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by pipedog
Thu Oct 07, 2010 7:32 pm
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: lake buggy motor and propeller ideas
Replies: 7
Views: 2068

Re: lake buggy motor and propeller ideas

bhardy, there is a picture of a home built mini ( i don't know how they compare to a lake buggy) that bewright took,it's in the picture galleries. I talked to the guy who builds them, he said they run pretty dam good! I think the one in the pic has a small motor(maybe 8 hp), he said it would plain o...
by pipedog
Wed Oct 06, 2010 8:57 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: First Trip out with the airboat
Replies: 7
Views: 1239

Re: First Trip out with the airboat

Bondsman, is it right to remove that filter and leave it out, as long as you have a inline filter?
by pipedog
Wed Oct 06, 2010 8:41 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: S.A members
Replies: 12
Views: 1361

Re: S.A members

Hey Dixiedog60 way to be!! :) hope you get your boat together soon, I feel your pain, i'm propless right now.
by pipedog
Mon Oct 04, 2010 9:00 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: First Trip out with the airboat
Replies: 7
Views: 1239

Re: First Trip out with the airboat

Happyhour, just to eliminate it being a fuel problem, you could put a fuel pressure gauge up by the carb. If you have a bad pump,clogged filter its easy to tell.Good luck, let us know what you find.
by pipedog
Thu Sep 30, 2010 6:47 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: GOT STUCK
Replies: 40
Views: 2739

Re: GOT STUCK

Hey crowhater, thanks for the up date and the info, it's much appreciated!!
by pipedog
Thu Sep 30, 2010 6:38 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Camp Notell Motel
Replies: 6
Views: 1131

Re: Camp Notell Motel

Hey Ross, have you heard anythink??
by pipedog
Wed Sep 29, 2010 8:16 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Camp Notell Motel
Replies: 6
Views: 1131

Re: Camp Notell Motel

I know one of the owners, i'll call him. He told me monday that last week someone broke the back window and went in, but didn't take anything. It don't sound good,
by pipedog
Wed Sep 29, 2010 2:08 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: GOT STUCK
Replies: 40
Views: 2739

Re: GOT STUCK

you can't beat chevy when it comes to aftermarket parts, prices, availibility. I'm a chevy man from way back! I just got into airboating a year ago and bought the caddy boat as a basket case,put it together and been real happy with it. I know it's a whole nother animal with a gear box behind it. I'l...
by pipedog
Wed Sep 29, 2010 1:33 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: fraud
Replies: 3
Views: 824

Re: fraud

there's a lot of that going on were ever you go, now adays ,it s#cks!!
by pipedog
Mon Sep 27, 2010 9:38 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: GOT STUCK
Replies: 40
Views: 2739

Re: GOT STUCK

Sounds good Crowhater,thats a good swap,reliability for a little hp.
by pipedog
Sun Sep 26, 2010 10:07 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Engine RED Line RPM's ???
Replies: 3
Views: 871

Re: Engine RED Line RPM's ???

depends on a lot of things!carb,intake,cam,reduction,how many blades,and how much pitch???
by pipedog
Sun Sep 26, 2010 9:33 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Need more power from 400 sbc
Replies: 35
Views: 2428

Re: Need more power from 400 sbc

put a 350 crank in a 400 std bore, a 30 over 4oo with a 350 crank = a 377 ci. short stroke,big bore,its a good combo
by pipedog
Sat Sep 25, 2010 4:45 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: GOT STUCK
Replies: 40
Views: 2739

Re: GOT STUCK

how is the motor running compared to the old set up? did you change much? just curious, been watching your posts for awhile.
by pipedog
Sat Sep 25, 2010 4:17 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: another one bites the dust!!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 26
Views: 2088

Re: another one bites the dust!!!!!!!!!!!

were all airboating having a good time,right!
by pipedog
Tue Sep 21, 2010 8:28 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: paddle prop vs stick prop
Replies: 5
Views: 986

Re: paddle prop vs stick prop

Thanks guys,i guess i got to wiegh out my opptions.
by pipedog
Tue Sep 21, 2010 7:49 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: anti-gator hunter story GEEZ
Replies: 11
Views: 1387

Re: anti-gator hunter story GEEZ

GOOD LORD,THATS ONE BIG GATOR!!!
by pipedog
Tue Sep 21, 2010 7:37 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: GOT STUCK
Replies: 40
Views: 2739

Re: GOT STUCK

I bet the beer went down at a pretty rapid pace when you were back!! :drunken:
by pipedog
Mon Sep 20, 2010 5:59 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: NEW MEMBER SAYING THANKS!
Replies: 8
Views: 846

Re: NEW MEMBER SAYING THANKS!

DAM, YOU NEED HELP EATEN THEM?? Just kidding,but thats a good night for sure!
by pipedog
Sun Sep 19, 2010 9:30 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: paddle prop vs stick prop
Replies: 5
Views: 986

Re: paddle prop vs stick prop

James that sounds like a heck of a deal on that prop,I just don't think i would be able to spin it like it needs to.I spin my padde prop @2900,its a stock 500.I know you had yours tweeked pretty good,one of these days I hope to get mine there!THANKS for the info James!!What do you think?
by pipedog
Sun Sep 19, 2010 7:27 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: I'm Back
Replies: 11
Views: 1050

Re: I'm Back

Mr todd just curious how bad is it? And what where they doing with the airboats??
by pipedog
Sun Sep 19, 2010 6:50 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: paddle prop vs stick prop
Replies: 5
Views: 986

paddle prop vs stick prop

This ? might not have been as aked in years since carbon fiber props.I have a 72/38 paddle prop and need a new one soon, but can't justify spending $$ on a carbon fiber prop these days.So i am looking for a used wood prop ,so if i went to a stick prop what size would i need?What would be the perform...
by pipedog
Mon Sep 13, 2010 8:50 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: How NOT to build an airboat!!!!
Replies: 15
Views: 4501

Re: How NOT to build an airboat!!!!

it runs dry when you open the valves on them there tanks in the back,best hold on!!
by pipedog
Sun Sep 12, 2010 8:48 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: where do you get your header's?
Replies: 2
Views: 570

Re: where do you get your header's?

you might be able to get a adaptor plate from summit or jegs.or you might need a set of headers with a stahl flange pattern,i would call brodix before you spend any $$$ !!
by pipedog
Fri Sep 10, 2010 9:29 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: NEW MEMBER SAYING THANKS!
Replies: 8
Views: 846

Re: NEW MEMBER SAYING THANKS!

got to work tomorrow,thats a good thing now a days!!Might make it to the lake sunday.SWAMPTHANG your in the nieborhood,got to go riding for sure!
by pipedog
Fri Sep 10, 2010 9:19 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: NEW MEMBER SAYING THANKS!
Replies: 8
Views: 846

Re: NEW MEMBER SAYING THANKS!

HuntingBigun wrote:Welcome aboard come on down to lake O tomorrow and ride, have fun

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