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by chipper363
Sun Aug 31, 2014 3:52 pm
Forum: Gathering 2014, Sept. 19-21, Guild, Tennessee
Topic: Who's Coming?
Replies: 58
Views: 18114

Re: Who's Coming?

Sorry but have jury duty. Hope to be there next year. Just had motor tuned and Logan run is running great

Buddy and Susan Slack
by chipper363
Mon Aug 04, 2014 6:46 am
Forum: Gathering 2014, Sept. 19-21, Guild, Tennessee
Topic: Who's Coming?
Replies: 58
Views: 18114

Re: Who's Coming?

May have a problem. Just received a federal jury duty request for 18 Sept. Hope to be dismissed early
Chipper 363
by chipper363
Fri May 23, 2014 12:23 pm
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Is it common to stretch a Zip?
Replies: 10
Views: 2401

Re: Is it common to stretch a Zip?

Hi I did lengthen the ZIP but that was with great modifications. My boat has two extra frames etc and do not call it a zip. i started out trying to make a 1941 century whirlwind and used the zip kit as a starting point. The zip is made to be 14 ft and is a great boat. I am presently building a new b...
by chipper363
Fri Apr 11, 2014 12:31 pm
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Zip transom height w/ short shaft
Replies: 10
Views: 3716

Re: Zip transom height w/ short shaft

Many of the old Merc short shaft are 16.5 The distance on ths tramson is 16.86 from top to bottom for a engine height of 16.5

Chipper
by chipper363
Fri Feb 21, 2014 7:30 am
Forum: Gathering 2014, Sept. 19-21, Guild, Tennessee
Topic: 2014 Gathering
Replies: 2
Views: 5171

Re: 2014 Gathering

Thanks for info --your new boat looks great -- I have been wooking 2 years on my new boat and you have already passed me
Semper Fi
Buddy
by chipper363
Wed Feb 19, 2014 12:16 pm
Forum: Gathering 2014, Sept. 19-21, Guild, Tennessee
Topic: 2014 Gathering
Replies: 2
Views: 5171

2014 Gathering

Just wanted to make sure 2014 Gathering was still a go.

Buddy Slack
by chipper363
Mon Sep 30, 2013 8:12 am
Forum: Gathering 2014, Sept. 19-21, Guild, Tennessee
Topic: 2014 Gathering G-8
Replies: 196
Views: 50548

Re: 2014 Gathering G-8

Susan and I have reserved a water cabin at HB. Our cabin was find except for occasional sewer smell.

Have boat will travel. :D
by chipper363
Tue Sep 24, 2013 6:04 am
Forum: Gathering 2014, Sept. 19-21, Guild, Tennessee
Topic: 2014 Gathering G-8
Replies: 196
Views: 50548

Re: 2014 Gathering G-8

As newbees we enjoyed the event. and plan on attending.

Semper Fi
Buddy Slack
by chipper363
Mon Sep 23, 2013 6:17 am
Forum: Gathering 2013
Topic: G-7 Report
Replies: 37
Views: 11009

Re: G-7 Report

Susan and I want think everyone at the gathering for making us feel at home at our first event. What a great group and we are already planning for the next gathering ( larger gas tank for sure) Hope every made it home safe.

Buddy Slack
Logan's Run
by chipper363
Tue Sep 17, 2013 10:45 am
Forum: Gathering 2013
Topic: Cabin Available - G-7
Replies: 4
Views: 2484

Re: Cabin Available - G-7

Congratulations – Ted, I just recently became a grandfather and it is a great joy. Thanks for the heads up on the cabin.. Susan and I will be arriving Thursday evening. Looking forward to meeting everyone.


Buddy Slack
Logan’s Run
by chipper363
Mon Sep 16, 2013 9:48 am
Forum: Gathering 2013
Topic: Who's Coming?
Replies: 99
Views: 25050

Re: Who's Coming?

Just got of jury duty. Is there any lake cabins available. Would love to be part of gathering. Will be bring logans run

Buddy & Susan Slack
803 917 8838
by chipper363
Wed Sep 11, 2013 8:01 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Merc Motor.
Replies: 15
Views: 4008

Re: Merc Motor.

HI
I have four mercs 61 thru 63 outboard and have run all of them on 40 to one oil for the last 6 years and they run great. :D
by chipper363
Thu May 23, 2013 4:53 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Zip setup
Replies: 11
Views: 2766

Re: Zip setup

Smart tabs solved the problem in my ZIP.
by chipper363
Mon Jul 16, 2012 8:01 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: zip with a 65hp merc
Replies: 13
Views: 3663

Re: zip with a 65hp merc

Hi everyone. I am still running a 1962 Merc 850 on my highly modified zip. The boat is in it's four year and runs great. I am running a 19 inch prop. The boat runs very smooth and flat. I am in the process of building another highly modified Zip with 7 frames ,3 knees ,1/4 inch sheet of alum in tram...
by chipper363
Mon Apr 02, 2012 5:11 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: ZIP - The End Is Near
Replies: 13
Views: 1934

Re: ZIP - The End Is Near

Your boat looks great. What are you using for clear coat?