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by bubbasmacks
Tue Apr 24, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: A..holes on air boats
Replies: 26
Views: 3566

Re: A..holes on air boats

My mom lives in Hernando on the Withlacoochee, all day long airboats go by not one has been rude or going to fast. it drives one of her dogs crazy but, she aint fitna blame anyone for it. Of course my mother has been around airboats since she was a little girl, she has never had a foul thing to say ...
by bubbasmacks
Sat Mar 08, 2014 9:09 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: help jugs
Replies: 8
Views: 863

Re: help jugs

Thank you everyone for the input.I took an Allen wrench and a but cut them and welded them to two small craftsman wrenches I would love to but some but I was just getting it ready for two year storage while in Puerto Rico
by bubbasmacks
Sat Mar 08, 2014 9:07 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: help jugs
Replies: 8
Views: 863

Re: help jugs

awesome I will take a look into that I appreciate the help
by bubbasmacks
Fri Mar 07, 2014 9:13 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: help jugs
Replies: 8
Views: 863

help jugs

well my 540 that someone fixed is messed up once again. anyways brought the boat back up to Georgia to tighten and re-weld a few things before it goes to storage while I go too the Puerto Rico. anyways while inspecting the engine while it was running I noticed the left side exhaust was sucking a lit...
by bubbasmacks
Fri Mar 07, 2014 10:43 am
Forum: Gun Talk
Topic: Obamanation going after our firearms in a backdoor manner
Replies: 19
Views: 2681

Re: Obamanation going after our firearms in a backdoor manne

Come on ya'll. There is no way in hell they will take everyone's guns of course the people who love political correctness and love fags they will turn theirs in because they do what is right and that is it but ask your self this do you not break the law even now? If the speed limit is 65 do you not ...
by bubbasmacks
Thu Dec 19, 2013 8:57 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: OPERATION AIRBOAT IX 2014
Replies: 27
Views: 4081

Re: OPERATIONS AIRBOAT VIIII

Last year I received one of these packages full of airboat magazines, and candy. Let me tell you this, it was the best package ever. not only was it nice to receive something from someone who shares my culture, but it also reminds Soldiers how much the American people still care for their troops. So...
by bubbasmacks
Tue Dec 10, 2013 9:57 pm
Forum: Florida Airboaters
Topic: back from afganistan
Replies: 13
Views: 1579

Re: back from afganistan

Oh well nevermind a free airboat will sink guarenteed and if you want a free one you cant afford to own one mine kills me.
by bubbasmacks
Tue Dec 10, 2013 5:00 pm
Forum: Florida Airboaters
Topic: back from afganistan
Replies: 13
Views: 1579

Re: back from afganistan

Woe hold on a minute, I am an E-7 been deployed 6 times and now work in Operations so the spelling has nothing to do with anything trust me proof read half the stuff in this here Sapper company and I guaretee you Soldier is spelled wrong and Afghanistan still boggles my mind to include Gnillani whic...
by bubbasmacks
Wed May 29, 2013 6:00 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Big thank you to Airboat Pros
Replies: 0
Views: 370

Big thank you to Airboat Pros

A year before I got deployed I turned over my boat to get fixed and ended up getting screwed royally by someone I put alot of money and trust in to it was a nightmare and chuck ended up squaring me away and getting it done correctly. So thank You Chuck for fixing a wrong for cheap. Now I just need t...
by bubbasmacks
Tue May 28, 2013 11:18 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: I need some help
Replies: 1
Views: 451

I need some help

well I am about to leave this rocky $hit hole and I ordered some chrome rocker covers from chief aircraft I told them I had a Lyc 540 straight valve they wrote me nack and asked me to look it up if they would fit the part number is LYC 61247C. I was under the notion they were the same size however o...
by bubbasmacks
Sun May 12, 2013 9:42 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: SBC Airboat Daaaamm airboat
Replies: 230
Views: 13714

Re: SBC Airboat Daaaamm airboat

I really have nothing but time over here however I cant wait to see that boat haulin A$$ so hurry up where is the 100 plus video, he!! I would be happy just hearing it get up.
by bubbasmacks
Thu May 09, 2013 2:32 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: oil what is the diff
Replies: 34
Views: 3635

Re: oil what is the diff

I had a question about adding lucas I dont know if it would help or if it is the same thing with auto oil??
by bubbasmacks
Wed Apr 17, 2013 12:50 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: My 2013 southern style custom airboat u gotta look!
Replies: 187
Views: 30333

Re: My 2013 southern style custom airboat u gotta look!

