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by RonE
Sat Dec 10, 2016 5:27 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Affliction Airboat Experience
Replies: 123
Views: 21005

Re: Affliction Airboat Experience

12-12-2015.jpg 1-6-2016 4.jpg [img][img][img][/img][/img][/img]I ordered an Affliction Airboat and expected it to be built and delivered in time for the 2014 - 2015 duck season. My invoice date was 6/8 and revised 7/9/2014. My boat was delivered to my home on Oct 29, 2015, in time for the next duck...
by RonE
Sun Nov 15, 2015 9:01 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Affliction Airboats
Replies: 37
Views: 9972

Re: Affliction Airboats

First hunt
by RonE
Sun Nov 15, 2015 9:00 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Affliction Airboats
Replies: 37
Views: 9972

Re: Affliction Airboats

It took a while but so far I am pretty happy with my Affliction Airboat
by RonE
Sun Oct 25, 2015 12:04 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Affliction Airboats
Replies: 37
Views: 9972

Re: Affliction Airboats

They are located in Deltona, Fl.
by RonE
Sat Oct 24, 2015 8:05 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Affliction Airboats
Replies: 37
Views: 9972

Affliction Airboats

What can anyone tell me about Affliction Airboats built by Jeff Love? Good? Bad? Indifferent?
by RonE
Sat Oct 24, 2015 5:41 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Don Davis will build me a boat
Replies: 84
Views: 15667

Re: Don Davis will build me a boat

You are very lucky that you are using Don Davis and not Jeff Love and Affliction Airboats. Visible progress since your first post.
by RonE
Sat Oct 03, 2015 8:55 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Which motor?
Replies: 7
Views: 1173

Re: Which motor?

Thanks for the information guys.
by RonE
Sun Sep 27, 2015 10:02 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Which motor?
Replies: 7
Views: 1173

Re: Which motor?

I am not talking about the 8.1 Vortec motor. The 496 I am looking at is carbureted and has a distributer.
by RonE
Sun Sep 27, 2015 9:01 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Which motor?
Replies: 7
Views: 1173

Which motor?

What are the pros and cons of using a 496 BBC as opposed to the 454 HO BBC? The 454 has a forged crank, one piece rear main seal and roller rockers and lifters, the 496 doesn't have these. The 454 HO puts out 420 HP and the 496 puts out 480 HP. The 496 is about $1,500 cheaper than the 454. How about...
by RonE
Thu Oct 09, 2014 11:58 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: What causes a ringing in the ear
Replies: 35
Views: 3457

Re: What causes a ringing in the ear

Ringing in the ears and voices in the head can usually be eliminated by wearing a tinfoil or aluminum foil hat.
by RonE
Tue Oct 07, 2014 12:58 am
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: What is the difference pros and cons?
Replies: 5
Views: 1604

Re: What is the difference pros and cons?

Thank you all for your replies...Not only were they helpful but also lead to areas to research on my own. Looking forward to my first airboat.
by RonE
Sat Oct 04, 2014 7:06 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: South Florida Fabricator
Replies: 12
Views: 2353

Re: South Florida Fabricator

We just towed a new Panther with the LSA engine from Coco to Rockport, Texas and at 80mph it looked like the engine cover was about to come off but it made the trip just fine. We looked back once in a while and although it flopped an moved some it was still secure when we got the boat home. :thumble...
by RonE
Fri Sep 26, 2014 12:17 pm
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: What is the difference pros and cons?
Replies: 5
Views: 1604

What is the difference pros and cons?

Building an airboat with a 454 HO engine. The boat is 18' Alumitech hull it will have an OxDrive gear box. The engine will be close to stock. My question is what are the advantages and disadvantages of three and four blade props. The cage and stand are designed and set up for an 82" prop. I don't kn...
by RonE
Thu Jan 03, 2013 12:10 am
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Any duck hunting going on?
Replies: 30
Views: 4484

Re: Any duck hunting going on?

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by RonE
Thu Jan 03, 2013 12:05 am
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Any duck hunting going on?
Replies: 30
Views: 4484

Re: Any duck hunting going on?

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by RonE
Wed Dec 05, 2012 1:08 am
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: POC
Replies: 11
Views: 2283

Re: POC

kpfishin.........Nice pictures, don't see too many mod 12's in the duck blinds these days.
by RonE
Wed Dec 05, 2012 12:49 am
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Good weekend with the boys in POC.
Replies: 12
Views: 1608

Re: Good weekend with the boys in POC.

I've killed my share of redheads but cannot find a way to cook them to make them taste any better than the poly under my hull. Let us know how you cook em!! Try this for red heads: My favorite duck dish...I don't like duck fixed very many ways.... 6 boneless, skinless duck breast halves (three duck...
by RonE
Sun Dec 02, 2012 3:57 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: need help with my boat
Replies: 23
Views: 1976

Re: need help with my boat

i have a 18 foot silver dollar with a 450 hp 502 and a 2-1 reduction and i want it to run dry ground and it wont. what should i do change my gearing or turn the motor into a 540 im going to put a 3 blade 82 inch r prop on it. it runs good with the curent prop on pitch mark 2 but if you go to 3 the ...

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