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« on: April 30, 2018, 06:03:52 PM »
Just picked this up last weekend it has a 455 olds and a berkley pump. Don't know to much about boats and can use advice. Also just picked up the carb (Edelbrock 650) and scoop this weekend
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« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2018, 09:37:43 PM »
Nice float, good luck with the build.  That carb is small, if you want it to move when you step on it you gotta be in the 800 -850 plus range.. a 750 will get you around tho. Dual carbs youíll be fine with 750s.. welcome to the bust out another thousand club lol..


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« Reply #2 on: May 01, 2018, 01:54:14 PM »
Nice boat bro. Remember itís only money  :banghead:
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« Reply #3 on: May 01, 2018, 06:13:56 PM »
Thanks guys ! Lol money grows on trees right?

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« Reply #4 on: May 01, 2018, 07:06:31 PM »
Also what's a good size cam I can put in it and what necessary motor mods I should do so I don't go boom?

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« Reply #5 on: May 01, 2018, 10:15:48 PM »
Also what's a good size cam I can put in it and what necessary motor mods I should do so I don't go boom?

Google "the practical old's, by Tim something or other"

I believe it was posted here on scjb.

Good luck with your project, lookin good.

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