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by Tide Runner
Fri Nov 06, 2009 7:21 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: New sighns around kissimmee
Replies: 11
Views: 1212

Re: New sighns around kissimmee

The green with the yellow means you can only use bow,blackpowder and shotgun . and there is brown with a red triangle you can camp between those signs. They start just past the cable on the burm and stop just before the milk bus for camping and then there is two spots over in north cove to camp .......
by Tide Runner
Tue Mar 11, 2008 8:55 am
Forum: Florida Airboaters
Topic: where's everbody ride in pasco,hillsburough county?
Replies: 15
Views: 3016

Mark, there are two place's both off us 41 north first is In old sun city turn right on Stevens rd. and follow it to the end to Stevens park and the other you follow 41 and cross the river then the 2 nd right takes you to a boat ramp... off 75 take 674 in Ruskin west to 41 then turn left on 41 and j...
by Tide Runner
Mon Mar 10, 2008 12:06 pm
Forum: Florida Airboaters
Topic: where's everbody ride in pasco,hillsburough county?
Replies: 15
Views: 3016

A few of us run up here in Bishops Harbor ,South end of Tampa Bay, We mostly try to go on low tide and also the Little Manatee River.
by Tide Runner
Tue Jan 15, 2008 7:14 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: nos on 0125
Replies: 10
Views: 1506

I have a 60 hp shot on my gpu 520 and with a 78" stump puller it raises the rpm about 150 I have a 72 " 3 blade H sinch. on now but I have not put the nos to it yet, But everything seems to work fine its been on my boat for about two years now.
by Tide Runner
Thu Dec 27, 2007 12:25 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: LAKE KISS. 29TH
Replies: 5
Views: 994

I plan on going Fri. and staying until Mon. I'll camp on the ridge the milk bus is on ....look for a green camo boat w/520 w/nos .

wayne
by Tide Runner
Tue Aug 28, 2007 7:07 am
Forum: Florida Airboaters
Topic: Where ya goin
Replies: 10
Views: 3357

Me and a few friends will be at lake Istapoka staying at trails end Sat , Sunday and Monday gator hunting and frogging maybe even some fishing.
by Tide Runner
Sat Jul 14, 2007 5:53 pm
Forum: Florida Airboaters
Topic: little manatee
Replies: 5
Views: 1726

P.S. I don't know of any Reg's just normal boat laws.
by Tide Runner
Sat Jul 14, 2007 5:51 pm
Forum: Florida Airboaters
Topic: little manatee
Replies: 5
Views: 1726

I've fished under the I 75 bridge in the winter with shrimp ... caught small sheepshead, snaper and a few keeper red fish. I've put in at Stevens park boat ramp and a little public ramp off us 41 if you are going north on 41 after you cross the Little Manatee River the second road to the right down ...
by Tide Runner
Sat Jul 14, 2007 8:57 am
Forum: Florida Airboaters
Topic: little manatee
Replies: 5
Views: 1726

I have ran it 3-4 times way up pass the I75 bridge ... but I don't know any of the names of Islands... not much to do, not alot of dry ground to run.
by Tide Runner
Tue May 29, 2007 8:51 am
Forum: Automotive Power Only
Topic: 268, Superwide Caddy. 1st ride.
Replies: 35
Views: 3528

Fat boy Tom, Don't fell bad about me pulling you in with my little 520 I may need you to do the same for me one day.... I had to pull my brothers caddy down a dry airboat trail to the water and all the way to camp mack when he blew his up.... just part of it we will get you back even if is one part ...
by Tide Runner
Wed Oct 04, 2006 9:11 pm
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: newbie
Replies: 18
Views: 1453

Hey buudy..... It's about time.... Now if we can get big poopsie,Chuck and Gene to join we'll have our hole hunting camp..Got the NOS hooked up ready to rock...or blow up.. hehe.Hope to see ya this weekend. :D

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by Tide Runner
Tue Jul 25, 2006 1:46 pm
Forum: Hunting & Fishing
Topic: Black Powder Rifle
Replies: 18
Views: 4020

Yes, I would avoid the old school type... get something easy to take apart and clean and that shoots the modern powder pellets and bullets..JMO :D
by Tide Runner
Tue Jul 25, 2006 1:13 pm
Forum: Hunting & Fishing
Topic: Black Powder Rifle
Replies: 18
Views: 4020

