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  1. sea strainer install
  2. Running on a hose with an Imco 'SC' lower??
  3. looking for prop advice: 382 FasTech
  4. 525 sc's, yea or nea
  5. Options to quiet exhaust
  6. Which Eagle Crank???
  7. Blue Printing Hull in S W Fla FT Meyers /Cape Coral area
  8. VC Performance Epoxy question
  9. Hydraulic roller cam question
  10. Bravo water Question
  11. BBC oil cooler?
  12. Which gear ratio is better???
  13. New heads?
  14. need help on cam
  15. Are GenV hp500 Crankshafts Nitrided?
  16. Valves
  17. Intercooler wanted
  18. 496 oil pump screen
  19. Water Pressure Gauge ?
  20. Big Block Suggestions Needed
  21. Oil Line routing?
  22. Up the river with no 91 octane
  23. Small Block Help
  24. Best practic for cutting hole in aluminum dash for new gauges
  25. Info on Nickerson carb work
  26. max bore for Gen V???
  27. compression question
  28. Need help reading codes on 1993 Chevy Truck and Diagnosing Problem
  29. Squish and Head Gaskets
  30. Impellar kit, housing and all
  31. speed calculations
  32. What's the best silicone for rub rail?
  33. Cam change with motor still in boat
  34. IMCO shorty on a Fountain
  35. How do you remove odors from foam padding?
  36. Debut of the XR
  37. compression debate
  38. Latham Steering - Imco Rams ?
  39. 302 ford distributer
  40. Low Mount Alt. & P/S Pump Location
  41. Volvo SX Drive U-Joint
  42. Speedmaster III prop options????
  43. XR Top Cap
  44. How to repair? -FOD to the drive skeg
  45. TRS Gimbal Assy..
  46. Removing Sea Water Pump Merc 420 HP
  47. Best way to store a Carb?
  48. Best way to get 600HP--625HP from a HP500 ??
  49. prop shafts
  50. Low Water Pick-up vs Thru The Hull Pick-up
  51. Internal Extension Box
  52. Mercruiser 496HO Mag Risers
  53. Cam Specs 600dpx
  54. 8.1 thermostat and cooling drawing
  55. Many Thanks
  56. Fuel Pump
  57. 29 Fountain
  58. Lifter looks funny
  59. Fast Cats, 25 & 26
  60. Flat tappett?
  61. Anyone using Dana's FLO-Torque manifolds?
  62. touch up paint on swim platform
  63. Gimbals
  64. Alternators
  65. shortie for Christmas
  66. defect in the Merlin III block
  67. some people know how to listen = rmbuilder
  68. drive locks off if no key?
  69. Good Blower Cam?
  70. If you keep your boat on a lift
  71. power for electric fuel pumps ?
  72. Mechanical Fuel Pump For Gen V ???
  73. Dual Battery Switches
  74. how wel does a ford 7.3L non turbo desl pull?
  75. Painting exhaust manifolds
  76. Electric shifter
  77. Dialing in the props...
  78. valve cover gaskets
  79. "Newer" Merc Exchaust?
  80. Electrical and rigging question...
  81. 5 Blade Props.
  82. Transom Pick up ?
  83. Extension Box
  84. Piston rings cracking?
  85. Land & Sea Model 600 Hydro Electric Transon Jack
  86. OMC guys... new question. Shifters.
  87. Basic things about rebuilding an engine?
  88. Wiring Harness help Where can I get one
  89. Closed Cooling Diagram
  90. Counter rotating outdrives
  91. whats a better rod billet olivers or carrillo?
  92. Are the heads the same?
  93. Gil exhaust risers with 6 inch rise
  94. V6 Module on 800SC
  95. Arneson conversion for 388 Slingshot
  96. Kiekhaefer Zero Effort Throttles
  97. Solid vs. Hydraulic Roller (Performance)
  98. OMC guys... I know you're out there. Ignition system question.
  99. Trim/Tilt System Problem(s)
  100. After Winterization
  101. valve covers
  102. eddie marine thunder exhaust
  103. Drive bleeds off
  104. Best Water Impeller Replacement
  105. I sonic checked my block today
  106. Question about a merc to volvo marine engine swap
  107. 500HP Intakes and Carbs
  108. whats up with 2 power steering pumps and 1 is a dummy?
