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10-21-2020, 10:55 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,333
Posted By 47EXCALIBUR

Sonic30ss how is your conversion coming along....

Sonic30ss how is your conversion coming along. Post some photos. And as you have stated, excellent boat that loves 40+mph. I could get bravo 3 XR drives to live for about 50 hrs before the load on...
Forum: General Q & A
10-20-2020, 10:47 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 301
Posted By BillK

Piston ring and cylinder finish webinar

There has been a few discussions here about cylinder wall finishes and ring sealing so I thought I would post a link to a seminar that Rottler is giving tomorrow. If anyone is interested all you have...
Forum: General Q & A
09-30-2020, 04:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 225
Posted By Baja Rooster

https://www.offshoreonly.com/forums/general-q/3297...

https://www.offshoreonly.com/forums/general-q/329735-how-install-oxygen-sensor-bungs-2.html
09-30-2020, 12:52 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 405
Posted By madbouyz

Its a shame that when someone comes out with with...

Its a shame that when someone comes out with with a better mousetrap the pre-existing mousetrap makers have the marketing clout even though their trap is not as good.
Kind of like how Betamax could...
Forum: General Q & A
09-28-2020, 07:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 412
Posted By PARASAIL941

Cut minimum from both sides of kink. Next size...

Cut minimum from both sides of kink. Next size down box tube will fit inside like a sleeve. Through bolt and take to the welder to finish the joint. Fixed many like this. Stronger than original....
Forum: General Q & A
09-17-2020, 02:51 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 8,923
Posted By Cerberus66

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.offshoreonly.com-...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.offshoreonly.com-vbulletin/1540x2000/boost_octane_requirements_405c3b90145fc1fa3a24037dbe89c5580cec576a.jpg
Forum: General Q & A
09-16-2020, 04:10 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,817
Posted By Twin O/B Sonic

Move the battery to the back of the boat. ...

Move the battery to the back of the boat.

Should be faster than old motor.

Rakers are great props. I’ve run tons of them on everything.


Check compression.

If your no longer carrying the...
Forum: General Q & A
09-15-2020, 07:04 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,540
Posted By The Violator

I did accidentally swap the power steering...

I did accidentally swap the power steering pressure/return and that made my PS pump very upset! They’re different sized fittings but I changed them to -6AN and then moved onto another project for a...
09-02-2020, 04:04 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,997
Posted By boostbros

i am a long time boat wrench and when we built a...

i am a long time boat wrench and when we built a state of the art 540 for our thunder i debated the latest fuel injection route and then looked at 2 boxes on the shelf one is failed carb parts and...
08-31-2020, 02:38 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 9,886
Posted By Drock78

Would be interesting to know how many on here...

Would be interesting to know how many on here talking crap are 100% sober every time they operate their boat, let alone in LOTO on shootout weekend.
Forum: General Q & A
08-24-2020, 07:19 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,434
Posted By seafordguy

So thought I'd just throw this out there as an...

So thought I'd just throw this out there as an update in case anyone is ever searching, but quite a few of the adjuster nuts were WAY over-torqued by my estimation. Didn't see any other noticeable...
08-16-2020, 11:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 627
Posted By VoodooRob

Are you leaving a message? They use an answering...

Are you leaving a message? They use an answering service make sure you leave all your info and what you need done. George always calls me back within a day.
08-09-2020, 10:49 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 3,185
Posted By Tractionless

Only carry as many as you can afford to cover...

Only carry as many as you can afford to cover lifetime expenses for when something goes wrong. You're the captain, it's your fault and you're getting sued by everyone!!
08-02-2020, 02:44 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,987
Posted By SR24Dave

I like ordering from George, then I can give him...

I like ordering from George, then I can give him a hard time!
(Not to mention then he knows I use it.)
lol
08-02-2020, 08:24 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,987
Posted By SR24Dave

"neo oil" I just bought oil direct from...

"neo oil"
I just bought oil direct from George, but it came in a bottle with no label. $85.00

I wonder if its the same stuff.

Best of luck, George stands behind his work so at least you are...
Forum: General Q & A
07-28-2020, 10:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 397
Posted By tommymonza

I am having the same exact problem . So...

I am having the same exact problem . So comforting to hear other men of my age are suffering from the same symptoms.
07-28-2020, 01:44 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 588
Posted By mcollinstn

Gasket prep should always include using a...

Gasket prep should always include using a straight edge to check your surfaces - running a flat file across surfaces will show you low and high spots.

1. Ultra Black is fine. Test fit the intake...
Forum: General Q & A
07-27-2020, 09:30 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 849
Posted By SB

Okay, so...I did it any way. Lol. With...

Okay, so...I did it any way. Lol.

With double swap, the firing order vs plenum thing works normal. Ie: each next cylinder draws air/fuel from opposite plenum.

conv firing order.. double swap...
07-27-2020, 04:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 592
Posted By Padraig

I would send it to All American Drive Service. ...

I would send it to All American Drive Service. Great people and a longer warranty then Merc.

Padraig
Forum: General Q & A
07-23-2020, 07:16 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 660
Posted By Rookie

I was going to go with Isky HR lifters with my...

I was going to go with Isky HR lifters with my new cams I just ordered from Comp. After speaking with Comp they had no issues with me keeping my Isky Red Zone solid lifters on their HUC lobes and...
07-21-2020, 08:32 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 678
Posted By SB

Yup. Real life data shows bazzillions of 5.7cid...

Yup. Real life data shows bazzillions of 5.7cid 300hp-400 hp engines in frt of alphas for bazzillions of years without blowing up. Tons of 383cid boats too, but the bigger power 383’s in heavy single...
Forum: General Q & A
07-20-2020, 09:56 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 284
Posted By mike tkach

i have seen ignition coil cause it.

i have seen ignition coil cause it.
07-20-2020, 09:38 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,143
Posted By Sydwayz

You aren't going to like this, but you would be...

You aren't going to like this, but you would be MILES ahead just buying a simple bolt together aluminum trailer for your boat. Not only is it going to be an "easy button", but it is going to support...
Forum: General Q & A
06-30-2020, 10:30 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,117
Posted By mcollinstn

Cable adjustment. Disconnect cable from carb....

Cable adjustment.
Disconnect cable from carb. Set idle speed with "stop screw".
Now, adjust cable so that when the throttle lever is back at idle, the cable pushes back a bit against the stop...
06-30-2020, 12:08 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,594
Posted By Baja Rooster

We've all been beginners. That’s why we...

We've all been beginners. That’s why we wholeheartedly try to help you escape our mistakes, lol.

We’re sincerely trying to help you have the most fun boating and not spend your summer upside down...
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