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  1. [Question] Looking for my Dads old V-Drive - (We could use some help)

    V-Drives
    ​My Dad loved his boat and I am trying to see if it is still out there. His brother traded it for a car many many years ago and my dad was not told until after it was to late. If anyone has any info about this Boat please let us know. post here or email [email protected] or Call (208)...
  2. *** Pics of my dad's Passant flatbottom from early 70's ***

    V-Drives
    This a couple of pictures of my dad's first flatbottom, and was the first of his two Passant's that he owned. This was when things were simple, and you built a boat with whatever you had. This was a 429 Super Cobra Jet, that came out of a wrecked police car. Lot's of memories in this boat.
  3. dads new addition to the stables.

    V-Drives
    Well after numerous drives to check out boats with no luck in finding the right one, my father and i made the looong journey from phoenix to broken arrow,ok. After 36 hours straight there and back. Here she is. Cole tr2. mean streak. Aka boat 506. Got some plans for her this winter to change up...
  4. My Dads Jet Boat Dennis's Menace

    Jet Boats
    I have been on these forums for a few years now and usually don't post in the jet boat section. Please don't tell any of my V-drive friends I posted over here, but I wanted to share a couple pics of my dads boat. It's a 1974 Wriedt with a 455 Olds. My brother and I grew up in this boat, we...
  5. Dad's Centurion....

    V-Drives
    My Dad just got done going through this Daycruiser..it's a very nice boat that he bought from Bolt Nazi...(he's selling everything)..Its a DiMarco cruiser basically. Anyway..yesterday was lake day and we wanted to make sure it didn't leak and the motor ran well... little suggestion..we bought a...
  6. Dads 79 JBN Tx-19

    WFL Crew
    well the ole man has been working on his ride with passion this past few weeks. hes getting old and running out of time he says,lol!! he is 68 and run many a boats in his time. some pics of not much but more to come lots of clean up and wiring and such but he will get there. Dad has run this...
  7. Dads 565

    WFL Crew
    here is some pics of dads mill being built by (Tigertooth)Scotts Marine and racing engines. i did not get any pics of the parts. run down of the mill is Dart Big M 9.8 deck all machine work and balancing done by Kuntz AND Company racing. JE 13.6 pisons Manley Rods Callies magnum Crank...
  8. Your Dads Tahiti

    Jet Boats
    Theres Got to be a bunch of us out there who's earliest Jet boat expiriences were with one of these little Jet boats , either a Friend Neighbor or relative, just out of HS by best friend bought a Bowling ball blue 16' Tahiti 455 Olds Jet , had some great times "mobbin" in that boat ! I bought...
  9. Post 'Em Up Dads!

    PB Open Water
    Happy Fathers Day to all the Dads on here, here's my little river rats in training. Kaelie will be 6 this summer and Tyler turns 3 next week...:)
  10. found in dads closet

    V-Drives
    my dad found his old crew shirt when he was with tim morgan. its in great shape still thought id share pics. from what dad says the yellow shirts were only givin to crew. i also found the jacket when tim transitioned to cars. pops has 2, they look brand new.
  11. My Dads Sanger

    V-Drives
    My brother and I have our father to thank for our love of flatbottoms. My dad who is 83, built his first flatbottom from a modified set of Glen-L plans in 1958 It made the local papers here when he launched it for the first time. His second boat was the Sanger in these pictures. He brought the...
  12. Dads Miller

    V-Drives
    The motor was built by kens automotive, ventura. 700hp. he said its gonna have lightning headers. It had ugly brown interior when he bought it. .
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