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Forum: For Sale: Parts & Accessories 01-28-2015, 06:04 PM
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Posted By Chas
Contact info - Chas 805-901-3356

Contact info -

Chas
805-901-3356
Forum: For Sale: Parts & Accessories 01-27-2015, 11:09 AM
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Views: 389
Posted By Chas
OJ prop - new 13x12 1/2 - 1" Cup

Sold my boat - this is a brand new, still in the box, OJ "Tour Edition" (cup) for a 1" shaft.

I don't know how old it is, but it has never been used.

$275 plus shipping (ships from Ventura, CA...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-20-2015, 11:18 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
It's gone to a new home in Santa Maria, CA.

It's gone to a new home in Santa Maria, CA.
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-20-2015, 09:29 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
Well - good news and sad news. I plugged that...

Well - good news and sad news. I plugged that vacuum tap I mentioned, and the idle dropped right down. Also the 'kick' when starting is gone. Cranks and starts real nice now.

Sad news - a man is...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-20-2015, 12:06 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
I agree. I need to go digging to find my timing...

I agree. I need to go digging to find my timing light (we just moved so <b>that</b> should be fun). I'll replace the vac lines, and I need a new cap for the vacuum tap normally used for a brake...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-19-2015, 08:51 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
Updated: I put a fuel can on a temp fuel line,...

Updated: I put a fuel can on a temp fuel line, moved the raw water inlet to a bucket, charged up the battery, and got this thing to RUN! Sounds very healthy. The starter was cranking very slowly, and...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-19-2015, 08:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 887
Posted By Chas
Did you give up on mine? I started it this...

Did you give up on mine? I started it this afternoon - Oh man, it sounds good. You Tube link:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hef-KPLVxoo

I had already started it earlier in the day. I had to shoot...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-17-2015, 06:16 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
Nice! For starters, how do I close this thread?

Nice! For starters, how do I close this thread?
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-17-2015, 05:16 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
eBay auction closed - no sale. Looks like I'm...

eBay auction closed - no sale. Looks like I'm going to keep this thing for awhile. And, it looks as if the impeller will be the first thing I get to replace. Then the Carb - removed, rebuilt or...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-17-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
I'm sure you're right, though I wasn't worried...

I'm sure you're right, though I wasn't worried about it. I just figured that would need to happen no matter what.
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-16-2015, 06:28 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
For anyone who may be following this: I checked...

For anyone who may be following this: I checked the stringers, and they seem sound. I did not cut them open, nor drill holes through the Fiberglas to see wood. I simply rapped on them with a piece of...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-12-2015, 08:49 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
93004

93004
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-12-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
I would gladly tow it to San Clemente. I figure a...

I would gladly tow it to San Clemente. I figure a hundred bucks would cover the gas for my Mighty Tundra, and you could buy us lunch at a nice restaurant.
Do you want to come this way and see the...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-12-2015, 05:39 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
Those interested in the EAST - yes, I would...

Those interested in the EAST - yes, I would consider towing it your direction. I would not do so for free. I WOULD do it for free if this was a running boat: I would hop from lake to lake, stop at...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-12-2015, 05:22 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
Ken, It was a pleasure to meet you yesterday....

Ken,

It was a pleasure to meet you yesterday. I'm glad the rain had ended. Let me know if you want to move ahead with this.

Chas
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-08-2015, 07:31 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
Thanks - I have just pulled it out of my...

Thanks - I have just pulled it out of my warehouse, and I don't want to see it start it's final decay on my driveway...

BTW - the boat has a ONE INCH shaft, not 3/4"
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-08-2015, 05:21 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
I tapped, they sound fine. There are a few spots...

I tapped, they sound fine.

There are a few spots where you can see wood - it's all painted and sealed, but there are a few places where there seems to be no f'glas. I took a sharp probe and tested -...
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-08-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
I tapped the stringers in the vicinity of the...

I tapped the stringers in the vicinity of the engine mounts. They sound solid. None of the engine mount bolts are loose.

I'm not an expert on this, but they seem fine to me.
Forum: For Sale: Boats 01-07-2015, 02:01 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,843
Posted By Chas
'76 Stars 'n Stripes in SoCal $1,500

UPDATED: SOLD, thanks!!
Forum: Tow Vehicles 09-23-2010, 03:51 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,536
Posted By Chas
The "System" - don't try this at home

LONG AGO I spent a summer boating with a couple who pulled their shiny new MC Stars and Stripes with a small Toyota pickup. Four cylinder, manual four speed trans. They had a shell on it, which...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 05-30-2008, 07:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,592
Posted By Chas
It would take more energy to split the water into...

It would take more energy to split the water into "HHO" than it would give off.
Forum: General Discussion 05-30-2008, 01:57 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 582
Posted By Chas
Quagga Mussel - in salt water?

http://www.hcn.org/allimages/2007/mar05/graphics/070305-017.jpg

I have the joy of living near the ocean and have several lakes within a couple hours' drive. The Fish and Game people are tightening...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 05-30-2008, 01:44 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,974
Posted By Chas
Obviously not, assume you are joking of course,...

Obviously not, assume you are joking of course, but how about some not-so-far-out ideas -

The web site for this boat doesn't give away enough detail. No mention of the battery. I can't imagine...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 05-30-2008, 12:20 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,592
Posted By Chas
Taking this at face value - I often wonder why...

Taking this at face value - I often wonder why the conspiracy theories always have to enter into these things. If this was truly ready to work, I think the large automakers would be standing in line...
Forum: Off Topic Discussion 05-30-2008, 11:28 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,974
Posted By Chas
Hadn't thought of that - but it does make sense...

Hadn't thought of that - but it does make sense for many reasons. Any engine will make the best economy if run at constant load and constant speed. "Steady state" at it's peak efficiency - as in...
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