• Lets hear about your winter upgrade plans

    Ok got the pipes built, polished and installed....Now I have to build a new engine cover because the new exhaust set up hits the doghouse and lid
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    1. "THE ADVOCATE"'s Avatar
      "THE ADVOCATE" -
      Lookin good amigo! How do those headers sound??????
    1. fkaracing's Avatar
      fkaracing -
      In the driveway they sounded great, tried to run it on the lake.....but in typical Rory fashion this year seems to be a test of my patience. Long story short, petcock valves didn't leak with the hose hooked up, got to the lake and pressure from a fully loaded pump must be higher than hose, because those petcocks were dumping more water in the boat than the bilge could pump out So $6 at the auto parts store and we are ready for another attempt....This time I hope to get OFF the Trailer
      New and Old Valves Attachment 4690

      My nephew before the start up...Attachment 4691 We did get On the Water but not All the way off the trailer LOL
    1. David's Avatar
      David -
      Man I know that feeling well Rory... Same thing last year after swapping the Panther out for the Berkeley last year...
    1. T8er S.'s Avatar
      T8er S. -
      If it was easy all the succas would want in on it!
    1. "THE ADVOCATE"'s Avatar
      "THE ADVOCATE" -
      Well??? I guess those were old... LOL! I think I got most of the wasp nests out of there!
    1. David's Avatar
      David -
      Quote Originally Posted by T8er S. View Post
      If it was easy all the succas would want in on it!
    1. fkaracing's Avatar
      fkaracing -
      Summer has arrived, but I'm still trying to finish "winter upgrades" LOL Maybe I will have this done for this weekend....
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    1. David's Avatar
      David -
      So when you gonna start working on your engine cover???
      Your Great Dane has a new home I see!!!
    1. H20MOFO's Avatar
      H20MOFO -
      Quote Originally Posted by fkaracing View Post
      Summer has arrived, but I'm still trying to finish "winter upgrades" LOL Maybe I will have this done for this weekend....
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      Looks good bro. When I first saw that on fb I thought you had a new hot tub.lol
    1. 78_Tahiti's Avatar
      78_Tahiti -
      Don't listen to those comedians Rory! It's coming along nicely!
    1. David's Avatar
      David -
      Quote Originally Posted by H20MOFO View Post
      Looks good bro. When I first saw that on fb I thought you had a new hot tub.lol
    1. fkaracing's Avatar
      fkaracing -
      LOL, it's all good! Had to make it tall enough to clear the velocity stack and level with the boat, unlike some of those comedians VJB's mine actually has some side wall to it....

      Before glass...Attachment 5255
    1. 78_Tahiti's Avatar
      78_Tahiti -
      and.................
    1. Sleek Freak's Avatar
      Sleek Freak -
      having sidewall is over rated.. looks good Rory.
    1. "THE ADVOCATE"'s Avatar
      "THE ADVOCATE" -
      I have a 36" bar chain saw if you need that cut up!
    1. fkaracing's Avatar
      fkaracing -
      So I ran out of time and material before the Yuba trip but it's getting close....Attachment 5320Attachment 5321
    1. David's Avatar
      David -
      What's the plan with it? I see the red carpet around the bottom... You gonna glass and paint the rest?
    1. fkaracing's Avatar
      fkaracing -
      couple of pads for the backs on the lil seats and the top will have a nice comfy pad and cup holders for sun bathing and what not....
    1. T8er S.'s Avatar
      T8er S. -
      Looks good!
    1. 78_Tahiti's Avatar
      78_Tahiti -
      coming along nicely!