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- Thu Jan 11, 2018 10:47 pm
- Forum: About My Boat Brags
- Topic: Anyone familiar with the boat "Precious Metal"? Catawba Island, Ohio
- Replies: 6
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Congrats! Maybe a description of the boat would help if someone might have seen it.
Tuggle, yes they are 71 c velvet drives, 1" shafts. The shafts had been bent a few times by previous owners and I had them straightened a couple years ago. After doing some research and watching youtube videos, it seems like all the shafts break at the key way on either end, and are impossible ...
I figured I have about $4 k in it right now, engine wise. I will probably have another $1000 in it with shafts and props and misc. items. Yes, the Chrysler's were great engines, after getting all the ign. issues fixed. If I could have found a pair of 360's for around the same price I might have gone...
This past year I decided to replace the original 318's that came with the boat with a couple Chevy 350's. I had replaced a lot of parts on the 318's, manifolds, electronic ign., alternators, starters, wiring, etc. The motors ran fine, but I was looking for a little more power and part availability. ...
- Tue Nov 07, 2017 7:57 pm
- Forum: For Sale or Wanted
- Topic: For Sale 1972 28' express with trailer
- Replies: 4
- Views: 727
I suspect that it is not ign. related with all the plugs on that side being wet. To be sure, put a spark tester on each plug wire on that side and check for spark. I would check compression all the way around. It is possible there is an issue with the head,i.e., cracked or warped, bad head gasket. o...
- Sun Oct 22, 2017 5:22 pm
- Forum: Engines
- Topic: Help needed explaining marine power 350s
- Replies: 7
- Views: 650
Marine power, crusader, mercruiser, volvo, omc, and others all used the chevy 350 block. The main difference in all of them is electrical(distributor,alternator, etc.) and exhaust manifolds. I have a '76 28 express and repowered with 350's. I can't give you a brand, because I have the Johnny Cash mo...