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by RJ
Wed Dec 02, 2009 12:36 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Boat won't run dry!!
Replies: 26
Views: 3109

Re: Boat won't run dry!!

zinc cromate will not stop electrolisis.sacrificial medal-zincs
With aluminum you need to use magnesium anodes not zinc.
by RJ
Wed Dec 02, 2009 12:03 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Airboat History/Heritage
Replies: 15
Views: 1361

Re: Airboat History/Heritage

How about a book about the history of airboating??? I bet you would have a lot of buyers and contributors here on Southern Airboat!!!!
by RJ
Thu Nov 05, 2009 10:51 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Want to buy an airboat, Need some HELP!!
Replies: 28
Views: 1483

Re: Want to buy an airboat, Need some HELP!!

As far as running across stumps. airboat is the only way to go. As long as you are on plane with a decent amount of air/speed, you only worry about the stumps sticking out of the water. The rest you will barely feel at all and are in no way damaging your boat. I don't know what kind of stumps you a...
by RJ
Thu Nov 05, 2009 2:22 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: SPRAYER TIPS
Replies: 18
Views: 1513

Re: SPRAYER TIPS

If you search (sprayer), there are 15 pages of information. http://www.southernairboat.com/phpBB3/search.php?st=0&sk=t&sd=d&keywords=sprayer&start=300 Post subject: sprayerPosted: Tue Nov 29, 2005 6:01 am Hey ya'll, Got a really quick reply from Brent, (parts manager) at Marks Airboats. The sprayer ...
by RJ
Sun Nov 01, 2009 10:32 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Polymer ?
Replies: 35
Views: 6384

Re: Polymer ?

by RJ
Fri Oct 30, 2009 2:20 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Newby, needs boat
Replies: 8
Views: 803

Re: Newby, needs boat

13'x7' Airgator(aluminum), Rebuilt Lycoming 0360 Angle Valve, Galvanized trailer http://southernairboat.com/classifieds/ ... 74/cat/fav
by RJ
Fri Oct 30, 2009 12:38 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Polymere Replacement Question
Replies: 25
Views: 2278

Re: Polymere Replacement Question

John, how is the Superslide blue poly working? Is it better then the other polymers you have used?
by RJ
Tue Oct 27, 2009 12:28 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: the power of a 0360
Replies: 38
Views: 1694

Re: the power of a 0360

I know where you can get one of those super powerful super incredible motors!!!!http://southernairboat.com/classifieds/ ... 2475/cat/7 :D :D :D :Dhttp://southernairboat.com/classifieds/showproduct.php/product/12475/cat/7
by RJ
Thu Oct 22, 2009 10:14 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: converting an 0 290 lycoming to a 320
Replies: 9
Views: 4111

Re: converting an 0 290 lycoming to a 320

I have an 0360 angle valve rebuilt in the classified section for $5,000, just picked up last weekend from the certified aircraft mechanic. Take a look.http://southernairboat.com/classifieds/ ... 2475/cat/7
by RJ
Sun Oct 18, 2009 3:28 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: sensenich propeller co
Replies: 5
Views: 1098

Re: sensenich propeller co

They haven't posted info and pictures of the Q,R,S props on their site. Classic Airboats' website http://www.classicairboats.com/Download ... talog.html has 3 catalog pages of Sensenich props in their catalog section. Good info.
by RJ
Fri Oct 16, 2009 9:34 pm
Forum: Other Important News
Topic: This Just In!!!!!!!!!!
Replies: 23
Views: 2821

Re: This Just In!!!!!!!!!!

Watch Glen Beck. He is exposing him team.
by RJ
Thu Oct 01, 2009 10:19 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Building Deckover question
Replies: 14
Views: 1145

Re: Building Deckover question

Sikaflex http://www.sikaindustry.com/ipd-ma-products Looks like Sikafast 3131 is the ticket. SikaFast®-3131 SikaFast®-3131 is a slightly slower curing (versus 3121) two-part structural acrylic adhesive. It provides very high bond strength to a wide variety of substrates with little or no surface pre...
by RJ
Thu Oct 01, 2009 9:14 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Continental 4A084
Replies: 6
Views: 2657

Re: Continental 4A084

You might want to call Chuck at Airboat Pro. I think he builds three Mini hulls, one is aluminum. 352-330-1015

http://airboatpros.com/store/
by RJ
Thu Oct 01, 2009 4:51 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Building Deckover question
Replies: 14
Views: 1145

Re: Building Deckover question

A Palm Beach builder told me last week, don't seal under the runners. He said you want a metal to metal fit. After the sealant breaks down and goes away than the runners won't be tight and the rivets will start to leak. He has building riveted boats for over 20 years. I think most people use a some ...
by RJ
Mon Sep 28, 2009 2:05 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Deep water hull/shallow water hull
Replies: 11
Views: 2107

Re: Deep water hull/shallow water hull

I cross the Mississippi River in a 12' Kline with a 0540... weather permitting. I would consider the Mississippi..deep water!!!!
by RJ
Fri Sep 25, 2009 9:36 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: tips on painting motor. where to get lycoming gray paint
Replies: 6
Views: 1434

Re: tips on painting motor. where to get lycoming gray paint

You can buy high temp engine spray paint from an auto paint store cheaper. I've used Ford grey in the past. You should be able to come close to matching Lycoming grey paint at a parts store with a good paint selection. I painted a 0360 silver and the valve covers black and it looked good. An aircraf...
by RJ
Fri Sep 25, 2009 9:15 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: warm start
Replies: 8
Views: 665

Re: warm start

Aircraft parts stores at a small plane airport or

Gary Barber
Outlaw Aircraft Engines
863-698-0383

Jurnigan Engines (813) 752-9214 Plant City

Don Tooten Aircraft Parts (561) 686-2486 West Palm

Mike Thurman (954) 600-5181 Miami
by RJ
Wed May 13, 2009 2:06 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Where is everyone riding for Memorial day?
Replies: 21
Views: 1663

Re: Where is everyone riding for Memorial day?

Keith, this is interesting, take a look. There is a man in the video that has had 6 back surgeries and says he is no longer in pain!!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=75D56JICBRQ
by RJ
Sun May 10, 2009 1:21 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Can you id this Lycoming?
Replies: 9
Views: 1457

Re: Can you id this Lycoming?

It is a wide deck. Wide decks have regular nuts on a thicker cylinder flange and the narrow decks have internal drive nuts with a spacer plate between the nut and the flange. Narrow Decks http://southernairboat.com/photopost/data/500/Bud_plug_wires_side.JPG http://southernairboat.com/photopost/data/...
by RJ
Thu May 07, 2009 7:54 pm
Forum: Gun Rights
Topic: GOV'T'S LATEST BACK DOOR ATTEMPT ON OUR 2nd AMENDMENT RIGHTS
Replies: 0
Views: 816

GOV'T'S LATEST BACK DOOR ATTEMPT ON OUR 2nd AMENDMENT RIGHTS

I don't know if this has been posted before but I feel we ALL need to be aware of what Washington is doing to take our 2nd Amendment rights away from us. The US Gov't site won't let me post their url. I posted the outline of the bill and SEC 201 SALE OR TRANSFER REQUIREMENTS FOR QUALIFYING FIREARMS ...

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