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by airjohn81
Wed Oct 22, 2014 2:14 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: OPINIONS would a 4.3 dd work on this hull
Replies: 10
Views: 2483

OPINIONS would a 4.3 dd work on this hull

http://www.southernairboat.com/photopost/data/500/medium/10501601_696615487077882_4071205439432064281_n.jpg http://www.southernairboat.com/photopost/data/508/medium/10468076_870872489593875_4049692153279722441_n.jpg it currently has the Teledyne/ continental 4ao84 4cyl on it.. it is a 10 x 6 baby g...
by airjohn81
Mon Aug 11, 2014 12:15 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Can anyone identify what I have got?
Replies: 21
Views: 3229

Re: Can anyone identify what I have got?

looks to me like 2 ivo props but im at a loss on the drive unit :dontknow:
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by airjohn81
Mon Aug 04, 2014 3:34 pm
Forum: High Performance Talk
Topic: Too Many Horses
Replies: 76
Views: 10182

Re: Too Many Horses

i still want to see a video of that fire breathing beast in action on water(or shall i say hovering across the water) :lol: glad you an your boat is ok!!!! :thumbleft:
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by airjohn81
Mon Aug 04, 2014 1:54 pm
Forum: Louisiana Airboaters
Topic: PIG HUNTING
Replies: 24
Views: 8731

Re: PIG HUNTING

NOW THAT'S MY KIND OF PARTY !!!! but my mini would never hang on that terrain!!!!! :lol: :lol:
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by airjohn81
Sat Jul 19, 2014 1:53 pm
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: New Forward Swept WhirlWind Propeller Blade
Replies: 49
Views: 11052

Re: New Forward Swept WhirlWind Propeller Blade

what is the advantage of the forward sweep??? im still new to all this prop stuff...lol
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by airjohn81
Wed Jul 09, 2014 12:29 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: awesome deal on craigslist
Replies: 10
Views: 1779

Re: awesome deal on craigslist

looks like an industrial fan with a horizontal shaft engine mounted.. WOW.. i call that a presidential ingenuity :lol: :lol:
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by airjohn81
Thu Jun 12, 2014 9:23 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Prayer Request for Big Gobbler / Danny Brantley
Replies: 37
Views: 3514

Re: Prayer Request for Big Gobbler / Danny Brantley

wow!! .. prayers sent for him, family , an friends !!! :salute:
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by airjohn81
Fri May 30, 2014 1:15 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Angel's Airboats Fire Breathing Dragon
Replies: 32
Views: 6071

Re: Angel's Airboats Fire Breathing Dragon

:shock: holy sheit son!!!! that is a beast for sure.. 6 falcons??? damn i want a ride on that boat... :thumbleft: definitely a fire breathing dragon!!!!
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by airjohn81
Fri May 16, 2014 4:09 pm
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: porpoising question HELP!!!!!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 2243

Re: porpoising question HELP!!!!!!!

someone also told me that if where the bottom meets the transom is rounded an NOT a sharp edge it will porpoise no matter what i do??? has anyone experienced this before... sorry to be buggin just cant figure this out!!!! thanks , dave
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by airjohn81
Fri May 16, 2014 10:22 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: porpoising question HELP!!!!!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 2243

Re: porpoising question HELP!!!!!!!

that was what i was thinking ..but.. it rode the nose like hell on the mud flat.. ?? so it bucking on the water i need to bring nose down?? but rides nose in skinny water?? there are no low spots on the bottom.. i can move the seat stand back a couplle inches would that help???? thanks , dave :old_g...
by airjohn81
Fri May 16, 2014 9:54 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: porpoising question HELP!!!!!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 2243

Re: porpoising question HELP!!!!!!!

it was originally half bubble high in back but bucked like hell... maybe to much weight forward?? thanks dave
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by airjohn81
Fri May 16, 2014 9:46 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: porpoising question HELP!!!!!!!
Replies: 9
Views: 2243

porpoising question HELP!!!!!!!

bought a new 10x6 baby gore hull the other day to replace my old beat to sheit old one with an 084 teledyne motor on it... old one ran great slight porpoise at 38 +mph... new hull has bow deck an the old one diodn't other than that exactly the same.. switch everything over yesterday an shes a buckin...
by airjohn81
Thu May 01, 2014 3:59 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Teledyne 4v65D
Replies: 19
Views: 1581

