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  1. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    I am in the process of prepping for installing balsa floors, I’m my boat. My question is in regards to filling the voids or grooves or depressions, on the inside of hull, formed by the strakes. I was landing on filling them by glassing in some 1/4 round wood. Picture example below. The wood does...
  2. Jet Boats
    How big a pain in the ass is it to convert over to Calgo ? And what will it cost for hardware ?
  3. Jet Boats
    I have a Berk 12jg and would like to know if tapping a Zerk fitting into the packing ring housing delivers grease to the shaft well... ? If so is there any particular location that's best? Thanks
  4. GN7 On the Dyno
    I wanted to install a new Holley 130 GPH pump that was given to me..I have a Holley Blue Electric I want to replace. It is a 454 (1975-1979 LS7). When I took off the block plate to install the mechanical pump there only appears to be a hole about 1/2 dia. at a about a 45* angle...don't see how...
  5. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    I would like to either have my new side tanks installed or i can do it. I have a question on the mounting. I have 8"x64" polished russell side tanks that will be going into the side sponsons of my new to me Daytona 19'. Does anyone have an pictures of how this is done? i dont want to drill holes...
  6. Jet Boats
    Tomorrow I should be getting my magneto back from the repair shop in Oregon. I talked with the guy on the phone and I will receive a complete report on the mags new specs. One of the things he said on the phone is the mag has 20* of advance built in. I understand the relationship between the cap...
  7. Jet Boats
    Need a little help on -What is involved in installing a Don's Pump Service Ratchet. I understand the shaft has to be machined, but how much and where. I have seen several of these at the races, so someone must have the instructions that came with the unit. Thanks for any input that you guys...
  8. PB Open Water
    Anybody here installed office on a Mac?? im hating iWork's and am trying to decide whether to buy a disc and install office or take it into the geeks to install it? How hard is it to install? I have had some trouble installing downloaded programs because it is different sometimes than a PC...
  9. Jet Boats
    Gonna be installing a hyd place diverter this weekend. Looking for do's and don't that some of you may have run into in the past. Things that might make it a cleaner install or ways to make it operate as good as it can. Going on a 18' Rogers with a Berkeley JG (split bowl). Maybe some pics or...
  10. Outdrives
    So I got the prop fixed for the wifes boat, Question, when you install the prop on the outdrive shaft, what do you torque it to?
  11. Outboards
    Could a foot pedal be installed on an outboard motor? I have a 70 Mercury and would like to install a foot pedal, similar to those used on jet boats. Would ti be only to bypass the throttle lever on the OMC and extend it to the foot pedal?
  12. WFL Crew
    Need help installing the saddle betweeen the pump and rideplate can yall post sum pics and tell me where to drill please. Thanks scott
  13. Jet Boats
    install the suction housing gasket dry or ???? What is the preferred method?
  14. Jet Boats
    ok, so it looks like i need to drill into the helmet and install these things. Talking to kent it he said on the sides i should do it just below where the chin straps are and then follow that back to the rear. On the front just below the vents. There's not much room to work with in the front...
  15. Greg Shoemaker
    I Have A Century Riveara 6 Meter The Out Drive Got Stolen From The Repair Shop I Brought It To And The Guy Didn't Want To Replace It , Any Ways I Already Cut The Whole.. What Is The Best Way To Mount The Intake Gate, I Seen One Spot Where They Showed Pics, Kinda But Know Info.. On How They Did...
  16. V-Drives
    I am installing my prop shaft coupler tomarrow. I just wanted to know any tips or tricks there is to istalling one. This is my first time doing it and want to get it right. Thanks!
  17. V-Drives
    Does anyone have any pictures of how a starter is mounted to the bellhousing of a v drive boat. I bout a high toque mini start and was looking and started looking at it a little bit tonight, and something doesn't seem right. Is it held on by two bolts? Is there a special piece needed to install...
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