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another squirt

Post by red » Thu Oct 24, 2013 12:11 pm

Another squirt hits the water went well no leaks and sits good in the water the motor still needs some tweaking probably have to rebuild the carb but all and all it went well
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Re: another squirt

Post by jeffh » Thu Oct 24, 2013 12:52 pm

red, she's gorgeous! Congratulations. We went up to Lake Chatuge this morning to turn on the heat. It was 36F when we got there and tomorrow, there is possibly some snow in the forecast for the Georgia Mtns. No more boating this year.
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Re: another squirt

Post by vupilot » Thu Oct 24, 2013 7:35 pm

Beautiful Red. Congrats! I was in Atlanta today and it was a beautiful day for a boat ride there! What lake is that, looks nice!

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Re: another squirt

Post by hzchevy » Fri Oct 25, 2013 2:44 am

Wow, congratulations. Looks fantastic.

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Re: another squirt

Post by Roberta » Fri Oct 25, 2013 4:54 am

WOW!!! That look's GREAT!!! Nice job, Red!!!

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Re: another squirt

Post by SeaPea » Fri Oct 25, 2013 6:12 am

Very nice Red - looks great!!
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Re: another squirt

Post by mrintense » Fri Oct 25, 2013 6:25 am

Beautiful Red. Always glad to see another completed boat. Great job.
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Re: another squirt

Post by darthplywood » Fri Oct 25, 2013 6:33 am

LOOKS GREAT!!! NICE WORK!
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Re: another squirt

Post by red » Fri Oct 25, 2013 4:55 pm

Thanks everyone Chris that is Lake Jackson its about 45 min south east of ATL what airport were you at Charlie Brown or PDK or was it Hartsfield


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Re: another squirt

Post by red » Fri Oct 25, 2013 5:03 pm

do you fly in there a lot?

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Re: another squirt

Post by Ronb172 » Fri Oct 25, 2013 7:04 pm

I've just started our Squirt. Sure hope it turns out half as nice as yours. Beautiful.
Squirt almost ready to get wet
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Re: another squirt

Post by Fred Østli » Sat Oct 26, 2013 9:11 am

Beautiful! Do you have more pictures?. What motor do you have?

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Re: another squirt

Post by areame » Sat Oct 26, 2013 9:29 am

Nice job! I'm extremely jealous. How does she perform?

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Re: another squirt

Post by red » Sun Oct 27, 2013 1:40 am

thanks guys Fred the motor is a 1961 Johnson 18 hp it does pretty good but the carb needs to be rebuilt when that's done I think it will do a lot better

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