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by riverrat1
Wed Nov 19, 2014 9:05 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 520 Rods
Replies: 6
Views: 969

Re: 520 Rods

I got crank and rods together rods were still on the crank.
by riverrat1
Wed Nov 19, 2014 8:41 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Boeing out cases
Replies: 5
Views: 1210

Re: Boeing out cases

Thanks Gary for your help still getting things together , blew the crank out of a fresh rebuilt 520 of course the company that built it wouldn't stand behind it , bought a new case it was a 470 didn't see that coming .
by riverrat1
Wed Nov 19, 2014 8:34 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 520 Rods
Replies: 6
Views: 969

520 Rods

So rebuilding my 520 replacing the rods , the one's I got are larger than my old one's , is this going to reduce my rev's and acceleration , it would make a big difference in the car motors I have built .
by riverrat1
Thu Nov 06, 2014 4:52 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Boeing out cases
Replies: 5
Views: 1210

Re: Boeing out cases

You guys are rough, yes it would be better to bore them. Found out a price. Thanks
by riverrat1
Thu Nov 06, 2014 11:51 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Boeing out cases
Replies: 5
Views: 1210

Boeing out cases

Anyone have a price on boreing out cases.
by riverrat1
Mon Nov 03, 2014 7:08 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: My Cont 220 GPU Getting Hot... Rookie needs help!
Replies: 28
Views: 4243

Re: My Cont 220 GPU Getting Hot... Rookie needs help!

Dude glad you got it figured out , I myself ran a GPU 220 for 10 years it had blow by I carried a gal of oil all the time , if you get low on oil it will run hot , another thing you are running way to big of a carb , find some one to fix a holly 500 2 barrel for you , there is a few mods that needs ...
by riverrat1
Sat Oct 11, 2014 6:30 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: what is a stock cameshaft
Replies: 7
Views: 1506

Re: what is a stock cameshaft

I'm staying with the 520 cam thanks guy's hope to be back on the water soon Ride and Slide safe .
by riverrat1
Sat Oct 04, 2014 12:39 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Camshaft in 520
Replies: 5
Views: 1214

Re: Camshaft in 520

So what you are saying the TSIO cam has to be for a sandcast no inter change .
by riverrat1
Sat Oct 04, 2014 8:42 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Camshaft in 520
Replies: 5
Views: 1214

Re: Camshaft in 520

I don't think he has what I need and I might understand a little more than them.
by riverrat1
Fri Oct 03, 2014 5:09 pm
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Camshaft in 520
Replies: 5
Views: 1214

Camshaft in 520

Ok what is the difference in camshafts in the Continental 520 , in cars they go buy lift and duration , So the question the 0-520 and the IO-520 TSIO-520 and the GTSIO-520 do all of them inter change or is there a difference . or if there is someone that has a site that can help . Thanks
by riverrat1
Wed Oct 01, 2014 10:01 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Jimmy White hulls
Replies: 17
Views: 4714

Re: Jimmy White hulls

I am going to give him a call , I am in Citrus co. Crystal River where is he located , I think my river master is a 98 built by couldn't say .
by riverrat1
Tue Sep 30, 2014 7:51 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Jimmy White hulls
Replies: 17
Views: 4714

Re: Jimmy White hulls

The boat ran great until the crank broke it would go where you pointed it , I ran a 72" Q 2 blade set on 3 and it was bad a$$ .
by riverrat1
Tue Sep 30, 2014 7:32 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Jimmy White hulls
Replies: 17
Views: 4714

Jimmy White hulls

Who out there can tell me a little about a 13' Jimmy White hulls , I have a River Master 13' that will be up for sale soon I have always ran River Master just need a change , so if interested in a hull with good polymer good stringers get with me , and I'm really leaning to Jimmy White I will be run...
by riverrat1
Sun Sep 28, 2014 8:16 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 0520 with gear reduction
Replies: 0
Views: 836

0520 with gear reduction

So I have seen a few with a gear reduction hanging of the back what is this why not just get a good 480 or 520 or 540
by riverrat1
Sun Sep 28, 2014 8:03 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: what is a stock cameshaft
Replies: 7
Views: 1506

Re: what is a stock cameshaft

Thanks for the help having to rebuild mine broke a crank at less than 50hr. Will be going to fuel injection hope it works out. Be sliding around soon at pots see you.
by riverrat1
Sun Sep 28, 2014 3:25 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: what is a stock cameshaft
Replies: 7
Views: 1506

what is a stock cameshaft

What would be a better cam for a 520 than stock and how much
by riverrat1
Sun Sep 21, 2014 1:23 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Getting closer
Replies: 0
Views: 622

Getting closer

Boats painted need to put it back together , just need Bobby to put the magic touch and repair the damage that one of the big builders of Central Florida well just think about it.
by riverrat1
Sat Sep 20, 2014 7:27 pm
Forum: Georgia Airboaters
Topic: I need to ride
Replies: 10
Views: 3458

Re: I need to ride

Come to FL. YOU CAN RIDE EVER DAY AND WEEKENDS.
by riverrat1
Tue Sep 09, 2014 10:07 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Volt Gauge
Replies: 5
Views: 812

Re: Volt Gauge

so you can also go to your battery switch , to your alternator and from your switch to the volt meter . I think that's right .
by riverrat1
Mon Sep 01, 2014 6:22 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: Painting inside the hull
Replies: 4
Views: 1151

Painting inside the hull

So can anyone out there have any suggestions on what kind of paint.
by riverrat1
Tue Aug 26, 2014 8:27 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: GPU/520 conversion carb setup
Replies: 29
Views: 3647

Re: GPU/520 conversion carb setup

Looks like you are running a 4 barrel you need a 2 barrel 500 it's the only one too use I have ran them for years
by riverrat1
Mon Aug 25, 2014 4:06 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: I'll never top today's ride
Replies: 27
Views: 3434

Re: I'll never top today's ride

To this day I will think about and see my son coming into camp with a buck on the back of the the ATV first time hunting and it brings a smile to my face. To do something like what you did is a beautiful and careing thing sometime when you are having a bad day you will remember That smile on her fac...
by riverrat1
Sun Aug 24, 2014 4:26 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: GPU/520 conversion carb setup
Replies: 29
Views: 3647

Re: GPU/520 conversion carb setup

I put mine under the seat took the seat just fit with a medium regular air cleaner works fine. But going to try fuel injection. A 500 is plenty for a 520 did great on mine. Good luck
by riverrat1
Fri Aug 22, 2014 3:20 pm
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: Wood Prop Question
Replies: 28
Views: 4405

Re: Wood Prop Question

I had a 72 32 paddle prop it pushed as hard as most composite props very good prop and it was on a 15' boat with a gpu on it .
by riverrat1
Fri Aug 22, 2014 2:44 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: enough power for a deckover?
Replies: 24
Views: 4375

Re: enough power for a deckover?

I had a gpu on a 15' river master and it would run ground fine green grass it was rough, just get A good one. You can always put 470 jugs on it. The ground power is a good motor.

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