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Forum: General Boating Discussion 08-19-2017, 09:14 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 6,507
Posted By check300
I can comment on our experience with Ben. He's...

I can comment on our experience with Ben. He's done all the maintenance/repair our our 43 Checkmate and prior to this boat, several rebuilds of our 1800 hp twin turbo engine. The work has always...
Forum: General Boating Discussion 06-27-2017, 05:06 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,718
Posted By check300
I know that the lake claimed more than one GoPro....

I know that the lake claimed more than one GoPro. Tony was in the helicopter taking video.
Forum: General Boating Discussion 06-26-2017, 10:05 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,718
Posted By check300
We tried a bunch of different speeds and you are...

We tried a bunch of different speeds and you are correct, 25 to 30 was all we wanted. There was no discernible pattern so it was impossible to get a rhythm.
Forum: General Boating Discussion 06-26-2017, 09:30 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,718
Posted By check300
we were running between 50 and 60 mph and we were...

we were running between 50 and 60 mph and we were with the front pack.
Forum: Prop Talk 06-09-2017, 11:29 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 967
Posted By check300
It was actually in 2001. Dennis K was my contact....

It was actually in 2001. Dennis K was my contact. We had rigged a 30' Checkmate with a single #6 and big power. You subsequently did a couple more for me at Bblades.
Forum: Prop Talk 06-09-2017, 09:09 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 967
Posted By check300
On my 30 I was only interested in the big end.😁

On my 30 I was only interested in the big end.😁
Forum: Prop Talk 06-08-2017, 07:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 967
Posted By check300
A three blade was definitely best on my 30'...

A three blade was definitely best on my 30' Checkmate. Brett im sure you recall modifying 3 blade cleavers to a round ear chopper style for me.
Forum: General Q & A 04-15-2017, 09:32 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,689
Posted By check300
I used a set of these on my first twin turbo...

I used a set of these on my first twin turbo setup. We made 1200 hp and ran them for 4 years with zero issues.
Forum: General Q & A 03-30-2017, 07:37 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,463
Posted By check300
Tom Earhart for the dyno. PM me if you need...

Tom Earhart for the dyno. PM me if you need contact info. Jim knows him very well.
Forum: General Q & A 02-17-2017, 10:21 AM
Replies: 208
Views: 16,004
Posted By check300
We run 4 or 5 poker runs per year and a couple...

We run 4 or 5 poker runs per year and a couple fun runs with Kevin and Kristy. Typically on those events we are running from 4400 to 5300 or sometimes bouncing the rev limiter. On a typical "off"...
Forum: General Boating Discussion 01-12-2017, 06:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 970
Posted By check300
Awesome video, Kristy. It's fun seeing the Baja...

Awesome video, Kristy. It's fun seeing the Baja once again. These runs are always a great time!
Forum: Poker Runs and Boating Events 12-21-2016, 06:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,599
Posted By check300
We are planning on this run again next year. We...

We are planning on this run again next year. We loved everything about this event!
Forum: General Q & A 12-01-2016, 11:06 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 9,187
Posted By check300
I ran a big solid roller cam for over 10 years...

I ran a big solid roller cam for over 10 years and generally adjusted the lash once a year.
Forum: Poker Runs and Boating Events 11-23-2016, 10:37 PM
Replies: 273
Views: 25,467
Posted By check300
This sounds like it's going to be a great event....

This sounds like it's going to be a great event. We are definitely interested.
Forum: General Boating Discussion 11-17-2016, 04:25 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 27,079
Posted By check300
I know it's not the same hull or even close to it...

I know it's not the same hull or even close to it , but I ran a #6 on a 30' single engine Checkmate with over 1500 hp and never broke the drive. It was bolted to a 12" box so the engine didn't need...
Forum: General Q & A 09-29-2016, 06:12 PM
Replies: 1,926
Views: 95,359
Posted By check300
The housings were not water cooled but there were...

The housings were not water cooled but there were water cooled heat shields over the top of them.
Forum: General Q & A 09-29-2016, 05:00 PM
Replies: 1,926
Views: 95,359
Posted By check300
Oh we found quite a bit more torque before we...

Oh we found quite a bit more torque before we were finished..:)
Forum: General Q & A 09-29-2016, 04:38 PM
Replies: 1,926
Views: 95,359
Posted By check300
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y6EcyKygxTg ...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y6EcyKygxTg

Just for fun...... full marine dress with Dana Marine manifolds. This was just getting it tuned. We eventually pulled it to 6500.
Forum: General Boating Discussion 08-23-2016, 09:37 AM
Replies: 177
Views: 10,269
Posted By check300
I wish you wouldn't give up. You could continue...

I wish you wouldn't give up. You could continue by pointing out how the 97% (not 99) figure came about. It's interesting to see how numbers are manipulated to achieve the "consensus".
Forum: Poker Runs and Boating Events 08-22-2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 7,292
Posted By check300
We'll be in for both.

We'll be in for both.
Forum: General Boating Discussion 08-22-2016, 02:55 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,195
Posted By check300
That is the boat. There was certainly more speed...

That is the boat. There was certainly more speed to be had but after hitting 120 I wasn't really interested in looking for more.
Forum: General Boating Discussion 08-18-2016, 02:25 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,195
Posted By check300
Running around 110 on Lake Cumberland

Running around 110 on Lake Cumberland
Forum: General Boating Discussion 08-18-2016, 07:18 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,195
Posted By check300
I had a 30' Checkmate running well over 100 with...

I had a 30' Checkmate running well over 100 with little to no chine walking. It's all in the setup.
Forum: Great Lakes and Canada 08-12-2016, 07:21 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 15,621
Posted By check300
We've launched our 43 at Oxbow. The ramp is...

We've launched our 43 at Oxbow. The ramp is great for Big stuff if you decide to take it there.
Forum: Poker Runs and Boating Events 08-08-2016, 06:10 PM
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