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by rvbilly
Tue Sep 23, 2008 8:45 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Help Identifing this Boat ??
Replies: 2
Views: 1868

boat ID

thanks for the heads up , I kinda know what its supposed to look like now , I had the boat listed on Craigslist for 3 weeks as a Free boat for pickup ... Nobody wanted to take it away for free ??? Anyways I need the trailer so today I got out my chainsaw and cut it up for the garbage run ,,, the fro...
by rvbilly
Sun Sep 14, 2008 12:17 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Help Identifing this Boat ??
Replies: 2
Views: 1868

Help Identifing this Boat ??

Hi all , I recently bought this trailer for another project , the boat came with it for $ 150.00 Canadian , the boat is 17 ft. 3 inchs long , had a smallblock Chevy and V-Drive originally ,, their was a SteerMaster 2 steering collum in it , I`ve been able to trace this steering to the early 70`s and...
by rvbilly
Thu May 29, 2008 12:32 am
Forum: Glen-L RV's
Topic: Side box question
Replies: 5
Views: 14155

http://i156.photobucket.com/albums/t8/rvbilly/3rdupdatefrontbed00645.jpg http://i156.photobucket.com/albums/t8/rvbilly/2ndupdatefrontbed00540.jpg http://i156.photobucket.com/albums/t8/rvbilly/4thupdatefrontbed00437.jpg My homebuilt Chevy s10 pickup camper I`m building , this is how I did the front ...
by rvbilly
Mon Jun 04, 2007 10:31 pm
Forum: Boat Power
Topic: How to increase HP on Outboards
Replies: 4
Views: 3034

Want More HP ???

Hi, you will need to get a carb or carbs from a 50 hp of the same year, exhaust tuner of the 50 hp , shave the head or heads 50 thousands and run one step colder plugs, then up your Octane too 93 to prevent Detonation,, Bill.. bumped my 18 Hp Merc up to 25 Hp by a simple carb swap & larger exhaust t...
by rvbilly
Tue Dec 12, 2006 5:35 pm
Forum: Speed and Performance
Topic: TNT speed w/35 hp
Replies: 12
Views: 10607

Hi Denon,,

I need your email and I can send you a copy of the application,, I`m online right now and will wate for your address ,, Bill my email,, rvbilly@telus.net
by rvbilly
Tue Dec 12, 2006 5:19 pm
Forum: Speed and Performance
Topic: TNT speed w/35 hp
Replies: 12
Views: 10607

Coast guard..

Hi again , allready told ya >>>15 Hp. the lenght is only one factor in the equation, all measurements and design are a factor,, I don`t know about the Voodoo`s , mayby because they are a production build, I was just letting you know what the coastguard did with mine, file the application and see wha...
by rvbilly
Tue Dec 12, 2006 2:19 pm
Forum: Speed and Performance
Topic: TNT speed w/35 hp
Replies: 12
Views: 10607

Canadian Coastguard..

Hi again, The coastguard requirements were very strict on measurements when I filled out my application, mine is 11 ft long, has a wider transom and 20 inch transom height right across, this is larger than the stock TNT measurements, I filed my application in June of 2006 and just got all my papers ...
by rvbilly
Mon Dec 11, 2006 10:02 am
Forum: Speed and Performance
Topic: TNT speed w/35 hp
Replies: 12
Views: 10607

Hi Denous,, You are out of luck,, I just recieved my Registration papers, HIN,, and Capacity plate from CANADIAN COAST GUARD ! Max your going to get away with>>>2 passengers >> 15 HP outboard. With a 18 Hp Mercury I get 25 mph.. It`ll be unsafe with 35 HP and if ya get caught look out,, Bill ( I liv...
by rvbilly
Fri Sep 29, 2006 8:44 am
Forum: Jet Ski Power
Topic: Twin Jet Ski drive for TNT..
Replies: 24
Views: 17001

TNT + Sea-Doo

Hi Jon, Do you know off hand how many ilbs. thrust these two pumps will put out? The gentleman I`ve been in contact with about jet pump installations in small boats sugested that 14 feet would require a very high hp setup, all depending on the actual weight of the boat that is to be used.He has used...
by rvbilly
Fri Sep 29, 2006 8:31 am
Forum: Speed and Performance
Topic: TNT >> Speed & Tip.
Replies: 4
Views: 5646

TNT >>Re-Pitch his prop.

Hi Skohtie , If he was to re-pitch his prop to a 10.25 X 14.5 in. he should be able to obtain 37 mph. Many other TNT`s with same hp and that prop have accomplished that, have fun.....Bill..
by rvbilly
Mon Sep 25, 2006 12:57 pm
Forum: Jet Ski Power
Topic: Twin Jet Ski drive for TNT..
Replies: 24
Views: 17001

Next Drag boat>> ( Tiny Might !) Jet pump..

Hi Jake , I`m glad to see I`m not the only one who likes speed, The Tiny Might would be a great candidate for the Yamy or Sea-Doo setups, I would check where the engine sits in the stringers from the transom in inch`s first, then check out the doner setups to see how many inch`s from the transom the...
by rvbilly
Sun Sep 24, 2006 9:19 am
Forum: Speed and Performance
Topic: Malahini
Replies: 16
Views: 12730

Bump up to 50 hp.

Hi Jeff, I could be wrong but I think you would have to change up to the 50 hp exhaust tuner and also the 50 hp carbs, they have a larger venturie, Hp= more air in > more exhaust out.. Bill
by rvbilly
Fri Sep 22, 2006 12:22 pm
Forum: Speed and Performance
Topic: TNT >> Speed & Tip.
Replies: 4
Views: 5646

Correct,, I modified my hull and frames to meet my needs, My TNT meets my demands in the rougher water greatly, it is a little bit slower ( about 3-4 mph ) than the flat bottom version with the same hp engine, I did`nt have alot of problems modifying the hull bottom or sides, the noticeable differen...
by rvbilly
Fri Sep 22, 2006 10:00 am
Forum: Speed and Performance
Topic: TNT >> Speed & Tip.
Replies: 4
Views: 5646

TNT >> Speed & Tip.

Hi all, I understand this forum is for us to list a Boat and all the performance,,speed and any tips that we have done in order to make construction easier for all involved, this might help those to decide on a set of Glen-L plans or help them with any building tricks or changes that have been perfo...
by rvbilly
Thu Sep 21, 2006 12:08 am
Forum: Jet Ski Power
Topic: Twin Jet Ski drive for TNT..
Replies: 24
Views: 17001

Hi Dave, the 1100 or 1200 are rated between 125 and 150 hp, the thrust from the jets are between 604 lbs and 9oo lbs thrust, alot of get up and go for the TNT, the more I researched into different drives I have found that the Kawasaki are like a chevy small block, cheap and easy to find, but all in ...

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