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by dusty burch
Mon May 14, 2012 9:16 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Swamp people
Replies: 17
Views: 2140

Re: Swamp people

I will truely miss them on the show they were the kind of people that lived life to the fullest and had a great time doing it sorry to hear
by dusty burch
Mon May 14, 2012 10:39 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: A White Paper on “Direct Drive Automotive Airboats”
Replies: 39
Views: 7273

Re: A White Paper on “Direct Drive Automotive Airboats”

sound like a bunch mumbo jumbo I am tired about hearing about a damn car motor if u want to run one get one and be happy but real airboats still have aircraft motors
by dusty burch
Mon May 14, 2012 10:29 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Woman injured on the withlacoochee river on mothers day???
Replies: 62
Views: 8338

Re: Woman dies on the withlacoochee river on mothers day???

when something like this happends it makes u slow down and love the ones that r close to u and to be more careful sorry this happend hope she gets better who ever started up the boat feels terrible but that is to be expected get well soon
by dusty burch
Sat May 12, 2012 11:30 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: The DD challenge for you A/C guy's
Replies: 44
Views: 2457

Re: The DD challenge for you A/C guy's

racing has changed over the years .....use to be it was who had a light hull and light rigging and a good motor ...........now it has changed to who can pay 30,000 for a race motor it is all about money not finding out who can build a motor or not I STILL THINK CAR MOTORS SHOULD STAY IN CAR AND AIRC...
by dusty burch
Tue May 08, 2012 10:24 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: HP?? 220/520 conversion Don Davis
Replies: 18
Views: 2270

Re: HP?? 220/520 conversion Don Davis

why not just buy a run out for 3500 to 4500 do a top end....... paint........ cerimacote the headers and push rod tubes and u will have a better motor by the time u spend 4000 and get it built then break the crank then still got to buy a bottom end so basically get something good and u will have a g...
by dusty burch
Mon May 07, 2012 10:32 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Lost rpms
Replies: 7
Views: 721

Re: Lost rpms

crank it up and have some body rev it up to around 1200 or so and grab the intake try to pull them off you might have a leak i have a 150 thats what was wrong with mine i got in a hurry and did not get the rubber hose on all the way if thats not it check your mag impulse spring ,fuel,mag blocks can ...
by dusty burch
Sat May 05, 2012 1:36 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Cage wire
Replies: 14
Views: 1379

Re: Cage wire

being CHEAP will cost u more in the end I never hear anybody ask how good can u build it it is always how cheap oh well
by dusty burch
Mon Apr 30, 2012 6:08 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Price of Fibergalss Hull
Replies: 9
Views: 1071

Re: Price of Fibergalss Hull

call jimmy white 352 481 5180 he has a mold dont know a price right off but being cheap will cost u more money u pay for what u get in the air boat industry cheap price usually no quality I wuold rather pay a little more for a hull or any thing if it is a good product I guess what I am getting at is...
by dusty burch
Fri Apr 27, 2012 10:30 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: IGSO-540 or Waterthunder 550hp LS3?
Replies: 67
Views: 4839

Re: IGSO-540 or Waterthunder 550hp LS3?

and do what drive it to his shop and wait a week and drive back and get it I guess that i left out when then engine was purchased everything was tuned and supposed to be right with no problems any way well got the carb after got the engine so it was never run and tuned properly oh well I dont have n...
by dusty burch
Fri Apr 27, 2012 10:04 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: My new boat build
Replies: 1
Views: 292

Re: My new boat build

he builds a good engine...... wade builds a very good hull thank god not another car motor boat
by dusty burch
Fri Apr 27, 2012 9:55 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: IGSO-540 or Waterthunder 550hp LS3?
Replies: 67
Views: 4839

Re: IGSO-540 or Waterthunder 550hp LS3?

the choice is simple for me get a aircraft motor one of my good friends bought a water thunder motor and still have a carb problem bad hesitation at 3000 rpm called dave he said try this try that tryed alot of stuff.............. he said everything is set ready to go............. all he said is bri...
by dusty burch
Fri Apr 27, 2012 10:20 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: GPU BACK FIRE
Replies: 20
Views: 954

