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by just bill
Fri Jun 20, 2014 1:05 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: Prop Sizing/Options for mini with Rotax
Replies: 6
Views: 2317

Re: Prop Sizing/Options for mini with Rotax

Well shit ive been lovein my 65in IVO and how it's been working four me.Now you've got me thinkin a stiffer prop mite just be that much better.Up here in northern Missouri theres not much in the way of airboats.Down where most of you guys are you get to see a lot of set ups and how well they work.He...
by just bill
Thu Jun 19, 2014 1:38 pm
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: New Build Design Questions
Replies: 6
Views: 2447

Re: New Build Design Questions

As Deano said 56in just aint going cut it. With 80hp you should be able to swing a lot more prop then 56". Give the thing a fighting chance.
by just bill
Thu Jan 23, 2014 10:20 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: Air Kayak Build
Replies: 17
Views: 4968

Re: Air Kayak Build

Looks great. Being a 2stroke engine are you getting the back pressure you need with that exhaust ?
by just bill
Thu Dec 26, 2013 9:50 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: Movie trailer
Replies: 6
Views: 1862

Re: Movie trailer

Good looking little boat.looks like it was moving pretty good four 15hp. Nice Job.
by just bill
Tue Dec 24, 2013 10:10 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: prop vs engine rotation
Replies: 3
Views: 1453

Re: prop vs engine rotation

You have a counter clockwise rotating engine? Is this a brain teaser?
by just bill
Wed Dec 18, 2013 3:29 pm
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: 532 rotax on 10' hull
Replies: 3
Views: 1401

Re: 532 rotax on 10' hull

IVO says 5in both ways...
by just bill
Sat Nov 30, 2013 11:58 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: Where would u get motor for mini?
Replies: 16
Views: 3342

Re: Where would u get motor for mini?

looks like what you mite be lookinh four.http://www.homebuiltairplanes.com/forums/sale-wanted/16377-corvair-engine-your-home-built.html Bill p/s heres another. long live the 2stroke http://www.homebuiltairplanes.com/forums/sale-wanted/13817-amw808-100hp.html
by just bill
Mon Aug 26, 2013 2:52 pm
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: newbie with mini ?
Replies: 7
Views: 1769

Re: newbie with mini ?

If i'm thinking right the rockwells later became the cuyuna's . As said befour get a tack you've got pletty of engine four what you bushing.As far as the cutting out in the higher rpm's you're going to have to clean the hell out of them carbs.I'm guessing there mikuni's try moving the main niddle je...
by just bill
Sun Jul 14, 2013 10:08 pm
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: finally got started on my hull rework
Replies: 11
Views: 3281

Re: finally got started on my hull rework

Well it's almost done..With alittle luck next weekend i'll be back on the water..Bill
by just bill
Tue Jun 25, 2013 9:45 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: Prop setup
Replies: 3
Views: 1090

Re: Prop setup

Thanks guys set it level. But i've got it setup that it should be easy to shim. thanks again Bill
by just bill
Sun Jun 23, 2013 10:34 pm
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: Prop setup
Replies: 3
Views: 1090

Prop setup

Well most of my honey do's are out of the way.Till the nut comes up with more.So it's back to the boat.Tomarrow i'll be setting up my prop.Just wanted to see what you guy's think.Should I set the engine a few degrees down in the nose?Helping left the front up comeing up on plane or dead level? Bill
by just bill
Tue Jun 18, 2013 8:15 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: finally got started on my hull rework
Replies: 11
Views: 3281

Re: finally got started on my hull rework

Well if life would get out of the way I could get this thing done..Making headway. bill
by just bill
Tue Jun 04, 2013 5:35 pm
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: finally got started on my hull rework
Replies: 11
Views: 3281

Re: finally got started on my hull rework

Thanks. guys. ill get some more pics up soon.Helms i'm going with a 50hp 2stroke and a 2.6x1 reduction and a 62in three blade IVO prop. papjack I know wider is the way to go.But i'm really looking forward to turning a key to start it.The old engine is pull rope only...F... that. to old four that...B...
by just bill
Sun Jun 02, 2013 11:02 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: finally got started on my hull rework
Replies: 11
Views: 3281