  109. Diesel oil change interval and preferred oil?
  110. measuring tongue weight?
  111. Need cam help
  112. Question about exhaust system
  113. ok this may be a stupid question......
  114. Trailer Brakes ?
  115. Prop Torque on Bravo I
  116. Closed Cooling
  117. What model outdrive is this?
  118. ? the best drill bit/easy out for oliver rod bolts
  119. whats d best 1/2 impact wrench for rod bolts
  120. Trailer Backing Into Garage
  121. Performance parts for small blocks?
  122. Antifreeze (Red or Green)
  123. GM 502 Gen VI Sonic Test
  124. gm bowtie block
  125. Considering repainting Bravo I's. What to use???
  126. Dressing Up An Engine
  127. Drain Blocks
  128. 500 EFI Chip?
  129. Left seat throttle..
  130. Dyno, get to work!
  131. So what is the limit of #6 drive?
  132. Caling Party Yacht
  133. Blueprinting hulls?
  134. SSM-5 vs. Arneson #6
  135. what is the diff between a ssmIII and a ssm3A
  136. Do I need external steering? If so what kind?
  137. any info on ssm speed master 3
  138. High Volume sea pump options
  139. 525EFI Winterization
  140. Is this motor winterized safely?
  141. Roller Cam selection
  142. TRS or SSM II Speedmaster drives
  143. Bravo 1 vs 2
  144. Should I get Head from Brodix
  145. Question about a Flame Arrestor!
  146. Rectangle Port Heads
  147. poor dyno score on 540,s
  148. Mercury 525EFI Valve Covers
  149. Freeze - will this work?
  150. its steering
  151. Outboard Gurus
  152. Gen VI Timing Set
  153. HP500 Drain plug thread size?
  154. crane roller rocker's?
  155. Need drive help
  156. raise x dimension????
  157. Prochagrer Reliability???
  158. Best Aluminum heads
  159. smallblock power
  160. Velvet drive (C-72) Transmission conversion
  161. Speaker Wire, What Gauge To Use?
  162. Mercury 300x lower units
  163. Ilmor V10 Who HAs Expierence?
  164. Fuel Flow Meter
  165. Torque Monsters
  166. Crusader Engines
  167. Chevy rectangle port heads
  168. Merc 502 spitting oil
  169. Removing ink (pen) from seat cushions?
  170. Aluminum and Salt Water
  171. carburetor/flame arrestor
  172. 500 hp 1999 rear main failure?
  173. Question for the fiberglass experts.
  174. Biggus? How are your buddies 383 crate motors doing?
  175. bravo one drive resivoirs
  176. Who's the best in Marine NOS
  177. Generator Formula 382
  178. Psi
  179. Fusioncoat?
  180. tach is fluttering
  181. Florida engine builders
  182. Small-block oil pump
  183. Whipple Q's Need Help
  184. 500 efi cylinder heads??
  185. stripping powdercoat?
  186. electric fuel pumps for a 540ci
  187. Tech Help
  188. Fuel and Octane
  189. Stripped out fiberglass screw hole - how to fix?
  190. Antifouling Ssomething like it
  191. ADVISE on 454 STROKER CRANK
  192. chevy 502
  193. Top cylinder lubrication???
  194. Repowering '85 Cig 20, will I have enough space to fit a 377 scorpion?
  195. Backing off rocker for winter
  196. Who makes these external steering brackets?
  197. hydrohoist?
  198. Easy question for winter storage
  199. Painting 500efi's block & heads
  200. Alpha Gen 2
  201. 500 efi alternators??
