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by builderone
Sun Aug 24, 2014 11:00 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: I'll never top today's ride
Replies: 27
Views: 3508

Re: I'll never top today's ride

Bob I can tell you from experience that you will never forget that feeling you got for fulfilling someones last wishes. Years and years from now you will think of it and you will see the satisfaction and happiness in there face and get that warm feeling again as strong as the day you went on that ri...
by builderone
Sun Aug 24, 2014 10:28 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: HELP NEEDED
Replies: 67
Views: 7428

Re: HELP NEEDED

I am not familiar with the area you mentioned is that near okeechobee I am on the north end and have boats if i can help i will.
by builderone
Sun Aug 17, 2014 10:45 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Sunk My Boat Today On Okeechobee, Just West Of Slims
Replies: 33
Views: 3842

Re: Sunk My Boat Today On Okeechobee, Just West Of Slims

Glad you got it out. It does suck it cost you though. Well good luck with the cleaning.
Oh i am disappointed you couldn't find that finger nail though. :lol: :lol: good one
by builderone
Sat Aug 16, 2014 9:13 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Sunk My Boat Today On Okeechobee, Just West Of Slims
Replies: 33
Views: 3842

Re: Sunk My Boat Today On Okeechobee, Just West Of Slims

I don't have a trailer for the pontoon and I have to pick up my daughter at 11:30 north of okeechobee so i won't be able to go that far. I will check this post and if something changes with my daughter getting picked up maybe i can bring the skiff down and help. Sorry. Keep us updated.
by builderone
Sat Aug 16, 2014 8:32 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Sunk My Boat Today On Okeechobee, Just West Of Slims
Replies: 33
Views: 3842

Re: Sunk My Boat Today On Okeechobee, Just West Of Slims

oh and i don't want to be compensated I am a believer in what goes around comes around.
by builderone
Sat Aug 16, 2014 8:30 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Sunk My Boat Today On Okeechobee, Just West Of Slims
Replies: 33
Views: 3842

Re: Sunk My Boat Today On Okeechobee, Just West Of Slims

Where is Slims, i live in Okeechobee on Taylor Creek and have a pontoon. If you are on the north end i could bring that out to help if you think that would help. I would bring the air boat but it broke today it was a bad day for others to by the sounds. lol
by builderone
Mon Aug 11, 2014 1:00 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: New crank seal
Replies: 4
Views: 906

Re: New crank seal

had the same issue. put 5 in and couldnt get it to seal. then i noticed the crack in my crank. hopefully your's isnt cracked but at least take a look. Wow I will look hope that it isn't. I am noticing what everyone meant by always tinkering on them. I think oil is leaking into my jug too I have oil...
by builderone
Sun Aug 10, 2014 8:42 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: New crank seal
Replies: 4
Views: 906

Re: New crank seal

Thanks that is what i am going to do i am going to order the new part tomorrow. i will tear out the old one and clean real good..
by builderone
Sun Aug 10, 2014 10:32 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: New crank seal
Replies: 4
Views: 906

New crank seal

I just replaced my crank seal with the split the same that was in it. My old one popped out because of a plugged breather line I believe. I cleaned everything up very good, got all the oil residue off and glued It in. Now it is still leaking a quart every 5 gallons. Do you usually put a rtv Over it ...
by builderone
Thu Aug 07, 2014 8:04 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: New to the site and air boating
Replies: 15
Views: 2084

Re: New to the site and air boating

i hope that is the case. When I installed the seal I took my time cleaned it well, used the adhesive that was recommended and believe everything was right. I like to do things right the first time so i don't have to do it again. I may run it today to see if it leaks more. thanks for the info. :thumb...
by builderone
Thu Aug 07, 2014 7:48 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: New to the site and air boating
Replies: 15
Views: 2084

Re: New to the site and air boating

I took it out yesterday left the oil level at 5qts and it didn't loose enough to say so. Maybe it don't like 8 quarts. :scratch:
by builderone
Wed Aug 06, 2014 4:45 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: New to the site and air boating
Replies: 15
Views: 2084

Re: New to the site and air boating

Lol I am noticing this. I am gonna keep a tool box right on the boat and a case of oil. Lol
by builderone
Wed Aug 06, 2014 2:37 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: New to the site and air boating
Replies: 15
Views: 2084

Re: New to the site and air boating

If you haven't found it yet try Abner in Okeechobee 561 686 6134 What kind of boat you have? any Pics? I live in Okeechobee as well and ride as often as i can going to ride this weekend just not sure where at yet. :old_glory: :florida: Thanks I did find the nose seal at triple w $47.00 seemed like ...
by builderone
Sun Aug 03, 2014 5:05 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: New to the site and air boating
Replies: 15
Views: 2084

Re: New to the site and air boating

Thanks I just gave Gary a call and left a message i hope he can help.. :thumbleft:
by builderone
Sun Aug 03, 2014 12:09 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: New to the site and air boating
Replies: 15
Views: 2084

Re: New to the site and air boating

Thanks for the welcome painkiller. I went this morning to get a new nose seal and some pliobond and had no luck. I am in okeechobee so i am thinking monday try triple w do you think they would have them or is there another source for parts locally?
by builderone
Sun Aug 03, 2014 8:47 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: New to the site and air boating
Replies: 15
Views: 2084

New to the site and air boating

I would like to give a big thanks to the guys at lock 7 launch saturday night. I had bought a airboat and they showed me the ins and outs. then when i had a mechanical problem the told me what it was and they were correct I pulled the prop and flywheel and it was the nose seal that they thought it w...

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