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by speedymoe128
Tue Apr 12, 2016 3:25 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: looking for a used belt drive
Replies: 5
Views: 945

Re: looking for a used belt drive

send me a price and info i prob be interested in a gearbox
by speedymoe128
Tue Apr 12, 2016 5:34 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: looking for a used belt drive
Replies: 5
Views: 945

looking for a used belt drive

yes I am looking for a used belt drive for my sbc does anybody know where I might be able to find one I have a 16ft aluminum hull I currently run direct drive just bow fish with this boat don't have to run dry I looking at finding out what would be a good reduction and also where I can find a decent...
by speedymoe128
Mon Jan 11, 2016 5:44 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Airboat Insurance
Replies: 1
Views: 821

Re: Airboat Insurance

I use markel and I have to look at my statement I cant remember what it is bc it is auto draft but it is supper cheap
by speedymoe128
Wed Jan 06, 2016 10:01 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: BBC to SBC swap
Replies: 10
Views: 3124

Re: BBC to SBC swap

if I was gonna build a stoker I would stroke a 400 more ci if you are set on running a sbc
by speedymoe128
Mon Jan 04, 2016 8:43 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: BBC to SBC swap
Replies: 10
Views: 3124

Re: BBC to SBC swap

there is no replacement for displacement is the way I always look at it
by speedymoe128
Tue Dec 29, 2015 4:32 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Best prop??
Replies: 9
Views: 1366

Re: Best prop??

haha I don't need to run dry plus my boat is a barge is why it will never run dry direct drive I knew it when I built it but all I do is bowfish with it and kill just as many fish if not more then the ones with a reduction haha fish are in water not land we live in Arkansas not much here to run dry ...
by speedymoe128
Mon Dec 28, 2015 2:33 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Best prop??
Replies: 9
Views: 1366

Re: Best prop??

I run a 72 whisper tip and like it due to it is quiet but pushes well I run a big boat a lot of people told me it wouldn't work when building it but now that it is done and will run beside their gear boxes down the river they don't mouth much now we bowfish a lot it will not run total dry ground but...
by speedymoe128
Sat Dec 19, 2015 7:55 pm
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: 72 whisper tip
Replies: 5
Views: 1147

Re: 72 whisper tip

yes it will be a belt drive it is the wide 72 I got not narrow but if I ran this prop it would just have to work a short time until I could get a bigger one
also know any good places that sell refurbished belt drives ?
by speedymoe128
Sat Dec 19, 2015 3:16 am
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: 72 whisper tip
Replies: 5
Views: 1147

72 whisper tip

hey guys I am new somewhat to airboats I have a direct drive right now with a 72 whisper tip and was thinking about buying a 2:1 belt drive would this prop work with the belt drive for a little while until I get a bigger prop
thanks
Jonathon
by speedymoe128
Tue Nov 10, 2015 10:30 pm
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: what ya think
Replies: 23
Views: 3460

Re: what ya think

i run a 72 whisper tip on a direct drive 350 and it pushes real good I hear the 74 ngq would do better what is yalls thought on this would it help to upgrade or stay where I am at
by speedymoe128
Wed Oct 28, 2015 7:26 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Affliction Airboats
Replies: 37
Views: 7763

Re: Affliction Airboats

there is a few of these boats here in Arkansas and I have to say they are very well built and nicely set up
by speedymoe128
Wed Oct 28, 2015 7:23 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: need contact info
Replies: 2
Views: 583

Re: need contact info

thanks
by speedymoe128
Tue Oct 27, 2015 7:47 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: need contact info
Replies: 2
Views: 583

need contact info

looing for contact info for the guy that sells frog spit slck bottom I need some for a 16x9 aluminum boat thanks for any info or If there something that would be better for my application
by speedymoe128
Mon Sep 28, 2015 11:45 am
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: Prop pitch
Replies: 11
Views: 1441

