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by Keeth1123
Fri May 30, 2008 10:55 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Finally something that can make me quit drinking beer!
Replies: 45
Views: 2522

Re: Finally something that can make me quit drinking beer!

Bud LImes were so good too

o well
About to hop on the coors express and head for the rockies!



SILVER BULLET!
by Keeth1123
Fri May 30, 2008 9:09 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Rudder questions/ Hull Work
Replies: 3
Views: 637

Re: Rudder questions/ Hull Work

These pics are not too good but they are the worst spots http://i179.photobucket.com/albums/w287/keeth1123/DSCN0017.jpg http://i179.photobucket.com/albums/w287/keeth1123/DSCN0018.jpg I looked under teh hull again last night and it looks like the factory fiberglass mold was coverd by a thin coat of s...
by Keeth1123
Thu May 29, 2008 8:40 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Where to buy Fiberglass
Replies: 9
Views: 785

Re: Where to buy Fiberglass

thanks for all the input

so basically what shape does a fiberglass hull have to be in to where it cant be repaired? Or does it all depend on how well you can glass?
by Keeth1123
Thu May 29, 2008 2:19 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Whats this worth
Replies: 9
Views: 870

Re: Whats this worth

******** wrote:Find somebody you dont like and give it to them

LOL
by Keeth1123
Thu May 29, 2008 1:44 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Where to buy Fiberglass
Replies: 9
Views: 785

Re: Where to buy Fiberglass

look online for Raka.com or UScomposites.com wow Ididnt know there was so many choices. What would be my best bet for re-doin the bottom of my airboat and repairing a couple cracks, The bottom is peeled back where the boat used to sit on unprotected wood (probably dry loaded this way to) The hull i...
by Keeth1123
Thu May 29, 2008 1:11 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Where to buy Fiberglass
Replies: 9
Views: 785

Where to buy Fiberglass

I have called several places around me and each one says that they dont sell the type i need, Or they say they wont sell the materials but will only reapair the boat for me. Im loookin for a place in either winterhaven or lakeland that will sell me everything I need to get my project done. if anyone...
by Keeth1123
Wed May 28, 2008 11:12 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 350 And Direct Drive
Replies: 23
Views: 3289

Re: 350 And Direct Drive

Looks like a good deal. I run a 12.6 with a 350 dd with a 6 blade worpdrive, it is loud but it does what I want it to do and I can run dry but I going to put a sprayer on it to help it out alittle more. But I love my boat it takes me out and brings me home. those warp drives are bad wish I could ge...
by Keeth1123
Wed May 28, 2008 10:41 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Whats this worth
Replies: 9
Views: 870

Re: Whats this worth

Im not sure what its worth but i like the tires on the jeep where did you get those? Those tires were already on the jeep when we got it, We traded an Old truck for this Jeep that barley ran. All we had to do was connect to vacuum lines that were hanging everywhere and get new spark plugs and now t...
by Keeth1123
Wed May 28, 2008 10:36 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Whats this worth
Replies: 9
Views: 870

Re: Whats this worth

some of the welds are broken cause the guy was doing something I dont know I didnt understand what he was talkin about but it is set up for a big block and it got thrown in the deal so It dont offend me what ya think bud thats why I ask to get opinions
by Keeth1123
Wed May 28, 2008 9:03 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Whats this worth
Replies: 9
Views: 870

Whats this worth

Here is an extra set of square tubing metal works that came with my hull when I bought it. What is this worth I dont think Im selling it just was wonderin http://i179.photobucket.com/albums/w287/keeth1123/DSCN0028.jpg http://i179.photobucket.com/albums/w287/keeth1123/DSCN0027.jpg http://i179.photobu...
by Keeth1123
Tue May 27, 2008 8:06 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: CB Radios
Replies: 4
Views: 595

CB Radios

Who all has em and how often do you actually use them. What model/brand is the best in your opinion to go with
by Keeth1123
Tue May 27, 2008 7:10 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 350 And Direct Drive
Replies: 23
Views: 3289

Re: 350 And Direct Drive

here is the airboat Im wanting to put a 350 on Its a 13x7 Not sure what make title says homemade but owner said it was a diamond back anyhelp on iding this thing would be nice it is a 93 Picked her up for 450$ and so far have painted trailer,metalworks,cage,rudders and I put a light kit on the trail...
by Keeth1123
Mon May 26, 2008 7:20 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 350 And Direct Drive
Replies: 23
Views: 3289

