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  1. GN7 On the Dyno
    565 bbc h.p guess? Dyno numbers finally!! Building a 565 bbc that should hit the dyno in a couple of weeks. 10.2 compression, bbxtra 3 heads cnc ported by rfd. Edelbrock tunnel ram with a pair of 1050 dominators. Custom solid roller from Straub around .780 lift. Hoping to make 900. What do you...
  2. GN7 On the Dyno
    I'm sure everyone is going to pick apart the build, but I am about a week from hitting the dyno with the new creation so lets hear from anyone, how much horsepower? It's a 555 inch big block chevy, Dart big M, 4.560 bore, 4.250 stroke, 13.2 to 1 brodix bb2 xtra's ported by wes king dart single...
  3. GN7 On the Dyno
    Here's what I'm doing , old stock bore 454 ,9.25 compression with 8/71 , 2-1050 Doms , turned my AA to 6k with about 8-10# boost Heads are first casting ProTopline Aluminium 320cc that flowed 392 cfm with stock valves , the heads now wear Manley Severe Duty ProFlo w-11/32" undercut stems so...
  4. V-Drives
    So we're cruising our Tuesday night gig up at the local lake..we go up to one end where nobody goes and we see this dude in the no-wake zone...Wow..a v-drive. Nobody has seen this boat..he's owned it for 14 years but has had big issues with motors...and finally bought an old worn out RV and...
  5. GN7 On the Dyno
    Any guesses? Going on the dyno Tuesday. 532 ci, Dart Big M, 4.60 Mahle pistons x 4.0 Scat crank, 10.6:1, 6.535 H beam rods. AFR 305's ported to 325cc, 2.325 valve, 400cfm @ .700" Ported Super Vic intake with a QF two circuit 1050, no spacer. 55mm custom Straub hyd. roller, .750+, 260's @ .05...
  6. V-Drives
    Been a little slow in here. Making a couple of these one of a kind in/out boxes, what type of boat will it be going into? Sorry about the crappy phone pics, couldn't find my camera.
  7. GN7 On the Dyno
    A buddy of mine is putting this package together. He already has the long blocks. 522CI Lunati double cut 4 inch stroke crank Oliver rods 4.560 bore JE -28cc dish pistons 7.75 Static 242/248 .630ish lift 112LSA hyd roller cam Edelbrock marine 454R 315cc heads Littlefield 10-71 Whipple moac...
  8. PB Open Water
    To took my southwind out to day for the first time. I was very pleased with the performance, GPS was bouncing 66-68mph. Any one care to make guess at how much HP its putting out and what impeller is in it? 454 with 427 square port heads 10.5-1 compr. 550 lift cam torker intake 750 holley. I...
  9. Delta Lunch Bunch ( dlb )
    Gets a free drink (of their choice) on Hookyday!
  10. GN7 On the Dyno
    I'm not going to Dyno this anytime soon and was wondering if anyone here has a similar build or the experience to give me their opinion. BBC 468 4 Bolt Main Forged Crank GM heavy Duty 7/16 Rods Clevite Main & Rod Bearings. MS829H – CB743HN Hamburgers 10 qt Oil Pan with Mellings HV Pump JE Flat...
  11. V-Drives
  12. PB Open Water
    No clues yet.
  13. V-Drives
    Got the boat weighed yesterday from North American scales in Banning Ca.Had trailer weight a month ago. Not one piece of hardware in hull whatsoever! Starting this winter project with trailer stripping with Aircraft chem strip and lots of 80 grit. will epoxy prime and paint. Then hull needs...
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  15. Jet Boats
    Boat has gauges,foot gas pedal assy,steering helm,fwd rev handle,ride plates,diverter nozzle droop,12 jg-a assy? Will weigh off trailer in morning and weight on trailer subtract the differance. will post noonish tomorrow. GOOD LUCK!! HAHA:D
  16. Jet Boats
    basic 454, lil cam panther pump demon 650 carb, vacuum sec. (love the sound when they open!) was scootin along WOT my highest was 5200 rpms in a little bit of chop. on the flat was 5000 rpms. im guessing the little bit of wave let me get a little more boat out of the water. next...
  17. Jet Boats
    FINALLY going to water test my boat today. Anybody want to guess what I'll hit RPM/MPH? 1978 Bahner 18ft w/ delta pad bottom. Bone stock 454 (pulled from a '77 pickup). Holley 750DP. Timing @ 34deg total. Berkeley 12JG with "A" impeller and Place Diverter. Boat is extremely stripped down, just...
  18. PB Open Water
    The toys have been getting smaller and slower WTF :)
  19. PB Open Water
    Spectacular video showing the awesome power of mother nature.
  20. GN7 On the Dyno
    My day was cut a little short today....broke a comp cam chrome moly rocker. The reason for my post is I'm not positive it's the rockers fault. The retainer on this particular ex. valve has/had hit the rocker. Not sure if it did that when it let go, or if I have other issues. Should the stud...