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by pristinewater
Wed Jun 21, 2017 6:53 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: old timer frog gig
Replies: 8
Views: 2180

Re: old timer frog gig

Those high tech gigs may be old to some of you, but the one's I remember and still use is made with a seamless tubing flared at one end with 4 straightened fish hooks. The flared end was also flared with the Hood stop off any old car that looked like a TOP. One piece tube, 4 hooks 4 screws. It only ...
by pristinewater
Wed Apr 05, 2017 11:05 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Lodging on Lake Kissimmee
Replies: 13
Views: 2625

Re: Lodging on Lake Kissimmee

Anyone have a rv site somewhere between lake George and Kissimmee for some fishing and gigging. I still travel back and forth to se ga from time to time and trying to keep travel down as much as possible. I am retired so I have plenty of time and little money. OH and goooooood people are a must. Tha...
by pristinewater
Wed Apr 05, 2017 10:43 am
Forum: Georgia Airboaters
Topic: Lake Seminole
Replies: 3
Views: 4600

Re: Lake Seminole

Any frogging going on around lake Seminole ???
by pristinewater
Fri Dec 23, 2016 7:50 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Any other oldtimers from the Good old days
Replies: 54
Views: 8640

Re: Any other oldtimers from the Good old days

Jimmie Durrence here,I have ran with Burkhalter south of the trail down river road. I had the phillips 66 station just down from TJ's. that was from when I was 15 years old around 1968, and never missed a season of hunting. Also rode with Johnson Billy.That was a long time back. Also Tippys was buil...
by pristinewater
Sun Mar 06, 2016 3:55 pm
Forum: Georgia Airboaters
Topic: Kissimmee area
Replies: 4
Views: 3598

Re: Kissimmee area

address ? direction ? phone no ? for camp mack
by pristinewater
Thu Feb 18, 2016 9:12 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: N Fla aluminun boat shop ????
Replies: 3
Views: 4040

N Fla aluminun boat shop ????

Are there anybody in N Fla that is able to do some sheet metal work on a airboat ?? If so please call me thanks
Jimmie 192-996-8880 or e-mail jimmie.durrence@yahoo.com Thanks
by pristinewater
Wed Jan 20, 2016 8:01 pm
Forum: High Performance Talk
Topic: HP Guru
Replies: 1
Views: 2946

HP Guru

Are there anything that can be done to kick up the HP on a 0470-11 and if so, how much more.
Thanks
by pristinewater
Mon Jan 11, 2016 5:01 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: o 470 parts house
Replies: 6
Views: 1928

Re: o 470 parts house

Beep Beep wrote:I think Paul Dixon uses only conduit. If I were you I would try Poor Boys Airboats in Steinhatchee FL. William is a great guy and easy
to work with.
Anyone with poor boys phone number
by pristinewater
Sat Jan 09, 2016 1:23 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: new hull
Replies: 10
Views: 1562

Re: new hull

John Fenner wrote:Betting that is a 6'8"x11 if measured at transom chines. It will do just fine with the o470-11!
That is correct
by pristinewater
Sat Jan 09, 2016 12:32 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: new hull
Replies: 10
Views: 1562

Re: new hull

Im looking at a stossels style boat with poly with cm set up 12x8 or 13x8how do those style boat handle ?in deep water Ty and sorry didn't mean to highjack ur tread. I truly thank you all. I just bought a 0320 160hp to go on my 7x11 and have a 470 coming next week. so I thought about the NEXT one. ...
by pristinewater
Fri Jan 08, 2016 9:40 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: new hull
Replies: 10
Views: 1562

new hull

Looking for the smallest aluminum hull that will accommodate a 0470-11 engine. Size with a half deck OK. And who would build one? I have a Don Davis which is great but a little two small I think. ( 7x11 ) Your opinions will be greatly appreciated
by pristinewater
Mon Jan 04, 2016 8:03 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: The first place you ever ran an Airboat?
Replies: 66
Views: 7257

Re: The first place you ever ran an Airboat?

In the 70s 40mi bend and the trail
by pristinewater
Mon Jan 04, 2016 12:38 pm
Forum: Hunting & Fishing
Topic: HEADLAMPS
Replies: 21
Views: 5068

Re: HEADLAMPS

That will be a DIY project. Start with a light and a welding helmet frame and go from there. I have been using that lite for 40years ( helmet frame ) and 4405 sealed beam with a ball cap put on your head backward. Does anyone remember what GATOR Bill on Loop Rd used. If you don't I will be glad to ...
by pristinewater
Sat Jan 02, 2016 2:00 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: o 470 parts house
Replies: 6
Views: 1928

o 470 parts house

are there any one stocking all parts for a 470-11, or just have to scrap around for what one needs?
Also looking for a fabricator to build a engine stand and a pancake prop guard. I am in south Ga so one close would be great but will travel
by pristinewater
Fri Jan 01, 2016 6:36 pm
Forum: Georgia Airboaters
Topic: Georgia Airboat restrictions
Replies: 7
Views: 13761

Re: Georgia Airboat restrictions

Has anyone in Georgia heard of new airboats being restricted to just big lakes? My son had a friend stopped by DNR(game Warden) . He is running small airboat with propeller and they were going to carry him to JAIL if they could say it was a airboat. They said airboats in GA/SC were going to restric...
by pristinewater
Fri Jan 01, 2016 3:53 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: AB friendly RV park
Replies: 1
Views: 828

AB friendly RV park

Anyone have a friendly RV park somewhere between aster and south give or take 50miles that is on the saint johns river, maybe north end of kissimmi area. Old man from south fla looking raised in the swamp looking to get back to my roots and a little air boating,frogging and riding. Thanks in advance.

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