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03-29-2021, 05:51 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 730
Posted By HPHQ

Rumor has it that things might be changing with...

Rumor has it that things might be changing with the law finally, been dealing with this since 06!! If things do change, we already have an idea about some events that we will be doing on the lake...
03-29-2021, 02:36 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 730
Posted By Bama

There is no speed limit on Lake Martin. Man I...

There is no speed limit on Lake Martin. Man I miss the old days on the lake. Chimney Rock used to be the place. The water pigs broke all that up. I hear Big Beach is the hangin spot now. Chucks pizza...
Forum: Prop Talk
03-16-2021, 08:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 480
Posted By thirdchildhood

The long tube and flared exhaust diffuser causes...

The long tube and flared exhaust diffuser causes transom lift, especially on fast small boats. On a high powered smaller single engine boat the diffuser is often cut off to increase bow lift. The...
03-14-2021, 09:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 506
Posted By tmmii

I donít know how 5600 rpm would be easier on the...

I donít know how 5600 rpm would be easier on the drive. Merc has been pretty consistent with their bravo boats to keep the rpm between 5-5,200.

Another issue with higher rpm is stern lift which...
03-14-2021, 08:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 506
Posted By Rookie

A rev limiter is an arbitrary number you make up...

A rev limiter is an arbitrary number you make up after a dyno session so it doesn't over rev. If the engine makes peak power at 5500 prop the boat to 5300 fueled 5500 light speed runs and set the rev...
01-20-2021, 11:09 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 3,251
Posted By Keith Atlanta

Raylar shortblock is $6500. The 600HO kit is...

Raylar shortblock is $6500. The 600HO kit is $13K. I have two of them for 7 years and have 250 hours on them. They are pretty much maintenance free fuel injected motors that dyno at about 640HP
09-09-2020, 01:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 936
Posted By Interceptor

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09-08-2020, 08:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,165
Posted By Poker Face Xtreme

Two anchors, whether nose-in or backed-in. Never...

Two anchors, whether nose-in or backed-in. Never on the beach itself.
07-22-2020, 07:19 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 618
Posted By F14A water jet

I'm a Florida native from the east coast and I...

I'm a Florida native from the east coast and I did two tours in Pensacola, flight student and flight instructor. We fell in love with Perdido Key. My dock is always open and the beer is always cold...
Forum: Southeast US
07-21-2020, 08:39 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 361
Posted By F14A water jet

I am out on Perdido Key for so I use Boggy Point...

I am out on Perdido Key for so I use Boggy Point Alabama. Formula 311
Forum: General Q & A
07-06-2020, 08:36 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 257
Posted By Got Freedom?

Yes, you can use an Ohm meter to check a sender...

Yes, you can use an Ohm meter to check a sender if it only has two wires. You can use a voltmeter to read the output signal of a three wire sender by connecting between the blue and white wires with...
Forum: Baja
07-03-2020, 03:41 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 451
Posted By GETTINBYE

I don't have the specs for the 26 but the 25...

I don't have the specs for the 26 but the 25 Outlaw CG is 86" forward from the transom measured at the keel. That may get you fairly close.

Mark
Forum: General Q & A
06-30-2020, 11:24 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By underpsi68

160s

160s
Forum: General Q & A
06-30-2020, 11:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By Dave M

I had a 2004 model that ran 170ish. Didn't...

I had a 2004 model that ran 170ish. Didn't really matter WOT, cruise, etc. There is a 165* stat in there.
Forum: General Q & A
06-30-2020, 07:37 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By PA.WOODCHUCK

My 2002 496 HO closed cooling runs in mid 160's...

My 2002 496 HO closed cooling runs in mid 160's even after WOT run. That's from the ECU vessel view.
06-30-2020, 12:08 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,007
Posted By Baja Rooster

We've all been beginners. Thatís why we...

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

Weíre sincerely trying to help you have the most fun boating and not spend your summer upside down...
06-29-2020, 08:35 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,007
Posted By Keith Atlanta

Artic is right. The rule of thumb on Baja is...

Artic is right. The rule of thumb on Baja is about 20 HP per MPH, that is pretty accurate and would probably go to 25 or more after 85 MPH. (Somebody throw in their 2 cents here)
Another thing...
06-29-2020, 04:56 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,007
Posted By 87MirageIntruder

I just went through a similar dilemma but I have...

I just went through a similar dilemma but I have a 28 Nordic Heat. The 496HO is a great engine stock, but when you modify it you better do it right or it won't hold together. There's not much you...
Forum: Baja
06-26-2020, 09:51 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 433
Posted By iaoutlaw

If the battery is dead put jumpers to it so you...

If the battery is dead put jumpers to it so you can raise or lower the hatch
06-22-2020, 06:14 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,007
Posted By articfriends

If you want to go ten mph faster, going to...

If you want to go ten mph faster, going to needapproximately 200 more hp. Go thru motor mod everything, add a supercharger and you'll be there. There is no "easy or cheap" mods that will give you...
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