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  1. GN7 On the Dyno
    I'm looking to buy a nice stack injection manifold for a BBC and standard deck. Must be in ready to run condition and preferably set up for alky. Thanks in advance Paul 208-409-7911
  2. PB Open Water
    Over five thousand years ago, Moses said to the children of Israel , "Pick up your shovels, mount your asses and camels, and I will lead you to the Promised Land." Nearly 75 years ago, (when Welfare was introduced) Roosevelt said, "Lay down your shovels, sit on your asses, and light up a Camel...
  3. V-Drives
    I am sad to report we lost another piece of our amazing boating family. I received a call from Scott Corey Aka Shiver Shot who lost his Mom this morning. Big hugs to the Corey Family! Scott does not have his phone with him but will keep me updated when he can. Scotts Mom was truly an amazing...
  4. BOTE
    I heard someone bought a 25' Daytona! For me it's mixed feelings, I always say the 2 best days of owning a boat are, 1. The day you buy it 2. The day you sell it. So there are 2 happy people out there, congrats!:D
  5. PB Open Water
    Sailor dies when Swedish Cup entry capsizes - SFGate
  6. V-Drives
    Lonnie Dye- RIP Just want to let our V-Drive Family know we have lost a great man today. RIP.
  7. PB Open Water
    My german shepherd ,maybe 8 years old, came from the pound 3 years ago is hurtin.. Tuesday night he was having trouble breathing so I took him to the emergency vet. Seems his thlorax(sack around the lungs)was filling with air and had collapsed one lung. I had him tap and drain the thlorax and...
  8. PB Open Water
    I put 11 hours on my boat last year and only 3 hours thus far this year. So I had it listed, and sold it on Friday. I've heard the saying that the 2 happiest days of a boat owners lives are the day the boat is bought and the boat is sold. I can tell you I felt like crap selling this...
  9. V-Drives
    With Andy's permission, he lost his Father this morning. He was 92 and had one hell of a good life. Andy and Guy are on the road to Oregon, about an 8 hour drive, to be with his Mom. If anyone needs something I will be at the house or CFW. Steve Peterson 714 883-1715
  10. PB Open Water
    While waiting for my buddy to get back from parking the truck and trailer on Saturday after we launched at Windsor, noticed a bunch of people at the dock. It took a few seconds to figure out what was going on, but unfortunately had to witness a group of people giving CPR to man that looked to be...
  11. PB Open Water
    Updated Mar 18, 2012 6:46 PM ET TAVARES, Fla. (AP) Two boaters have died in a collision at a central Florida regatta, bringing the number killed at the weekend event to three. TRAGIC SPORTS DEATHS Remembering the many athletes sports lost way too soon. Florida Fish and...
  12. V-Drives
    I just got word that we lost Steve Earl last night. I don't have any details just that he passed away last night. Steve had a heart of gold and loved racing. He helped me out tremendously with work when times were tough. Tony
  13. WFL Crew
    i usually dont type sad stories and such. aGuy i graduated School with today lost his Wife:( they have a 5 month little boy that lost his mother:( me and him were best friends in grade school spent summers together and such. when we got to High school things changed he did and i did we...
  14. Jet Boats
    For those of you that have called the shop , the phone was answered by Wendy, who also was my right hand and like ;my daughter that I never had. Sunday night she was taken from us in a tragic motorcycle accident leaving Cooks Corner. My wife is organizing a trust fund for the daughters on...
  15. Greg Shoemaker
    For those of you that have called the shop , the phone was answered by Wendy, who also was my right hand and like ;my daughter that I never had. Sunday night she was taken from us in a tragic motorcycle accident leaving Cooks Corner. My wife is organizing a trust fund for the daughters on...
  16. V-Drives
    We lost Greg Smith from NJBA rescue. He finally lost his battle to cancer yesterday. Most of you guys racing today didn't know Greg but I raced with him all through the 90s. He was one of the funniest guys would ever meet. He was always upbeat and witty as hell. I remember flying home from...
  17. PB Open Water
    Killed a Mexico accident. RIP Top FMX Rider Jeff 'Ox' Kargola Killed In Racing Accident | Radar Online
  18. V-Drives
    Yesterday at yelm washington boat race. We had a 5-liter driver die. They are not saying yet but we are thinking it was a heart attack. Just before the heart attack he had flipped his 5-liter he had gotten out of the capsule and was on the boat. He had raised his arms up to signal he was ok...
  19. PB Open Water
    Just saw this on Yahoo. Sad day... http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/us_obit_walter_cronkite NEW YORK – Walter Cronkite, the premier TV anchorman of the networks' golden age who reported a tumultuous time with reassuring authority and came to be called "the most trusted man in...
  20. PB Open Water
    Today (7-14-09) along the OC coastline had another horrible fatal accident involving a child. An 11 year old girl was participating in a Jr. Lifeguard class. They were learning high speed drop offs from the back swim step. Drop off was completed without incident, 32' Crystal-Liner returned to...
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