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10-21-2021, 06:25 PM
Replies: 410
Views: 36,075
Posted By bajaman

What just REALLY will torque your crank is to...

What just REALLY will torque your crank is to understand that not grains, not computers, not textiles...but GASOLINE is our largest EXPORT. Refined petroleum products has been the #1 export for some...
10-21-2021, 06:18 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,020
Posted By bajaman

I'd run-not-walk from ANY eBay vehicle,...

I'd run-not-walk from ANY eBay vehicle, personally. Craigslist is iffy enough but far more reputable.
Forum: Baja
10-21-2021, 07:31 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 108
Posted By bajaman

I'd definitely hop over to the Baja Boat Owners...

I'd definitely hop over to the Baja Boat Owners forum and post that stuff up...
10-21-2021, 07:26 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,020
Posted By bajaman

Thanks for the pics. So...okay, now one sees why...

Thanks for the pics. So...okay, now one sees why the low price. It isn't TERRIBLE by any means and definitely needs a lot of TLC, but...a lot of 'elbow grease' and some cleaners/waxes/conditioners...
10-20-2021, 06:04 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,020
Posted By bajaman

Did he supply any other pictures of the boat? You...

Did he supply any other pictures of the boat? You can tell a LOT by how the engine bay is maintained...if clean and neat and well-organized, you can have some confidence the rest of the boat was...
10-20-2021, 04:18 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,020
Posted By bajaman

That is an...incredible price. I paid far more...

That is an...incredible price. I paid far more for my 252 a couple of years ago...

Just being me...I find it HIGHLY questionable that the current owner didn't know the hours, especially if trying...
Forum: Fountain
10-18-2021, 05:39 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 846
Posted By bajaman

So...your lift is essentially bottoming out on...

So...your lift is essentially bottoming out on the lake bed? Jesus...how sad that that location is so shallow. LOTO prides itself on maintaining a prescribed water level so...you've evidently been...
10-17-2021, 05:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,354
Posted By bajaman

Lol...the 'Prince of Darkness'... I know Lucas...

Lol...the 'Prince of Darkness'...
I know Lucas well, having been a British sports car nut for years...
10-17-2021, 10:37 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 785
Posted By bajaman

Now THAT looks very good!

Now THAT looks very good!
10-15-2021, 05:07 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,354
Posted By bajaman

ONE place where electric power will never be...

ONE place where electric power will never be anything other than a tiny niche to appease some eco-nut is...boats. At least as long as it requires BATTERIES to run the damned things. The CONCEPT is...
Forum: General Q & A
10-09-2021, 09:25 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 496
Posted By bajaman

A specific set of events would need to take place...

A specific set of events would need to take place to have the carb flood the intake manifold AND have enough fuel make it into a cylinder that HAPPENED to have an intake valve open..but it CAN...
Forum: General Q & A
10-09-2021, 06:30 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 496
Posted By bajaman

Well...let's look at the facts. engine...

Well...let's look at the facts.

engine would not spin
pulled plug(s)
engine spins
fuel came out of open cylinder when turning with starter


I would say 'objective evidence' says,...
10-08-2021, 02:42 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,704
Posted By bajaman

lol at the gullible few...

lol at the gullible few...
10-07-2021, 06:05 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,869
Posted By bajaman

Wow...I mean...'nuff said. Picture alone is...

Wow...I mean...'nuff said. Picture alone is worth a thousand words.
Forum: General Q & A
10-06-2021, 05:02 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,141
Posted By bajaman

Yep...I've seen some of those where they have...

Yep...I've seen some of those where they have like a clear Lexan section and it just...yeah, "walks up the exhaust" is an apt description!
10-06-2021, 04:58 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 5,704
Posted By bajaman

One can only hope the o.p. is legit and simply...

One can only hope the o.p. is legit and simply doesn't understand how his post came across. It is SO over the top that it screams 'TROLL" but as others have said, you never know. In my line of work...
Forum: General Q & A
10-03-2021, 06:21 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,350
Posted By bajaman

Sounds like if someone took the time and...

Sounds like if someone took the time and inclination to design an adapter plate, their would be a market for it..
10-03-2021, 06:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,426
Posted By bajaman

Cat hulls are not 'designed to flip mid air', no....

Cat hulls are not 'designed to flip mid air', no.
Air compressed inside the 'tunnel' combined with a number of other factors as noted above can cause the boat to flip.
If you are old enough to...
Forum: Donzi
10-02-2021, 05:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 138
Posted By bajaman

Time capsule there, for sure. I wonder what...

Time capsule there, for sure.

I wonder what all that boat has seen it its life? Think back to the day it was showroom-new, and hit the water for the first time. How proud the owners must have...
09-27-2021, 07:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,339
Posted By bajaman

On my 208 that I had (from new) for almost 30...

On my 208 that I had (from new) for almost 30 years, I was somewhere between the first and second response. I had spare:

prop and nut hardware
fuel pump
all hoses
all belts
filters
...
Forum: General Q & A
09-27-2021, 07:26 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,141
Posted By bajaman

Well...hell. You know I've been following this...

Well...hell. You know I've been following this build thread for a long time as my 'someday intent' to repower, exchanging my 454MPI with a 502 Mag or (dream engine!) HP500EFI is going to get a lot...
Forum: Baja
09-27-2021, 07:16 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 313
Posted By bajaman

Have you weighed it to see what the scales say? ...

Have you weighed it to see what the scales say?

My 208 Baja Islander, with a 17 degree deadrise and a Yamaha Hydra Drive 454, weighing around 3400 pounds 'lake ready', would twist a labbed 21...
09-26-2021, 04:10 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,219
Posted By bajaman

Thanks! Just added to my Favorites.

Thanks! Just added to my Favorites.
Forum: General Q & A
09-26-2021, 02:48 PM
Replies: 160
Views: 7,709
Posted By bajaman

Sweet! Nice thread, a lot of good...

Sweet!

Nice thread, a lot of good information came from a lot of people, ultimately you were able to achieve the desired results...WIN!
09-26-2021, 02:46 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,219
Posted By bajaman

A lot of folk simply don't like them...basically...

A lot of folk simply don't like them...basically the internals (crank, rods, etc) are not anywhere on par with a 8.2 (502 cid) engine. It originally wasn't really intended for marine use, more of a...
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