Re: 350 And Direct Drive

Sweet, here is an off topic question but since you guys seem to know Alot ill lay it on ya, Does it matter how high the seats are? My seats are way in the air (will take measurements If needed) i see alot of setups on here that have low seats what is the advantage here, also does anyone know an prop...
by Keeth1123
Mon May 26, 2008 4:42 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 350 And Direct Drive
Replies: 23
Views: 3289

Re: 350 And Direct Drive

thanks for all the help guys, My little airboat has come along ways but is not done yet, wish I would have taken pics of before and after but o well

:shock:
by Keeth1123
Sun May 25, 2008 5:25 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Rudder questions/ Hull Work
Replies: 3
Views: 637

Rudder questions/ Hull Work

RUDDERS Hey Everyone I Currently have the trailer painted,wired,carpeted and have painted the metal works and cage, (wish I had a camera that worked) Next on the list is to paint the rudders, They have an old fadded green on there already and I have no idea how to sand them with out leaving huge scr...
by Keeth1123
Wed May 21, 2008 10:49 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 350 And Direct Drive
Replies: 23
Views: 3289

Re: 350 And Direct Drive

Sweet Lookin setups, I sat down and looked at my conduit rigging and I think I am going to try to modify it to hold mounts for the 350, It is set up for like a continental now but I should be able to change it, Any close up pitcure on the mounts would be helpful
by Keeth1123
Tue May 20, 2008 9:33 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 350 And Direct Drive
Replies: 23
Views: 3289

Re: 350 And Direct Drive

Nice, I might be going to look at a 350 this weekend But I am still worried about the square tubing metal works that I got wwith the airboat, the guy said it was made for this airboat so I mean it ahs to work right, well either way I appreciate all the help and cant wait till I can run with yall :bo...
by Keeth1123
Tue May 20, 2008 3:56 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 350 And Direct Drive
Replies: 23
Views: 3289

Re: 350 And Direct Drive

Cool, this might be the way I will have to go since you can pick one up for like 500 bucks, How do you tell what size prop to get? This is my first airboat and My plans are mostly riding close to shore (specially till I figure out how to drive :blackeye: ) But If I ever had to run dry for a short wa...
by Keeth1123
Tue May 20, 2008 3:47 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: Jeep Engine???
Replies: 3
Views: 641

Re: Jeep Engine???

I am glad to see I am not the only one, I own a total of 6 Jeeps and one 13' airboat hull, I know about my jeeps but not a whole lot about airboats, I had the Idea of pulling one of my I6's to try it till I get some stick time but Figured it wouldnt work because A lot of people say 350s dont run tha...
by Keeth1123
Tue May 20, 2008 3:10 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 350 And Direct Drive
Replies: 23
Views: 3289

Re: 350 And Direct Drive

13x7.5-8"
by Keeth1123
Tue May 20, 2008 3:09 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 350 And Direct Drive
Replies: 23
Views: 3289

Re: 350 And Direct Drive

13'
by Keeth1123
Tue May 20, 2008 12:41 pm
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 350 And Direct Drive
Replies: 23
Views: 3289

350 And Direct Drive

Guys, I would rather have a continental but for now a 350 might be all I can afford, I was told that I can just do a direct drive and it will be good to go, but My question is this, not too many people drive their trucks around town with the motor reved all the way up, How long is this motor going t...
by Keeth1123
Mon May 19, 2008 8:01 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Things not to do while airboating/ Things to always take
Replies: 22
Views: 1438

Re: Things not to do while airboating/ Things to always take

Yeah A few pointers on stoppin her and turnin her would be nice I think I got it down But Id rather know Before I have to see If I can still swim
by Keeth1123
Mon May 19, 2008 7:56 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: New to Airboating
Replies: 21
Views: 1566

Re: New to Airboating

for places you can only get in One huh, I cant wait till Mines ready to ride, but people have me pretty nervous, I know I can drive one but a lot of poeple make it sound impossible to do lol, Wish That 220-Gpu for sale was alot closer to me :(
by Keeth1123
Mon May 19, 2008 7:44 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: New to Airboating
Replies: 21
Views: 1566

Re: New to Airboating

wow these motors are pretty expensive, Why do people put so much money into something that can be taken away so easily, Like by sinking or rolling? anyone Ride lake Hatchenhaw?

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