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  1. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    I have these huge ugly fuel fills that I'd like to get rid of. Question is, how do I glass the area back in so that it don't look like ass after a couple trips to the lake. I've seen a bunch of dash repairs over the years that look like hell. I'd like to reglass and either install smaller...
  2. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    I have some screw holes in my stringers and i would like to seal them up properly before putting the new floor in. What is the best thing to use for this?
  3. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    Can somebody please advise how to properly fill gauge size holes in the dash with photos ?
  4. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    I'm installing a new outdrive in a boat and have seen two different methods and would like some opinions on them. 1. Drill hole and coat exposed wood with resin 2. Drill hole larger than needed, fill with thickened resin, drill correct sized hole Any thoughts, experience?
  5. GN7 On the Dyno
    I'm sure this is common knowledge to most, but I'm a little int he dark.. I have a rectangular port tunnel ram that I'm putting on a BBC with AFR heads. Problem is the manifold has 8 bolts per side, but the heads are drilled for 6. I used the 6 bolt gasket, but when I fired the motor off I...
  6. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    I'm going to take the bow rail off of my boat. What is a good way to plug the screw holes? I was thinking of drilling the holes a little larger then putting a piece of 1/4" dowel rod and covering hole with a couple of drops of resin.
  7. V-Drives
    Have a 1959 Biesemeyer drag boat. When I originally got it, it had 2 drain holes in each sponson and no signs there ever was a drain plugs to plug them up with. Even though the holes were great for draining water as the boat sat outside for 20+ years when I redid it I filled one in and put...
  8. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    I have about 6-8 holes from bolts that I'm not using in the stringers. I want to plug them with dowels, what material do I use. Thanks
  9. Propellers
    Ive got a 22' scarab with a 23p quicksilver laser II stainless prop equipped with vent holes.. This is a big heavy boat an trying to get on plane is a joke unless i really baby the throttle. Once on plane its all good. I top out at 68 mph at 4500 an that cool with me. Can i get away with...
  10. V-Drives
    Recently started running wet bassett headers...Was running dry bassetts.. Running a BBC 468...I got oil coming out the weeper holes along with some water..I have it regulated so it doesnt always drip from the weepers.Also got some oil coming out the tips of the headers..Blowing onto the back of...
  11. GN7 On the Dyno
    What are you guys using for an oil fill and for evac fittings? Would like to use AN fittings for evacs.
  12. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    Hello, I just got myself a new shinny set of gauges and am filling the holes up in order to make the new lay out. Is there a nice thread on the detail of this? Some pic's and a bit of info would be great. I've been searching, but can't quite find what I'm looking for. Here is where I'm at so...
  13. Jet Boats
    just lifted my new to me boat off the trailer to replace the bunks and low and behold i found why the seats were the most secure i have ever sat on. some ass hat drilled right through the bottom of the boat and mounted the brackets that way. :(((((( they were exactly under the bunk so i didnt...
  14. PB Open Water
    From Florida, NBCTV.
  15. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    After alot of sleepless nights I've decided to pay a professional to fill all the holes in my Rogers. A good friend of mine lives in Havasu and is a customer of Scott Kornowski. So tomorrow morning I'm off to Havasu with the boat to get the all the holes filled. I had thru transom exhaust and...
  16. V-Drives
    What is the best product for patching holes in floor of a flatty? I have 4 holes that go thru thru the ply 3/8th " and 1 hole in the center 3/4" in the fiberglass only part of a sanger flatty. I know there is product out there for these purpuse, but dont know names of them or how to do it so it...
  17. Jet Boats
    i need to find out how i can fix these holes for my shoe the previous owner drilled the holes crooked and went all the way through i tried marine tex but im not happy with that can a machine shop fill and re drill the holes thanks for your help
  18. Greg Shoemaker
    want to put saddle tanks back in hondo. The filler holes have been glassed in and painted over. How would I cut the holes back in without damaging paint, hull, ect. Thanks
  19. Outdrives
    I need some help with the measurements of the ice chest openings in an 01 Eliminator Daytona. I leave my boat in Havasu, but need to make some speaker enclosures before my next trip. If anyone could happen to measure the opening and possibly the opening under the dash (so I know whatever I...
  20. Jet Boats
    Just noticed that when looking into the big end of my bowl that where the bearings are there are 2 small holes drilled on each side of the first bearing. These holes go all the way through from the looks of it. Are these suppose to be here? Wouldnt that let out the oil? The bowl is a berk JG...
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