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Post by CGstamp » Sun Sep 30, 2018 11:13 am

I have a E85 continental 1949-50 engine that has a ps5c stromberg carb, does anybody have a clue to what i can replace it with or find a rebuilt for it. thanks

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Re: carburetor

Post by GMAC 76 » Sun Sep 30, 2018 12:49 pm

are you sure it is an E85?.....C85 engine has a ma3 carb....never seen an E 85 all the e series engines were 165, 185 and 225...according to my papers the ps5c carb is on the E 185 ENGINE which is a 470 cont I do not know if parts or rebuild kits are even available for the old stromburg carbs....so any MA4-5 carb with a 10-???? for a 470 cont will be what ya need.... I have several rebuilt carbs for that engine if your interested in going with the 4-5 carb

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Re: carburetor

Post by CGstamp » Wed Oct 03, 2018 8:04 am

sorry e185, so it will bolt on no problem and what is your asking price

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Post by GMAC 76 » Wed Oct 03, 2018 10:32 am

yes sir it will bolt right up and run your engine just fine, probably better than the old stromburg.....all my MA-4-5 carbs are completely rebuilt using FAA/PMA approved parts, bench tested and include new mounting gaskets and shipping $600....I have one left now it is a 10-3965-12 OEM on the 0-470 engine

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Post by diamondback0320 » Wed Oct 03, 2018 9:55 pm

you will be very satisfied with (gmac 76)..good people & does the job right!

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Post by Gary S » Thu Oct 04, 2018 6:36 am

Agreed with above.

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Post by CGstamp » Thu Oct 04, 2018 6:40 am

who would be interested in the old carbs, i have two cores and what would shipping run for that?

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Post by GMAC 76 » Thu Oct 04, 2018 8:25 am

those carbs are not to my knowledge used much in the airboat world.....however they are popular sell items on e-bay for collectors and home builders and guys who restore old engines and planes .....shipping is included in the price on all my carbs ....... but if ya come pick it up I knock $15 off the selling price

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Post by flcracker9 » Thu Oct 04, 2018 2:52 pm

diamondback0320 wrote:you will be very satisfied with (gmac 76)..good people & does the job right!
What he said!!! I had my carb rebuilt by Greg (GMAC 76) and his work is top notch!!!
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Re: carburetor

Post by rowdy1 » Thu Oct 04, 2018 8:57 pm

Greg did mine last month, It looks better than new and works great. Only took 5 days door to door.

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Post by hdsadey » Fri Oct 05, 2018 8:13 am

Greg did some mags for my pops boat a year or so ago. He did a fantastic job and they are still running terrific. Turn around was less than a week.
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Re: carburetor

Post by CGstamp » Sat Oct 06, 2018 8:05 am

GMAC 76 is there some place we can be more secure

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Post by Deano » Sat Oct 06, 2018 8:17 am

This board has a built in PM (private message) attribute that works very similar to email.
Click on GMAC 76 in one of his posts and that will bring up his Profile.
Look at the bottom left and click on Private Message.

You can figure it out pretty easy from that point.
Be aware that it will look like is sitting in your OUTBOX folder, until he opens it.
At that point it will move to your SENT folder. This is how you know that he's received it.

Really easy to do, you just need to know where to look/start.
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Post by GMAC 76 » Sat Oct 06, 2018 9:53 am

CGstamp wrote:GMAC 76 is there some place we can be more secure
you bet I will send ya a message

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Post by CGstamp » Sun Oct 07, 2018 7:06 am

thanks Deano

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Post by CGstamp » Sun Oct 07, 2018 7:11 am

GMAC 76 i forgot to ask, is it a pressurized carb or float?

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Re: carburetor

Post by GMAC 76 » Sun Oct 07, 2018 10:23 am

all MA-4-5 carbs are float carbs

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Re: carburetor

Post by Billykid » Thu Dec 27, 2018 10:35 pm

what is max fuel pressure for M4-5

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Re: carburetor

Post by GMAC 76 » Fri Dec 28, 2018 10:37 am

Billykid wrote:what is max fuel pressure for M4-5
3-5 psi

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