Re: finally got started on my hull rework

front view.
by just bill
Sun Jun 02, 2013 10:59 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: finally got started on my hull rework
Replies: 11
Views: 3281

Re: finally got started on my hull rework

took these pictures a few days ago.I'm alittle farther along.I'm getting there...bill
by just bill
Sat Jun 01, 2013 8:56 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: finally got started on my hull rework
Replies: 11
Views: 3281

Re: finally got started on my hull rework

I work slow...I've been takin pics as I go.Just hav'nt put them up yet.I'll post some later.The part that sucks is were having crazy flooding in northeast MO.And my boats a week from being done. Bill
by just bill
Sat May 04, 2013 8:33 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: Green 12' boat owner needs assistance..
Replies: 9
Views: 2792

Re: Green 12' boat owner needs assistance..

http://www.ultralightnews.ca/Ivoprop/howImetIVo.htm Looks like the same IVO prop I have mines a 62in...If you have the time go to the link and read the story behind the guy that makes them...A great read. I've yet to run mine. they will flex up to 5in...
by just bill
Fri May 03, 2013 5:09 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: Green 12' boat owner needs assistance..
Replies: 9
Views: 2792

Re: Green 12' boat owner needs assistance..

Tons of info on the rotax engines http://www.ultralightnews.ca/
by just bill
Tue Apr 16, 2013 9:06 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: finally got started on my hull rework
Replies: 11
Views: 3281

finally got started on my hull rework

Well a few months later then I wanted I finally got around to reworking my skinny hull and making it the way it should have been made.It was 4'6" on the bottom it would get up on plane but I would have to work the hell out of it or be in skinny water. I cut it in half and added a 16" troug...
by just bill
Mon Mar 11, 2013 2:06 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: New pictures of my build...FIXED IT!
Replies: 138
Views: 33242

Re: New pictures of my build...FIXED IT!

Blue hull.Yes. mak'in it bigger now. And it's a cuyuna engine..460f 45. Bill
by just bill
Fri Mar 08, 2013 10:23 pm
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: New pictures of my build...FIXED IT!
Replies: 138
Views: 33242

Re: New pictures of my build...FIXED IT!

IT sure is lookin good...I know four me the building part was most of the fun..Bill
by just bill
Fri Feb 15, 2013 9:21 am
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: wanting to build a Lake buggy (plywood)
Replies: 12
Views: 6715

Re: wanting to build a Lake buggy (plywood)

Wow.the one thing you can say about this site.It sure is helpfull...Can't ask four more then that...Bill
by just bill
Wed Feb 13, 2013 7:49 am
Forum: Gun Rights
Topic: Ted Nugent Attacks Piers Morgan in Gun Rights Interview
Replies: 17
Views: 6004

Re: Ted Nugent Attacks Piers Morgan in Gun Rights Interview

Wow so let me get this rite.If someone don't see things as you do there just nutty liberals and should'nt be aloud on this web-site.Am i reading that rite? And no I'm no liberal just not a fan of a phony like ned nuggent.Or some big mouth like piers morgan.I'm a veteran of the u.s.marines I've earne...
by just bill
Sun Feb 10, 2013 8:25 pm
Forum: Gun Rights
Topic: Ted Nugent Attacks Piers Morgan in Gun Rights Interview
Replies: 17
Views: 6004

Re: Ted Nugent Attacks Piers Morgan in Gun Rights Interview

Nothing like watching to phony's to get my blood presure up...
by just bill
Wed Jan 30, 2013 7:35 pm
Forum: Mini-Airboats
Topic: Help please!!
Replies: 11
Views: 2201

Re: Help please!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ASJj70ve16g&feature=youtu.be Hey C-boy if you're talking about a cuyuna 430 sure it will work...Here's a video of mine..Keep in mind the wider you're hull the better...The engine in the video is a 430 I've sence went up to a 2si/cuyuna 460/45 needed a starter getti...

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