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  1. Boats for Sale
    For sale less engine and tanks . Price drop! First 16k takes her home complete ground up 3 year restoration! Fully capped , everything brand new . Full race pump by b1 racing ,stainless shaft , inducer , stainless a/b impeller, big dog jetaway, lightened bowl, full detail on impeller and bowl...
  2. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    I picked up a 1980 SWTD. Found some problems with it. I've got some cracking and bad repair work to fix. Under the stringers the boat has what I guess you'd call a plywood core that runs clear past the bulkhead. My question is can I cut a section out of the plywood and do my repair then section...
  3. Boats for Sale
    looking for a SWTD or a Sleekcraft SST project boat, no motor or blown motor... or whatever... im located in ontario california let me know if you have anything. thanks andy
  4. User "How To" Section
    need some advice on how to tackle this mod . I want to do the 2x4 one instead of the aluminum plate .
  5. Boats for Sale
    78 southwind dragster best of everything turn key, POPOFF JETAWAY 2HR ON 488 BBC,DIVERTER VERY NICE BOAT NEWPUMP STAINESS WITH AQ SHAFT MSD 7 IGNITION 530-635-1099 FOR BETTER PIX MAIL ME WILL RESPOND ASAP OR TXT, WILL SELL LESS ENGINE AND JETAWAY FOR 4500 WILL COME WITH NEW...
  6. V-Drives
    HIS RAN GOOD MINE BROKE THE ALGON PROP RELEASE...........:)bit
  7. Jet Boats
    Friend looking at this boat. I think you can see the gel damage and the crack. Is this common on these hulls, is this an expensive repair. Thanks, Jeff
  8. Jet Boats
    been wanting one of these for a long time and I found this one here on the boards and purchased it from raped southwind , very cool guy to deal with and even went out of his way to put some decent used tires on it for me so I could make it home with the boat. I will also be doing a thread on the...
  9. Parts for Sale
    Have a nice clean custom boat cover for a southwind tunnel dragster!!!! $200 obo located winchester ca
  10. Jet Boats
    I want to set my intake but it doesn't seem right. I'm pretty sure its not the intake that came out of the boat. MPD marked 0 degrees and 4.5 degrees on the flange. When I set it in the existing hole the pump sits too far into the hull. If that makes any sense? Do I need to set my pump back. It...
  11. Jet Boats
    Hello everyone I am picking up my tunnel dragster hull next week if all goes well ...have questions on setup if anyone can help me with basic starting points on pump as well as finishing of a 10-1 540 ci short block would like to stick with single carb so any suggestions on heads cam intake ect...
  12. Jet Boats
    80 swtd/513 ford alky motor/original r intake and r pump / center steer / calgo steering
  13. Jet Boats
    I was informed today by a friend how slow swtd are and that he's never seen one win on the river or at a track. I'm sure futs or bp or someone must have a pic or two of one of these tug boats taking the checkers
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  15. Boats for Sale
    not for sale not for sale anymore
  16. Jet Boats
    I need to take my swtd off the trailer so i can redo the trailer, lets see some ideas on a dolly.
  17. Jet Boats
    How do you guys have your front seats mounted? I am in the process of replacing mine and am going to replace the home made bracket to secure them better. Does anyone make a stringer mount specific for this setup? Thanks!
  18. Jet Boats
    So I got a nice decal from Cyco Designs. My wife bought a mirror for it for the basement. Happy birthday to me.
  19. Jet Boats
    1980 swtd found me.pretty much complete overhaul.do i cut the pod half off? what type of loader/intake will get me started.where should the engine be placed.its gonna be a two seater.dominator pump.where should the pump be?half or full set back?.and no idea of what kind of power will find its...
  20. Jet Boats
    SWTD, Adam and Jake, MOB vs SNOB - YouTube
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