Re: Teledyne 4v65D

the correct engine id is teledyne/wisconsin v465d here is a link to the specs and dyno sheet http://www.wisconsinmotors.com/product/1 here is the dyno sheet on it 65hp@ 3000 136ftlbs @1600 but weighs in at 530lbs :shock: http://southernairboat.com/photopost/data/500/V465D.png still an interesting li...
by airjohn81
Thu May 01, 2014 3:30 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Teledyne 4v65D
Replies: 19
Views: 1581

Re: Teledyne 4v65D

whats the specs on those... ive built 3 4ao84's w different carbs on ported heads an get impressive numbers out of the lil guys... an they are a beast of a lil motor... I MUST HAVE ONE OF THESE.. lol how much??? please pm me with any info at your earliest convience thanks , david :old_glory: :florid...
by airjohn81
Tue Apr 29, 2014 5:16 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: distance between rudders
Replies: 6
Views: 788

Re: distance between rudders

Whitebear wrote:Smuggler's formula has proved right.

"Length of prop divided by 2 minus 10= rudder spacing"
worked like a charm on mine!!!! :thumbleft:
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by airjohn81
Tue Apr 29, 2014 2:36 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Ride the Brazos with SHO-NUF
Replies: 18
Views: 2387

Re: Ride the Brazos with SHO-NUF

thats it... im loading up after work an going sliding!!!!!!!!! :lol:
freaking great videos!!!!!! looks like some great riding!!!
slide safe friends!!!!! :thumbleft: :texas:
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by airjohn81
Fri Apr 25, 2014 11:25 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Hope this isn't a dumb question.
Replies: 7
Views: 895

Re: Hope this isn't a dumb question.

mines been on the driveway for about 2 weeks now so we will both will find out.. :lol: but as long as its on a flat surface i would think your good :thumbleft:
an no question is stupid in my opinion but OTHERS will definitely disagree.... :slap:
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by airjohn81
Sat Apr 19, 2014 9:48 am
Forum: High Performance Talk
Topic: Newest Creation from Angels Airboats
Replies: 178
Views: 16325

Re: Newest Creation from Angels Airboats

HATERS GUNNA HATE :violent1: :stirpot:
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by airjohn81
Fri Apr 18, 2014 3:35 pm
Forum: High Performance Talk
Topic: Newest Creation from Angels Airboats
Replies: 178
Views: 16325

Re: Newest Creation from Angels Airboats

wonder if that would fit on my 10' mini :lol: :slap: seriously though that is bad ass !!!!! got to get some video of that beast running posted.. wow O_o
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by airjohn81
Wed Apr 16, 2014 1:07 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: does anyone know this story.. 2insane airboat sunk
Replies: 49
Views: 5073

does anyone know this story.. 2insane airboat sunk

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saw this today an was wondering if anyone knew what happend .... just curious .. thought that boat was pretty bad azz when i saw it
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by airjohn81
Wed Apr 09, 2014 5:14 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Teledyne 4v65D
Replies: 19
Views: 1581

Re: Teledyne 4v65A

got my attention... id be interested in one myself :old_glory: :florida: :rebel:
by airjohn81
Thu Apr 03, 2014 3:46 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: cntry141 RIP
Replies: 83
Views: 7236

Re: cntry141 RIP

didnt know him personally but he has pm'd me alot of great info an pointers through out my builds... wow wolud have loved to meet him in person!! was one hell of a guy over the phone .. slide safe my friend an look forward to shaking your hand in heaven's swamps!!!!!! :salute: :old_glory: :florida: ...
by airjohn81
Sat Mar 22, 2014 12:44 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Floral city boat opinions
Replies: 13
Views: 1888

Re: Floral city boat opinions

my bosses 18x8 floral city boat is great in deep water, hell even ride tampa bay with it in swells bow fishing.... but is not a dry runner w the carb 454 bbc ,2.03 to 1, 3 blade ww stump puller.... if powered right i dont see why you couldnt make a hill runner out of it... but real comfortable boat ...
by airjohn81
Tue Mar 11, 2014 4:37 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Ride along video with Wild Bill and Helms.
Replies: 36
Views: 3458

Re: Ride along video with Wild Bill and Helms.

the video of the red dm boat is on airboat addicts face bok page.... one hell of a ride...
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by airjohn81
Tue Mar 11, 2014 3:42 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Ride along video with Wild Bill and Helms.
Replies: 36
Views: 3458

Re: Ride along video with Wild Bill and Helms.

holy sheit :shock: thats hauling ass an burnin gas for sure... damn it man :thumbleft:
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