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by tx gar patrol
Wed Mar 09, 2016 11:51 am
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: April ride help
Replies: 0
Views: 2847

April ride help

It's been awhile since I've been on here but I'm bringing my girlfriend and our daughters down to TX in april to show them around where I grew up. We will be in the Conroe Huntsville area and I was just wondering if there would be anybody willing to take us out on a boat ride either on lake Conroe o...
by tx gar patrol
Tue Sep 24, 2013 8:50 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: o-435-a question
Replies: 2
Views: 763

Re: o-435-a question

Is there any websites that y'all would recommend to try to sell it on .
by tx gar patrol
Tue Sep 24, 2013 12:00 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: o-435-a question
Replies: 2
Views: 763

o-435-a question

I haven't been on here in a long time but I had a question. I have the old motor I pulled off my boat before I had to sell the boat it is a o-435-a it was running when I pulled it but I was blowing a bit of oil. We were gonna rebuild it but never got the chance. I had pulled one jug off to check the...
by tx gar patrol
Wed May 30, 2012 7:12 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: PHOTOS of stuck Airboats needed
Replies: 39
Views: 4587

Re: PHOTOS of stuck Airboats needed

Well I was always getting mine stuck i think every time I went out I got stuck at least one time but never thought to take a pic
by tx gar patrol
Fri Apr 13, 2012 10:36 pm
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Places to run an Airboat in East Texas
Replies: 9
Views: 2405

Re: Places to run an Airboat in East Texas

I ran Livingston all the time hit the north end near the mouth of the river and the back coves on the river lots of fun up there and lots of things to look at
by tx gar patrol
Wed Apr 11, 2012 11:47 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Custom Steering arm grip, PICS of new GRIPS 4-13-2012
Replies: 44
Views: 4831

Re: Custom Steering arm grip, what do you have

I took the adjustable handle off of a Minn kota trolling motor it would extend about a extra 2 feet so if i was standing I could reach the grip without any issues and it had the best grip I found on anything
by tx gar patrol
Mon Apr 02, 2012 7:52 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Power Pole anyone have one on there Boat
Replies: 39
Views: 2934

Re: Power Pole anyone have one on there Boat

You should check it the new Minnkota talon its very nice all electric and it shoots straight down instead of out like the power poles do its also cheaper and lighter
by tx gar patrol
Sun Mar 25, 2012 7:48 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Pics of adjustable engine stand
Replies: 1
Views: 707

Re: Pics of adjustable engine stand

I built some adjustable motor mounts on the boat I sold don't know if that's why your talking about but it worked pretty good I could change the plane of the hull and how it would ride in the water like a trim tab system here are some pics before I was done with it
by tx gar patrol
Mon Mar 05, 2012 2:26 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Why did YOU get your first airboat?
Replies: 46
Views: 3406

Re: Why did YOU get your first airboat?

Got my first when I was 17 I had always liked them after a few trips to Florida when I was younger and the me and a buddy were always saying how cool it would be to have one for duck hunting and all that and one day I found what would be my first so me and my dad went down and picked it up from a gu...
by tx gar patrol
Mon Feb 27, 2012 2:25 pm
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: PROJECT: AirGator
Replies: 95
Views: 10357

Re: PROJECT: AirGator

Man good looking boat i miss mine real bad I wish I never had sold it I hope i can get another one some day but till that day looking at the boats on here will have to do
by tx gar patrol
Sun Feb 05, 2012 1:33 am
Forum: Hunting & Fishing
Topic: crossbow & broadhead
Replies: 10
Views: 1469

Re: crossbow & broadhead

If you go with the rage make sure to get the crossbow set if not they will open when you pull the trigger same thing with any mechanical though make sure to get it rated for crossbows now I like the Barnett blades they are a piston drive type blade and even if for some reason they don't open you wil...
by tx gar patrol
Tue Dec 27, 2011 8:35 pm
Forum: Texas Club Talk
Topic: New to airboating!
Replies: 16
Views: 6765

Re: New to airboating!