Re: Prop pitch

I run a 72 wisper tip wide blade I would check you tack with another one an see if they compare and like I was told set your rpms around 2800 bc when you get on plane you will gain rpm wot
by speedymoe128
Sat Sep 05, 2015 4:50 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: 10:1 compression on stock starter?
Replies: 18
Views: 1793

Re: 10:1 compression on stock starter?

a stock starter should start that motor with ease mine works just fine with that compression ratio if you think it is timing them unhook the wire to ur distributor and try that see if it turns over any better I am gonna say you prop have bad connection somewhere or a bad starter maybe
by speedymoe128
Wed Aug 26, 2015 1:54 pm
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: direct drive pitch ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1467

Re: direct drive pitch ?

i fish with 3 and gear every weekend it jumps right up on plane and run 30 mph loaded this is in deep water on river and that was not wide open at 30 idk if it bc it so wide it helps jump on plane but it does good for a direct drive I think anyways and yes I in Arkansas
by speedymoe128
Tue Aug 25, 2015 2:26 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: ? about a o540 ac motor i curently run a car motor
Replies: 9
Views: 880

Re: ? about a o540 ac motor i curently run a car motor

so with the right cooler they will idle for several hrs bowfishing with no problems ? that my only prob also would it be enough motor for a 16x9 airboat aluminum
by speedymoe128
Tue Aug 25, 2015 1:46 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: ? about a o540 ac motor i curently run a car motor
Replies: 9
Views: 880

? about a o540 ac motor i curently run a car motor

I run a sbc on a airboat but can get a fresh rebuilt o540 I was wondering if they anygood for bowfishing or if they get hot too easy from the idling around also was told didn't have to run aviation fuel could run pump is this correct I was thinking you had to run aviation for the octane but may be w...
by speedymoe128
Tue Aug 25, 2015 1:37 pm
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: direct drive pitch ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1467

Re: direct drive pitch ?

well I messed around with motor re adjusted carb and gaped plugs and then re pitched prop to turn 2900 and it seems to run good I got prop at the 11 mark with B settings it a 16x9 aluminum direct drive 350 and as of now I can hit 38 mph so is this pretty good for this size of boat?
by speedymoe128
Wed Aug 19, 2015 7:49 pm
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: direct drive pitch ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1467

Re: direct drive pitch ?

it is a 72 regular it is wider one it a strong built motor i know it jist a direct drive it wont run dry but it will run mid an anywhere a sign of water is haha i havent ever seen any fish on banks anyways lol
by speedymoe128
Wed Aug 19, 2015 12:15 pm
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: direct drive pitch ?
Replies: 10
Views: 1467

direct drive pitch ?

I have a 350 direct drive with a 72 whisper tip prop I have it set to where my max rpm is 2500 will I gain anything to take pitch out and up rpms or leave pitch where I am at an turn less rpms I ask in regards to hope somebody has played around with this and would know before I go to adjusting a lot...
by speedymoe128
Fri Aug 14, 2015 1:18 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Oklahoma airboaters
Replies: 17
Views: 951

Re: Oklahoma airboaters

i willing to travel as well keep me updated i will talk to the guys around here
by speedymoe128
Thu Aug 13, 2015 8:51 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: anybody from arkansas here
Replies: 0
Views: 399

anybody from arkansas here

any bowfishers from arkansas on here lookn for new people to hunt with sometimes i in northwest part of arkansas right om arkansas river bank
by speedymoe128
Thu Aug 13, 2015 8:47 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Oklahoma airboaters
Replies: 17
Views: 951

Re: Oklahoma airboaters

i am from northwest part of arkansas idk where u at bit if close count me in on a ride there some boats here in my area
by speedymoe128
Thu Aug 13, 2015 5:48 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: generator or invertor
Replies: 11
Views: 1025

Re: generator or invertor

yes bowfishing is my only way of life haha i thinking aboit building a light weight sound box to force sound out back am see if that helps

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