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by airjohn81
Sat Nov 23, 2013 10:30 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 7 cylinder
Replies: 12
Views: 1599

Re: 7 cylinder

I WANNA SE A VIDEO OF THE BAD MOFO FLYING AROUND!!!!!! :thumbleft:
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by airjohn81
Fri Nov 08, 2013 10:18 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: pitching tool
Replies: 17
Views: 1633

Re: pitching tool

x 10 hammerhead.. ive never used a pitching tool and have had "0" issues .. as long as you achieve the max rpm you want and all blades are in the exact same track your golden...I use a piece of stiff wife and vise clamp set first blade where I believe I want it and clamp wire to cage to tr...
by airjohn81
Thu Oct 24, 2013 3:25 pm
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: 4A032-4 Governor Removal question???
Replies: 5
Views: 1121

Re: 4A032-4 Governor Removal question???

I have an 084 that im building also... make a plate to block off where the gear went in to the cam gear an plug off the oil line... the governor runs off the cam gear an since it has moving parts it has to have lubrication... governor is not a pump... so get your feet warm again..lol :thumbleft: :ol...
by airjohn81
Sat Oct 19, 2013 12:31 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 084 moter worth
Replies: 2
Views: 416

Re: 084 moter worth

are you looking to sell it???
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by airjohn81
Tue Oct 01, 2013 9:20 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 4AO84 continetal(teledyne) build
Replies: 3
Views: 631

Re: 4AO84 continetal(teledyne) build

10x6 kinda low sided.. motor should come out to about 115lbs

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by airjohn81
Tue Oct 01, 2013 12:28 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 4AO84 continetal(teledyne) build
Replies: 3
Views: 631

Re: 4AO84 continetal(teledyne) build

this is the hull its going on http://www.southernairboat.com/photopost/data/500/medium/IMAG00382.jpg http://www.southernairboat.com/photopost/data/500/medium/IMAG00523.jpg like i said the hull is extreamly light.. one person can pick it up.. oh and its going to be dd w same prop but repitched.. same...
by airjohn81
Tue Oct 01, 2013 12:21 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 4AO84 continetal(teledyne) build
Replies: 3
Views: 631

4AO84 continetal(teledyne) build

got most of the parts together so figured i would post the build of this lil guy.. this project is to repower my 10x6 ultra light baby gore hull that currently has a 202cc(24hp) 2 smoke paraglide motor w 2.6 belt drive 3blade 59" ultra prop.. she ran great about 27ish mph w 2 people.. could run...
by airjohn81
Sat Sep 28, 2013 2:31 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: max rpm question (update)
Replies: 14
Views: 1294

Re: max rpm question (update)

srry to chime in late.. but got the max rpm (engine) just over 4900 on trailer an a tad over 5000 on the water an holy sheit she is a new boat.. blades are 82" I believe.. an runs ground w ease.. can even stop shut down and hit it with some rudder shaking an breaks loose... never had a problem ...
by airjohn81
Tue Sep 24, 2013 9:47 pm
Forum: Airboat Safety
Topic: SUNK.
Replies: 625
Views: 54469

Re: SUNK.

What is the link for donations?? On a budget but will kick in what I can..
by airjohn81
Mon Sep 23, 2013 7:25 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: T-STAT OR NO T- STAT THAT IS THE QUESTION??
Replies: 17
Views: 1422

Re: T-STAT OR NO T- STAT THAT IS THE QUESTION??

As always this site rocks... An with the opinions stated here explains alot about the various temps while running... I think I'm gunna go w the restrictor or gutted t-stat.. Thanks guys!! Will post results when I get her together..
by airjohn81
Mon Sep 23, 2013 4:41 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: T-STAT OR NO T- STAT THAT IS THE QUESTION??
Replies: 17
Views: 1422

T-STAT OR NO T- STAT THAT IS THE QUESTION??

ok... took boat out (454 bbc) ran for a while an noticed the temp skyrocketing.. looked back at coolant was spraying from a small hole in radiator.. so after removing radiator decided to replace t-stat hoses ect... remover t-stat housing to find no t-stat??? operating temp was always 150ish(seems a ...
by airjohn81
Wed Sep 11, 2013 8:54 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: max rpm question (update)
Replies: 14
Views: 1294

Re: max rpm question (update)

What ratio should it be??
by airjohn81
Wed Sep 11, 2013 8:45 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: max rpm question (update)
Replies: 14
Views: 1294

