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by eskimoboy
Wed Oct 26, 2016 9:31 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

This one is the downstream run on Little River
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cD59m1E ... e=youtu.be
by eskimoboy
Tue Oct 25, 2016 10:44 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

Taxiing out on a frosty morn
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DMjUtE0xqnE
by eskimoboy
Mon Oct 24, 2016 7:56 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

Heading back downstream rain starting to catch up with us
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y3pPJFV ... e=youtu.be
by eskimoboy
Sat Oct 22, 2016 6:59 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

by eskimoboy
Sat Oct 22, 2016 8:58 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

Thanks Glades I got er set up pretty good now how some issues with steering and nose divin. She seems to get around 8-10 miles to the gallon on speeds between 25-30 mph
by eskimoboy
Sat Oct 22, 2016 8:31 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

My first video hope you enjoy. This was on Little River just of the great Pegouatchiou River (Big River)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=67AEcTN4TCA
by eskimoboy
Mon Jul 11, 2016 6:55 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

Having trouble uploading photos this is the error page I get. Internal Server Error The server encountered an internal error or misconfiguration and was unable to complete your request. Please contact the server administrator, webmaster@southernairboat.com and inform them of the time the error occur...
by eskimoboy
Sun Jul 10, 2016 9:19 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

Took her out for a spin last nite and she is more than I expected for the short ride I had.....darkness came. I had my rudders to close to the prop and had to adjust that this morning. The steering was a bit to responsive for me. Took her out again this morning for her second run and I broke a bolt ...
by eskimoboy
Tue Jul 05, 2016 10:36 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

gas pedal installed and seats painted
by eskimoboy
Tue Jul 05, 2016 10:31 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

from another angle
by eskimoboy
Tue Jul 05, 2016 10:19 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

Finished fabing the steering
by eskimoboy
Thu Jun 30, 2016 7:31 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

The weather hasn't been good lately, hopefully it will change soon.
by eskimoboy
Thu Jun 30, 2016 7:27 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

My buddy found these seats at the dump apparently our airport terminal installed new seating and discarded the old ones lucky me now gotta wash them up and a paint job.
by eskimoboy
Sat Jun 25, 2016 9:20 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

Hope to be gliding sometime next week Chaseh
by eskimoboy
Fri Jun 24, 2016 8:02 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

Last one for this morning. I went to our local electrician and he gave me enough emt conduit to build my cage and seat stand
by eskimoboy
Fri Jun 24, 2016 8:00 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

We don't have a large franchised hardware store in town where I can go to source all the material I need to finish this build, we are an isolated community and the nearest hardware chain is some 500km plane flight away. The next best thing is our local dump slash scrap yard (Junk Yard Wars!) maybe. ...
by eskimoboy
Fri Jun 24, 2016 7:55 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

Another angle of the steering system
by eskimoboy
Fri Jun 24, 2016 7:52 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

This is my mechanical steering dog leg I guess you guys would call it. It is made with material from a washing machine, snowmobile and outboard crate
by eskimoboy
Fri Jun 24, 2016 7:50 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

I reinforced the rudders with a piece of corrigated steel from a outboard crate
by eskimoboy
Fri Jun 24, 2016 7:47 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

More pics
The rudders are made from recycled 3/16th aluminum
by eskimoboy
Thu Jun 23, 2016 10:24 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

last one for today
by eskimoboy
Thu Jun 23, 2016 10:23 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

trouble loading pics
by eskimoboy
Thu Jun 23, 2016 10:21 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

Did some work to my hull last week to build up the sides. Also started cage, made a mechanical steering system and mounted my rudders those pics tomorrow.
by eskimoboy
Tue May 31, 2016 7:57 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: AC to car engine what am I doing?
Replies: 70
Views: 5660

Re: AC to car engine what am I doing?

How fast does your 220 go
by eskimoboy
Sat May 21, 2016 6:03 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 2014 2.4l ecotec build
Replies: 31
Views: 6005

Re: 2014 2.4l ecotec build

Century 2-1

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