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by dean
Sun Mar 01, 2015 1:46 pm
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Airboat Cages
Replies: 5
Views: 5360

Re: Airboat Cages

I know someone who bought hoops for livestock trailer tops and made them into a cage from tractor supply
by dean
Thu Dec 13, 2012 11:59 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 4" Exhaust Collectors/Mufflers
Replies: 6
Views: 1255

Re: 4" Exhaust Collectors/Mufflers

How have these braided flex held up ? I want to go solid exhaust with the braided coupler an d wonder if they have lasted. Seem like the flex pipe always rust out on my boats. Also where is best place for 3 inch ...Thanks
by dean
Sat Sep 29, 2012 5:21 pm
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: FYI BRAZOS RIVER BOATERS
Replies: 3
Views: 1228

Re: FYI BRAZOS RIVER BOATERS

http://www.wacotrib.com/news/170129236.html “Most people on the river are educated enough to know that kayakers have the right of way,” he said. “We’ve had some very positive experience, but it’s the negatives that kill it for everybody else. . . . With the stadium going on, you have to figure out a...
by dean
Wed Sep 26, 2012 9:45 am
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: FYI BRAZOS RIVER BOATERS
Replies: 3
Views: 1228

Re: FYI BRAZOS RIVER BOATERS

http://www.seakayakermag.com/2009/Feb09/rulesroad.htm

Kayakers do not have right of way but they wont totell the Waco Trib they do.
by dean
Tue Aug 28, 2012 2:52 pm
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: 360s. Surprising forces are exerted.
Replies: 18
Views: 2679

Re: 360s. Surprising forces are exerted.

Maybe ,,,,sorta ,,,explains why my gear drive classic spins 360 to the left {drivers side first} while my belt drive turned the other way {passenger first} better. They will do either way but a huge difference in coming out of spin and still be sliding forward. So now I am having to set it up the 36...
by dean
Thu Aug 16, 2012 9:31 pm
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Needing Advice!
Replies: 7
Views: 1034

Re: Needing Advice!

Interesting Bob, I have the 1996 Classic w a zz3 and this is 1997 w a zz4,, I guess this is the year they upgraded. You know im liking the boat. lol, I say buy it !!!
by dean
Fri Aug 10, 2012 2:20 pm
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Boat Ramps for the Brazos
Replies: 6
Views: 1080

Re: Boat Ramps for the Brazos

http://www.hammcreek.com/

here is another ramp north of Whitney lake,,depending on the water level could still be a bumpy ride, but this ramp is in deep water, then a few miles north it gets shallow towards Glenn Rose. You can check Brazos.org for river and lake levels.
by dean
Fri Aug 03, 2012 10:19 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: banks or credit unions
Replies: 7
Views: 1105

Re: banks or credit unions

My wife works at a credit union and if the boat is in NADA or Kelly Blue Book,, they will loan on it. Most airboats values are listed.
by dean
Wed Aug 01, 2012 11:28 am
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: mufflers on my airboat in texas?
Replies: 17
Views: 2051

Re: mufflers on my airboat in texas?

I just put this in also so you could see the decibles,,, mainly cracking down on live bands now. Are the good times really over for good,,,{a lil Merle} ARTICLE VII. - NOISE AND SOUND LEVEL REGULATION Sec. 16-201. - Definitions. The following words, terms and phrases, when used in this chapter, shal...
by dean
Wed Aug 01, 2012 11:21 am
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: mufflers on my airboat in texas?
Replies: 17
Views: 2051

Re: mufflers on my airboat in texas?

Turn It Down Or Be Prepared To Pay Up, Local Police Say (NIH image/file) WACO (May 25, 2012)—Waco residents who have deafening home and auto sound systems, vehicles that grate, grind, rattle and roar, and pets that bark, whine, how, crow and cackle excessively, could be fined as much as $178 as poli...
by dean
Thu Jul 05, 2012 9:39 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: video from thomas landing to miles point
Replies: 14
Views: 1343

Re: video from thomas landing to miles point

That was a good video.
by dean
Mon Jul 02, 2012 12:04 pm
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Anybody going out weekend of 4th?
Replies: 7
Views: 1358

Re: Anybody going out weekend of 4th?