Re: max rpm question

Soooo... The hole reason I started messin w the pitch is because I was gettin a random vibration when gettin hard on the throttle... Prop is pitched perfect.. Did the zip tie trick.. Took it out ran like a demon an then bam.. Started happening again... I'm convinced its possibly fuel issue and time ...
by airjohn81
Wed Sep 11, 2013 10:03 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: max rpm question (update)
Replies: 14
Views: 1294

Re: max rpm question

Its a stinger 2.09 to 1.... I'm seeing your point... Gunna run her this afternoon an see what the total push is like... Will post results .. Thanks guys
by airjohn81
Tue Sep 10, 2013 5:29 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: max rpm question (update)
Replies: 14
Views: 1294

max rpm question (update)

have a 454bbc 450hp( im pretty sure) and 3 blade ww stump puller.. Had an issue an found out 1 blade was not set to the same mark as other 2... called ww an set pitch to 20 an wot was only 4300rpm cruise about 2800 3000 ish.. set the blades to 17 degrees and got 5000 rpm wot and now cruise speed is ...
by airjohn81
Tue Aug 27, 2013 1:41 pm
Forum: Georgia Airboaters
Topic: JUST FINISHED MY NEW BOAT!!!
Replies: 27
Views: 5460

Re: JUST FINISHED MY NEW BOAT!!!

DAAAAUM... YOU HAVE A TRUE TALENT FOR SURE!!!!! keep us posted curious to see how she runs!!!! i just started my build w a 10 x 6 gore an a ao84 teledyne.. that sure is a fine work of art you created!!! :salute:
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by airjohn81
Tue Aug 27, 2013 1:41 pm
Forum: Georgia Airboaters
Topic: JUST FINISHED MY NEW BOAT!!!
Replies: 27
Views: 5460

Re: JUST FINISHED MY NEW BOAT!!!

DAAAAUM... YOU HAVE A TRUE TALENT FOR SURE!!!!! keep us posted curious to see how she runs!!!! i just started my build w a 10 x 6 gore an a ao84 teledyne.. that sure is a fine work of art you created!!! :salute:
:old_glory: :florida: :rebel:
by airjohn81
Fri Aug 23, 2013 1:40 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: ignition question??
Replies: 2
Views: 349

Re: ignition question??

Thank you sir... I figured as much.. :salute:
by airjohn81
Fri Aug 23, 2013 11:13 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: ignition question??
Replies: 2
Views: 349

ignition question??

im new to the a/c world an building a 4ao84 continetal( teledyne) for my mini... question is does a slick magneto have to have power to it or is the wire coming off it just for shut off ?? there is a stator behind the front engine pully w a plug coming off it an this is why im confused... thanks guy...
by airjohn81
Wed Aug 14, 2013 1:01 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Hamant boat playing with a log!
Replies: 25
Views: 3624

Re: Hamant boat playing with a log!

that was awesome.. :lol: :lol: :cheers:
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by airjohn81
Wed Aug 14, 2013 12:19 pm
Forum: Airboat Safety
Topic: hill climb fail
Replies: 11
Views: 3438

Re: hill climb fail

:happy1: let the comments begin..lol
by airjohn81
Wed Aug 07, 2013 4:41 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Impala Arriving at Old Glory
Replies: 7
Views: 1527

Re: Impala Arriving at Old Glory

awesome videos.. i saw the one of the kid feeding freedom frogs... hell id even be scared to do that...lol :thumbleft:
you guys have me jealous here in hillsbrough..lmao :salute:
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by airjohn81
Tue Aug 06, 2013 6:10 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: WELL SO MUCH FOR THE NEW ENGINE
Replies: 37
Views: 4351

Re: WELL SO MUCH FOR THE NEW ENGINE

Prayers sent from us in Hillsborough... Thank.god your alive !!! Hope for a speedy recovery an justice for the low life sob that did this.. Sux after all you went through gettin that motor together.
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by airjohn81
Thu Aug 01, 2013 2:57 pm
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: 4AO84 prop hub/adapter
Replies: 2
Views: 1139

4AO84 prop hub/adapter

just looking to see if anyone has a prop hub for a 4ao84teledyne/continental laying around that they would like to sell for a good price?? finally committed to a repower plant for my mini.. thanks in advanced :salute:
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by airjohn81
Mon Jul 29, 2013 1:48 pm
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: reduction for 2500 cc Subaru
Replies: 5
Views: 1122

Re: reduction for 2500 cc Subaru

arrow props or just look up psru's on the internet or you can get one of my VW belt drives and change the mounting holes .. but none of them are cheap or free How much are your vw reductions??? in the process of building a 1600cc that was going to be dd on a ultra light 10x6 baby gore hull :old_glo...

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