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Old 02-26-2016, 10:04 AM
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73 mag race boat

im doing a 1973 27 sport race boat,its compleat and correct,chicken cage,3 man bolster, engine hatch,mercs 350 chevys,all there,and correct,cant find the aluminum log manifold for the left side, i have the origional dry exhaust ends and trumpet pipes,the baot was raced as chartruse and bonanza, and wishing well, im going to make it period correct,not a superstar but a real ols school funcional craft,can anyone find my pipes
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Old 02-26-2016, 10:20 AM
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Here is what the exhaust manifolds looks like that this Magnum needs.
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Old 02-26-2016, 10:35 AM
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Originally Posted by h2oboater
Here is what the exhaust manifolds looks like that this Magnum needs.
those are my pipes and thats the boat,,,thats what i need,i got some glenwood sbcs,but they will not fit to exit the engine compartment ,,,they fit at manifold but wont go out the back
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Old 02-26-2016, 03:53 PM
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If the manifold is good, have a new pipe made.If the manifold is bad thy and have it re-welded.
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I raced against Chartreuse back in the 70's in the Production classes.

Good boat and a good racing crew too.

Great find, good luck.
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I'll let Gil know you are rebuilding the Chartruse. I have two sets for sale.


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Old 02-29-2016, 08:39 AM
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Originally Posted by Top Banana
I raced against Chartreuse back in the 70's in the Production classes.

Good boat and a good racing crew too.

Great find, good luck.
Here are a few pic's of Chartreuse. This black & white pic is when Chartreuse won won the 1976 Charley's Crab Lake Huron race.
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