Search found 8 matches

by Strangiato
Mon Apr 11, 2016 4:37 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Grape Hammock fish camp?
Replies: 15
Views: 2430

Re: Grape Hammock fish camp?

Must be pretty nice! I just called and all cabins are booked and only three tent sites available for next Saturday night.
by Strangiato
Mon Apr 11, 2016 12:27 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Grape Hammock fish camp?
Replies: 15
Views: 2430

Re: Grape Hammock fish camp?

I thought so too, was hoping someone had first hand experience there.
by Strangiato
Mon Apr 11, 2016 7:20 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Grape Hammock fish camp?
Replies: 15
Views: 2430

Grape Hammock fish camp?

Anyone have any experience here? Airboat friendly? Looks like a canal ride to lake kissimmee ? Thx.
by Strangiato
Fri Mar 18, 2016 8:30 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Alternator
Replies: 11
Views: 1402

Re: Alternator

Just went through the mystery alternator process myself. Previous owner powder coated over all numbers. Went to advance auto parts. If you find a guy whose worked at an auto parts store for a while they can usually find a match. They see alot and the computer shows a pic. Good luck.
by Strangiato
Sun Mar 06, 2016 9:30 am
Forum: Georgia Airboaters
Topic: Kissimmee area
Replies: 4
Views: 3143

Re: Kissimmee area

x2 Camp Mack. We used to go there quite a bit just to RV camp and always had a great time. Beautiful oaks and a fire pit that stays lit 24/7. Amenities galore and Kissimmee state park is right down the road a mile or two.
by Strangiato
Sat Mar 05, 2016 8:33 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Stuck lifter or short pushrod?
Replies: 3
Views: 991

Stuck lifter or short pushrod?

220 gpu. New to me. Noise was driving me nuts so pulled valve cover and intake tube on suspect cylinder. I discovered a 1/8 gap between rocker arm and valve/pushrod. Valve is closing fully and seat looks good. Pushrod is not bent. Could this be a lifter not pumping up completely or just a short push...
by Strangiato
Thu Mar 03, 2016 8:28 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: sv 540 oil pressure and consumption ???
Replies: 13
Views: 1749

Re: sv 540 oil pressure and consumption ???

Find a reputable airboat mechanic near your area. Have him go over the whole boat and express your concerns. The money you pay them may save you a fortune later. Alot of these guys have a wealth of knowledge and know exactly what to look for. If you can find someone who specializes in building your ...
by Strangiato
Tue Mar 01, 2016 7:54 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: sv 540 oil pressure and consumption ???
Replies: 13
Views: 1749

Re: sv 540 oil pressure and consumption ???

x2. Heat build up in crankcase from blow by, thins oil and drops pressure.

Go to advanced search