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by cowboy
Thu Oct 09, 2014 5:24 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Post up pics of your glades style/sled/grass boat
Replies: 118
Views: 24069

Re: Post up pics of your glades style/sled/grass boat

10 Feet of Fury
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Wayne Sage Hull, 540 Lycoming 5 blade warp
by cowboy
Tue Sep 16, 2014 4:27 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Happy B Day Plum!
Replies: 26
Views: 1452

Re: Happy B Day Plum!

Happy Birthday Dave!
Hope you have a great day.
Maybe you can have a hot dog for lunch.
Everybody loves hot dogs!

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by cowboy
Mon Sep 15, 2014 5:29 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: RIP CRAWDAD-BOBBY WHITEHEAD
Replies: 10
Views: 1432

Re: RIP CRAWDAD-BOBBY WHITEHEAD

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by cowboy
Sat Sep 13, 2014 5:28 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Everglades Youth Camp mid 60's
Replies: 7
Views: 1289

Re: Everglades Youth Camp mid 60's

Awesome photos. That place is a fine legacy left behind by all the baddass Airboaters and Florida Conservation Clubs that built it. I think of what an accomplishment it was every time I have a chance to visit that place. https://www.flickr.com/photos/92027965@N08/15031243978/in/set-72157647510320141/
by cowboy
Sun Aug 31, 2014 8:54 am
Forum: Airboating Historical Archives
Topic: Big Cypress Stories; Calvin Stone, Family & Friends
Replies: 11
Views: 3753

Re: Big Cypress Stories; Calvin Stone, Family & Friends

Cal Stone wrote a book called "40 years in the Everglades" It's a great read about his exceptional exploits "walking in the glades" He walked the Glades for a couple decades before he got a buggy. On his last great walk, we walk in with a friend off the Tamiami Trail, and five da...
by cowboy
Sat Aug 30, 2014 11:36 am
Forum: Airboating Historical Archives
Topic: Big Cypress Stories; Calvin Stone, Family & Friends
Replies: 11
Views: 3753

Big Cypress Stories; Calvin Stone, Family & Friends

As told in pictures: http://www.bigcypressswamp.com/images/CalSwampBuggy.jpg Click on this link for the rest of the pictures...... http://www.bigcypressswamp.com/stories/CalStone.htm Compliments of: http://www.bigcypressswamp.com/ Lots more stories and content available at Steves link above.
by cowboy
Tue Aug 12, 2014 4:16 pm
Forum: Other Important News
Topic: Handbook on How to Steal Freedom
Replies: 4
Views: 2026

Re: Handbook on How to Steal Freedom

by cowboy
Wed Jul 23, 2014 4:17 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: KRVSA 2014-15 Raffle Boat by Diamondback OUTSTANDING
Replies: 18
Views: 2457

Re: KRVSA 2014-15 Raffle Boat by Diamondback OUTSTANDING

Nice Boat!
Dang!
Way to go Diamondback!
That augtta sell some raffle tickets! :thumbup:
by cowboy
Wed Jul 16, 2014 5:30 pm
Forum: Other Important News
Topic: Melanoma cancer alert
Replies: 9
Views: 2440

Re: Melanoma cancer alert

A World Without Cancer

I'll just leave this here in case any of my friends might be interested:
by cowboy
Sun Jun 15, 2014 6:28 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: True 200 spark plug gapping
Replies: 22
Views: 1703

Re: True 200 spark plug gapping

what is a 2000 series mag.....worked on 20, 200 and 1200 but never heard of a 2000 but then again I always thought the D-15 champion plug was a 18mm tractor plug didn't know they were a race plug I really meant to say 1200 series in my original post 76. Not the 2000 series Siamese mags. I went back...
by cowboy
Sat Jun 14, 2014 1:05 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: True 200 spark plug gapping
Replies: 22
Views: 1703

Re: True 200 spark plug gapping

Yup, Battery ignition has it's advantages, as it eliminates the low speed operational holdbacks of running a magneto system. Fire Wide Gaps at any rpm. I believe some electronic systems offer adjustable timing, per rpm range. Performance wise that could offer allot of advantage as well. It also offe...
by cowboy
Sat Jun 14, 2014 9:24 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: True 200 spark plug gapping
Replies: 22
Views: 1703

Re: True 200 spark plug gapping

Interesting gap set at timing deal there Skinnerback...
First I ever heard that one.