Re: GPU BACK FIRE

power valve probably bad
by dusty burch
Fri Apr 27, 2012 10:13 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: IGSO-540 or Waterthunder 550hp LS3?
Replies: 67
Views: 4839

Re: IGSO-540 or Waterthunder 550hp LS3?

fl cracker wrote:Dave, that would be the ticket, hell I burn 25 gallons in 4 cylinder in a day running it hard!
dont think a v8 gets as good of gas mileage as a 4 cyl
by dusty burch
Fri Apr 27, 2012 10:10 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: IGSO-540 or Waterthunder 550hp LS3?
Replies: 67
Views: 4839

Re: IGSO-540 or Waterthunder 550hp LS3?

the choice is simple for me get a aircraft motor one of my good friends bought a water thunder motor and still have a carb problem bad hesitation at 3000 rpm called dave he said try this try that tryed alot of stuff.............. he said everything is set ready to go............. all he said is brin...
by dusty burch
Mon Apr 16, 2012 10:17 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: I need overhauled Continental 220 gpu jugs?
Replies: 13
Views: 1986

Re: I need overhauled Continental 220 gpu jugs?

throw them junk cylinders in the can get some aircraft cylinders and u will have a good motor then
by dusty burch
Sun Apr 15, 2012 10:20 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Looking for a race!!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 1443

Re: Looking for a race!!!!

A 24 blade this guy must be a lawyer or doctor................ millionaire I cant even afford to buy the blades much less the top fuel motor it takes to turn then
by dusty burch
Thu Mar 08, 2012 10:03 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: 660 cid 560 hp ac motor
Replies: 12
Views: 1393

Re: 660 cid 560 hp ac motor

there is a fish in that pond If that is the case I have a 450 hp 0540
by dusty burch
Tue Mar 06, 2012 3:59 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: 0540 or supercharged gearnose 480
Replies: 19
Views: 1618

Re: 0540 or supercharged gearnose 480

they burn twice the fuel as a 540 i dont care what anybody says I ve done one with air flow injection and its a power house but very thirsty
by dusty burch
Wed Feb 15, 2012 8:59 pm
Forum: High Performance Talk
Topic: NARA Race @ Devils Garden Mud Club is a GO!
Replies: 100
Views: 3240

Re: NARA Race @ Devils Garden Mud Club is a GO!

STOP BEING BITCHES AND GO! I'm tired of hearing all the whining. Its 45.00 , you would spend that on beer for a Saturday ride anyways. Suck it up, get your big girl panties on. atleast if u spend 45.00 on beer to go to the lake atleast u get something out of it I guess just as long as it is not a m...
by dusty burch
Tue Feb 14, 2012 10:03 pm
Forum: High Performance Talk
Topic: NARA Race @ Devils Garden Mud Club is a GO!
Replies: 100
Views: 3240

Re: NARA Race @ Devils Garden Mud Club is a GO!

for 45 dollars just to watch thats a little much they need to realize people dont have the money to pay but also love the sport if they lower the price they will make more money because it is more affordable and more people will come but if not WE CAN GO TO LOCHLOSSA AND RUN FOR FREE AND ITS FREE FO...
by dusty burch
Mon Feb 13, 2012 8:12 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: anybody good at setting up a continental injection system?
Replies: 12
Views: 750

Re: anybody good at setting up a continental injection syste

you might of got somebodys junk they tinkered with and did not know what the heck they were doing
by dusty burch
Sun Feb 05, 2012 11:44 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: stinger gearbox availbility
Replies: 95
Views: 5988

Re: stinger gearbox availbility

Ive been waiting since october and not even a phone call when Dan was there it was a lot better
by dusty burch
Sat Jan 28, 2012 10:34 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: bent crank
Replies: 4
Views: 1125

Re: bent crank

if u had it straighting spend a few bucks and get it dye checked for stress cracks
by dusty burch
Thu Jan 26, 2012 9:37 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Issue
Replies: 7
Views: 778

Re: Issue

i would bet either stuck t stat or air pocket
by dusty burch
Thu Jan 26, 2012 1:11 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Starter problems
Replies: 18
Views: 1006

Re: Starter problems

use a battery cable from battery and use a flex ground strap from engine to riggin

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