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Forum: Formula
02-24-2014, 01:51 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,565
Posted By Iggy

Here's mine in better times. ...

Here's mine in better times.

http://www.offshoreonly.com/forums/general-boating-discussion/50864-finally-got-some-pics-boat.html
Forum: Formula
02-24-2014, 11:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 3,565
Posted By Iggy

BEAUTIFUL RIDE!!!!!! Congratulations You...

BEAUTIFUL RIDE!!!!!!
Congratulations

You should enjoy many seaons of use. It'll turn heads where ever it goes.

I too have an F206 LS, 1988. It's white with teal and white/teal/black interior....
08-28-2011, 07:01 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 20,047
Posted By Iggy

Sharkey... Great images. How'd you and eveyone...

Sharkey...
Great images. How'd you and eveyone else fair over night?
We have family in Bayville and haven't heard from them.
Power outages?
Flooding?
Seaside boardwalk still there?
Forum: General Q & A
08-25-2011, 05:17 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,504
Posted By Iggy

While cliff_m_b is correct if you live with...

While cliff_m_b is correct if you live with direct access to major open water.
But back in Green Island the surge shouldn't be all that much. A lot of water would need to flow through Barnegat and...
Forum: General Q & A
08-24-2011, 05:22 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 33,643
Posted By Iggy

Best thing you can do is find a copy of Dennis...

Best thing you can do is find a copy of Dennis Moore's book "Small-Block Chevy Marine Performance". It'll answer a lot of your questions.
Forum: Formula
08-24-2011, 04:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,430
Posted By Iggy

Like sprink58 and nuuch said...check for timing...

Like sprink58 and nuuch said...check for timing advance and if you have a fule pressure gage handy I'd install it to see what pressure you are getting.

Question...isn't that 17" prop a bit low on...
Forum: General Q & A
08-16-2011, 11:09 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,164
Posted By Iggy

Cams and core plugs. Those are the biggst change....

Cams and core plugs. Those are the biggst change.
I don't think a stock street cam has the HP and Torque in the right RPM range. If the overlap or lobe seperation (can't recall which) isn't right...
Forum: General Q & A
08-16-2011, 11:02 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 15,645
Posted By Iggy

When I wanted to change from a 21" Mirage to...

When I wanted to change from a 21" Mirage to somethnig with a lower pitch and smaller blades I searched E-Bay and found a brand new, in thel box, 19" Laser II. Paid 200.00 for a 500.00 prop. It took...
Forum: General Q & A
08-16-2011, 10:52 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,671
Posted By Iggy

Yeah, solid lifters make all the right noises. I...

Yeah, solid lifters make all the right noises. I love the sound of a solid lifter cam. Just hate the maintenance.
If you don't mind the constant resetting of the clearances, having to add special...
Forum: Formula
08-10-2011, 10:34 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 4,300
Posted By Iggy

Something's not right.... Timing sounds like...

Something's not right....
Timing sounds like it's off. I'd start with checking the plug wires for correct location and order.
I belive 8 deg BTDC is correct. If you have an adjustable timing light...
Forum: General Q & A
11-02-2010, 11:37 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 3,230
Posted By Iggy

I have run Mobil 1 in 5 of my cars/trucks (one...

I have run Mobil 1 in 5 of my cars/trucks (one was turbo charged) for about 350,000 total miles. Never had a problem. I even run it in the lawn mower which is now 20 years old and runs better than my...
06-30-2008, 09:28 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,605
Posted By Iggy

While I have problem with using my real name, I...

While I have problem with using my real name, I do have a problem with providing proof.
There's no way I'm going to post my private info for all the world to see and take.

If you want it that...
06-22-2008, 11:21 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,171
Posted By Iggy

Tough times indeed. My employer announced...

Tough times indeed.

My employer announced last week that the employees in several departments will have their hours reduced to 30 per week at 10 hours a day. Some people had the option of reducing...
05-22-2008, 11:34 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 471
Posted By Iggy

It all depnds on how you run the boat. The...

It all depnds on how you run the boat.
The harder you push it the more maintenence it requires.

I don't run mine very hard. And I only have a 350 Mercruiser engine.
I change my drive fluid once...
05-22-2008, 11:23 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 6,147
Posted By Iggy

Been using Simple Green for a loooong time now.

Been using Simple Green for a loooong time now.
05-22-2008, 11:21 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 21,505
Posted By Iggy

Still here, just not a regular as I used to be.

Still here, just not a regular as I used to be.
03-04-2008, 01:28 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,969
Posted By Iggy

Sorry for your loss. She looked adorable. ...

Sorry for your loss. She looked adorable.

You did the right thing.
I know because I went the other way with one of our cats, Freddy. He developed a tumor in his abdomen. A specialist recommend...
03-03-2008, 08:19 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 3,420
Posted By Iggy

Every time I say I'll be there....something comes...

Every time I say I'll be there....something comes up.

I promise to try to attend.


Boat ramp at the Fish Camp is about 3.00 per boat. Paved lot and parking. Ramp is two-three boats wide....
Forum: Formula
03-01-2008, 10:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,691
Posted By Iggy

My 1988 F-206 is as solid as the day it was...

My 1988 F-206 is as solid as the day it was built.
Anyone who sees it is surprised how old it is.

Sure, over the years a few things get loose and need attention, but it also depends on how it was...
02-25-2008, 11:19 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,636
Posted By Iggy

Well.....on the side it reads Semi-Submersable....

Well.....on the side it reads Semi-Submersable. That says it sort of a submarine. It won't go completely under water, but darn close. Probably submerges up to the yellow areas.
Could be a survey...
01-30-2008, 11:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 653
Posted By Iggy

I need someone in the Orlando area to repair my...

I need someone in the Orlando area to repair my (Formula F-206) engine hatch. The hatch broke on both sides where the hinges attach. Then I need to get a new sunpad/seat backrest made for it.
One...
Forum: Formula
01-15-2008, 05:49 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,681
Posted By Iggy

In europe there are far more diesel powered...

In europe there are far more diesel powered vehicles than gas. Gas is sooooo expensive and diesel is soooo cheap.
So I can see why Formula is building boats with diesels.

Ford builds a european...
Forum: General Q & A
01-06-2008, 10:51 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 798
Posted By Iggy

My '88 Formula F-206 is still in great shape....

My '88 Formula F-206 is still in great shape. While I haven't had it out in true offshore conditions the area lakes can get whipped up with 3-4 footers. The hull hasn't made any complaints. No...
Forum: General Q & A
01-05-2008, 02:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 881
Posted By Iggy

Looks like dissimilar metal corrosion. When two...

Looks like dissimilar metal corrosion.
When two different metals are joined, like the aluminum manifold and stainless riser, an electrical potential is formed causing electrolysis (corrosion).
Try...
Forum: Formula
10-28-2007, 09:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,442
Posted By Iggy

I'd hold onto it if I was you. With so many...

I'd hold onto it if I was you.
With so many states enacting noise level laws you just may need to reistall it to stay legal. Or spend big dollars for mufflers.
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