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    Re: Efi retrofit for the 084 motor

    Is the case itself waterproof ??? I'm wondering..Even if the case is waterproof is there a chance for humidity/moisture to still affect the board ?? I know you've touched on some type of potting...
  2. Thread: Hello guys

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    Re: Hello guys

    Hello and welcome to the site... What's your plans for use of your mini ?? What type of water do you want to run ??
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    Re: new guy looking for ideas

    Good work...That exhaust is close to the front of the prop in it's current form..Probably too close..Not too many choices on what can happen there...Either split them and route them away on each side...
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    Re: A better look for the waterbug

    Looks good..I like the pattern...;thumb;
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    Re: New 2 person Challenger build.

    Nice, looking forward to the build...;thumb;
  6. Thread: Well

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    Re: Well

    Good to see the cover off...Mine hasn't had the cover off since our summer long monsoon from last year..I guess it's time..
  7. Thread: Chuck Rackley

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    Chuck Rackley

    Sorry to say, Chuck Rackley, owner of Airboat Pros has passed away...He was a great guy and always treated me fairly...His innovation and wealth of knowledge will be missed for sure.. Rest in peace...
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    Re: oil filter adapter

    Strange... My first guess would have been casting flash or a smaller than normal passage...What's left..Not much,there's no imperfection in the filter itself ???
  9. Thread: RD2 MINI

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    Re: RD2 MINI

    Keep in mind some of these threads are over 10 years old so I'm sure there's been a price adjustment{like everything:roll:} from past years...Some of the members from Fla. might see this and chime...
  10. Thread: RD2 MINI

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    Re: RD2 MINI

    Chuck {owner of airboat Pros } was diagnosed with cancer a few years back...He closed up shop and said he wanted to travel while he had the chance..
  11. Thread: Another New Guy!

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    Re: Another New Guy!

    Welcome to the site...;thumb;..As you can see browsing the builds forum there's quite a variance of styles.. Depending on your skill level with fabrication and mechanics will determine what gets...
  12. Re: Testing 4a084 with electronic ignition converted magneto

    Wow, nice and smooth...I don't think it missed a beat the whole length of the video...I'd say it's a success...
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    Re: Belt Drive Idler Size

    Nice job...That really added some area to the pulley's belt contact ...I'll be surprised if that hasn't solved the belt slippage problem associated with that style of redrive..
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    Re: magneto to electronic ignition

    Good thinking there...It gives a little more confidence knowing you have a back-up to get home... After all you've been through with the ignition I realize why you need this.. Now you can enjoy the...
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    Re: magneto to electronic ignition

    Sorry to hear the pertronix didn't perform as expected...Nice plan B with the module....Keep in mind the HEI module used the distributor housing as the heat sink so keep an eye on how hot it's...
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    Re: Efi retrofit for the 084 motor

    I'm looking at the throttle body mounted on the intake tubes and I have to wonder for simplicity and waterproofing...It sure looks like the 084s original air cleaner set-up could be adapted to...
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    Re: Belt Drive Idler Size

    I was looking at lightening force's web site and they have some good looking idlers there thanks for the info...I'd really like to retrofit something on my Circle S redrive with a tensioner instead...
  18. Thread: 2 barrel carb ?

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    Re: 2 barrel carb ?

    I was looking at your pics again..You don't have much room there it's tight even with the one barrel...I was watching a show the other day it had one of the last years of the VW beetle...
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    Re: 5200 holley on 4a084

    You know me...I have to have extra goodies for every project...I found a NOS holley carb renew kit for any/all extra gaskets when I start to fine tune the 084 with this carb...I also snagged an air...
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    Re: Efi retrofit for the 084 motor

    Great subject and project Bart...What is the projected fuel pressure requirements for the system you're designing ??? I'm assuming you can use an automotive in-tank unit ??
  21. Thread: 2 barrel carb ?

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    Re: 2 barrel carb ?

    To be honest I don't think you're going to find a magic carb to make a bunch of HP and torque appear without other engine mods...I'm not sure what write-up you're reading about the bugspray carb but...
  22. Thread: 2 barrel carb ?

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    Re: 2 barrel carb ?

    That's the dual port set-up...Nice...I've got a holley bugspray 2bbl carb for that engine...Completely rebuilt ...With the aftermarket intake,dual port manifolds and even the air cleaner to go on...
  23. Thread: 2 barrel carb ?

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    Re: 2 barrel carb ?

    That distributor will take the guesswork out of your advance and make setting it up much easier...There are two different style heads for those VW engines...I was wondering which style was on...
  24. Thread: 2 barrel carb ?

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    Re: 2 barrel carb ?

    Before I can recommend the carb..Which heads do you have on that VW engine ?? Single or dual port ? Which mechanical advance distributor are you buying ??
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    Re: 5200 holley on 4a084

    I received the carb today..It's exactly as expected..Brand new and in the holley box...So far so good..I noticed mine has two choke plates I see some have just one with the one barrel being...
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