  202. 575SCi Mercs
  203. AFR Exhaust Ports (Pipe Dreams?)
  204. Who's the best at reprogramming ECU's
  205. 500hp Vs 500efi Heads
  206. Marking bolt heads and nuts to check for movement
  207. Rhoads hyd. lifters
  208. Single Dominator vs Dual Dominators
  209. Gen 6 Heads
  210. generator prices
  211. Aftermarket flame arrestors
  212. is through prop exhaust ok with a 540?
  213. Merc. 525SC
  214. 1000+ HP What muffler- Outlaws??
  215. 500 Efi
  216. Rebuilt engines in progress
  217. 502 crankshaft questions
  218. 502 crankshaft
  219. 29 Scarab Small Bloack Question?
  220. Why did I wipe out a cam lobe?
  221. Bravo III won't go down
  222. low water pick up on bravo's
  223. Junk In The Trunk...I Mean Tank
  224. nova prop advice needed
  225. drive shower for new bravo
  226. Water intakes molded in hull bottom Q's
  227. Bravo Trim Cylinder Length
  228. replacing rub rail ?
  229. What's the best marine battery?
  230. Jesel Sportsman and Other Shaft Rockers
  231. Vortecs to IronEagle200?
  232. Best way to get 600 hp?
  233. Can anyone help me?
  234. New Hull Manufacturing Technique
  235. cam question, stroke vs. duration @ .050
  236. Intercoms/WHAT IS THE BEST DEAL?
  237. Extension boxes for a 38KV with TRS
  238. Hp500
  239. TRS vs BRAVO
  240. Battery Tray Mounting
  241. What's the best way to get rid of oxidized gelcoat
  242. spinelli 25 pitch vs. 24 hydro's
  243. Disable Rev Limiter??
  244. 496 ho horse power upgrade
  245. Raylar Package
  246. XS Performance hydraulic steering
  247. oil / power steering cooler replacement ?'s
  248. Can you remove water from the filter
  249. Gain 8-10 mph on top end and mid-range in 28 Daytona 496 ho's, ideas?
  250. ITS drive Question
  251. Anyone with ITS drives on a 42 Sonic?
  252. Engine Smoke
  253. Fuel tank bladder
  254. Weiand 277 ?
  255. Lifting Straps
  256. Lost Prop in Key West
  257. alignment tool for Bravo 1
  258. Patterson Custom Boats Headers
  259. any idea's ?
  260. Bravo drive length
  261. Can you identify this blower?
  262. A little something I've been working on....
  263. shorten bravo or sportmaster
  264. Trim Tabs
  265. Mercruiser Scan tool
  266. broken trim indicator
  267. How nuch H.P.....
  268. 1993 Chevy 1 ton 4l80e transmission question
  269. Changing Supercharger Oil
  270. Switching tabs from Insta Trim to 280 K planes
  271. Switching tabs from Insta Trim to 280 K planes
  272. 420 HP How much oil?
  273. What type of Spark Plugs and Gap?
  274. drive height x-dim question
  275. 496 ho question for tyler crockett ?
  276. Fel Pro 1047 ??
  277. 454/310 motor replacement options
  278. Difference btwn cams??
  279. bravo1, XR, XZ
  280. pitch vs diameter
  281. Oil Cooler Size?
  282. Transducer installation in Tampa area...
  283. Photo shop help?
  284. 502 running lean
  285. Bucket seats. Any ideas??
  286. Stereo Questions
  287. Paint for Merc SSM drives
  288. Closed cooling, and reverse rotation questions
  289. 8.1 496ho Mefi 4
  290. Nose Cones are they any good
  291. Bravo III Drive
  292. trim pumps
  293. Marinizing GM DuraMax Diesel
  294. 30' cigarette bullet
  295. what are the formulas update their hull
  296. Hydraulic trim pump
  297. Merlin Crate Motors
  298. 496HO in place of a 502Mag
  299. 496HO Plastic Top Shroud Question:
  300. AMSOil Pre-Charger Systems...
  301. Who is coming to PRI Dec. 9-11?
  302. What are the differences between 502MPI and a 500EFI ??
  303. Procharger 496 Ho With Cmi Headers?
  304. Which Crane "741" Camshaft?
  305. Anyone using Morel Lifters?
  306. BI Drive stuck on bell housing
  307. Is This A GenV Or GenVI Block???
  308. 1995 454 Magnum EFI internal specs???
