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by pierson skunkape
Wed Jun 05, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Salt springs
Replies: 1
Views: 428

Re: Salt springs

Just saw your message ... You got to be careful north of the Glen...There's a lot of deep water around hog island and the seven sisters area of the river... you might like going up the ocklawaha River up to the dam... But it's a little windy and not very shallow.... Your best bet is to head up the r...
by pierson skunkape
Wed Jun 05, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: 9hp single seater prototype update pics
Replies: 5
Views: 445

Re: 9hp single seater prototype update pics

I would suggest a 9 horse four stroke outboard... On the back of a 12 or 14 ft Jon boat... Have yourself some fun and don't kill
by pierson skunkape
Wed May 29, 2019 2:17 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: anyone running a 350 with 2.1 box?
Replies: 42
Views: 2920

Re: anyone running a 350 with 2.1 box?

My old man ran a 14 ft airgator.....400 sb...with close to 475 torque... which is what people with boats need to be talking about not horsepower... Had an old 2/1k way... I was a lot younger but I remember that thing going just about anywhere.... But if you want to take six people straight up the si...
by pierson skunkape
Wed May 29, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: new 383...what oil
Replies: 15
Views: 884

Re: new 383...what oil

I've been an amsoil dealer for almost 45 years at my muffler shop...I grew up racing dirt bikes with this stuff I believe there is no.. as far as Royal purple junk in my opinion.. amsoil oil is the only oil that can take 25000 mile dump interval ask around fact... 23 hours on break in oil get it out...
by pierson skunkape
Thu Jan 17, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Sleepy Hollow joins Turner Camp
Replies: 8
Views: 1104

Re: Sleepy Hollow joins Turner Camp

Dammit man they lit the place up in the people are inside,..I don't know if that's big balls or just stupid they got to catch that dude... Well I love this place it's one of the first places I went when I started airboat in years ago camo Ken crashin' the drone... That place is full of a lot of Good...
by pierson skunkape
Wed Aug 15, 2018 1:38 pm
Forum: Florida Airboaters
Topic: Lake ashby
Replies: 4
Views: 903

Re: Lake ashby

The puzzle Lake Area was closed two weeks ago due to the high water I would imagine Lake Ashby might be better but just not one of your better airboat Lakes there is a small Creek on the other side that I've always wanted to run up and but that's been years ago we used to fish there with my father a...
by pierson skunkape
Sat Aug 11, 2018 11:48 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Front or rear driver ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1489

Re: Front or rear driver ?

Rear driver for sure I can definitely see times when they front drive would have been nice one not many people riding but rear driver sure is nice got to keep an eye on those Kiki's in the front seat and a dog every once in awhile
by pierson skunkape
Thu Jul 19, 2018 10:55 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Ride video Jerry Renney Music: what’s your Favorite lake on the Kissimmee Chain
Replies: 7
Views: 1079

Re: Ride video: Favorite lake on the Kissimmee Chain

love the video that's a great area it was nice to see you have the whole area to yourself the last time I was over there I use the road that goes to the east side of the lake that thing about beat my balls in and the boat came off the trailer twice I thought I was wondering if they were taking bette...
by pierson skunkape
Thu Jul 19, 2018 10:45 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: PHANTOM STARTS
Replies: 20
Views: 1904

Re: PHANTOM STARTS

I'm still shaking my head I'm at work and have been thinking about this for a couple of hours I grew up in Daytona we've had a muffler shop for 50 years now worked on all kinds of cars airboat exhaust you name it dirt track racing at Barberville for half my life I have never heard of this... I'm thi...
by pierson skunkape
Thu Jul 19, 2018 10:20 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Higher Cruise Speed! Need Help From The Pros....
Replies: 30
Views: 2329

Re: Higher Cruise Speed! Need Help From The Pros....

Wow I don't even know where to start if this cat wants to cruise at 60 he must be talking about wide open throttle at 80 miles per hour...WOW.... shallow water in the Glades that thing could Coast a half a mile before I laid back in the water.... I've had quite a few close calls in the Citrus County...
by pierson skunkape
Fri May 18, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Exhaust / muffler
Replies: 13
Views: 1975

Re: Exhaust / muffler

I've got a 1977 F150 four-wheel drive beautiful truck... Father bought it new for the shop when he finally made a profit... I drove it in school high school 1984 I put two big round magnaflows on it duels... My father was pissed cuz he thought they would be loud... And they're quiet as a mouse much ...
by pierson skunkape
Thu May 17, 2018 10:10 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Places to ride
Replies: 16
Views: 1653

Re: Places to ride

And head out the boat ramp and hang a right at the end of the canal that leads out of Marjorie Kingman Rollins Park when you get to Cross Creek hang a right and idle through some of the neatest waterfront homes in Florida then power up and blast off to burn Island I think burn island has a grill you...
by pierson skunkape
Thu May 17, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Places to ride
Replies: 16
Views: 1653

