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whate carb for dd 500 caddy

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a true 500 caddy on a 13.6 combee hull with a 74 inch water walker prop elederbrock intake and elederbrock 500 4 barral i am in need of a new carb this one is just no good anymore

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I have about the same set-up you have, but I use a holley 500 2barrel. I have real good luck with it :thumbleft:
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definately a 500 2brl w/the rite jets with a DD

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500 holley 2bbl

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I've got an Edelbrock 4 bbl on a stock Caddy intake, and it works fine for me. Previously I had a Quadrajet on a factory intake, and it performed extremely well also. 74 NGH.

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You could throw a match in your boat and help the rest of us out Mr. Hogeland.
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600 edelbrock, vaccum secondaries, stock intake, stock motor, works for me with a 72x44 stick, JMO
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I ran a Holley 750 double pumper for years, on the first DD, just went to 850 eldebrock with electric choke with the new motor with the box

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k thanks the 500 2 barell sounds like it might be the best deal for me had some friends say thay liked the holly economaster carb but thay are hard to come by in good shape and at lil maddog how bout you go on and set a match to your rig nice guy

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honky440luv wrote:k thanks the 500 2 barell sounds like it might be the best deal for me had some friends say thay liked the holly economaster carb but thay are hard to come by in good shape and at lil maddog how bout you go on and set a match to your rig nice guy
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ok i see why you said that but i did not no you guys were that mad whene i barley bumped that boat a few guys said is was all good i did say sorry the moment it happen sorry for the missunderstanding was just out riding with some friends one gordon jr he sujested we stop by to say hi

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damn ...
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cntry141iq wrote:damn ...
Gotta agree . . .

Doesn't read as though he's re-defined " just out riding with some friends " does it ?

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Its real funny how everybody was real cool wene it happened at the camp 9 1/2, we apologized and they told us it was just fine and keep going on. Then to come out talking about revenge the next day on the computer? There was no hit and run or anything like that, .......

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hawkduck wrote:Its real funny how everybody was real cool wene it happened at the camp 9 1/2, we apologized and they told us it was just fine and keep going on. Then to come out talking about revenge the next day on the computer? There was no hit and run or anything like that, .......
No we weren't "real cool" when it happened and sorry but there wasn't any apology. You all were drunk (were even bragging about it actually), hit my boat and turned around and waved at me and then proceeded to blow myself, my boat, and my rudder aswell as the other 4 boats that were parked next to me. You can ask anyone that was there in our group that we rode with for the rest of the day just how "cool" i was.
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hawkduck wrote:Its real funny how everybody was real cool wene it happened at the camp 9 1/2, we apologized and they told us it was just fine and keep going on. Then to come out talking about revenge the next day on the computer? There was no hit and run or anything like that, .......
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ok well i am sorry for all the agravasion and for blowing your boats did not mean to do it i dont want to make any enamys i did not no that other post was on here or i would have aplogized earlyer

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I had a 750 dp holley on mine , at first had a dead spot from idle to about 1200 when i'd punch it ,but put a 50cc pump in it and it solved the problem . it ran great for about eight years , not sayin thats the best set up , but worked good for me?

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yea i had a 750 double pumper on it a long time ago and ended up puting this elderbrok on had the same problem whene you floored it it would studder still thinking 500 2 barrel will be the ticket

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Re: whate carb for dd 500 caddy

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for the 500 holley thay make a 4412c has 50cc accselarater and manuel choke witch i like others are thre circle track or marine withch only have 30 cc accselarater annd marine has eletric choke not a fan and circle track has no choke what do you guys think

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