Man I don't know as much as alot of the guys on here but I would go for it heck even if it didn't run dry its still a airboat if you decided not to buy it send me a pm if its for sale to anyone
by tx gar patrol
Tue Jul 05, 2011 1:55 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: boat is gone
Replies: 2
Views: 755

boat is gone

Well I finally sold my airboat I really didn't want to but my truck broke down and I have to get it fixed it sucks to watch somebody else pulling you first boat away down the road :salute:
by tx gar patrol
Tue Apr 26, 2011 10:13 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Check this airboat out..very unique
Replies: 13
Views: 1579

Re: Check this airboat out..very unique

There is a boat out there that runs a outdrive and a prop from the same motor and it looks like this one it was built as a bowfishing boat the top half of the cage folds down to make it where youcan go under low bridges and stuff it was a nice boat for like 30k
by tx gar patrol
Fri Apr 22, 2011 1:19 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: any pics of adjustable motor mounts ???
Replies: 3
Views: 860

Re: any pics of adjustable motor mounts ???

I just got done building mine I don't know if its going to work.or not but I hope it does and mine is on a cm dd
by tx gar patrol
Sat Apr 02, 2011 11:33 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Tell me about this motor please, 435 Lycoming....$500
Replies: 9
Views: 1731

Re: Tell me about this motor please, 435 Lycoming....$500

I just pulled one off my boat it was always a good motor I just couldn't get the parts for it I have it listed for 400 so if those are in good shape I would get one or two
by tx gar patrol
Wed Mar 16, 2011 5:15 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 350 4 bolt main
Replies: 6
Views: 971

Re: 350 4 bolt main

I've got one I will sell ya don't know how much shipping or anything like that would be on it but pm me and we can talk
by tx gar patrol
Thu Mar 10, 2011 12:37 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 460 BBF
Replies: 11
Views: 1424

Re: 460 BBF

Right now I have a 0-435 lycoming don't know what the weight is on it but it seems heavy I don't know if its that much though themain reason I was looking at putting this motor on my boat is because it is a complete running motor that I have all the motor mounts and everything for it I do have 2 350...
by tx gar patrol
Wed Mar 09, 2011 8:41 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 460 BBF
Replies: 11
Views: 1424

Re: 460 BBF

No its stock heads but I believe the intake is aluminum also when yall say alot of weight what is alot I was thinking it would be around the same as the motor I have now cause its alot of weight from the looks of it
by tx gar patrol
Wed Mar 09, 2011 1:20 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 460 BBF
Replies: 11
Views: 1424

Re: 460 BBF

its 7 ft i hit the wrong number and forgot to fix it not sure that the extra foot helps but it is there lol ..... also where can i get a prop adapter for this motor
by tx gar patrol
Tue Mar 08, 2011 10:47 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 460 BBF
Replies: 11
Views: 1424

460 BBF

i have a 460 ford that is in a 21 ft jet boat that i got a few months ago its a older boat that the hull isnt in the best shape but its not bad i could just replace the floor and seats and it would be runnable but i started thinking about it and i was thinking about pulling the motor and putting it ...
by tx gar patrol
Fri Sep 17, 2010 11:27 pm
Forum: Texas
Topic: teal around orange tx
Replies: 6
Views: 4188

Re: teal around orange tx

well i found some places that im going in the morning and hopefully get something if that doesn't work im gonna find a place to stay and i have another place im going to try Sunday morning
by tx gar patrol
Thu Sep 16, 2010 11:28 pm
Forum: Texas
Topic: teal around orange tx
Replies: 6
Views: 4188

Re: teal around orange tx

thanks it might just end up being a camping trip lol i am hoping to find some ducks somewhere and not waste the gas
by tx gar patrol
Thu Sep 16, 2010 6:59 pm
Forum: Texas
Topic: teal around orange tx
Replies: 6
Views: 4188

Re: teal around orange tx

does anybody have any suggestions as where to go or am I just gonna have to go blind or can some tell me if its been good anywhere down south or should I give up on that idea and try to find something else to do ??
by tx gar patrol
Thu Sep 16, 2010 8:44 am
Forum: Texas
Topic: teal around orange tx
Replies: 6
Views: 4188

teal around orange tx

I was going to head down to Nome and orange area this weekend to do some hunting I'm planing on just going on the public proporty that's down there just wondering if anyone on here is from that area and could let me know how the hunting has been

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