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- Thu Jun 07, 2012 6:31 am
- Forum: Mini-Airboats
- Topic: building airjohn, not enough thrust??
- Replies: 6
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I have built a couple air johns from 14 footers and found using a red drive or some kind of belt an pully reduction drive works best... Direct drive you need bigger HP motor but still won't be able to use all the power the motor has to offer w out a reduction drive .. I currently have a paraglide mo...
- Wed Jun 06, 2012 7:22 pm
- Forum: Automotive Power Only
- Topic: 69 dodge 383 bb for dd need opinions??
- Replies: 10
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I've recently acquired a 69 dodge 383 bb in really good rebuildable condition.. I'm trying to build my first direct drive airboat and wondering what Yall think and if anyone has done this before.. also if anyone knows cam options to achieve the most usable torque and HP within a 3000 rpm limit.. I'm...
- Mon Jun 04, 2012 10:21 pm
- Forum: Airboat Tech
- Topic: 12' combee w brand new poly wanting to go dd.. please help
- Replies: 3
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http://www.southernairboat.com/photopost/showfull.php?photo=69552 It looks a little rough but stringers are new.. new polymer.. just needs sanding And paint.... But waiting to go dd small block and need ideas(hence the profile.pic)... Motor, prop, Rigging,... Not expecting a hill runner but want to ...
http://www.southernairboat.com/photopost/showfull.php?photo=69552 I acquired this hull the other day with a home built title... Has brand spanning new polymer and hardware... Stringers are perfect and no leaks... Thinking of a dd setup but still up in the air...what would be some Good combos for thi...
- Fri May 25, 2012 3:06 pm
- Forum: Airboat Tech
- Topic: Do I have the right teleflex cable??? please help
- Replies: 9
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Well a great friend of mine bought a 18' floral city boat a few months ago and the boat is amazing!!!!!! We have noticed that the throw on the steering stick doesn't seem right ... The boat only makes a sharp right turn and a extreamly wide left turn... Even turning to the right doesn't seem right c...
- Fri May 11, 2012 11:39 am
- Forum: Airboat Talk
- Topic: Show off your ride!! Lets see what your sliding around on..
- Replies: 526
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http://www.southernairboat.com/photopost/data/500/medium/IMAG0287.jpg http://www.southernairboat.com/photopost/data/500/medium/IMAG0298.jpg http://www.southernairboat.com/photopost/data/500/medium/IMAG0289.jpg http://www.southernairboat.com/photopost/data/500/medium/IMAG0264.jpg The airjohn!! 14x4 ...