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  1. Boats for Sale
    Early 60s all Wood E Class Racing Hydro. 273 Plymouth V8, Charles Hickling Design. Great California History. Stalled Restoration Project, Beautiful work dome so far. $12,500 OBO Call Chip @ 503-320-7391 for Info
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    I have this 15' hydroplane I picked up it has steering thats about it it needs a major restoration what you see is what it has i might part with the motor but its gona cost you. I think this was Ron Rune's old boat not sure of the year no trailer or motor come get it in lodi $300 or offer...
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    i picked one up last weekend its called hydro dynamic, it was featured in march 1963 popular mechanics 14' long it was featured as a outboard powered boat, this one is powered by a 283 chevy going into a clutch assembly into a parellel box . just wondering if someone had ever seen one , it is...
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    I’m using a prop (OJ 13X15L) on my hydroplane. Thinking I need something that’s made to run on the surface, a chopper or a one of those 2 blade props. Just starting to look but thought I should ask. Are the pitch numbers the same? Or in other words, if I have a 15P now should I be looking for a...
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    I will be the first to say I have no clue about this hydro stuff so I need help. Ran around with it for 28 miles yesterday and now I have a couple issues to figure out. Does the boat sit right? I know its stupid question but I have to ask. It sits basically flat when stopped. Not sure if that...
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    Whose in for going to the Hydroplane Races/Big Wake weekend at Folsom Lake May 31-June 2, 2013. I was thinking about Race course log boom tickets and hopefully hooking up with a bunch of performance boaters like the good ol days. Let me know. Hud 916.205.7527
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    This hydroplane was built by John Gibbs and Richard Hallett Jr. for Richard; we believe in 1975. The original engine was built by Paul Grichar, and believe is still in the boat (runs awesome). I have talked to Richard, and he told me the boat weighed less than 500 pounds complete when it was...
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    Found it on eBay. Would love to restore this just for the cool factor alone but its a bit out my price range. :( It's in NJ for us east coast folks. 1961 3 POINT INBOARD HYDROPLANE in Powerboats & Motorboats | eBay Motors
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    Staudacher, 5 liter vintage 1979 cabover, 18' 6", 305 chev, completely restored, tilt tlr.retored. ready to go. 17,000 585-766-3900
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    Nice shape.
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    I would be interested to find the history in these hydroplanes. I built the mahogany wood deck on a AQUA CRAFT glass hydroplane hull in the mid '60s. The boat went to Fred Wickens for the build of the sponsons. I built a wood hydroplane for Rodger Weiman. It was powered withl a 427" FE Ford...
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    THIS ONE HAS A V12 kurtiss, one of two in existence. the rudder is actually up at the bow. Today we took my dad to the Hydroplane and raceboat museum in kent, wa.
  16. Boats for Sale
    Hi, I have a 1973 Sanger hydroplane with a Casale V drive and a Chevy 454 LS-7 V8 I am selling. The engine was bought new by me several years ago and has all of 25 hours of run time on it. The boat needs a restoration and steering. I bought it several years ago with the high hopes of making a...
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