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by Doc
12 Jan 2021, 08:23
Forum: Do You Need This?
Topic: nice Lewis on Fleabay
Replies: 3
Views: 122

Re: nice Lewis on Fleabay

" LEWIS " ?
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by Doc
14 Dec 2020, 14:00
Forum: Main Room
Topic: A Tasmanian experience
Replies: 559
Views: 142381

Re: A Tasmanian experience

Looking good Chris , Those bolts holding the carbie on , replace with studs & nuts .for the sake of $18 you save the manifold from stripping a thread down the track. Most race motors have studs for that reason. Holley Sec . not working spacer plate i see fitted has enough clearances ? Fuel bowls...
by Doc
12 Dec 2020, 18:33
Forum: Do You Need This?
Topic: Different:
Replies: 2
Views: 162

Re: Different:

With a sail & spinnaker plus a keel you could enter Sydney to Hobart.
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by Doc
26 Sep 2020, 10:41
Forum: Restoration Help and Advice
Topic: Penetrol
Replies: 4
Views: 877

Re: Penetrol

Painting timber should be sealed both sides or nothing .It will trap moisture under the deck and lift the vanish in time." Nothing " will breath both sides and "salt water" will preserve the timber. Early boating days boats where stained with colour " red brick mortar "...
by Doc
31 Aug 2020, 10:58
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Single plane inet mainifold Rover 3.5 V8
Replies: 4
Views: 2843

Re: Single plane inet mainifold Rover 3.5 V8

on Ebay in Qld. Rover 3.5 3.9 v8 8x throttle bodies plus side draught manifold. sitting on $600 ends soon.

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by Doc
14 Aug 2020, 14:29
Forum: Main Room
Topic: Thunda Babe
Replies: 78
Views: 12893

Re: Thunda Babe

The Horse has bolted , looking at the photo did you try right angle plug leads to the cap before the mods. All your work is a credit to you. Doc.
by Doc
02 Aug 2020, 07:21
Forum: Restoration Help and Advice
Topic: Invader
Replies: 120
Views: 44816

Re: Invader

Ross,
How true is your front turning fin ?
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by Doc
13 Apr 2020, 19:51
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Lewis boat bow piece
Replies: 2
Views: 1807

Re: Lewis boat bow piece

Did your "Lewis" have a bow handle & plate to start with ? Not all did have one , some had a long bonnet trim . I can recall Marz with "Hustler" was chasing one , he walked into his hairdressing shop and here's a bow handle bolted to the door. One hair cut & bow handle la...
by Doc
03 Mar 2020, 08:10
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Single plane inet mainifold Rover 3.5 V8
Replies: 4
Views: 2843

Re: Single plane inet mainifold Rover 3.5 V8

Chris
MaxWedge Performance in N.S.W 02 96513550 Bill Laney
Cast a new single plane manifold a few years back. worth a try.
Doc.
by Doc
15 Feb 2020, 15:05
Forum: Restoration Help and Advice
Topic: Prop location!!!
Replies: 15
Views: 4774

Re: Prop location!!!

Usually 1" space back of prop to skeg. Fist width between back of rudder to front of prop. Highest point of prop to hull ,no less than 1 1/2". Just make sure you have enough space for a prop puller! Is the prop shaft the same taper to the prop, there are two. This could be stopping the pro...

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