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by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 10:27 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: which engine with this boat and prop
Replies: 18
Views: 1415

Re: which engine with this boat and prop

AS A BEGINNER AND WHO WANTS TO RUN CARMOTORS I WOULD SUGGEST A SMALL BLOCK 350 V8 SET UP AS DIRECT DRIVE...WHICH IS WHERE THE PROP BOLTS RIGHT TO THE MOTOR USING A PROP ADAPTER THAT'S MADE FOR THE PROP.THAT YOU'RE USING ..THE MOTORS ARE EASY TO WORK ON AND PROBABLY WAY LIGHTER THAN A MOTOR COMING OU...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 6:45 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?
Replies: 45
Views: 2434

Re: ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?

Hey " HOGDOGGING " That new boat of yours did you happen to buy it from guy named Keith from Ft.Lauderdale, The hull looks exactly like my old one that i sold him...When i sold it to him it was a non painted aluminum hull on a bright orange trailer with black carpeted boards...Just wondering if that...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 6:31 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?
Replies: 45
Views: 2434

Re: ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?

THATS WHAT I'M TALKING ABOUT !!! :P I WOULD LOVE TO RUN HARD ALL DAY WITH FUEL LEFT IN THE TANK WHEN I GET HOME... MY DECISION WILL BE BETWEEN BOTH THE 0-360 AND OR THE 0-470 ON LIKE A 12'X13'X7" COTTON MOUTH,RIVER MASTER,GILILEO,BANDIT HULL...WITH A 5 BLADE WARP DRIVE OR A 2 BLADE WHISPER TIP OR 2 ...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 6:05 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?
Replies: 45
Views: 2434

Re: ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?

I'M JUST TRYING TO FIND THE CHEAPEST,EFFICIENT SETUP TO RUN THAT I WOULD ENJOY AND NOT HAVE TO WORK ON EVERYTIME I TAKE IT OUT...I DON'T NEED TO DO A 100 MPH BUT I WOULD LIKE TO HAVE SOME FUN AND THE POWER TO DO SO...MY STEPDAD HAD AN 0470 ON HIS 13X7 COTTONMOUTH WITH A 5 BLADE WARP DRIVE WITH A SIN...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 5:58 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?
Replies: 45
Views: 2434

Re: ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?

YEA I HEARD THEY'RE GREAT MOTORS...SO BASICALLY GO WITH A 12' AND MAKE IT A REAR DRIVER, I WOULD HAVE TO MAKE IT A 2 SEATER FOR THE OL' LADY TO RIDE ON SO A FRONT PASSENGER REAR DRIVER...DO YOU HAVE ANY PROP SUGGESTIONS THAT WOULD WORK BEST FOR AN 0360 I WONDER HOW A 2 BLADE WHISPER TIP OR A 5 BLADE...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 5:44 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?
Replies: 45
Views: 2434

Re: ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?

I'M REALLY JUST TRYING TO FIGURE OUT WHAT MOTOR BE IT A 4-6 CYLINDER LYCOMING WOULD BE THE BEST PERFORMING ON A 12-13' GLASS BOAT AND WHAT MOTOR WOULD BE THE CHEAPEST,FUEL EFFICIENT AND HAVE PLENTY OF POWER TO PUSH 2-3 PEOPLE AND STILL BE CHEAP ON THE WALLET...AND WHAT PROP WOULD WORK THE BEST FOR I...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 5:38 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?
Replies: 45
Views: 2434

Re: ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?

THE REASON I ASKED IS BECAUSE MY GRAND FATHER SAID THE MOTOR HE HAD WAS AN ANGLE VALVE 200 LYCOMING AND HAD IT ON A 11X7 TAYLOR HULL WITH A WOOD PROP AND I REMEMBER THAT THING BEING A BEAST WHEN I USE TO RIDE WITH HIM WHEN I WAS YOUNGER...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 5:36 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?
Replies: 45
Views: 2434

Re: ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?