  309. Camshaft Timing
  310. up grade to 525hp from 500 efi
  311. HP500 flame arrestor
  312. leaky exhaust manifolds baby!!!!!
  313. What are the limitations to the bravo 3?
  314. Bravo upgrades?
  315. oil return on dart blocks
  316. painting outdrives
  317. 4-blade bow lift
  318. Can Anyone Identify This Valve Spring???
  319. 353 fas tech more speed
  320. Land & Sea extension
  321. How much PSI of air to test Manifolds?
  322. 525 Oil and Filter
  323. Carb question
  324. Outdrive Supports for Travel
  325. Fuel Filter Danger
  326. Fuel pumps?
  327. Tilt problem
  328. compression, PSI
  329. ZZ502 Cam in a Merc 502MagMPI
  330. new glass for gauges?"coating" cracked?
  331. mirage props vs bravo1?
  332. Plug trim tab hole
  333. Hey Raylar!
  334. Whipples performance kit for HP500
  335. New Supercharger System introduced in Key West
  336. What Batteries?
  337. Billet XR or Teaque Platinum XR
  338. ECU Interface
  339. Aluminum dash gage panel thickness
  340. Oil and filter
  341. Rebuild 500Hps
  342. Cockpit cover
  343. Broken Bravo Drive
  344. Transom Angle
  345. '96 Chev 5.7L Vortec problems
  346. Dimple rod ?
  347. 502 cuts out at 4000 rpms
  348. Cam Help on 502
  349. setting base timing on a mpi with a jumper wire ???
  350. Trim pump test?
  351. 496 Oil Capacity?
  352. 1992 Volvo Drive / Max H.p.??
  353. Has anyone whippled their 525's
  354. Help Identify this 500EFI Cam??
  355. More boost?
  356. powder-coated diamond plate
  357. Drive Showers xr drives?
  358. timing chain and cover
  359. More HP... ?
  360. How much faster
  361. gen vi block
  362. Visual Difference between B&M 250 & 420
  363. Looking for HP500 exhaust riser(s)
  364. anyone running crane 661 cam?
  365. Blower Motors And Condensation
  366. Fountain 42
  367. Will 4.3 90* v6 bell housing work on 5.7
  368. In dash depth sounders
  369. Recommended Oil for fuel pump drive.
  370. Stripping powdercoat or anodizing
  371. Tail pipe water outlet
  372. 454 Mag MPI wiring harness pin assignments
  373. what kind of accessories do you use??
  374. 575 Sc
  375. Gen V Crankshaft
  376. Cylinder head compatability ????
  377. Drive Alignment Tool for XRs
  378. Spark Plugs
  379. Hustler 500efi engine tear down & Build Up
  380. crane 139661 cam for blower motor?
  381. Any one got a set of stock Merc. engine mounts laying around?
  382. How fast with 1.36 drives ???
  383. Gen 5 cyl head gasket mis match
  384. Dose NE1 have info for casting #'s for GM
  385. power loss on my chevy 454 in my truck question
  386. HELP-Cloudy Imron under full cover
  387. Info on 50ft HAWK ???
  388. Fuel supply, one-way tank valve question
  389. Pirelli flooring
  390. 496 HO - bulletproof upgrades
  391. Anybody know what seats are worth?
  392. 500 efi 350 hours
  393. HP500 Carb
  394. How much HP reliably with Oval port Merlin Heads?
  395. Cheapest Summer only boat insurance
  396. Better Exhaust, Little Space
  397. Engine cuts off
  398. Can A GenV become 522's???
  399. measurements of a 28 tall deck.
