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by carl
Thu Nov 08, 2018 9:49 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Flying Bridge Restoration
Replies: 14
Views: 2389

Re: Flying Bridge Restoration

Sanded, primed with three sprayed coats of "Interlux Brightside Steel Grey". Thanks to a Big Hearted fellow forum member Wayne (Dependo).
by carl
Thu Nov 08, 2018 5:36 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Flying Bridge Restoration
Replies: 14
Views: 2389

Re: Flying Bridge Restoration

I put together a drawing detailing the layout then I had a local sign shop help me layout and laser cut all of my new panels. I told them what I wanted where on the panel and they had them to me in just a few days. Bring your panels in to a local shop near you and start the conversation with them, h...
by carl
Wed Oct 31, 2018 6:56 pm
Forum: Engines
Topic: Gas fillup, dilemma over
Replies: 15
Views: 771

Re: Gas fillup, dilemma over

https://www.onallcylinders.com/2014/10/29/ethanol-effect-understanding-ethanol-can-protect-classic-ride/ Here is an interesting and pertinent article which in my opinion was well written. After you get through it waste a little time reading the comments section below the article and you will find th...
by carl
Wed Oct 31, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: About My Boat Brags
Topic: Help me name her!
Replies: 12
Views: 662

Re: Help me name her!

Ponder this...
by carl
Tue Oct 30, 2018 7:03 pm
Forum: Engines
Topic: Gas fillup, dilemma over
Replies: 15
Views: 771

Re: Gas fillup, dilemma over

"I don't use Ethanol" and I highly recommend you don't either. I personally pulled my two fuel tanks and inpected them before having them cleaned (actually didn't even need cleaning but I did it anyway because they were out), tore down and completely rebuilt my two naval bronze Perko Fuel/...
by carl
Sun Oct 28, 2018 7:22 pm
Forum: Engines
Topic: Gas fillup, dilemma over
Replies: 15
Views: 771

Re: Gas fillup, dilemma over

Bill, If you would like to hear a fresh perspective I recommend you join and ask this same question on the Marinette Boat group on Facebook. Lots of good advice there too...just saying
by carl
Sun Oct 28, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Marinette Boat Gauge Set For Sale on eBay
Replies: 4
Views: 458

Re: Marinette Boat Gauge Set For Sale on eBay

Type "Dash Restoration" into the search bar on this forum and you will find one of my posts regarding this topic.
by carl
Sat Oct 27, 2018 3:46 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Marinette Boat Gauge Set For Sale on eBay
Replies: 4
Views: 458

Re: Marinette Boat Gauge Set For Sale on eBay

Sorry they are gone. They sold on eBay really fast...
by carl
Mon Oct 22, 2018 7:34 am
Forum: Props
Topic: Prop size and operating RPM for 318 Chrysler engines
Replies: 15
Views: 1271

Re: Prop size and operating RPM for 318 Chrysler engines

Propeller sizing is a skill, somewhere between a mathematician and an art form. Cupping your tiny 12" props are not going to get you perfect. You need to stick with the original equipment. While you have your original 16 x 15 props off consider sending them out to be serviced, typically a good ...
by carl
Sat Oct 20, 2018 5:58 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Marinette Boat Gauge Set For Sale on eBay
Replies: 4
Views: 458

Marinette Boat Gauge Set For Sale on eBay

I'm selling a set of eight Marinette boat gauges on eBay. Here is the link: https://www.ebay.com/itm/Marinette-Boat ... 3599428424

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