I GUESS... IS THAT WHAT AN ANGLE VALVE IS CONSIDERED AN 0-360 ??? IF SO THEN YES THATS WHAT I'M TALKING ABOUT...I NEVER KNEW WHAT THE MOTOR SPEC WAS I JUST FIGURED 0-200...IF ITS AN 0-360 THAT I'M TALKING ABOUT ARE THEY DECENT MOTORS???
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 5:21 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?
Replies: 45
Views: 2434

ANGLE VALVE 0-200 HORSEPOWER?

WOULD ANY OF YALL KNOW THE APPROXIMATE HORSE POWER THAT AN O-200 ANGLE VALVE PRODUCES? AND HOW DO THEY PERFORM ON LIKE A 12-13'X7" GLASS BOAT WITH A 2 SEAT SET UP AND WHAT WOULD BE A GOOD PROP SETUP FOR ONE?WARP DRIVE,WOOD,2-3 BLADE COMPOSITE ??? JUST TRYING TO GATHER SOME INFO BECAUSE I'VE BEEN THI...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 5:14 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: THE 4 STEPS A NEW CARMOTOR OWNER GOES THRU AFTER BUYIN ONE.
Replies: 68
Views: 2813

Re: THE 4 STEPS A NEW CARMOTOR OWNER GOES THRU AFTER BUYIN ONE.

YOU'RE RIGHT DUSTY...I WAS JUST BUSTIN SOME BALLZ...OPINIONS ARE LIKE AZZ HOLES AND WE ALL HAVE ONE...FUNNY THING IS I WOULD PROBABLY OWN AN A/C BOAT IF I HAD THE MONEY AND IF I DID I WOULD HAVE BOTH A C/M AND A/C BOAT TO PLAY ON BOTH SIDE OF THE TEAMS :wink: I KNOW MORE ABOUT CARMOTORS AND WOULD KN...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 3:57 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: THE 4 STEPS A NEW CARMOTOR OWNER GOES THRU AFTER BUYIN ONE.
Replies: 68
Views: 2813

Re: THE 4 STEPS A NEW CARMOTOR OWNER GOES THRU AFTER BUYIN ONE.

HEY YALL A/C GUYS LOOKEY HERE A SO CALLED " WATER PUMPER BOAT " PULLING A BROKE DOWN A/C BOAT ON DRY GROUND :D !!! LOOKS TO ME LIKE THE ONLY BOAT THAT HAS ENOUGH POWER TO DO THIS WOULD HAVE TO BE A C/M BOAT CUZ I SURE AS HELL HAV'NT SEEN AN A/C BOAT EVER TRY THIS OR BE CAPABLE OF EVER DOING THIS :lo...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 3:39 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: THE 4 STEPS A NEW CARMOTOR OWNER GOES THRU AFTER BUYIN ONE.
Replies: 68
Views: 2813

Re: THE 4 STEPS A NEW CARMOTOR OWNER GOES THRU AFTER BUYIN ONE.

ONE NASTY SOUNDING AND RUNNING C/M BOAT FOR YOU A/C BOYS TO DROOL OVER !!! :twisted:

http://vids.myspace.com/index.cfm?fusea ... d=58233620
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 1:33 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: SEEN AN AIRBOAT SINK TODAY...
Replies: 18
Views: 1734

Re: SEEN AN AIRBOAT SINK TODAY...

EXACTLY...I THOUGHT THE SAME THING...FUNNY THING IS I'M A FULL BLOODED " BORN & RAISED AMERICAN " WHO'S OUT OF WORK AND HAVING A HARD TIME FINDING WORK... BUT OL' JULIO HAS A JOB...HOW DOES THAT WORK??? :evil: I GUESS ITS BECAUSE I'M NOT A BEANER !!!
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 1:15 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: THE 4 STEPS A NEW CARMOTOR OWNER GOES THRU AFTER BUYIN ONE.
Replies: 68
Views: 2813

Re: THE 4 STEPS A NEW CARMOTOR OWNER GOES THRU AFTER BUYIN ONE.

DANG THIS IS STARTING TO SOUND LIKE A FORD VS CHEVY BATTLE...I THINK I JUST NEED TO BUILD MYSELF A BOAT WITH A TOP FUEL BIG BLOCK AND BLOW THE DOORS OFF OF EVERYONE LOL AND SETTLE THIS ONCE FOR ALL AND SHOW WHAT US CAR MOTOR GUYS ARE MADE OF WITH SOME REAL POWER AND TORQUE...HOPE I DONT RIP THE MOTO...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 12:57 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: The four steps an aircraft airboat owner goes through.....
Replies: 12
Views: 1106

Re: The four steps an aircraft airboat owner goes through.....

