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28hp XP8? I built one and it does work verry well. After adding chines under the bottom and custom home made planing boards, Ican get 34mph and it will corner like you bounced it off a wall.30
- Mon Oct 27, 2008 2:57 pm
- Forum: Small outboards
- Topic: Okay My Super Duper Spartan problem
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Jimmy, I wanted to ask you at the gathering, have you tried a 4 blade prop? I found one at West Marine that is 4 blade and has adjustable pitch. It go up or down 5 inches of pitch. the blades are also replaceable. these props cost around $150. replacement blades are $20 each. 4 blade props will cut ...
Hey, the gathering idea sounds great. Iwas told that to see is to believe.Well the 25hp merc. did what they all do to me.BLOW UP. The XP 8 has a new power plant. Johnson 28spl. sounds crazy but it works.I will try to send som pix. if this gathering does happen I will be there. cant wait. Oh yea, it ...
For real, I built a Xp8 this summer. I put an 8hp merc. on it. The boat was realy fun but I wanted more speed. I told my neighbor I wanted to try a 15hp on it. he gave me a fresh unbroke in 25hp Merc. just rebuilt. Said it did'nt run rite. Two hours and a carb. adjustment later, I was on the river h...