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Post by JAMES » Tue Jan 13, 2015 8:25 pm

Hey guys it's good to be back haven't been on I forever we'll I sold the new car motor motor last yr and it's been to long with out a boat so what I wanna do is build a 4 cyl NOTHING CRAZY. It's for me and my son I'm going to look at a new hull prefer glass haven't found one yet but 12 n under 2 seater light rig as far as motors I've seen pe90 125 o290 0235 I'd like to to run dry at least a lil bit nothing crazy what would be. Good choice I want to keep it stock more less carbed motor .. Thanks now I am 240 pds my son is only 4 so keep that in mind I'd like it to push at least 400 pds with easy
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Post by rick » Tue Jan 13, 2015 8:46 pm

Thanks now I am 240 pds...
Damn JAMES, you might have to bump up those cubic inches a little in the wish list there :)

I'll keep an eye out & let you know if I run across anything. I'm heading the same way some day when the grandkids got their own & it's just me & my 12 pack cooler, cane pole, etc..

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Post by JAMES » Tue Jan 13, 2015 8:51 pm

Rick I'm not filmilur with the 4 cy so I don't no thSts is a lot of ass for a lil ol 4 banger
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Post by keebo » Tue Jan 13, 2015 8:54 pm

You better at least start at 0320, better is 0360. You not gonna be happy with anything less.
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Post by gatorfrog2 » Tue Jan 13, 2015 9:06 pm

I'd look into A PE90 converted 0470 or 520. I have a 0320H w/cam etc an it does fine but it's not a 0360. I think if I did it agian I'd go PE-90 converted 520. W/cam an not too high compression pistons so you can run 93 sum times or mix. I think they make around 200HP And parts etc are readily available. Also a lot if room to upgraded. Elec. Ignition. NOS. light weight oil pan. Fuel injection etc. Just my 2-cents. Goodluck. Looking forward to build pics :stirpot: ps. Welcome back I always enjoyed reading the STATIC you stir UP here:)
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Post by Olf Art » Tue Jan 13, 2015 9:16 pm

rick wrote:
Thanks now I am 240 pds...
Damn JAMES, you might have to bump up those cubic inches a little in the wish list there :)
I'll keep an eye out & let you know if I run across anything. I'm heading the same way some day when the grandkids got their own & it's just me & my 12 pack cooler, cane pole, etc..
Rick
I agree, Rick .... sounds to me like he's lookin' for somethin maybe like that little H2AD rig you used to own.
That was a sweet little boat! :glasses7:
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Post by pipedog » Tue Jan 13, 2015 9:19 pm

Good to see you back on SA !!!
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Post by rick » Tue Jan 13, 2015 9:31 pm

Olf Art wrote:
rick wrote:
Thanks now I am 240 pds...
Damn JAMES, you might have to bump up those cubic inches a little in the wish list there :)
I'll keep an eye out & let you know if I run across anything. I'm heading the same way some day when the grandkids got their own & it's just me & my 12 pack cooler, cane pole, etc..
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I agree, Rick .... sounds to me like he's lookin' for somethin maybe like that little H2AD rig you used to own.
That was a sweet little boat! :glasses7:
Glad you mentioned that Ken.

That H2AD is one bad little motor for the money. I paid $2100 for that one right out of the plane from Chipper in Cocoa & it ran real good on pump gas. I'm sure they cost more now.

Oh yeah...I did have a problem with the mag getting wet. Seems like some do & some don't have that problem with the single dual mag.

