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Forum: Donzi
11-14-2019, 07:53 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 94
Posted By rak rua

Welcome to OSO! From the Donzi website you...

Welcome to OSO!

From the Donzi website you can download the owner manual and product info guide.....
https://www.donzimarine.com/owners-manual/

Couple of screenshots from the downloads suggest...
Forum: Scarab
11-14-2019, 07:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 598
Posted By rak rua

looking good. :) I used to believe that...

looking good. :)

I used to believe that nonsense about outboards (people here don't like them) but not anymore. Like yourself, people are switching because outboards just make sense. We all love...
11-09-2019, 08:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,560
Posted By rak rua

Not my photo, I took it from 'classic offshore...

Not my photo, I took it from 'classic offshore powerboat restoration' (Facebook group)
https://m.facebook.com/groups/1524784424493562/
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11-09-2019, 07:44 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 7,560
Posted By rak rua

Might be a silly question but.... Do drivers...

Might be a silly question but....
Do drivers have training in a pool (or similar) on how to get out of the boat quickly after capsizing? They appeared to handle the situation like it was an everyday...
Forum: Scarab
11-09-2019, 01:25 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 598
Posted By rak rua

Thank you Sir. He had a thread on the boat's...

Thank you Sir.
He had a thread on the boat's arrival in Thailand, I wish he'd post the progress on OSO too. :)
Looking great and I know some purists won't like it but outboards are King over here....
Forum: Scarab
11-08-2019, 07:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 598
Posted By rak rua

Hi Heath. I can't see his bookface stuff, didn't...

Hi Heath. I can't see his bookface stuff, didn't know he's going with outboards, has he changed? Outboards make sense in this part of the world, there are no suppliers of big inboard engines. I hope...
Forum: Excalibur
11-07-2019, 08:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 2,886
Posted By rak rua

87 months now, have ya got it dialed in yet.......

87 months now, have ya got it dialed in yet.... :D

RR (just having some fun)
11-07-2019, 08:52 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 371
Posted By rak rua

Sorry to hear about your accident, I hope nobody...

Sorry to hear about your accident, I hope nobody was hurt.
I'm no expert and I can't answer your question. However, you've convinced me, I wouldn't want to own a boat that's been through an...
11-05-2019, 09:59 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,563
Posted By rak rua

I'm starting to like it but as with so many older...

I'm starting to like it but as with so many older project boats, does that intrinsic cool factor justify the likely cost to make her pretty again?

I wouldn't blame anyone for passing on this boat...
11-03-2019, 11:24 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,710
Posted By rak rua

Sorry to see them go, always read good things...

Sorry to see them go, always read good things about their quality.

However, they were familiar proven boats with newer engines and paint trying to compete in a diminishing market. Unless you are a...
11-01-2019, 07:38 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,872
Posted By rak rua

Here's a few. (Lifted from Big Thunder Marine and...

Here's a few. (Lifted from Big Thunder Marine and https://www.powerboatlistings.com/photographs/62987 )
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10-27-2019, 09:03 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 668
Posted By rak rua

Assuming you've practiced backing a...

Assuming you've practiced backing a trailer........
Make sure she's fueled amd battery is good before getting to the ramp. Do your launching preparations off to the side so you don't hold up the...
10-25-2019, 10:42 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,851
Posted By rak rua

Oh that's just great. Women will still be driving...

Oh that's just great. Women will still be driving me nuts when I'm 74? Does it ever stop?


:mad:
RR
:mad:
10-24-2019, 01:32 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,851
Posted By rak rua

No, but we're not breaking laws and we're not...

No, but we're not breaking laws and we're not hurting anybody. :)






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Forum: Excalibur
10-23-2019, 09:09 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 111
Posted By rak rua

Welcome Fillippo! Yes, antifoul can reduce your...

Welcome Fillippo!
Yes, antifoul can reduce your speed by 5 mph. I had a 26' Scarab many years ago and had no choice but to keep it in the water and antifoul. My speed went from low 60's to about 58...
10-22-2019, 10:10 AM
Replies: 1,349
Views: 195,036
Posted By rak rua

I hope that came down OK, driver doesn't seem too...

I hope that came down OK, driver doesn't seem too concerned. ��
10-21-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 21
Sos
Views: 1,660
Posted By rak rua

The 21/22 with outboard power has been discussed...

The 21/22 with outboard power has been discussed on RDP briefly but they were more interested in inboard.
https://www.riverdavesplace.com/forums/threads/serious-stuff-at-the-sutphen-factory.42852/
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10-20-2019, 09:35 AM
Replies: 21
Sos
Views: 1,660
Posted By rak rua

I'd be happy with a 21' Ugly in my driveway....

I'd be happy with a 21' Ugly in my driveway. :cool:

https://cimg1.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.offshoreonly.com-vbulletin/640x480/img_2813_e2d0e66fdce75de9fc0233c583a93f8e19b2f1b3.jpg...
Forum: General Q & A
10-19-2019, 11:22 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 338
Posted By rak rua

Found the thread! Starts off a bit negative...

Found the thread! Starts off a bit negative towards powder coating but changes quickly. :)

https://www.offshoreonly.com/forums/general-q/344989-powdercoating-pulleys.html

RR
Forum: General Q & A
10-19-2019, 09:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 338
Posted By rak rua

It'd take some searching but I recall a post a...

It'd take some searching but I recall a post a couple of years ago where someone powdercoated his pulleys. A few comments and opinions about whether it would flake off but apparently it was an...
Forum: General Q & A
10-18-2019, 09:23 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 474
Posted By rak rua

I know it's not offshore but the Porta bracket on...

I know it's not offshore but the Porta bracket on this 450 looks great.
See post #24 https://www.screamandfly.com/showthread.php?344693-Starting-a-new-22-Liberator-today/page2

Here it is at...
10-17-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,847
Posted By rak rua

Looks like drug money. The good ol' days! Good...

Looks like drug money. The good ol' days!
Good Karma to you Kelly for your honesty, I hope nobody claims it.

RR
10-16-2019, 09:15 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By rak rua

Welcome to OSO! I think everyone here will say...

Welcome to OSO!
I think everyone here will say you need a lift. The sterndrive hanging in the water is not nice, electrolysis, corrosion, antifoul, reduced performance and marine growth will cost...
10-15-2019, 08:32 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,586
Posted By rak rua

If you want the throttleman with the biggest...

If you want the throttleman with the biggest nutz, Ken Warby. :).





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10-15-2019, 08:14 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 14,398
Posted By rak rua

You're still looking, why don't you import one?...

You're still looking, why don't you import one? There's always a couple advertised in Europe.

RR
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