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by Ronaldregan
Wed Sep 30, 2015 5:36 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Webbing
Replies: 12
Views: 2361

Re: Webbing

X2 that is the gun I used, adjust gun and air pressure, try on paper the more distance between gun and boat the heavier it will spray
by Ronaldregan
Wed Sep 30, 2015 8:57 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Looking to get some more power. Any suggestions?
Replies: 12
Views: 1151

Re: Looking to get some more power. Any suggestions?

That it will even move with 5 men and all that weight on front is a wonder,.Weight on front is a killer, had a 454 bb on 15/8 with simlar bow fishing rig,got stuck often, tool the rig off the front and it was a whole lot better.







14/8 alumitech wt 418 ,2.67/1 4blade 83in. R's
by Ronaldregan
Tue Sep 22, 2015 5:32 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: New power plant help
Replies: 46
Views: 3802

Re: New power plant help

Call Dave at water thunder,got a 418 LS3 600hp, my 2 year warranty was up on step.19 I believe. Never had to call him once eng. runs great, Could not be happier
by Ronaldregan
Wed Sep 02, 2015 9:43 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Webbing
Replies: 12
Views: 2361

Re: Webbing

Used 8oz. Lacquer to 1 qt. solution. If u keep solution in frig.it will Webb heavier
by Ronaldregan
Mon Aug 31, 2015 9:12 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Webbing
Replies: 12
Views: 2361

Re: Webbing

Did back of cabin ti fantail ,2eng. Boxes , 3 ice boxes that hold 45 boxes of shrimp on 36/14 shrimp boat. Used 1 qt. u can mix webbing solution with lacquer it goes a long way
by Ronaldregan
Fri May 15, 2015 6:14 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Switching from aircraft to car Motor...need advice!!!!
Replies: 27
Views: 4618

Re: Switching from aircraft to car Motor...need advice!!!!

Have a WT 418ci LS 4blade 83in. R's At 2.5 on 2.67 belt drive with a14/8 alumitech 2cut hull and it runs
by Ronaldregan
Thu May 07, 2015 5:17 pm
Forum: Alaska Airboaters
Topic: Looking for a sheep hunt 2015
Replies: 14
Views: 5331

Re: Looking for a sheep hunt 2015

Get in shape the Brooks Range will eat.your lunch, took a Dall there 40 years ago great hunt.
Now it's airboats frogs & nutria some ducks but at 72 that is enought.


Good luck!
by Ronaldregan
Wed Apr 08, 2015 9:16 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Alumitech customer service
Replies: 14
Views: 2912

Re: Alumitech customer service

Brought Steve at alumitech a picture on ipad of hybred pancake cage,they built it and power coated it in 2 days. Just real air boat people.









418 wt, 2:67/1 on new 14/8 alumitech
by Ronaldregan
Wed Apr 01, 2015 4:46 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Hull design
Replies: 8
Views: 2616

Re: Hull design

First let me say I love alumitech hulls. Had a 15/8 AGI 4 cut hull with 454 and than with 418 WT.JUST GOT A NEW 14/8 ags, 2cut hull with WT 418 2.67 belt 4 blade 83 R,s. u would not believe the difference in performace , in these hulls, the 2 cut slides but will go anywhere. It's what need in south ...
by Ronaldregan
Thu Jan 01, 2015 3:34 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Need advice...
Replies: 10
Views: 2295

Re: Need advice...

Went from 8/15 ,4 cut hull with 418 wt AGI to a 8/14 ,2 cut AGS same eng.and reduction,
Big difference in performace, don't know if hull size. Or cut of hull .
by Ronaldregan
Sun Aug 10, 2014 4:31 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Smaller boat
Replies: 10
Views: 2091

Re: Smaller boat

Tony what hull has the most flat running surfice, theAGS or the AGI A..?









Thanks for the info.
by Ronaldregan
Sun Aug 10, 2014 11:06 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Smaller boat
Replies: 10
Views: 2091

Re: Smaller boat

Thanks for the info Smuggler ,though the 2 or4 cut was the way the bottom was cut at transom. Have a AGI , 4cut now and don't like it. Do you know if u can get a AGI A CUT WITH A 2cut.









