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More motors for the Missus 12 May 2018 01:40 #84927

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Darbyville friday night excitment........:doh:
The Casting........

The Filing..........



The 120 Grit........


and it only took 5 beers too do.............:arrr:

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56' Johnson's...Javelin, 2 x 30,15, and 7 1/2 hp
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More motors for the Missus 10 May 2018 23:53 #84890

Oh Lawdy Me !!!! The Beer Whisperer..... Perfect.
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More motors for the Missus 10 May 2018 23:42 #84888

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on Rob's request.......


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53' Deluxe Runabout-
56' Johnson's...Javelin, 2 x 30,15, and 7 1/2 hp
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More motors for the Missus 06 May 2018 21:44 #84738

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thanks Dave......would love to see them pics, i am not a Facebook user, cause of all the ex mother in-laws wanting to be my friend....:doh:
thinkin i will go back to aluminum props, not sure what caused this prop to be spun,(too much power maybe).......:tongue: ........i dont recall hitting anything, last time it was used was at Arrowhead last fall......but when i swapped it out, the shear pin was cut on one side, i wanted to compare apples to apples testing the new RD.........wont know now till i reprop....dang another excuse to get out on the water, hate when that happens.......:biggrin:

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57' Fleet Ranger111-
57' Fleet Cartopper-
53' Deluxe Runabout-
56' Johnson's...Javelin, 2 x 30,15, and 7 1/2 hp
we have not inherited the earth from our fathers, we are borrowing it from our children

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More motors for the Missus 06 May 2018 21:22 #84737

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Saw some pics of you and Oscar on facebook yesterday.... sry to hear about the prop
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'58 Vagabond II / '56 Evinrude Lark 30hp
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'51 Penguin / '49 Johnson TD20 5hp
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More motors for the Missus 06 May 2018 20:23 #84731

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great day yesterday with the boys from Upper Canada Chapter........many motors tested, and all sounded great.......winters work went well for all........
ran the RD on Oscar......worked great, Wayne came out to help dial her in, went well, only to discover that nice bronz prop i got last summer was spun.....i did get up to 25mph on slightly choppy water.......great morning........

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57' Fleet Ranger111-
57' Fleet Cartopper-
53' Deluxe Runabout-
56' Johnson's...Javelin, 2 x 30,15, and 7 1/2 hp
we have not inherited the earth from our fathers, we are borrowing it from our children

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More motors for the Missus 04 May 2018 21:53 #84682

That's sounds great. Reminds me of my dad's Ford 9N.
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More motors for the Missus 03 May 2018 23:26 #84624

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one down......tank tweeked, now to mount it onto Oscar.........:biggrin:
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57' Fleet Ranger111-
57' Fleet Cartopper-
53' Deluxe Runabout-
56' Johnson's...Javelin, 2 x 30,15, and 7 1/2 hp
we have not inherited the earth from our fathers, we are borrowing it from our children

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More motors for the Missus 30 Apr 2018 22:40 #84498

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that poor old Evinrude, has been picked apart, Chris got some stuff to help him out, sorry Chris the cowl is spoke for, our good man Dennis is too receive it at some point.....i was able too reclaim a few needed parts to complete the 2 30's........i still have the foot i could rebuild for someone......
it's just nice to finally put an end too this part of my journey, might have some follow-up video's of them under power.........we have a wet meet this sat morn up in Belwood Lake with the Upper Canada boys........pressure is on.........got good weather this week i hope to at least tank test what i can before then....get Oscar ready as well.......no rest for the wicked........:biggrin:

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57' Fleet Ranger111-
57' Fleet Cartopper-
53' Deluxe Runabout-
56' Johnson's...Javelin, 2 x 30,15, and 7 1/2 hp
we have not inherited the earth from our fathers, we are borrowing it from our children

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More motors for the Missus 30 Apr 2018 15:27 #84477

Evinrudes are a select breed,..............those Johnsons must populate like rabbits.
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