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Title: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on September 16, 2018, 01:51:02 PM
Got a few things done on project “Statutory Grape”


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: aquaholic72 on September 17, 2018, 03:19:17 AM
Got a few things done on project “Statutory Grape”


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Where you been brother??  Thought I lost you!!

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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on September 17, 2018, 06:07:58 AM
Where you been brother??  Thought I lost you!!

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Lol .. im gonna start using the OG site again .


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 08chevyguy on September 17, 2018, 09:28:50 AM
What's your plans for this one? You goin with an olds?

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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on September 17, 2018, 12:05:49 PM
What's your plans for this one? You goin with an olds?

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I just finished up the bottom end for the stroker  507 “monster cubed” olds .. gonna be really good . Just need to get a set of Batton or wise heads .


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 08chevyguy on September 17, 2018, 02:36:56 PM
Nice! Look forward to watching this all come together

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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on October 12, 2018, 05:52:15 AM
Little progress


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on October 12, 2018, 05:58:20 AM
Tempelets made for seats


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: carrera202 on October 12, 2018, 08:34:24 AM
Nice work! Seeing stuff like this keeps me driving on my project, thanks for the updates


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on October 18, 2018, 07:51:46 PM
Thought I’d  give the bulkhead a better look besides a solid Sheet of plywood .
Ended up opening Pandora’s Box ... 🤦🏼‍♂️


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on October 18, 2018, 07:52:46 PM
A full trash can later


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: gomo1980 on October 18, 2018, 09:37:43 PM
A full trash can later


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I think you lucked out with only one trash can!



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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on October 19, 2018, 05:20:21 AM
I think you lucked out with only one trash can!



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Only half way done


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: gomo1980 on October 19, 2018, 07:31:16 AM
Only half way done


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I think I used about 5 trash cans full once I cleared all the shit out of my boat!




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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on October 19, 2018, 09:05:53 AM
Now that’s a lot


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: wdavis1488 on October 19, 2018, 02:53:08 PM
I just finished up the bottom end for the stroker  507 “monster cubed” olds .. gonna be really good . Just need to get a set of Batton or wise heads .


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Got a question for you wondering why you chose to go with one carb set up on your olds I also have an olds just wondering if it really makes a differance

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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on October 19, 2018, 03:12:30 PM
Got a question for you wondering why you chose to go with one carb set up on your olds I also have an olds just wondering if it really makes a differance

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It’s a 507 stroker olds .. Combination of what I got is Dyno proven


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: wdavis1488 on October 19, 2018, 03:17:55 PM
It’s a 507 stroker olds .. Combination of what I got is Dyno proven


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That's a big boy aftermarket block? Rocket? Mines nothing like that but just wondering on thinking of doing a dual tunnel ram but I see you are running single si was wondering if a dual would really make a differance

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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on October 19, 2018, 04:33:53 PM
Stock block , little epoxy in the water jackets . Personally I think tunnel rams suck . They look cool


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: wdavis1488 on October 19, 2018, 04:50:41 PM
Stock block , little epoxy in the water jackets . Personally I think tunnel rams suck . They look cool


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Right on I hope I can see you run one of these days now more and more questions lol why do you think they suck I dont want to drop money on one and be disappointed like to hear other peoples opinions

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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on October 21, 2018, 07:12:30 AM
Got one front seat done ...


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on October 21, 2018, 07:16:09 AM
Little tig welding ahead


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on October 29, 2018, 12:13:28 PM
Got a few things done


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on October 29, 2018, 12:14:23 PM
Need to get seat covers made


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 08chevyguy on October 29, 2018, 01:26:02 PM
Lookin good man!

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Title: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on November 04, 2018, 04:41:02 PM
Deal of the day . My son found a gas tank for  65 bucks .


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on November 14, 2018, 03:43:27 PM
Got cables test fitted


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: aquaholic72 on November 16, 2018, 01:25:58 AM
Looking good brother! I'll be happy to gap that for you next season!! not!  Yellow turd will still be yellow turd!! 

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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on November 19, 2018, 05:22:47 AM
Got a set of headers 60 bucks


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 440 wireman on November 20, 2018, 11:23:38 AM
Who does your seat covers?
Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on November 24, 2018, 08:12:36 PM
Who does your seat covers?
Small shop up here in Hesperia


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on November 24, 2018, 08:13:18 PM
Kid made the battery tray


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: JordanDangerfield on November 25, 2018, 08:24:29 AM
That’s awesome you’re teaching him all that stuff. Is he as addicted to boats as the rest of the family?


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 440 wireman on November 26, 2018, 10:01:59 AM
You have a number for that shop i need 2 seats done. How much does he charge per seat?
Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 08chevyguy on November 26, 2018, 10:16:50 AM
Kid made the battery tray


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That's awesome

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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on November 29, 2018, 09:08:46 AM
Looks like she will clean up


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: Tahiti1971 on November 30, 2018, 03:18:59 PM
Looks like she will clean up


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Pm sent


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: Chad krieger on November 30, 2018, 09:59:33 PM
Lee looking great brother I’m still on hold waiting on block


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on December 04, 2018, 04:28:58 PM
Lee looking great brother I’m still on hold waiting on block


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Thanks bud


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on December 04, 2018, 04:30:06 PM
Got the tank mounted and fuel pump


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on December 11, 2018, 05:30:03 AM
Little progress


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 08chevyguy on December 11, 2018, 06:28:03 AM
Looking good Lee

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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on December 12, 2018, 09:33:12 PM
Looking good Lee

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Thank u sir


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: nordicjet on December 14, 2018, 03:34:21 AM
Like the mondello valve covers!   Good looking olds.   


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on December 22, 2018, 07:27:03 AM
Like the mondello valve covers!   Good looking olds.   


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Thanks bud


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on December 27, 2018, 09:02:42 PM
Not a fan of wiring ...


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: gomo1980 on December 27, 2018, 09:18:21 PM
Not a fan of wiring ...


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Where are you going to put that plate?


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on December 28, 2018, 05:57:28 PM
Where are you going to put that plate?


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: badlands68 on December 29, 2018, 07:29:27 AM
Hey Lee, what are you using to secure those to the transom?! Had the same idea, but didn't know what route to take.

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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on January 07, 2019, 12:23:48 PM
Making some bottle brackets


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: JordanDangerfield on January 14, 2019, 10:05:49 PM
Looking good!

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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on January 18, 2019, 05:26:36 AM
Looking good!

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Thanks bud ...little by little it’s coming along


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on January 22, 2019, 05:46:37 PM
Seats are done


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: Glenn Smith on January 22, 2019, 07:09:55 PM
Looking good lee

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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on January 30, 2019, 05:12:59 AM
Got a little painting done on the bowl


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on February 02, 2019, 10:44:40 AM
Test fit the seats


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on February 17, 2019, 07:51:55 AM
Got some pump work done


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on February 17, 2019, 07:53:02 AM
Machined shaft and cut key way


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Title: Re: Transom plates
Post by: 69kona on February 17, 2019, 07:54:00 AM
Little lathe work


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