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by Fastjeff
Sat Jun 23, 2018 7:11 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: Marinette 39 Sedan sea trial
Replies: 19
Views: 1044

Re: Marinette 39 Sedan sea trial

35 mph at 4,000 rpm? Damn good performance!

My 'plastic boat' buddy doesn't get anywhere near that performance and his boat is a gas hog. Marinettes rule!

Jeff
by Fastjeff
Sat Jun 23, 2018 7:07 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: Fuel system upgrades
Replies: 39
Views: 3642

Re: Fuel system upgrades

The oil pressure switch (not the pressure gage sender) has two wires on it. Think of it as an automotive idiot light switch (which is what it's used for): Oil pressure opens the circuit and the 'light' goes out. With no oil pressure, the circuit closes and energizes a relay to shut off the 'light'. ...
by Fastjeff
Thu Jun 14, 2018 6:57 am
Forum: Engines
Topic: engines seem locked up
Replies: 17
Views: 670

Re: engines seem locked up

Gettin' really anxious to see how this project works out!

Jeff
by Fastjeff
Thu Jun 14, 2018 6:56 am
Forum: About My Boat Brags
Topic: MY 1966 26 ft 327 fireball
Replies: 37
Views: 3988

Re: MY 1966 26 ft 327 fireball

Bigger tabs are MUCH better. Smaller ones tend to drag more and kill speed. I have giant tabs on my tiny, 12 foot speed boat.

Jeff
by Fastjeff
Sat Jun 09, 2018 5:41 am
Forum: Engines
Topic: engines seem locked up
Replies: 17
Views: 670

Re: engines seem locked up

Nice boat.

Jeff
by Fastjeff
Fri Jun 08, 2018 6:23 am
Forum: Electrical and Electronics
Topic: synchronizer gauge
Replies: 3
Views: 177

Re: synchronizer gauge

What's wrong with the old ears?

Jeff
by Fastjeff
Fri Jun 08, 2018 6:22 am
Forum: Engines
Topic: engines seem locked up
Replies: 17
Views: 670

Re: engines seem locked up

All good ideas. I usually get them to rotate by using a pry bar on the flywheel teeth. You get more leverage that way.

Good luck! I have a feeling you'll be okay.

Jeff
by Fastjeff
Wed Jun 06, 2018 5:42 pm
Forum: Engines
Topic: Impeller size for a 440 Chrysler
Replies: 4
Views: 224

Impeller size for a 440 Chrysler

Anyone out there have the info needed for an impeller for a 330 hp 440 Chrysler?

Thanks,

Jeff
by Fastjeff
Tue May 22, 2018 6:01 am
Forum: Drivetrain
Topic: 360 Chrysler running like crap cont...
Replies: 92
Views: 12731

Re: 360 Chrysler running like crap cont...

Glad to hear that. I fought a starting issue on Mr. Port for 8 years and never cured it, so I appreciate your achievement.

Jeff
by Fastjeff
Tue May 15, 2018 6:48 am
Forum: Engines
Topic: 318/392 Stroker Motors
Replies: 26
Views: 2399

Re: 318/392 Stroker Motors

Wheeeew!

Jeff

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