Still looking want to get right hull this time.
by Ronaldregan
Mon Aug 04, 2014 6:34 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Ls6 help
Replies: 22
Views: 3809

Re: Ls6 help

Have ls3 ,418wt, 2:68/1 ,83in,4blade R"s. U may need more prop.
by Ronaldregan
Thu Jul 31, 2014 9:08 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Smaller boat
Replies: 10
Views: 2091

Smaller boat

Have a 15/8 Alumitech,AGI HULL,With WT 418 efi, 600hp, 2:67/1 belt drive, 83in. 4blade, but got the itch for 14/8 AGI 2cut hull ,we run slop little or no water, lilies bank to bank. Would to know pros & cons of this hull in these conditions.






Thanks for any input.
by Ronaldregan
Thu Jul 31, 2014 7:57 pm
Forum: Louisiana Airboaters
Topic: Smaller boat
Replies: 0
Views: 1662

Smaller boat

Got the itch for a smaller boat. Thinking about Alumitech 14/8 , AGI 2 cut with 2ft. rake.
Have 418 Wt. 600hp efi, 2:67/1 belt drive, 4 blade r's 83in. Like to know if any La boys have experience. with this hull. We run slop little water or none lots of lilies bank to bank.

Thanks for any input.
by Ronaldregan
Sun Jul 27, 2014 5:28 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: 90W Cube Mounting
Replies: 14
Views: 1360

Re: 90W Cube Mounting

Have 2 spots on front of rake,2floods on cage, & 2 floods on bottom of rake. Ones on bottom of rake are to low, would be better at bottom of seats height. But as bright as anything I have seen.









15/8 Alumitech 418WT, 2.67/1 belt.
by Ronaldregan
Sat Jul 26, 2014 4:05 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Alumitech Airboats
Replies: 20
Views: 4312

Re: Alumitech Airboats

Don't see a cross rib in this boat, never saw one without one. Wondering why?












15/8 Alumitech ,418WT
by Ronaldregan
Sat Jul 26, 2014 9:21 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Alumitech Airboats
Replies: 20
Views: 4312

Re: Alumitech Airboats

Just got off phone with Steve on same boat, what eng. & reduction going on it.










15/8 Alumitech , 418 WT, 2.67/1 belt
by Ronaldregan
Sun Jul 13, 2014 6:41 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: New GTO 16x8 Patrol Master with a 632 cid Engine
Replies: 10
Views: 2047

Re: New GTO 16x8 Patrol Master with a 632 cid Engine

What is the weight of boat with that power plant?










15/8 Alumitech
by Ronaldregan
Wed Jul 02, 2014 11:14 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Prop pitch on turbo ls2
Replies: 9
Views: 942

Re: Prop pitch on turbo ls2

Don't know about ls2,turbo but on my 15/8 Alumitech LS3 418WT 600hp 2.67/1 ,belt drive i run 4 blade R's , 83 in. Set at 2 & a half .
by Ronaldregan
Wed Jun 25, 2014 11:51 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Need to install some flooring over the t-bars
Replies: 5
Views: 739

Re: Need to install some flooring over the t-bars

Used 1/8 flat alum. Had 1in bend on both sides raptor liner on it & used 5/16 self taping into side of T bars.










15/8alumitech, 418 WT, 4blade r series, 83in.
by Ronaldregan
Sun Jun 22, 2014 8:13 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: CH-3 Belt Change
Replies: 13
Views: 1544

Re: CH-3 Belt Change

Never changed 1in field but have in shop not that easy, in southeast LA MOST BELT break from mud
dobber bees building their nest in held when u lay a boat up.







15/8 Alumitech 2.67 belt drive
by Ronaldregan
Thu Jun 19, 2014 10:54 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Need a solid aluminum grass built
Replies: 5
Views: 790

Re: Need a solid aluminum grass built

X2. Alumitech
by Ronaldregan
Wed Jun 11, 2014 3:10 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: LED Bowfishing Lights?
Replies: 11
Views: 2032

Re: LED Bowfishing Lights?

I use 6, 90W cubes, 2spots on front of rake, 2cubes floods on bottom of rake & 2 cube floods on cage.

All from head lights, got that dam generator out of boat. Ran boat 4hrs last night with lights on no

Problem starting at all.






15/8 Alumitech 418 WT.
by Ronaldregan
Mon Jun 09, 2014 8:42 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: New 15 x 8 GTO Airboat
Replies: 6
Views: 1611

Re: New 15 x 8 GTO Airboat

Real nice boat, what power & reduction does she have?








15/8 Alumitech 418 WT 2.67 belt drive.

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