Re: Places to ride

Been to at least half of those places you all mentioned Lake lochloosa is a definite number one choice but put your boat in at Cross Creek boat ramp
by pierson skunkape
Tue May 08, 2018 10:12 am
Forum: Georgia Airboaters
Topic: New to forum
Replies: 12
Views: 1621

Re: New to forum

Oh and welcome to the Forum I see this is your first post most of these guys are great on here give you all kind of information sometimes more than you need but it's a great website for information and just fun stuff going around
by pierson skunkape
Tue May 08, 2018 10:10 am
Forum: Georgia Airboaters
Topic: New to forum
Replies: 12
Views: 1621

Re: New to forum

Lake lochloosa is beautiful make sure you get there early in the morning launch the boat go down the short canal hang on tight right at the end and go down to Cross Creek about 200 yards hang another right on Cross Creek and you will be in Lake lochloosa was just there two weekends ago and saw a mat...
by pierson skunkape
Sun Apr 29, 2018 11:01 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Exhaust / muffler
Replies: 13
Views: 1975

Re: Exhaust / muffler

Well we have all heard the term there's no substitute for cubic inches..... And the exhaust world we say there's no substitute for internal volume when you want to quiet something down.... I'll make a deal with you big daddy the next 70 Chevelle that I do that has about a 600 horse badass motor in i...
by pierson skunkape
Sun Apr 29, 2018 5:11 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Need Advice
Replies: 19
Views: 1780

Re: Need Advice

Wow stay away from Flowmaster I have one in my window at the shop that completely rusted out in less than 2 years you can pick it up and shake it the bear up the baffles inside. You can pick it up and shake it the bear up the baffles inside a rattling.. customers come in and ask me about Flowmasters...
by pierson skunkape
Sun Apr 29, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Exhaust / muffler
Replies: 13
Views: 1975

Re: Exhaust / muffler

MagnaFlow MagnaFlow MagnaFlow Magnaflow..... There I said it I can't say it enough... I run the original Muffler Man shop in Daytona Beach open since 1968 and Magnaflow for the money is the best on the market .. those little bullets I've heard mentioned do just about nothing. . The body of the bulle...
by pierson skunkape
Mon Apr 23, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: A..holes on air boats
Replies: 26
Views: 3498

Re: A..holes on air boats

Sounds like Buttercup needs to suck it up.. I live behind the Iron Horse Saloon in Ormond Beach Florida.. there's a thing here called Bike Week.. and at the iron horse they have a thing called a burnout pit... We have two bike weeks which Encompass a total of 22 days a year that I have to hear this ...
by pierson skunkape
Tue Mar 27, 2018 9:33 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: belt
Replies: 9
Views: 1036

Re: belt

kind of rough for your first post a fella... a little thicker skin and everyone on here is very informative but you have to have something to go on which you have nothing as far as information... count the teeth on both pullies, call the mfgr... :slap: :rebel:
by pierson skunkape
Fri Mar 23, 2018 2:32 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Powder coating
Replies: 7
Views: 1026

Re: Powder coating

So you guys have me wondering I have a new gas tank and was thinking about having it coded instead of my old one that just chalked up in thesun.... so what is the going rate for a 30 to 40 gallon gas tank powder coated
by pierson skunkape
Fri Mar 16, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Aircraft mufflers
Replies: 15
Views: 1388

Re: Aircraft mufflers

I've got a set of stainless steel Mufflers that Walker makes there 2 and 1/2 inside diameter on both ends and there about 10 in Long.. But they don't quiet and down anything very much definitely for an aircraft .. I have sold many of them at my muffler shop to the aircraft motor guys... And as for t...
by pierson skunkape
Wed Feb 28, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: finish my rigging..but who ??
Replies: 2
Views: 564

finish my rigging..but who ??

First off.. I have fabricated exhaust systems for most of my adult life beautiful and one of the things I can't stand is when people bring in their internet bought parts and want me to make them fit...I have a sign in my shop about bringing your own eggs and paying 2X for labor....Yada yadda....for ...
by pierson skunkape
Wed Feb 28, 2018 11:33 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Sanshandaobojue's airboat building 2017
Replies: 90
Views: 8011

Re: Sanshandaobojue's airboat building 2017

And the one thing I keep hearing out of this guy is the word "CHEAP"... Been a fabricator and exhaust specialist since my father opened our first "Muffler Man Shop" in Daytona.in 1969....any and all material that we have ever gotten from China has been seriously inferior....the d...
by pierson skunkape
Thu Sep 14, 2017 2:21 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Has anyone found a way to grease steering cables?
Replies: 14
Views: 2011

Re: Has anyone found a way to grease steering cables?

B really tough shoving those cables in places those cables need to be chased through in tight places.......now add grease fittings.....won't go........airboats are simple all exposed..... I usually change mine out every 10 years especially if they sit in the sun much.... don't wait for him to break ...

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