  400. Mercruiser Paint (Blue)
  401. Compression on BlowerMotor?
  402. B&M 420
  403. Draining the old gas?
  404. HP500 carb motors
  405. Prop question
  406. What kind of motor will 20k buy?
  407. used boats
  408. Over rev ?
  409. Overheat at idle
  410. small sea strainers for intercoolers?
  411. water front property
  412. Baja - Gps
  413. head gaskets, which ones??
  414. Trailer Axle Brake Placement
  415. 8.2 L 450 Hp ??
  416. 1998 502 Efi
  417. Whats the best rub rail?
  418. Trailer weight question?
  419. Konrad Outdrives
  420. x dimension??
  421. CMI Problem Help!
  422. anyone know the stock rocker size ?
  423. Engine dyno numbers
  424. exhaust systems
  425. Who can tell me what the tallest drive space made is for Bravo 1?
  426. Slick 50 TRS Drives
  427. bad gimbal to steering bushing
  428. flow bench in Northern IL
  429. Dry up the exhaust....
  430. main and rod bearing clearances
  431. Trim Cylinders Bravo 111
  432. Who makes Purple rockers?
  433. Prop(er) Rotation
  434. Reading HOURS from Eickert ECU ??
  435. drive upgrades
  436. Transom notch on a Scarab 38 KV
  437. Alpha 1 mystery Leak.
  438. 525sc's Rebuild
  439. bravo 1 problem. need drive gods help
  440. 496HO drain plugs...
  441. 502EFI problem
  442. Sender locations on HP500EFI
  443. Winterize 500 efi
  444. how big an a/c unit to cool a 35ft cig in fla
  445. Air Flow (naturally aspirated)---Head intake runner size VS cubic inches...
  446. K-plane pump mounting idea wanted
  447. Cam Driven Water pumps
  448. Good Oil Pressure ...
  449. Great discounts at drugs at Shipdrugs.com
  450. Corsa non selectable Q&Q
  451. Water circulation problems !!!
  452. there are 2 used konrad drives on ebay...
  453. extension box, shortie or both
  454. Mud In Block!? WTF
  455. Valve cover gaskets
  456. Need Cam and Carb Advice? Anything helps
  457. Cover Plate for Transom assy
  458. bravo drive life
  459. Camshaft identification ???
  460. Oil Temp Sender Positioning
  461. Steam/Smoke coming from port motor?
  462. Carb Rust?
  463. HP 500's
  464. Engin Balancing Question?
  465. Cam Help
  466. More Horse Power
  467. Inner tie-bar needed???
  468. 502 vs 454
  469. feedback on cobra blower motors...
  470. Bow Lights
  471. Dumb question: Merc 496 Mag vs. Chevy 3500HD 496 HO truck motor????
  472. Polishing Aluminum diamond plate?
  473. Pro and cons on turning a crank
  474. Drive oil remote reservoir hose
  475. Volvo Penta Ocean Series Drives
  476. Max torque of an XR?
  477. AFR or Canfield Heads
  478. fuel distribution problem
  479. News on Performance Marine Display at Sema
  480. MSD Marine Engine Protector
  481. ITS steering
  482. feed back on dean nickerson's carb work
  483. what the best intercooler for the money?
  484. 496 (375hp) reliability and speed.
  485. B max parts
  486. Which Engine / Drive Coupler?
  487. 496 HO closed cooling questions
  488. which plug wires?????
  489. Corsa Exhaust question
  490. water injection on blower motors?
  491. GenV or Gen VI oil pan
  492. Steering arm Question
  493. Blower Ingnition Questions
  494. What is a reliable primer pump?
  495. Extension Boxes
  496. exhaust silent choice or mufflers
  497. Fuel Economy?
  498. 500 bull dogs motor
  499. Mercathode Wiring
  500. What type of oil for a HP500 (carb)