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10-01-2018, 08:28 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,334
Posted By turbom700

Cant comment on Mercury but from engine design,...

Cant comment on Mercury but from engine design, you need to pull compression with a FI engine in order to make it last. Typically you see between .7-.8 power more with FI then NA. For instance if you...
09-27-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 1,860
Views: 732,725
Posted By turbom700

Have wrapped plenty of turbo's exhaust side with...

Have wrapped plenty of turbo's exhaust side with water jackets not hard and solves the glowing red hot, you do give up spool doing so, as you are greatly cooling down the thermal efficiency of the...
Forum: General Q & A
08-22-2018, 12:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,773
Posted By turbom700

Tuning a motor has nothing todo with Vacuum(maybe...

Tuning a motor has nothing todo with Vacuum(maybe at idle but there are far better ways)
You either need a AFR gauge or start reading plugs.
08-16-2018, 12:42 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,898
Posted By turbom700

They can when they are building them in house vs...

They can when they are building them in house vs buying them from GM. Different business then Marine but I can tell you I first hand that the company I work for can build a motor for about half the...
08-16-2018, 11:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,898
Posted By turbom700

Merc is just using there own design. I think in...

Merc is just using there own design. I think in the near future you will see the 400-800hp BBC go away with Mercs own design come in. They can do everything in house and this helps keep the cost...
08-15-2018, 09:55 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,817
Posted By turbom700

8.1 isn't really the big brother to the LS, still...

8.1 isn't really the big brother to the LS, still runs BBC head. Really nothing like like a LS actually. lol

At 3k I'm roughly 30% throttle. This isn't a offshore boat and your going to laugh when...
08-14-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,817
Posted By turbom700

I can tell you the LS sip fuel compared to a BBC...

I can tell you the LS sip fuel compared to a BBC there combustion champers are just that much more efficient. That being fuel still contains X amount of BTU whether its in a BBC or LS or briggs...
Forum: General Q & A
07-30-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 480
Posted By turbom700

I don't see it being difficult, just going to...

I don't see it being difficult, just going to need a rather large heat exchanger and probably a 2 if not 3 stage sea water pump. If I took the time I could figure out the size as you know roughly how...
Forum: Swap Shop
07-24-2018, 08:35 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 497
Posted By turbom700

24 pitch is sold, still have the 22Left Hand

24 pitch is sold, still have the 22Left Hand
Forum: Swap Shop
07-24-2018, 06:55 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 497
Posted By turbom700

Waiting on payment on the 24RH pitch. The 22pitch...

Waiting on payment on the 24RH pitch. The 22pitch is still for sale and is LH rotation.
Forum: Swap Shop
07-24-2018, 01:57 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 497
Posted By turbom700

Mercury Bravo 1 Propeller Brand New in Box

Have a 22 and 24 Pitch both brand new still in there boxes.400 Shipped each
07-23-2018, 10:37 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 31,624
Posted By turbom700

I do what dimensions, are you looking for as it...

I do what dimensions, are you looking for as it really going depend on what your outer toons size is.
Forum: General Q & A
07-09-2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,166
Posted By turbom700

I have done a few swaps now, including the one in...

I have done a few swaps now, including the one in my boat (twin turbo 5.3ls). Motor mounting is easy, manifolds are easy as well, can get spendy depending on what you want. Cheap is 600 expensive is...
06-14-2018, 08:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 905
Posted By turbom700

Guessing they have internal flappers, also solid...

Guessing they have internal flappers, also solid water actually helps with revision as it doesn't allow air to be pulled back in, acts like a damper of sort.
05-30-2018, 08:47 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 674
Posted By turbom700

Smile Polaris buys Boat Holding LLC

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-05-30/polaris-makes-an-805-million-bet-that-you-ll-buy-a-boat

Interesting news from the Off-road giant now dipping there hands back in the water.
Forum: General Q & A
05-23-2018, 09:55 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,343
Posted By turbom700

I just installed and tuned my neighbors BBC...

I just installed and tuned my neighbors BBC street car with the sniper system. We bunged all the header tubes with EGT, went out for a drive with it set on self tune. Other then idle I had todo very...
05-17-2018, 09:02 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,822
Posted By turbom700

Other than to be different, which I'm totally...

Other than to be different, which I'm totally cool with. WHY???? When you can get the same power from merc for the same price with "some" warranty. I would much rather have a FI engine of NA all day...
05-16-2018, 11:21 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 3,123
Posted By turbom700

I remember when they said that the 15 trucks...

I remember when they said that the 15 trucks couldn't be, and well look at them know. Give it time and someone will do it, it just wont be cheap.
05-10-2018, 08:16 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 4,072
Posted By turbom700

Aermet 100 is my go to material choice if I keep...

Aermet 100 is my go to material choice if I keep braking other things inside a transmission. It aint cheap but it seems to hold up to the abuse.
Forum: Swap Shop
05-08-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 6,973
Posted By turbom700

Pm Sent on trim pumps

Pm Sent on trim pumps
04-26-2018, 01:25 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,001
Posted By turbom700

I know when we do dealer/press releases we give...

I know when we do dealer/press releases we give them a date, usually a week or 2 after we show them, that we are releasing the product to the public. We tell them and make them sign a argument saying...
04-25-2018, 08:16 AM
Replies: 132
Views: 30,244
Posted By turbom700

Something seems odd, Holley system is so dang...

Something seems odd, Holley system is so dang simple I tuned my entire new motor in my boat in less that 8hrs, with about 6 of that idle tuning. Before this I knew the basics of tuning but never...
04-24-2018, 11:35 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 34,796
Posted By turbom700

This maybe a stupid question, but I'll ask it...

This maybe a stupid question, but I'll ask it anyways. Would being belted in 5 or 6 point help these people stay alive. It seems getting throwing out of the boat when it spins and "sliding" down the...
Forum: Swap Shop
04-24-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,633
Posted By turbom700

PM Sent

PM Sent
Forum: General Q & A
04-03-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 435
Posted By turbom700

800 motor were very good motors, not a lot of...

800 motor were very good motors, not a lot of issues with them. They run the same rocker arms that a SBC does. That one seems expensive for a 12yr old machine with 2700 miles on it. You can buy a...
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