county park that offers tent camping as well as rv hook ups with full bath house. It also is very airboat friendly with dry launch as well as new boat ramp very user friendly all the way around KRVSA just hosted there annual lake clean up from there.
by slimpickens
Wed Dec 30, 2015 5:09 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: KRVSA is having a Meet and Greet
Replies: 2
Views: 773

Re: KRVSA is having a Meet and Greet

Il be there times3
by slimpickens
Tue Dec 29, 2015 7:01 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Best oil additive for 220?
Replies: 11
Views: 1088

Re: Best oil additive for 220?

Lucas is the best but it wont help on compresion and the ratio is one qt lucas to four qts engine oil
by slimpickens
Mon Dec 28, 2015 5:41 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Where should I be looking
Replies: 7
Views: 2477

Re: Where should I be looking

Hay buddy feb 20 is the KRVSA sponsored freedom ride on the kissimee chain of lakes its the largest gathering of airboats at one time in the country. Plan on being there you will realy enjoy it meeting new people and friends it will be a trip you wont forget and plenty of people to show you around. ...
by slimpickens
Fri Dec 25, 2015 10:22 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Freedom ride lake Kissimmee
Replies: 4
Views: 1009

Re: Freedom ride lake Kissimmee

Hay nomad doesnt club membership renew at the freedom ride or is it at the lake clean up
by slimpickens
Wed Oct 07, 2015 8:09 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: blowing radiators
Replies: 24
Views: 1882

Re: blowing radiators

If its blowing in the cooling tubes means ether to much preasure in the radeator or faltyworkmanship in the building of it. Is it blowing at the tank sides or in the midle of the cores.
by slimpickens
Tue Sep 15, 2015 6:34 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 220 Gpu dipstick
Replies: 11
Views: 887

Re: 220 Gpu dipstick

If you have the stock oil pan you dont have to take your engine apart.there should be a allen set screw on the front bottom of your oil panand one on the plate were a second mag would go. If not one there just remove the plate and drill and tap 2brass 90s and clear tubeing and you CAN plug off your ...
by slimpickens
Mon Sep 14, 2015 7:20 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 220 Gpu dipstick
Replies: 11
Views: 887

Re: 220 Gpu dipstick

I did away with the dip stick on mine and made a sight tube much easyer and quicker to check your oil
by slimpickens
Thu Jul 09, 2015 8:05 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Big Gobbler turns 60
Replies: 12
Views: 1065

Big Gobbler turns 60

Happy Birthday the big 60 wish you many more :rebel:
by slimpickens
Tue Apr 28, 2015 6:47 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Pulled The Trigger
Replies: 35
Views: 5488

Re: Pulled The Trigger

Hay diggen send me a pm on what you will want for the stinger gear box .
by slimpickens
Mon Apr 20, 2015 6:32 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Cleaning oil mess without removing paint from glass hull
Replies: 11
Views: 1325

Re: Cleaning oil mess without removing paint from glass hull

Simple green works realy well spray it on let it set a few minutes and wash off with a water hose pressure nozzle. I ha e used it several times and works great doesn't hurt your paint or aluminum.
by slimpickens
Wed Mar 25, 2015 8:15 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: hunting the kissimmee river.
Replies: 15
Views: 3610

Re: hunting the kissimmee river.

Like bigun said get in touch with big gobbler and he can give you the were to and were not to information your looking for.
by slimpickens
Fri Mar 20, 2015 7:30 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Road into Thomas Landing?
Replies: 16
Views: 2386

Re: Road into Thomas Landing?

Collman shadey oaks is a brand new facility with full camper hook ups as well as kicker boat and airboat dry launch ramps and plenty of shore line parking.With Thomas landings road in such bad shape that's why the KRVSA moved the lake clean up to shady oaks.Grate new place and airboat friendly. :old...
by slimpickens
Mon Jan 12, 2015 5:50 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Lucas oil additive
Replies: 21
Views: 4336

Re: Lucas oil additive

I ran it in mine 1qt per 3 qts of engine oil slowed my oil consumption down to 1qt per 20 gallons of fuel.
by slimpickens
Fri Oct 31, 2014 5:51 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Cylinder torque
Replies: 3
Views: 1076

Re: Cylinder torque

When I built mine I was told 55ft lbs on cylinder and thru bolts.
by slimpickens
Thu Oct 09, 2014 8:08 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: lycoming. engine help
Replies: 14
Views: 1479

Re: lycoming. engine help

Rick I sent you the pics I have thanks for the help.Slim
by slimpickens
Wed Oct 08, 2014 8:59 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: lycoming. engine help
Replies: 14
Views: 1479

Re: lycoming. engine help

I can't seem to get pics to load from my phone my computer took a lightning hit.it does have aircraft jugs everything looks aircraft but the front engine mounts
by slimpickens
Wed Oct 08, 2014 7:00 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: lycoming. engine help
Replies: 14
Views: 1479

Re: lycoming. engine help

Thanks bear does this sound like it could be a gpu from the front engine mounts and yes it is a 4 cylinder and is very tight and strong
by slimpickens
Wed Oct 08, 2014 6:33 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: lycoming. engine help
Replies: 14
Views: 1479

lycoming. engine help

I just picked up another boat with a lycoming. Engine and I'm trying to find out what engine it is there are no tags.Everything on it looks aircraft except for the front engine mounts that are not dynafocel. thay. Are just straight drilled holes.Did they use lycoming in ground power units and if so ...
by slimpickens
Tue Sep 23, 2014 6:54 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: South Florida Paint Shops
Replies: 8
Views: 1771

Re: South Florida Paint Shops

Hay diggin I no your from south Florida and no you come up and ride Kissimmee a good friend of mine does custom airbrush art work and is very good and reasonably priced as well.If your interested send me a pm
by slimpickens
Fri Sep 12, 2014 8:40 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 220 timing
Replies: 1
Views: 447

Re: 220 timing

Out law aircraft for sure Gary is good and does good work and will treat you fare.
by slimpickens
Sat Jul 19, 2014 10:09 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 220 oil temp guage
Replies: 3
Views: 480

Re: 220 oil temp guage

I run just a normal water temp gage does the same thing
by slimpickens
Thu Jul 10, 2014 8:19 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 220 backfire in carb
Replies: 5
Views: 845

Re: 220 backfire in carb

Homer Norton at Norton and sons garage in Waverly just south of Dundee is excellent on rebuilding all carbs his number is 863-439-6134 and ask for Homer.
by slimpickens
Thu Jul 03, 2014 7:18 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Unity weekend on Lake Kissimmee 2 weeks and closing who's in
Replies: 49
Views: 5689

Re: Unity weekend on Lake Kissimmee 2 weeks and closing who'

What is the exact date it's going to be
by slimpickens
Wed Jul 02, 2014 8:27 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Unity weekend on Lake Kissimmee 2 weeks and closing who's in
Replies: 49
Views: 5689

Re: Unity weekend on Lake Kissimmee 2 weeks and closing who'

Diggin even if my boats not finished yet I'll be riding with some one else or try to barrow my brothers and definitely try to look you up for sure

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