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Old 12-29-2002, 10:04 PM
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Leave it up to an aircraft guy to get something like this started!
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Old 12-29-2002, 10:56 PM
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Well here goes,
car-400
truck-300
truck-300
boat-425
7 JD tractors-1500
1 JD combine 300
1 9N Ford 20
1 KW 425
1 tri-ax 350
1 tandem 300
2 JD gators 30
2 mowers 30
several electric motors 250
I will leave out the weedeaters
That gives me about 4630 HPs to work on.
oops I forgot dozer and backhoe give me another 180
updated total 4810

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Old 12-30-2002, 12:25 AM
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Okay lets see what I come up with here....

Boat 520
Xtra BBC 300
Skiboat 320
Z-28 245
Chev truck 190
Chev Dually 300?? (what is a 92 BBC truck motor rated at??)
1 mower 25
other mower 16
Blower on wheels 5
Weed eater 1hp x 2=2
Blower #1 3
Blower #2 2
edger 3
Chainsaw, reciprocator, Hedge trimmer= about 6 (used to be a landscape contractor, I kept a few toys and mowers for personal use)
Air Comp 3
I'll leave out the other electric stuff (snow plow, salt spreader, grinder.....etc.....)

Fun post, too bad I am on the lower end.....or maybe that is really good...HeHeHe.........

that makes 1942hp......
 
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Old 12-30-2002, 07:45 AM
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Collins - Now I know why gas is so damn expensive in Hendersonville!
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Let's see

Boat 940
Truck 255
00 Vette 345
68 Vette 390
Car 185
Snomobiles 210
Snowblower 10
Tractor 15

Total major stuff 2,350
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Old 12-30-2002, 09:41 AM
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excalibur 525
daily driver 270
bronco 325
girls car 135
camaro 425
tractor 300
skid loader 150
sea doo xp 130
gators x2 110
gsxr 155
dirt bikes x3 146
chainsaw 3-4
weed wackers 2
riding mowers x3 25
snow blowers x2 12
push mower 4
tools total 3


total 3933.00hp
This isn't counting the pile of prolly 50 old mower engines, dirt bike engines and auto engines laying around.
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Old 12-30-2002, 08:49 PM
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Damn I lost in the first post,
well give me time, I will get there. this all started because my neihbor had 13 batteries to keep charged with all his toys. I wondered what hp you wackos had.
then think about all the gas per year!!!
 
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Old 12-30-2002, 08:54 PM
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Oh Billy......the bayliner puked on me.....need a Coupler...any ideas ......cheap is the only way to go.......The Formula I just bought needs the T-56 redone so that's first on the money list....
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Old 12-30-2002, 09:15 PM
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find out if your coupler is the same as a big block, If so thats no big deal, A couple hours worth of work. I may have one, I will have to check my " stock room" by the way, is the formula a car? if so is that a t-5 unit? I dont know of a t-56
but i might know of someone who has one. why dont you just buy my boat, I redid the engine with all the goodies and will let it go to you for less then wholesale. that means you use it for a year or two and sell it for the same price.
my new work # 386- 763 9008
give me a shout i now have to work all week.
but I am going out in the boat 8 am new years day for about an hour just to say I did. you have to start the new year right!
 
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Old 12-30-2002, 09:26 PM
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brauer - that looks like a Lotus V8 in your avatar. If it is, I wanna ride in it. (I buy my gas at Dodge's store - they got cheap gas and good chicken there...especially on SuperTuesday, premium is 6cents off).

cannon, I think a BorgWarner T-56 is the aluminum cased firebird/camaro six-speed stick tranny (the vette uses a ZedF transaxle combo).
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