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by Retroman
Wed Jan 18, 2012 4:53 am
Forum: Boat Power
Topic: HOLESHOT MERC 40HP
Replies: 3
Views: 1938

Re: HOLESHOT MERC 40HP

Hey jeff,
Im about 50 or 60 miles southwest. Do you ever fly into the NYC area airports?
Jim
by Retroman
Sun Jan 15, 2012 10:00 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: The Kids Are Alright!
Replies: 6
Views: 1410

Re: The Kids Are Allright!

for sure, gonna need a starter, flywheel and upper cowl. Randy is putting together a lower unit for me. Can wait to test out the new MK55.
by Retroman
Sun Jan 15, 2012 9:24 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: The Kids Are Alright!
Replies: 6
Views: 1410

The Kids Are Alright!

Proud of my Twins
by Retroman
Thu Jan 12, 2012 4:54 pm
Forum: Boat Power
Topic: Nice Mark 55
Replies: 1
Views: 1568

Nice Mark 55

Back from powdercoating.
by Retroman
Tue Jan 10, 2012 5:20 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Nice day for a ride Flying Saucer mark55
Replies: 3
Views: 1101

Re: Nice day for a ride Flying Saucer mark55

Thanks for the tips Roberta, I got the manual, guess I should order some tools. I'll keep you posted.
by Retroman
Mon Jan 09, 2012 8:41 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Nice day for a ride Flying Saucer mark55
Replies: 3
Views: 1101

Nice day for a ride Flying Saucer mark55

62 degrees this past saturday 1/7/12. top speed of 29mph

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cc9IwXrWazU

lower unit leaking badly

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pk4lSxXy ... rUnknownMC
by Retroman
Sun Jan 08, 2012 6:46 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Windshield For MY Flying Saucer
Replies: 2
Views: 982

Re: Windshield For MY Flying Saucer

Holy macrel.....is that plexiglass on todd's boat????????? I didnt think of that. The bend makes a hell of a difference>
by Retroman
Sun Jan 08, 2012 6:11 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Windshield For MY Flying Saucer
Replies: 2
Views: 982

Windshield For MY Flying Saucer

Took the boat out again on January 7th, 62 degree on Long Island. The wife fially got her windshield

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tF88SWKTB_s
by Retroman
Fri Jan 06, 2012 8:28 pm
Forum: Boat Power
Topic: Mercury Outboards - Test Run Evaluation - Lower Unit & Prop
Replies: 6
Views: 2962

Re: Mercury Outboards - Test Run Evaluation - Lower Unit &

thanks guys, very valuable insight from all of you, I ordered the seal, should be here in a few days. It's gonna be 50+ degrees tomorrow, so you know Im going for a ride. I ran a kiekhaefer 10 3/4" 12 pitch, 2 blade prop last week, and did 48kmh/30mph. This week I gonna run a Michigan wheel 10", 10 ...
by Retroman
Fri Jan 06, 2012 5:12 am
Forum: Painting
Topic: Prepping for polish and powder coat
Replies: 6
Views: 3908

Re: Prepping for polish and powder coat

beautiful stuff, thanks for posting
by Retroman
Thu Jan 05, 2012 5:29 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: chine to sheer fairing squirt
Replies: 13
Views: 4929

Re: chine to sheer fairing squirt

i didnt concern myself with where the chine hit the stem, It ended up where it ended up. The thing that got me was the fact that, the closer i got to the stem, the angle on the chine got inverted, meaning, as the bottom and side planking wrapped around the front of the boat forward of frame five, th...
by Retroman
Tue Jan 03, 2012 6:57 pm
Forum: Boat Power
Topic: Mercury Outboards - Test Run Evaluation - Lower Unit & Prop
Replies: 6
Views: 2962

Mercury Outboards - Test Run Evaluation - Lower Unit & Prop

Aside from some lower unit and set up issues, the test ride was a success.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Py1QWVVEfmI

Advice and tips are greatly appreciated

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