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Old 07-22-2011, 07:46 PM
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302sport. I see that you are from CT. Rich Zul is fairly close to you. Looks like you could be spending some serious money on new motors. Why not go visit him and see what he has to offer. Nice having an engine builder with his years of building expertise. http://www.zulracing.com/
He has a pair of 800's looking for a home.
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I mentioned Mercury's costs eariler in this thread. How about $9,194.00 for 850 crank and, 470.00 each for connecting rods, on Bam Marines web site.
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I mentioned Mercury's costs eariler in this thread. How about $9,194.00 for 850 crank and, 470.00 each for connecting rods, on Bam Marines web site.
I've been fighting blower belt idler pulley issues on my merc's.
Bearings from BAM $46, same SKF bearing from my local distributer $8! Each motor takes 6. 12 for $96 vs. $552....
Glad I shopped!

Not to mention that this shouldn't be an issue to begin with

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a few good names mentioned..what about Mark from Precision Marine..
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a few good names mentioned..what about Mark from Precision Marine..
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What about COBRA POWER???
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I've been fighting blower belt idler pulley issues on my merc's.
Bearings from BAM $46, same SKF bearing from my local distributer $8! Each motor takes 6. 12 for $96 vs. $552....
Glad I shopped!

Not to mention that this shouldn't be an issue to begin with
I remember that experience well ... and the idler pulley between the two blowers was over $500 at the time... now it's down to just under $300 ....
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