Airboatcapt2, I bought mine from Cabela's it's called a bear tooth magnum made by New Frontier only like 150.00 or so. Breaks down like a shot gun very easy to clean and maintain. I have had this model for about 3 years now shoots up to 150 grains of pyrodex pellets and very acurate. each year I get...
by Tide Runner
Fri Jul 21, 2006 11:14 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Painting the inside of a hull .....
Replies: 15
Views: 1910

I not long ago painted my entire boat Inside and out and I also used polyurathane. I sprayed it on, I bought the primer that the paint called for on boat apps. it is kinda rubberized so it wont crack the paint when flexing and it turned out really good very tough. I bought it from carQuest paint sup...
by Tide Runner
Fri Jul 21, 2006 9:46 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: WHAT AND WHY YOU RUN THE BOAT YOU DO !
Replies: 26
Views: 4519

Well my first encounter with an airboat I was walking home from Elementary school and seen one in a yard and told myself one day I gotta have one of those, Well alot of years later and countless other toys and boats I finaly got my first. A 12ft old gore with a 210 Franklin on it first airboat and t...
by Tide Runner
Thu Jul 20, 2006 1:24 pm
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: AIRCRAFT TIMING
Replies: 9
Views: 2801

ONA540, As stated above get your #1 cylinder on top dead center on compression stroke use a screw driver or such to put in the plug hole until the piston comes up's and starts to rock back and forth..you will need a magneto synchronizer or buss box to tell at what degree your mags are firing. then o...
by Tide Runner
Wed Jul 19, 2006 9:28 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: AIRCRAFT TIMING
Replies: 9
Views: 2801

It maybe true ... but it depends on what your timing is now.... do you know?
by Tide Runner
Wed Jul 19, 2006 7:33 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: Newbie needs help
Replies: 7
Views: 1375

Renegade 0540, Try http://www.dgsupply.com/Ducarra.htmly they list used mags for 95.00 or rebuild kits
by Tide Runner
Tue Jul 18, 2006 8:05 am
Forum: Florida Airboaters
Topic: Hi everybody I just signed up.
Replies: 26
Views: 3882

Welcome Wild Hair, I/m in your area also.... Palmetto, not far from Fatboy TOM... hey Tom .. we have a few of us in Manatee co. and Sarasota country,me, fatboy,underpressure,and snookstalker all in your area. I was at Thomas Landings last weekend doing a little fishing,frogging R&R Fri. Night St...
by Tide Runner
Mon Jul 17, 2006 7:26 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: aircraft engine parts
Replies: 4
Views: 2159

J.C.Stanley's number is 407-927-9701..... He can fix you right up
by Tide Runner
Mon Jul 17, 2006 7:23 am
Forum: Airboat Talk
Topic: A/C - Automotive
Replies: 115
Views: 13499

520 GPU Conversion on a 13ft bandit 78" stump puller whirlwind with top gun nos.... no plans go to to automotive.
by Tide Runner
Thu Jul 13, 2006 10:46 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 180 lycoming help
Replies: 38
Views: 9516

JD, I agree you would think that it would go... rocking back and forth but somethings not quite right try putting your boat on somthing harder like hard dirt or a road if you can and see if it will go then it maybe that your grass has a lilltle cushion in it thats keeping it stuck down a little like...
by Tide Runner
Thu Jul 13, 2006 10:26 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 180 lycoming help
Replies: 38
Views: 9516

JD, after going back and reading some of the post's [i should have done that from the start] I agree with whitebear your hull just maynot be wide enough to run dry. jmo.
by Tide Runner
Thu Jul 13, 2006 10:07 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 180 lycoming help
Replies: 38
Views: 9516

JD, your boat must be really narrow? or is the cage just set in that far? I have a friend that have a 68" whirlwind 3 blade set on 14 on a 220 gpu on a old alum.12 ft bear hull with polly. the motor is old and about wore out but he can load up 2-3 people and run dry stop and go .
by Tide Runner
Thu Jul 13, 2006 9:42 am
Forum: Aircraft Power Only
Topic: 180 lycoming help
Replies: 38
Views: 9516

JD, I/m thinking that your prop is just not long enough and your having to put alot of pitch in it to make up for that... your motor will have to turn around 2800-2850 to make all its HP. I don't know anything about your hull eg: whats on the bottom how heavy how long ect... which all will make a di...

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