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  1. Jet Boats
    or WTF post! is my buddys boat he just bought & this is the "rooster booster mod" failed ! post up your pics!
  2. Jet Boats
    Anybody ever tried to use dye to make seats match boat. With any sucsess? Can't afford new covers right now,and want to take boat out without getting laughed at for the Banana seats. Or do they have cheap covers for 18" shells that will cover existing covers? Thanks for any help!!!
  3. PB Open Water
    Found on my facebook page where fountain boat make a wrong turn.
  4. V-Drives
    GEEZ.....I'm an idiot! What is wrong with this picture? LOL! :duh: Jocko
  5. GN7 On the Dyno
    So Ive put about 30 hours on my new 408sbc... Im not feeling what the builder promised me... heres the build 400 sbc .40 over = 408 Profiler aluminum 195cc/64cc nx262 comp cam 9.3 cr RPM performer edel intake edelbrock 750 Stock thunderbolt VI Stock fuel pump GLM aluminum manifolds with...
  6. V-Drives
    This is how you drill holes for the transom blocks.
  7. Outdrives
    My first Mercruiser impeller service has had terrible results, hoping someone can point me in the right direction here..'s what happened.: i carefully read and watched videos on the process: Seawater impeller change, Mercruiser alpha 1, Drained oil, PUT GEAR SHIFT IN FORWARD, split off...
  8. PB Open Water
    Boating fun goes horribly wrong - YouTube
  9. V-Drives
    I'm sorry to have to announce this, but due to "over hydrating", the latest episode of Speedboat Racer will not be posted till next week. Again we apologize to all of our supporters and hope you tune in next week to follow Speed on his inspections for invasive species....Till next week, hope you...
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  11. PB Open Water
    How not to do a preflight test. OOPS! This brand spanking new Airbus 340-600, the largest passenger airplane ever built, sits just outside its hangar in Toulouse , France without a single hour of airtime. Enter the Arab flight crew of Abu Dhabi Aircraft Technologies (ADAT) to conduct...
  12. GN7 On the Dyno
    24V71 Detroit - YouTube
  13. V-Drives
    I have a new Jones/Motrola tach, purchased recently, and a cable that came with the Rayson LP v-drive,(recently rebuilt, from trailer on up to carburetors) which I believe is a Stewart-Warner. I'm hoping that I do not have to buy a new complete cable if I can find an adapter that will mate up...
  14. PB Open Water
    So the mayor in this little town in Alabama that has heavy tornado damage won't allow FEMA single wide trailers as temp housing within town city limits. Your opinion...? The news story: Ala. town hit by tornadoes bans FEMA trailers By JAY REEVES, Associated Press Jay Reeves, Associated...
  15. PB Open Water
    I'd hate to be the forman of this project!:)hammers
  16. PB Open Water
    im tring to upload pics from my computer to the site and first i get some messsage that says some security token is missing please tell admin. then everytime after that i just says failed. some one help... wtf am i doing wrong. this has been a prob for about 3 weeks. i used to never have a...
  17. PB Open Water
    get it right son... 15... what a great age to come hang with dad at work...
  18. GN7 On the Dyno
    Ok, just got a new boat with a 366 Ford 410HP 10.5 comp started on the hose it was ok took it to the lake hard to start once I got it running put it in gear stall! hard to start did it again stall! got it going again kept pumping the gas to it and got it on plane! it was ok running but slowed...
  19. GN7 On the Dyno
    today i decided to do a compression check. Its a SBC 327 .30 over Full roller motor. I figured its simple enough. So I went at it and the numbers seem way off. Not different from each cylinder just way low. 1)30 2)60 3)60 4)75 5)60 6)60 7)60 8)40 I thought they should be up in the...
  20. GN7 On the Dyno
    so, I was in havasu last week. had to get towed back in. Machine shop that built the motor screwed up everything. Timing pointer was off by 10 degrees, couldnt rev the motor up. intake manifold wasn't properly siliconed (lots of water in oil). Ruined 4 roller rockers 4 pushrods, and more. I...