Who's an excellent aircraft engine builder

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After all those names, nobody mentioned Bobby Hoffman, in Rutland. Lycoming guru. especially supercharged and injected motors . :toothy7: :toothy7:

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If you are looking for a top notch engine builder at a reasonable price, try Flint Whitelaw, located in Floral City.
He converted my 220GPU to a 470 angle valve. Did an excellent job! Stands behind his work, and gets the job done right.

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Anybody looking for the aircraft / carmoter fued can find it "Out Back" :D

Just trying to keep this one on topic cause it will be used a lot in the future IMO.

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Greg Smith,Howard Yates both are great,Greg's in Haines city,Howard's in Forstproof. :old_glory:
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rick wrote:Anybody looking for the aircraft / carmoter fued can find it "Out Back" :D

Just trying to keep this one on topic cause it will be used a lot in the future IMO.

Thanks,
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x2 on Flint

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Gary Armstrong was a certified aircraft mechanic in his days and still build one HELL of a motor at a great price :old_glory:
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Gary Barber,(outlaw Arcraft), is good. He rebuilt a 054, upstack agngle valve, fuel injected for me and my son. We are real happy with it

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Gary Armstrong, by all means !! I've been running a O-360-2oo by Gary, since November. Great motor... he know's his stuff !! Great guy, excellent business man. You, just push the Button and Go !! Purrs like a kitten...
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Yeah i will be taking my 054 to Garry realsoon

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scottymartin wrote:Gary Armstrong, by all means !! I've been running a O-360-2oo by Gary, since November. Great motor... he know's his stuff !! Great guy, excellent business man. You, just push the Button and Go !! Purrs like a kitten...
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Wally Moore. He will not add any extras for more power. He builds engines for flight purposes. He is considered an airplane person not an airboat person.

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Call jr or pm him jr0480 he builds on sweet motor

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Gangreen wrote:Wally Moore. He will not add any extras for more power. He builds engines for flight purposes. He is considered an airplane person not an airboat person.
He wont huh? Sure is quite a few in my area with extras
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Wally never would for Gator. He told Gator no. Gator wanted a different cam in his 200 angle valve and Wally told him he don't do that kinda stuff. Then again that's been almost 20 years ago.

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Ol JT540 will do ya right! He built me a rank lil 4 cyl... Honest dude that stands behind his work

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Gangreen wrote:Wally Moore. He will not add any extras for more power. He builds engines for flight purposes. He is considered an airplane person not an airboat person.
Not an Airboat person :lol: :lol:
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plumcrazy wrote:was at speeds last week nothing but lycomings on the motor stands, they do break more than the continitals :lol:

when i look at my bud 520 verses my 540 his motors cylinders have moor cooling fins.

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I just ran my Wally Moore built motor for the first time this weekend did not miss a lick and plenty of power he's top notch in my book and one of the best airboat guys I know
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Darrel, Good to meet you this weekend. That A/V from Wally turned out great!
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Thanks I couldn't be happier it was nice meeting you probably see you soon going back in 2 weeks got to work this weekend coming up
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10 4, see u then!
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I got my 0320 from Walley Moore for my second Airboat that's at Lake O and my buddy and I have been running it for years with zero truble I also know that Diamondback runs nothing but Jr's motors and I have never heard a bad word about them
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Gary Armstrong.

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Tom Schmidt (954) 772-0772

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