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Forum: General Q & A 12-29-2009, 05:35 PM
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Posted By boatinbill
which Odessey battery?

which Odessey battery?
Forum: Formula 12-29-2009, 01:29 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 865
Posted By boatinbill
Land and Sea Stern Jack

Anyone put a Stern Jack on a 271 fastech? if so what were the results and what motor?
Forum: General Q & A 12-29-2009, 08:57 AM
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Posted By boatinbill
Jonyb, maybe I will do that, boat is in storage...

Jonyb, maybe I will do that, boat is in storage right now but plan on pulling it out in late february and doing an overall cleanup and repair, get the hull blue printed, some upholstery repair, some...
Forum: General Q & A 12-29-2009, 12:07 AM
Replies: 80
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Posted By boatinbill
I should have added, everything I am taking out...

I should have added, everything I am taking out (the Polk speakers in the QLogic boxes, Kenwood head unit and 10 disc Cd changer, the two Kenwood amps and the Profile amp) are available for purchase...
Forum: General Q & A 12-29-2009, 12:04 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 37,944
Posted By boatinbill
Thanks to all for the contributions, I am getting...

Thanks to all for the contributions, I am getting a lot of information as I like many others am not current on the marine and auto stereo manufacturers, etc. I have designed and built several home...
Forum: General Q & A 12-26-2009, 08:42 AM
Replies: 80
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Posted By boatinbill
Thanks to all, ok I need boxes to get what I...

Thanks to all, ok I need boxes to get what I want, has anyone tried the Kicker marine boxes, seems about the smallest foot print, any other suggestions? Note I am getting rid of two 12 inch Pyles in...
Forum: General Q & A 12-25-2009, 06:05 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 37,944
Posted By boatinbill
Best subwoofers

What are the best 10 inch subwoofers for a boat, probably infinite baffle (no box)? Price is not a big issue, I want lots of thumping bass.
Forum: Formula 11-21-2009, 08:27 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,517
Posted By boatinbill
After loking through many many threads< here is...

After loking through many many threads< here is what I have come up with as best course of action:

- blueprint the bottom
- stick with the Bravo prop, expereiment with pitch and blue print prop
...
Forum: Formula 11-15-2009, 11:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,517
Posted By boatinbill
high 60's GPS, occassionally in perfect...

high 60's GPS, occassionally in perfect conditions I can reach 70
Forum: Formula 11-15-2009, 11:05 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,517
Posted By boatinbill
And while I am in an asking mood, anyone change...

And while I am in an asking mood, anyone change the rotation of the prop, it seems that mine requires a LH prop, which makes it tougher in finding props to try in my area. Does anyone know why...
Forum: Formula 11-15-2009, 09:34 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,517
Posted By boatinbill
yes, extension box. Also, the stock 24p prop

yes, extension box.

Also, the stock 24p prop
Forum: Formula 11-15-2009, 09:09 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,517
Posted By boatinbill
Guess I should add it is a Fastech. Also,...

Guess I should add it is a Fastech.

Also, anyone put a setback on a 271, if so what were the results and what type setback?
Forum: Formula 11-15-2009, 08:52 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,517
Posted By boatinbill
Best 271 performance upgrades

I have a 1999 271 with an HP 500 EFI, this is an open question to the group; [LIST]
* what are the best performance upgrades poeple have found.
* Also, what is the best prop that the group has...
Forum: Formula 11-15-2009, 08:43 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 951
Posted By boatinbill
271 Hp500 Efi

Chuck, this is Bill Clark from college days (been a long time since we have chatted), I have 1999 271 with a HP500 EFI, currently running a 24p Bravo 1 prop, not issues coming on plane. Not as quick...
Forum: Sunsation 10-03-2009, 05:53 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,423
Posted By boatinbill
2008 32 Dominator 496 Mag's, how fast

I am looking at a brand new 2008 32 Dominator SST with twin 496 Mag's (385HP) and Bravo 1's. No frig, or other heavy accessories, just a pump out head. What would I expect for a top end speed? ...
Forum: General Q & A 08-01-2005, 07:59 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By boatinbill
Re: How many cubes

Mine is a 500HP EFI, bored 30 over, with flat top SRP pistons (to keep the compression down) and a Crane 1721 cam. Stock ECM and fuel injection.
Forum: General Q & A 08-01-2005, 11:46 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 539
Posted By boatinbill
How many cubes

What cubic inches is 502 bored over 30 thousands?
Forum: General Q & A 06-07-2005, 01:17 PM
Replies: 4
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Posted By boatinbill
Re: cam shafts for a HP 500 EFI, need help fast

Thanks for you input and steering me in the right direction.
Forum: General Q & A 06-07-2005, 11:48 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 865
Posted By boatinbill
Re: cam shafts for a HP 500 EFI, need help fast

Just to close this out, after much discussion with many sources about whether the Crane cam is the OEM replacement, I got a Crane model 164621 cam from Teague Marine for around $350, Mercury wanted...
Forum: General Q & A 06-03-2005, 10:05 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 865
Posted By boatinbill
cam shafts for a HP 500 EFI, need help fast

I broke a cam shaft on my '99 HP500EFI today. What cams should I replace them with. The motor is essentially stock, except it is bored 30 over with flat top SRP pistons.
I want to get it fixed...
Forum: General Q & A 03-16-2005, 12:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,125
Posted By boatinbill
Re: Slick 50 and boat motors

Thanks for the input, kind of what I thought. I used Slick 50 in my '84 (then new) Toyota Supra, no noticable difference in temps, life or performance. Sold that car with 100k miles, do not know...
Forum: General Q & A 03-16-2005, 09:46 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,125
Posted By boatinbill
Slick 50 and boat motors

Anyone using Slick 50 or any other additive. If so what additive and what have been the results (life, power, etc). I have a 500EFI (roller rockers).
Forum: General Q & A 03-06-2005, 09:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 696
Posted By boatinbill
Re: Adding oil temp and water pressure gauges

Thanks 737, sounds like there are existing ports in both locations that can be used. Is that true?
Forum: General Q & A 03-04-2005, 04:05 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 696
Posted By boatinbill
Adding oil temp and water pressure gauges

I have had my HP500 EFI rebuilt this winter and want to add water pressure and oil temp gages to the boat/motor. I mounted the gages and run the wiring but want to know the best place to install...
Forum: General Q & A 02-03-2005, 04:27 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,118
Posted By boatinbill
Re: Stereo question

boatn70, if you go to that link, there are adapters for a variety of stereos, mine is a factory installed Kenwood system (Formula) and I just ordered the adapter. I will let ou know how it works,...
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