I would follow that on a race motor I think.
It would probably work awesome for a motor you don't plan to let idle very much, and has an ignition system in top condition, or is running a battery ignition system.
by cowboy
Sat Jun 14, 2014 9:18 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: True 200 spark plug gapping
Replies: 22
Views: 1703

Re: True 200 spark plug gapping

You will get many differing opinions on this question. I think the answer is not dependent upon if it is a true 200 or not, but more so what magneto's your engine is equipped with. 1200 series mags are generally understood to be a hotter mag than the 200 series. It therefore understood that 2000 ser...
by cowboy
Wed Apr 16, 2014 5:22 am
Forum: Redneck Cuisine
Topic: Beer & Milk prices to skyrocket
Replies: 4
Views: 1728

Re: Beer & Milk prices to skyrocket

Don't forget to add in pork, and shrimp prices exploding as well.... http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2014-04-15/soaring-food-inflation-full-frontal-beef-and-shrimp-prices-explode What ever the reason.... I am sure that this is not president valerie jarrett's fault. http://ts1.mm.bing.net/th?id=HN.6080...
by cowboy
Sun Apr 06, 2014 9:21 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: possum head 1962
Replies: 7
Views: 1052

Re: possum head 1962

That R Snow got some awesome photos at that link :thumbup: :florida:
by cowboy
Sat Mar 29, 2014 10:01 am
Forum: Prop Talk
Topic: best prop for a true 200
Replies: 28
Views: 2328

Re: best prop for a true 200

Let me suggest...
68 x 40 SENSENICH Stick and Stacks
You be turning 3k if its a real 200, and if it don't push the very best....
it will damn sure sound the best.
Sounds Like an Airboat spos'ed too :thumbup:
by cowboy
Mon Mar 17, 2014 6:06 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Another stolen superduty on alligator alley...
Replies: 48
Views: 4475

Re: Another stolen superduty on alligator alley...

I think the harder it is for Airboaters.... the better law enforcement and local gooberment likes it. Airboaters Victims serial serial crime included. If these were ultimate driving machines being stolen from coconut grove, weekend after weekend, they would have the bait car, special interdiction de...
by cowboy
Sat Mar 08, 2014 8:35 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: What Happened To Pride And Workmanship?
Replies: 91
Views: 7876

Re: What Happened To Pride And Workmanship?

Is this thread allowed to continue because Diamondback is involved? I've seen a lot of these go to the graveyard because of lawsuits, etc............... Fair question JScott. This thread remains at the direct request of Bobby@Diamondback. He did not want it removed. Probably felt that people might ...
by cowboy
Fri Mar 07, 2014 5:13 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: What Happened To Pride And Workmanship?
Replies: 91
Views: 7876

Re: What Happened To Pride And Workmanship?

If Bobby says he will make it right, he means it. Diamondback has always been the first in line to ante-up for every cause in Airboating. Including Operation Airboat where they pay to ship boxes and boxes of donated items to our troops in the M/E. Year after year, and that is but one example. Bobby ...
by cowboy
Wed Feb 05, 2014 5:09 am
Forum: Site Related
Topic: New SA Server...
Replies: 12
Views: 2022

Re: New SA Server...

Am I posting on the new server now?
I hope so!
My internet gps unit blew a fuse, so I am not certain where on the interwebs I am at! :salute:

I think I parked my truck and trailer at the old landing....... on the old server!
What do I do now? :florida:
by cowboy
Tue Feb 04, 2014 4:52 pm
Forum: Site Related
Topic: New SA Server...
Replies: 12
Views: 2022

Re: New SA Server...

Thanks for all you do to keep S/A running smooth Rick :thumbup:
by cowboy
Wed Jan 29, 2014 4:58 pm
Forum: Airboat Safety
Topic: Never again cut a ring of a swolen finger !
Replies: 13
Views: 4687

Re: Never again cut a ring of a swolen finger !

Great Post
:thumbup:
by cowboy
Fri Jan 17, 2014 5:26 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: How fast is your boat?
Replies: 37
Views: 2537

Re: How fast is your boat?

Here's a video Rick made of a stepboat he went for a ride on. http://southernairboat.com/photopost/data/526/stephull-fun_0001.wmv Not the fastest boat in Florida I reckon, but check it out anyways I'm not sure exactly how my boat will run flat out, but I do know that P2 is convinced it's the fastest...

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