SoCal Jet Boats

Discussion => Boat Showcase => Topic started by: hotrod56cars on August 25, 2007, 10:51:51 PM

Title: Cool pictures
Post by: hotrod56cars on August 25, 2007, 10:51:51 PM
I got these two pictures from HotBoat. They're great pictures.

Winning the race and setting a record...(that's Greg Shoemaker in the Daytona, Dick Griffin in the gullwing at Ming)

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... and about 1 second later at 106 mph...

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Title: Re: Cool pictures
Post by: pw_Tony on August 25, 2007, 11:04:24 PM
Yea that is some nutz shit, look at the ride plate angle on the Wing though, then again it is a far away pic
Title: Re: Cool pictures
Post by: rebel on August 27, 2007, 11:37:26 PM
more pictures of nostalgia...  love SleekCrafts  ;D

(http://i216.photobucket.com/albums/cc103/gixxer-squid/Strangler.jpg)

anyone remember this boat?


Rebel
Title: Re: Cool pictures
Post by: beerjet on August 28, 2007, 09:33:55 AM
Sleekcraft made a pretty bad ass tunnel if I remember . They pop up on e-bay from time to time .

-beerjet-
Title: Re: Cool pictures
Post by: Ema Non-Performance Marine - BANNED on August 28, 2007, 09:37:40 AM
That pic above is of a KJ those boats had a max cubic inch of 1000ci, crazy shit !
Title: Re: Cool pictures
Post by: rebel on August 28, 2007, 04:27:26 PM
Sleekcraft made a pretty bad ass tunnel if I remember . They pop up on e-bay from time to time .

-beerjet-

thinking of something like this Beerjet?

(http://i216.photobucket.com/albums/cc103/gixxer-squid/1983ParkerPatMurphy82.jpg)

Rebel
Title: Re: Cool pictures
Post by: pw_Tony on August 28, 2007, 04:33:07 PM
Hey!~ That sleekcraft motor looks similar to my avatar... it's got a HEMI!
Title: Re: Cool pictures
Post by: rebel on August 28, 2007, 04:42:25 PM
Hey!~ That sleekcraft motor looks similar to my avatar... it's got a HEMI!

Now all you need to add is that Blower , it really makes it look right! ;D


Rebel
Title: Re: Cool pictures
Post by: rebel on August 28, 2007, 04:45:16 PM
Pw...  did you ever figure out the weight of your Sleekcraft?

just curious because the scale down at the mill was shut down  >:(

was hopeing you had a chance to weight it  ???

Rebel
Title: Re: Cool pictures
Post by: pw_Tony on August 28, 2007, 05:07:05 PM
No I haven't yet. But just for shits I will next week, but with trailer interior and pump
Title: Re: Cool pictures
Post by: rebel on August 28, 2007, 06:49:59 PM
 excellent...  I'll wait to see what it weighs   ;)
Title: Re: Cool pictures
Post by: MORBEER on August 28, 2007, 08:50:26 PM
That outboard picture makes me want to go to parker right now!