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Post by dusty burch » Tue Jan 13, 2015 9:32 pm

Get with cecil fields he know his stuff he is in Melbourne

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Post by Waggs » Tue Jan 13, 2015 9:32 pm

Guess you found the "Caps unlock" button...
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Post by JAMES » Tue Jan 13, 2015 9:33 pm

Been super busy with not hobby time !! I hired me a guy who picks the slack up so maybe I'll get a build going soon I'm not looking for a complete boat I'd rather build it I want new if possible so I no what I have I may end up talking to speed and have him build me one
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Post by JAMES » Tue Jan 13, 2015 9:34 pm

Waggs wrote:Guess you found the "Caps unlock" button...
No I'm on my phone I love caps
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Post by rick » Tue Jan 13, 2015 9:36 pm

Waggs wrote:Guess you found the "Caps unlock" button...
Good one Waggs :D

Cecil helped me out with the 470 runout I run now and he did a helluva job.

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Post by rick » Tue Jan 13, 2015 9:38 pm

...and you ain't gonna go wrong w/speedwheelie either IMO.

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Post by atvracer16 » Tue Jan 13, 2015 9:44 pm

I had an 0320 on a 12' hamant and it was an awesome little boat and would sip the fuel. I weigh 300 lbs and it would run dry with me no problem. Definitely recommend an 0320 or 0360.
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Post by Olf Art » Tue Jan 13, 2015 9:47 pm

rick wrote:I'll keep an eye out & let you know if I run across anything. I'm heading the same way some day when the grandkids got their own & it's just me & my 12 pack cooler, cane pole, etc..
Rick
I agree, Rick .... sounds to me like he's lookin' for somethin maybe like that little H2AD rig you used to own.
That was a sweet little boat! :glasses7:[/quote]
Glad you mentioned that Ken.

That H2AD is one bad little motor for the money. I paid $2100 for that one right out of the plane from Chipper in Cocoa & it ran real good on pump gas. I'm sure they cost more now.

Oh yeah...I did have a problem with the mag getting wet. Seems like some do & some don't have that problem with the single dual mag.
Rick[/quote]
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Post by Waggs » Tue Jan 13, 2015 10:14 pm

JAMES wrote:
Waggs wrote:Guess you found the "Caps unlock" button...
No I'm on my phone I love caps

Hahahahaha. Just double tap the cap button and you're all set.
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Post by Thunder200 » Wed Jan 14, 2015 2:27 am

h model all the way. chipper still gets them $2500 last I heard. well worth it!!!

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Post by palmettofish » Wed Jan 14, 2015 9:32 am

Speed wille rebuilt my PE90 converted 520. runs great.
better to keep quiet and look dumb than to open your mouth and prove it.

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Post by rick » Wed Jan 14, 2015 10:32 am

Just talked to Chipper and he doesn't have any H motors right now...dammitman, I think I'm coming down with 4 cyl. fever again :)

JAMES, here's my old H2AD boat from almost 10 years ago...

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Post by John C » Wed Jan 14, 2015 11:45 am

JAMES, if your looking to build a 2 seat light rig for you and your son, an O320 will do just fine and save you some money. I have been running an 11 ft Hamant (2 seat) with an O320 for the last 7 years. I have never had a single problem. just turn the key and go. It will run dry and climb a levee with 2 adults. An O360 will give you more power. But the price jumps up several thousand dollars when you go from an O320 to a O360. Its a lot of money for an additional 20-40 HP. that you may not need.

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Post by dblj006 » Wed Jan 14, 2015 4:01 pm

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Post by JAMES » Wed Jan 14, 2015 8:10 pm

thanks guys ......im not wanting it to get deep into my empty pockets i expect to spend a hell of a lot less then I did on building my car motor boat .. :lol: I gotta say I loved my jb hull and it was just how I wanted it because I built the boat but I reallt don't like them car motor boats sucking down 40-50 bucks every trip I actually was disappointed in how much them sucker drank is the #1 reason I parted with it #2 yes it would haul a lot off ass and gear but I paid for it every trip as said I LOVED IT BUTTTT.. that's that my 220/470 did what it would do over all that's why I wanna go cheaper for over all expense on fuel liter and I wont have 20k tied up THANKS FOR THE INPUT IM GONNA START MAKING CALLS .....

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Post by Waggs » Wed Jan 14, 2015 9:20 pm

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