1. GO BUY A/C BOAT AFTER HEARING OF ALL THE HYPE... :lol: 2. TAKE BOAT OUT TO RIDE AND CAN'T FIND FUEL AND AERO SHELL... :? 3. FINALLY FINDS FUEL AND AERO SHELL AND GET TO THE RAMP AND CAN'T FIGURE OUT WHY THE MAGS DON'T FIRE FINALLY FIX MAGS 2 HRS LATER...AND GO FOR RIDE AND END UP GETTING STUCK EV...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Dec 02, 2009 12:37 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: SEEN AN AIRBOAT SINK TODAY...
Replies: 18
Views: 1734

SEEN AN AIRBOAT SINK TODAY...

Quick little story ~ I had the day off and decided to grab my fishing rod and head over to the LOXAHATCHEE RESERVE aka " LIBERAL BOCA TOURIST RESERVE " To do a lil bit of bank fishing and as i walked up over the levee I seen a chemical crew swimming across the canal with a 16' Cottonmouth sinking ha...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Mon Nov 30, 2009 11:02 am
Forum: Airboat Tech
Topic: Thurman hulls
Replies: 10
Views: 3621

Re: Thurman hulls

In my opinion Thurman hulls are great...I would'nt recommend them as a first timers boat because of there low transom height...The main thing is knowing how to run them in deep water after slowing down on plane if you don't throttle up to stay ahead of the wake you can blow the prop apart and or pos...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Nov 25, 2009 5:48 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: My version of the " SALT LIFE " logo...
Replies: 23
Views: 7730

Re: My version of the " SALT LIFE " logo...

I ALSO HAVE THE DESIGNS IN BLACK AND WHITE...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Nov 25, 2009 2:29 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: THIS THANKSGIVING DAY
Replies: 11
Views: 745

Re: THIS THANKSGIVING DAY

Thanks and have yourself a great THANSGIVING also... :P
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Nov 25, 2009 2:27 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: HAPPY THANSGIVING TO ALL MY AIRBOAT FAMILY
Replies: 21
Views: 689

Re: HAPPY THANSGIVING TO ALL MY AIRBOAT FAMILY

Have a great THANKSGIVING guys enjoy yourselves and have youselves a great weekend... :P
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Nov 25, 2009 12:59 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: My version of the " SALT LIFE " logo...
Replies: 23
Views: 7730

Re: My version of the " SALT LIFE " logo...

These are just ideas i came up with from seeing the original logo " SALT LIFE " and figured I would add my own twist to it for the airboaters world...I replaced the original skull used from the " SALT LIFE " logo and replaced the crossed fishing poles to a prop and frog gig that i designed myself an...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Nov 25, 2009 12:48 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: My version of the " SALT LIFE " logo...
Replies: 23
Views: 7730

Re: My version of the " SALT LIFE " logo...

HERE'S ONE WITH THAT SAYS " MARSH OUTLAW "
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Nov 25, 2009 12:40 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: My version of the " SALT LIFE " logo...
Replies: 23
Views: 7730

Re: My version of the " SALT LIFE " logo...

HERE'S ONE THAT SAYS GLADES OUTLAW...
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Nov 25, 2009 11:59 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: My version of the " SALT LIFE " logo...
Replies: 23
Views: 7730

Re: My version of the " SALT LIFE " logo...

THANKS FOR THE HEADS UP WITH THE SWAMP LIFE VERSION...I DID'NT THINK SOMEONE HAD IT MADE UP ALREADY AND HAD IT TRADE MARKED :shock:
by SWAMPCRACKER
Wed Nov 25, 2009 11:29 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: My version of the " SALT LIFE " logo...
Replies: 23
Views: 7730

Re: My version of the " SALT LIFE " logo...

SORRY HAD TO EDIT THE LAST ONE... HERE'S THE FINAL DESIGN...

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