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  1. V-Drives
    click on the pic for little video.
  2. GN7 On the Dyno
    After destroying an early style Merlin head last year, I was able to find one head to match. A farmer (truck puller) from Arkansas had one head for sale. We made a deal and it is on its way to Norcal! Now I need to decide if I stay NA or go blown. I imagine $$$$ are going to dictate that...
  3. Outboards
    First run after purchase, more oil than gas in the tank from the previous owner and had been sitting for a year, pretty quick run before she clogged up and died. Into the shop to get the annual done on it, fix a couple fibergalss scars, new bimini, bilge etc. One month later finally gettin it...
  4. Jet Boats
    So i figured i would start a build thread on here for my new project since i will need lots of input and help for my first one this extreme. I picked up a 18' marlin , believe it to be a tigershark model. The guy i got it from said it was a 77 but the hin has a 82 at the end where the yr is...
  5. V-Drives
    the GN Boats.
  6. Jet Boats
    Wishing good luck and safe times to all @ Parker. With a special good luck to our home town FB hero Brian Letterly:partyguy:!
  7. Mideast and Great Lakes
    First, the guy with the trtade deal gave a BS story about sinking his boat. I already pulled the motor out of mine. Second, scence the motor was out, and I had an oil pressure issue I decided to drop the pan. I found a ton of metal in the pan, pulled a mail cap to find a spun berring, so I...
  8. Jet Boats
    Blown Fever and the guys are heading to Wheatland Missouri !! I think the crew is going to be Donny lebon, Tim Place, Brian Lenox, Doug Durnall, Ralph and Judy Mills. Ralph and the guys went kinda back to the basics de-tuned it a bit and went through the whole boat. Good Luck Guys keep us posted !!
  9. PB Open Water
    No luck in outdrive forums so I will try it here. 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?
  10. Jet Boats
    after I got my new carb and got that running started thinking that something just wasn't right... started running like crap... saw a leaking valve cover... so get home and take the valve covers off... well, I've never done this so I really didn't know what to expect... what I found was that one...
  11. PB Open Water
    Taking the wife down to the hospital first thing tomorrow morning to begin the process of inducing labor. I have already been trying to "induce" labor at home ;) but no such luck yet. Our new baby boy should be here by Wednesday:)devil
  12. Political Rhetoric
    Wow, America is not your enemy. http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090127/ap_on_re_mi_ea/ml_obama_mideast Good luck convincing them of that! I am quite sure that an explanation of that will dissuade their religious beliefs and they will not hate us anymore.
  13. PB Open Water
    I put in an offer on a nice north lakeside home. Big walled backyard with a pool and drive thru garage. Newer home on a cul de sac--Under 300,000 and 2 minutes to the boat ramp. Regards, SSC
  14. PB Open Water
    Went by the Simi Valley location and poof, it's gone. Talked with Jim while they were loading. He's done great work for me, my family and friends for many years. Hate to see him go, but he said the economy took it's toll. Told me he was most likely going to start a Mobile Marine Service...
  15. Jet Boats
    For those of you who don't know, Joe & Heather Morgan's (Here Comes Whitey & Here Comes Wifey) house is in Yorba Linda right where the huge fires are going on out here in CA If you guys need anything Joe ... you know you can count on me. Hope it stays away. BB
  16. Political Rhetoric
    Do you often hear people say how Lucky someone is. I don't believe in Blind Luck. I had this converstaion with my son last night. We were talking about Joe Dimaggio. My son commented on how lucky Joe was. I on the other hand explained to him that luck had nothing to do with it. Hard work...
  17. PB Open Water
    I'm not going to give to many details and jinx myself ..but going to try to buy a buisness in the AM. Nervous as hell cause it's a shitload of money to put out and a complete change from what I have been doing for the past 25 years. I'm putting almost everything we have on the line but if it...
  18. PB Open Water
    I believe it was mentioned this morning... no West Coast team has beaten an East Coast team on their turf... Also, will Romo play?
  19. Jet Boats
    Rip off some good ones.:)devil motor looks sick. Have fun breakin her in.
  20. V-Drives
    Good Luck to the SS 68 Guys. They are headed up to Lincoln City for the first time to get the SS Kilo Record. Run hard and be SAFE!!!!!!
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