We are riding saturday july 7 ,put in at whitney dam and come take a ride.
by dean
Sat Jun 23, 2012 11:23 am
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Straw Poll for Labor Day Weekend
Replies: 95
Views: 9554

Re: Straw Poll for Labor Day Weekend

Hey Cactus, where do you put in on the trinity and how far can you go ,,,deep or shallow just wondering,, Ive never been on the trinity,, also day trip or a park and camp,,,,
Thanks
by dean
Sat Jun 23, 2012 10:49 am
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Straw Poll for Labor Day Weekend
Replies: 95
Views: 9554

Re: Straw Poll for Labor Day Weekend

Another Ham Creek trip later on might be good. Last time we went to Glen Rose there was too much water. But i like that run and they have a new park. I will be staying at Poverty Hill for the holidays though. Right now a trip to Rusty's sounds fun ! Been a while since i made it to the dam,LOL. Yall ...
by dean
Sun May 13, 2012 1:42 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Riding Alabama Style *Video*
Replies: 33
Views: 2313

Re: Riding Alabama Style *Video*

Man that looks like solid rock. I bet its a bumpy ride when the water goes down.. cool video !! I like the high speed ride back, LOL.
by dean
Fri Apr 06, 2012 9:05 pm
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Lost Airboat on Brazos
Replies: 11
Views: 1653

Re: Lost Airboat on Brazos

Good news and good job !!!
by dean
Wed Apr 04, 2012 11:42 pm
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Lost Airboat on Brazos
Replies: 11
Views: 1653

Re: Lost Airboat on Brazos

Glad yall found it , I am sure she is relieved.
by dean
Wed Apr 04, 2012 9:17 am
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Lost Airboat on Brazos
Replies: 11
Views: 1653

Re: Lost Airboat on Brazos

I have talk to Rose and her airboat is still downstream. They took on water when they went down her hill with VFD and tried to turn around and then got in some trees and the boat rolled over. She is ok but the airboat is missing,,, we have had strong current as Lake Whitney is releasing water from h...
by dean
Wed Apr 04, 2012 9:04 am
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Lost Airboat on Brazos
Replies: 11
Views: 1653

Lost Airboat on Brazos

My wife recieved a message from a friend, Rose, Please keep an eye out for 20 footer with diesel engine . she lives in Gholson and sank Monday nite so somewhere south of here,, she also has contacted the Sheriff. She was taking the VFD on a rescue of yakers and somehow sank and the airboat is gone ?...
by dean
Mon Apr 02, 2012 11:36 pm
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Airboat movie on Brazos and Aquilla creek
Replies: 3
Views: 854

Re: Airboat movie on Brazos and Aquilla creek

We just watched it,,,,action packed,,, but your right, not much airboats,,,,oh well still fun to watch. I recognize Bill and Dale airboating but I didnt see Dudiks. Still pretty cool !!! I seen Dub was in the credits but didnt see him,, I have his airboat now.Painted orange.
by dean
Mon Apr 02, 2012 4:09 pm
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Airboat movie on Brazos and Aquilla creek
Replies: 3
Views: 854

Airboat movie on Brazos and Aquilla creek

Does anyone know what happened with this ? I remember hearing about it,,, there were some local airboaters invovled. FICTION The story i was hearing was a police car had some one stopped on 933 on Aquilla creek bridge and the smugglers threw a barrel over the bridge. I heard it was a real police car...
by dean
Sun Apr 01, 2012 6:05 pm
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: LS3
Replies: 4
Views: 940

Re: LS3

I knew he was going up that hill, and look like he was gonna go out of the river after he came down,, one ride with him would do ya !!!!!
by dean
Fri Mar 23, 2012 3:35 pm
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: Poly
Replies: 34
Views: 3556

Re: Poly

I have seen where they say on continuous sheet and have two seams [Factory seams}in 18 foot long piece, just putting it out there so when it comes you are not suprised. My superslide {Horn}had seams and my Bodecker poly had seams I had no trouble but just the same i was a bit disappointed .
by dean
Thu Mar 22, 2012 10:03 pm
Forum: Texas Airboaters
Topic: brazos is a flowin
Replies: 17
Views: 1311

Re: brazos is a flowin

Well Mitch we can always float down to Roses saturday.

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