Automotive powered airboat discussion.
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didnt get any bites on this post, so ill share info. this engine was all aluminum hemi 5.4 bore x 6" stroke 1100lbs torq@ 1000rpm 500hp @ 2400rpm stock two 2barrells. tractor pullers grabbed them up and got insane with mods twin 671 jimmy blowers was a favorite, ford built the engine for abrams tanks google ford gaa tank engine one fellow close to me turned one 5000 rpm on a massey fergusen says he never tore up bottom end, hp on this application is unknown, 1 piston and rod weighs 11lbs engine dressed weighed 1400lbs one individual has one down to 900lbs for a f-350 truck . theres even one in a mustang youtube it. rod journal is 3.625 piston and rod is over 15" long somebody could set one ov these down low in boa maybe a 10 wide tour boat and it would be interesting.