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by robbiro
Tue Jul 02, 2013 9:24 pm
Forum: Builder Meets and Get Togethers
Topic: 2013 Central Gulf of Mexico Meeting July 12-14 2013 New Date
Replies: 97
Views: 38973

Re: 2013 Central Gulf of Mexico Meeting July 12-14 2013 New

Room is reserved, food prep is being thought about and looking forward to the Mississippi Gulf Coast.

Robbie Robbin s
by robbiro
Mon Jul 01, 2013 11:29 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: A Cracker Built GF18- Finished 6/28/15
Replies: 2908
Views: 250476

Re: A Cracker Built GF18

Larry, In my experience, the best teachers are those who can do it and enjoy showing others that it can be done by their own two little grubby hands. Whether these teachers were farmers, musicians, boat builders, etc. they had a passion for showing others and seeing the students results and the inte...
by robbiro
Mon Jul 01, 2013 5:26 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: A Cracker Built GF18- Finished 6/28/15
Replies: 2908
Views: 250476

Re: A Cracker Built GF18

Larry, Many thanks for that last teaching moment. I now understand what you have been talking about all these years and was too dense to understand without seeing it. I tend toward being a visual learner. I now understand pin hole. I thought that it was very small and would have to look very close t...
by robbiro
Sat Jun 29, 2013 11:45 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Prop Help for GF-16
Replies: 8
Views: 893

Re: Prop Help for GF-16

It was checked before it was mounted on the boat. The current throttle connections were not used at that time. That might be part of the problem (mechanic error :oops: ) As far as the running of the motor: smooth, no misses, cranks easily, I am trying to not spend any more $$ than I have to. It will...
by robbiro
Fri Jun 28, 2013 9:43 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Prop Help for GF-16
Replies: 8
Views: 893

Re: Prop Help for GF-16

Finally put a tach on it (Northern Tools, it was cheaper that tinytach and we have a store within 30 miles of here). At idle with load 700 rpm at WOT 4000 rpm. Speed still in the 15-17 range. Any ideas??

Robbie
by robbiro
Mon Jun 17, 2013 5:35 pm
Forum: Builder Meets and Get Togethers
Topic: 2013 Central Gulf of Mexico Meeting July 12-14 2013 New Date
Replies: 97
Views: 38973

Re: 2013 Central Gulf of Mexico Meeting July 12-14 2013 New

Hey Nort,
Put me in for a couple or three. Looking forward to seeing you again.
Robbie
by robbiro
Mon Jun 17, 2013 3:25 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Happy Fathers Day!
Replies: 1
Views: 310

Re: Happy Fathers Day!

Thanks Mike!! Same back to you.

Robbie
by robbiro
Tue Jun 11, 2013 8:08 pm
Forum: Builder Meets and Get Togethers
Topic: 2013 Central Gulf of Mexico Meeting July 12-14 2013 New Date
Replies: 97
Views: 38973

Re: 2013 Central Gulf of Mexico Meeting July 12-14 2013 New

Welcome Kevin, looking forward to meeting ypu.
Robbie
by robbiro
Mon Jun 10, 2013 11:33 pm
Forum: Builder Meets and Get Togethers
Topic: 2013 Central Gulf of Mexico Meeting July 12-14 2013 New Date
Replies: 97
Views: 38973

Re: 2013 Central Gulf of Mexico Meeting July 12-14 2013 New

Bill
Let us know when you find out something.
Looks good for all species of marsh and oxbow
Robbie
by robbiro
Wed Jun 05, 2013 6:22 pm
Forum: Builder Meets and Get Togethers
Topic: 2013 Central Gulf of Mexico Meeting July 12-14 2013 New Date
Replies: 97
Views: 38973

Re: 2013 Central Gulf of Mexico Meeting July 12-14 2013 New

Plan sounds good. Let us know if Tucci's gives us the go ahead to reserve early.
Robbie