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Forum: General Q & A 06-27-2012, 09:33 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,234
Posted By BadDog
Do they help preserve valve guides due to lower...

Do they help preserve valve guides due to lower side loading?
Forum: Trucks, Trailers and Transportation 06-22-2012, 12:11 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 12,231
Posted By BadDog
Airtight is best for an existing system. I...

Airtight is best for an existing system. I installed the airtight 4 years ago and still have the same air in them. EZ lube is nice but not swapping an axle to get it.
Forum: General Q & A 06-09-2012, 06:18 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,657
Posted By BadDog
Some of the Force models (235 and 265) had an...

Some of the Force models (235 and 265) had an intentional hook.
Forum: General Q & A 06-08-2012, 10:14 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 675
Posted By BadDog
Friend has a 90 266 warm 502 prolly 500hp. 23...

Friend has a 90 266 warm 502 prolly 500hp. 23 Mirage plus 65gps
Forum: General Q & A 01-15-2011, 09:07 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,084
Posted By BadDog
I use the Mocal mounted to the block, a bit of a...

I use the Mocal mounted to the block, a bit of a PITA to get at the filter but you will eliminate a LOT of fittings and hose. Add up the fittings and hose length you won't have by keeping it on the...
Forum: General Q & A 01-15-2011, 09:04 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,596
Posted By BadDog
If you really have a need to dump from the rear...

If you really have a need to dump from the rear of the intake that would be best but be careful about how much you are dumping. You probably don't need much from that location to eliminate steam and...
Forum: Swap Shop 01-13-2011, 08:00 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 785
Posted By BadDog
And replied.

And replied.
Forum: Swap Shop 01-09-2011, 03:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 785
Posted By BadDog
B&M 250 Blower w/Nickerson 1050 Dominator Carb

Going back to NA for insurance and usage reasons. I have a B&M 250 Polished Blower with spare belts, polished intake, crossover and Nickerson 1050 worked dominator. Carb is jetted perfectly for a...
Forum: General Q & A 12-18-2010, 03:05 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 18,427
Posted By BadDog
1.5 with a 27 Mirage Plus. Just took it easy on...

1.5 with a 27 Mirage Plus. Just took it easy on it and did not feed it much boost until up and on plane. I think one of the reasons it lived so long was my drive cooling. I have a Simrek (?) drive...
Forum: General Q & A 12-18-2010, 02:55 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,577
Posted By BadDog
I was where you are now. I ended up adding a B&M...

I was where you are now. I ended up adding a B&M 250 Blower with matched carb, crossover, and cam. Put 300 hour on a motor that already had 500 on it before lower bearings wore out. I since...
Forum: General Q & A 12-18-2010, 02:10 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 18,427
Posted By BadDog
I ran an X drive with about 600 HP for 700 hours...

I ran an X drive with about 600 HP for 700 hours before I noticed a small amount of metal in the oil and could detect a high pitch noise that was new. Went back to my old B1 as a backup before...
Forum: General Q & A 12-18-2010, 09:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 5,214
Posted By BadDog
My neighbor had a 28 Excel with what appeared to...

My neighbor had a 28 Excel with what appeared to be factory air from Wellcraft. I believe the hull date was 88 and I saw this setup in 92 so if it was aftermarket that dates it. He never used it as...
Forum: General Q & A 12-12-2010, 05:31 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 638
Posted By BadDog
HP 500 Clone What water temp?

I had built for me an HP 500 clone, what temp T-stat should I be running with my crossover setup? Previous engine was a blower motor and I ran a 120 stat. From what I have been reading cold...
Forum: General Q & A 10-17-2010, 09:12 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 849
Posted By BadDog
How bout just running two switch's and be done...

How bout just running two switch's and be done with it?
Forum: General Q & A 10-17-2010, 09:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 598
Posted By BadDog
Poke around here... ...

Poke around here...
http://www.knfilters.com/marine/boats.htm
Forum: General Q & A 10-17-2010, 09:04 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,245
Posted By BadDog
Anyone have comments on using oil additives for...

Anyone have comments on using oil additives for those still running slipper camshafts? It just seems like it would be a good idea and perhaps add some longevity to the old motors. I don't believe I...
Forum: General Q & A 10-17-2010, 08:50 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 506
Posted By BadDog
I considered going to that style when I removed...

I considered going to that style when I removed my supercharger as my original cooling system came from an 89 motor. In the end I kept the crossover and water bleeds as pressure and flow rates were...
Forum: General Q & A 10-17-2010, 08:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,089
Posted By BadDog
I don't recall the Crane springs being...

I don't recall the Crane springs being recommended very often. I believe many were using the Comp Cams Valve springs 249-929-16. We have many more choices now that should last longer.
Forum: General Q & A 09-15-2010, 04:18 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,482
Posted By BadDog
Is the CRANE Marine box still available? They...

Is the CRANE Marine box still available? They seemed pretty reliable and had lots of features.
Forum: General Q & A 09-15-2010, 04:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 541
Posted By BadDog
Carter Fuel Pump- sort of died

I have been running this pump since spring but it has been a short season for me. Only about 75 hours on the pump.
http://www.summitracing.com/parts/CRT-P4600HP/
At the lake last weekend I was...
Forum: General Q & A 09-07-2010, 10:00 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,010
Posted By BadDog
Fresh rebuild on my Blue HP 500 carb doing same...

Fresh rebuild on my Blue HP 500 carb doing same thing. Checked all things recommended except the linkage for accelerator pump. If I let it idle for a bit and cool off it will idle just fine again. ...
Forum: General Q & A 08-21-2010, 04:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 634
Posted By BadDog
Gen 6 502 stock pan and stick. I notice that one...

Gen 6 502 stock pan and stick. I notice that one side of the stick reads higher than the other. It would seem that it has to do with the angle that the dipstick is setting at inside the pan. Mine...
Forum: General Q & A 08-21-2010, 11:04 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,170
Posted By BadDog
I recently changed the trigger, cap and coil on...

I recently changed the trigger, cap and coil on my boat chasing a miss in the 3200 to 4000 rpm range. As it turned out the tachometer was bad. In that particular sweep of motion it stole enough...
Forum: General Q & A 08-21-2010, 11:01 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,126
Posted By BadDog
If you are dumping this in your gasoline what...

If you are dumping this in your gasoline what would the effect on octane be? I would hate to cause detonation.
Forum: General Q & A 08-14-2010, 08:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,040
Posted By BadDog
Unless you are very good with finding FleaBay...

Unless you are very good with finding FleaBay parts you prolly are better off leaving it as is. More than likely and with a couple of plug readings you can suspect or verify it was done right. I am...
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