New member, new project...

DirtyD
Posts: 17
Joined: 09 Jul 2017, 18:31

New member, new project needs bugs worked out

Post by DirtyD » 05 Nov 2017, 15:20

Well, it’s been a while. Been prodding around here occasionally, and little done on the boat. Sealed the intake, I think I’m done fiddling around with intake grates and scoops. It hooks now, and ran 39 with two dudes the last time out. Next will be to strip it all down and shoot the inside with some spray lining...just have to bring myself to spend the money.
Here’s a gratuitous shot of the business end, as it’s gonna stay.
Attachments
29D5E6FE-4439-4B45-A35D-313B09A6D262.jpeg

Xtremeboats
DirtyD
Posts: 17
Joined: 09 Jul 2017, 18:31

New member, new project needs bugs worked out

Post by DirtyD » 24 Dec 2017, 13:08

Ok..Boats stripped down for final welding and paint. Added a hatch up front, and for jollies I’m going to weld a bung on the intake for a pressure gauge (guess I’m not done making grates for it). Also, I seem to keep knocking paint off of stuff and polishing. The exhaust was the most recent item. Lastly, for now; I acquired another pump. If anyone can school me on the possibility of this working, I would appreciate it tons. The part number from the impeller says it’s a 10/22 pitch. Will this jive with the 587 I’ve got in the Boat, or will it not have enough balls to spin it? Thanks, and happy holidays.
Attachments
A35C5BE3-9C7D-44C4-B16F-5F1D98888939.jpeg
0686BE5E-2CB9-443A-8902-EE249F05CDC3.jpeg
803218F4-A452-47B4-9A5C-4D7F5FA4E01D.jpeg
8953E699-6035-4404-8A4E-A50578629A33.jpeg

DirtyD
Posts: 17
Joined: 09 Jul 2017, 18:31

New member, new project...

Post by DirtyD » 05 Feb 2019, 12:35

...a little update
Attachments
IMG_1045.JPG
IMG_1267.JPG

DirtyD
Posts: 17
Joined: 09 Jul 2017, 18:31

New member, new project...

Post by DirtyD » 05 Feb 2019, 12:37

...
Attachments
IMG_1050.JPG

DirtyD
Posts: 17
Joined: 09 Jul 2017, 18:31

New member, new project...

Post by DirtyD » 05 Feb 2019, 12:45

...
Attachments
IMG_1213.JPG
IMG_1214.JPG
IMG_1211.JPG

User avatar
Jim
Site Admin
Posts: 17518
Joined: 29 Nov 2006, 21:00
Location: Shrewsbury, MA
Contact:

New member, new project...

Post by Jim » 19 Feb 2019, 07:41

I'm going to talk to my forum guy to see if we can do something with these pictures...Some setting to adjust them on the fly to spin them.

Nice job on the boat so far! :beer:
Be Respectful!
This site is rated PG, No Politics, No Porn, No Bashing allowed!

Post Reply