Well I too have mistaken someone as of late to do a job this person has a reputation that everyone on here knows I gav him 3K to replace a crank and after 9 months I got back a different motor with my jugs on it and the compression is way down and I know what was in it because I took it apart, unfor...
by bubbasmacks
Thu Mar 21, 2013 1:41 pm
Forum: Georgia Airboaters
Topic: Anybody in the FT Stewart area?
Replies: 1
Views: 481

Re: Anybody in the FT Stewart area?

Funny You should ask I myself have asked for people around stewart you can find my post under georgia airboaters and altamaha I have a 12 foot hamant with a lycoming 0540 I beleive if you look to the right of this posting you will see me and the boat I am currently deployed do to my contract with on...
by bubbasmacks
Wed Jan 02, 2013 11:43 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: OPERATION AIRBOAT VIII 2013
Replies: 49
Views: 6528

Re: OPERATION AIRBOAT VIII 2013

Please I love you guys all of you especially the old guys that fight all the time with D Brewster

Sfc McClung
Cco 2-3 BSTB
FOB Tarin Kowt (PB Mirwais)
APO AE 09380
by bubbasmacks
Sat Oct 27, 2012 12:18 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Rudder Trim Tabs
Replies: 21
Views: 1966

Re: Rudder Trim Tabs

no tabs the rudders closer in the rear yes like a funnel no tabs tabs are like front steering stabilizers they just cover up other problems if your boat tracks straight and you have straight tabs and your rudders are toe in or out whatever closer in the rear like a funnel it doesnt sound like you ar...
by bubbasmacks
Fri Oct 26, 2012 9:32 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Rudder Trim Tabs
Replies: 21
Views: 1966

Re: Rudder Trim Tabs

I am sorry for the confusion the reason i showed the tabs was to prove a point that if you have tabs and they are straight they are not doing anything i was showing to what degree my old rudders (with tabs) had to be bent to push straight. I replaced the rudders with tabs for rudders with out and ad...
by bubbasmacks
Fri Oct 26, 2012 1:31 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Rudder Trim Tabs
Replies: 21
Views: 1966

Re: Rudder Trim Tabs

I hope you can see the tabs and the rudders I hope this helps
by bubbasmacks
Thu Oct 25, 2012 11:01 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Rudder Trim Tabs
Replies: 21
Views: 1966

Re: Rudder Trim Tabs

yes the tabs are the 3 inch by 4 inch apprx on trail edge of rudders they are not supposed to be straight if they are you shouldnt need them they should be bent to corrct the steering alignment however yes in the front is wider than the trailing so the wind pushes the rudders away from each other th...
by bubbasmacks
Thu Oct 25, 2012 10:42 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Rudder Trim Tabs
Replies: 21
Views: 1966

Re: Rudder Trim Tabs

I am sorry for both confusing and not taking pictures it was a long day at work followed by trunk or treat with the commander and Command Sergeant Major talking to all seniors matter of fact I jsst got out of bed and went outside in my underwear to measure it in the front yard but fear not they are ...
by bubbasmacks
Thu Oct 25, 2012 3:41 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Rudder Trim Tabs
Replies: 21
Views: 1966

Re: Rudder Trim Tabs

Oh yeah and if you are gonna use trim tab use rivets they lay flat are aluminum and my old rudders had them and it was sunk rolled bounced off trees and the rudders are in my garage and trim tabs are still hangin tough
by bubbasmacks
Thu Oct 25, 2012 3:35 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Rudder Trim Tabs
Replies: 21
Views: 1966

Re: Rudder Trim Tabs

yes a whole inch I am at work but when I get off work i will try to take pictures of mine with one rudder completely straight the other looks off however it runs straight as hell. Chuck at airboat pros told me the same as you would kick in your front tires so your car runs straight down the road the...
by bubbasmacks
Thu Oct 25, 2012 10:32 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Rudder Trim Tabs
Replies: 21
Views: 1966

Re: Rudder Trim Tabs

yes adjust rudders an inch in on outside edge from the inside edge just got new rudders, Bobby Hoffman and chuck both told me this and I let go of my stick and the boat stays straight and it helps in push as well
by bubbasmacks
Fri Oct 12, 2012 8:19 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Need help with my money pit
Replies: 27
Views: 3547

Re: Need help with my money pit

Well I brought my boat to someone with a great reputation, who works on the same property of someone I beleive to be a pioneer in a time when airboats with A/C engines are becoming too expensive to own. However, I knew my mechanic was getting me the best deal, on everything and I trusted him. as far...
by bubbasmacks
Thu Oct 04, 2012 4:36 pm
Forum: Georgia Airboaters
Topic: Georgia roll call!
Replies: 40
Views: 3955

Re: Georgia roll call!

Alex if you need some help hit me up I got every tool needed. 912-996-3401

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