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by riverrat1
Tue Nov 26, 2013 6:48 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Deck over
Replies: 20
Views: 2879

Deck over

Hay I am looking for a 13' nice deck over that I can put my O-520 on , I have a 13' rivermaster just would like to try out a deck over for a while , I am not looking to spend 10 grand but someone has one that would like to change also . you can call me at my cell 727-470-1823 my name is Steve .
by riverrat1
Sat Nov 23, 2013 8:22 am
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: New Sensenich NGQ
Replies: 51
Views: 6531

Re: New Sensenich NGQ

So what about a O-520 72 or74 ? I have Q 72 i think i will change the blades to NGQ alot of money just for blades maybe I will just get the whole setup . What size do I get . to bad you cannot try them out first .
by riverrat1
Wed Nov 20, 2013 7:30 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Cage building
Replies: 4
Views: 1278

Cage building

I am looking for someone in the Citrus co. area to build a stainless cage if i have the piping , I just don't weld that good anymore and I hate splatter . :rebel:
by riverrat1
Tue Nov 19, 2013 2:07 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: prop
Replies: 2
Views: 306

prop

I have a io-520 running a 72" q series prop is it to small .
by riverrat1
Mon Nov 18, 2013 9:45 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Porpoise
Replies: 5
Views: 971

Re: Porpoise

Thats what I had before a 15' river master great boat with a GPU ran great .
by riverrat1
Mon Nov 18, 2013 6:20 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Porpoise
Replies: 5
Views: 971

Re: Porpoise

The boat is a rivermaster
by riverrat1
Mon Nov 18, 2013 6:19 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Porpoise
Replies: 5
Views: 971

Re: Porpoise

The boat is fiberglass , and someone put a jack system in it to straighten the bottom . my other boat i had did not porpoise at all and I replaced the polmar and it started to porpoise , go figure ,got to do something I do not like trim plates . do you think shiming the motor in the front would do s...
by riverrat1
Mon Nov 18, 2013 4:32 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Porpoise
Replies: 5
Views: 971

Porpoise

Ok so what really makes a airboat porpoise ? and how to stop it without a trim tab .
by riverrat1
Tue Nov 12, 2013 2:46 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: IO-520
Replies: 3
Views: 454

Re: IO-520

Thanks Jay good talking to you thanks for the info . If you can shoot me me JC # 727-470-1823
by riverrat1
Tue Nov 12, 2013 1:43 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: IO-520
Replies: 3
Views: 454

IO-520

What do you think about putting fuel injection on my I0-520 and take off the carb . Is someone out there running the fuel injection .
by riverrat1
Sun Nov 10, 2013 8:55 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Air cleaner for 0-520
Replies: 8
Views: 776

Re: Air cleaner for 0-520

Speed wheelie Do you have the KN filters ? that is the type on it .
by riverrat1
Sat Nov 09, 2013 9:40 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Air cleaner for 0-520
Replies: 8
Views: 776

Air cleaner for 0-520

Can someone tell me where to get air cleaner for 0-520 , It's for a up draft carb .
by riverrat1
Tue Nov 05, 2013 6:20 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Tach
Replies: 6
Views: 843

Re: Tach

Thanks for his #
by riverrat1
Tue Nov 05, 2013 8:46 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Tach
Replies: 6
Views: 843

Re: Tach

Thanks for the info , do you have the # for the person in plant city . So is this the way it is on all 520 or do I have a mess . Just never seen this but this is my first 520
by riverrat1
Mon Nov 04, 2013 6:27 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Tach
Replies: 6
Views: 843

Tach

My tach on my 0-520 is manual drive , I am confused on this , It will not work at all unless I keep what I have no idea what it is , connected to the tach . it screws into the tach and the tach cable into it . it looks to be like a little gear box of some kind on a 90 degree angle . what the hell is...
by riverrat1
Thu Oct 17, 2013 2:53 pm
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: Prop
Replies: 4
Views: 551

Re: Prop

It has a water walker on it just all around riding , my other boat I had a whirlwind 72" worked good .
by riverrat1
Thu Oct 17, 2013 2:38 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: prop
Replies: 2
Views: 570

prop

Best wrap drive prop for a 0-520
by riverrat1
Thu Oct 17, 2013 2:33 pm
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: Prop
Replies: 4
Views: 551

Prop

What would you say the best wrap drive prop for a 0-520 or I should say what prop works the best .
by riverrat1
Sat Oct 12, 2013 4:25 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: 0-480 supercharged
Replies: 8
Views: 756

Re: 0-480 supercharged

Tony it's like saying what motor is better a 396 big block or a 402 big block , my last car was a plymonth 340 stroked to a 391 . You don't see to many 0-480 where im at .
by riverrat1
Sat Oct 12, 2013 4:15 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: 0-480 supercharged
Replies: 8
Views: 756

Re: 0-480 supercharged

Tony I have had a lot of airboats just not this motor from what I understand they will run hot , kind like a chevy man going to a dodge just trying to find out little things about them like a blonde to a red head . Trust me I have been around a lot of hot rods .
by riverrat1
Sat Oct 12, 2013 4:05 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: 12' deck over deep water yes or no .
Replies: 5
Views: 1016

Re: 12' deck over deep water yes or no .

The boat I am thinking of getting is a 04 Hamant deck over with a 0480 SC , I am use to my 15' river master with a GPU never a problem , just always wanted a 0-480 supercharger motor . just think this could be a mistake .
by riverrat1
Sat Oct 12, 2013 3:58 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: 0-480 supercharged
Replies: 8
Views: 756

Re: 0-480 supercharged

It is going on a Hamant 12' full deck over , are they a good motor or is a 540 a better choice .
by riverrat1
Sat Oct 12, 2013 12:22 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: 12' deck over deep water yes or no .
Replies: 5
Views: 1016

12' deck over deep water yes or no .

Thinking of getting my first deck over 12' alum. airboat sits low how are they in deep water .
by riverrat1
Sat Oct 12, 2013 12:17 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: 0-480 supercharged
Replies: 8
Views: 756

0-480 supercharged

So who can tell me if a 0-480 is a good choice for my boat.

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