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Title: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on December 19, 2017, 07:04:23 PM
Been on here for a while had a couple jets now turned v-drive. At least we have aquaholic here for support!😁

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 76Challenger on December 19, 2017, 07:17:46 PM
It's ok we don't mind people with mental disabilities here ... Lol just kidding ... Nice boat 👍

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: FordLover on December 19, 2017, 07:37:56 PM
Wow! Nice float!

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 08chevyguy on December 19, 2017, 07:46:33 PM
Gorgeous float!  Lets hear some details!
Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on December 19, 2017, 07:50:45 PM
Haven't got it wet yet but its a 78 DiMarco rinner bottom  460 roller motor with a lenco clutch. First flat for us looking forward to try something different

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on December 19, 2017, 07:53:41 PM
And its a 30 over 454 not a ford. Nothing personal Fordlover i can swing both ways

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: FordLover on December 19, 2017, 07:57:42 PM
And its a 30 over 454 not a ford. Nothing personal Fordlover i can swing both ways

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on December 19, 2017, 08:03:20 PM
It's ok now days right?

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: bahner80 on December 19, 2017, 09:11:30 PM

Effing gorgeous
One of my favorite v-drives
Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: aquaholic72 on December 19, 2017, 09:34:44 PM
Welcome fellow v-drive brother!!  👍👍👍 beautiful runner!  ..

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: TrollerDave on December 19, 2017, 09:49:44 PM
There goes the neighborhood!  ;D

Good looking boat.  :thumbup:
Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 08chevyguy on December 20, 2017, 07:56:25 AM
Make sure you keep us posted and let us know how she runs. Especially since you are used to jets and this is your first flatty
Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: Undersoul02 on December 20, 2017, 08:08:20 AM
Nice float man! Congrats  :thumbup:
Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: bobjthomson on December 20, 2017, 10:26:33 AM
Sweet float , and welcome fellow v-drive


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: cnjflatlinent91 on December 20, 2017, 10:28:05 AM
So cool I went from an outboard  2 a Flatbottom on my outboard with the power trim I can see where the water breaks LOLIt would be nice to see  it run are you local to ca?


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on December 20, 2017, 02:44:48 PM
Same still have an outboard also figured i would try a flatty now and hope to be at lake elsinore on new years

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: JordanDangerfield on December 20, 2017, 03:46:22 PM
Beautiful boat! Maybe weíll cross paths at Elsinore.


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on December 20, 2017, 04:13:16 PM
Hope so hoping to meet a whole new group of people

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: K-034 on December 21, 2017, 08:44:14 AM
Bad ass boat, I'm a v-drive and jet guy, I prefer the v-drives, just be careful not to let off the down pedal to quick, runner bottoms are bitchen have fun with it


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on December 21, 2017, 03:14:53 PM
Going to get some tutoring at elsinore on new years before i feel like superman

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77_liberty on December 21, 2017, 05:47:48 PM
Badass man!! Canít wait to get out there and see it. Gotta get the new hull equipped with the FORD and Iíll be ready for summer.


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 76Challenger on December 21, 2017, 05:52:16 PM
77_liberty I have a brand new set of Bassett twist that would be perfect on a BBF V-drive 👍

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on December 21, 2017, 05:55:33 PM
What haul you get 77_liberty

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77_liberty on December 21, 2017, 05:57:35 PM
Picked up bcr33ch Daytona


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on December 21, 2017, 06:05:16 PM
Bitchin how about a picture?   You keeping the liberty?

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77_liberty on December 21, 2017, 06:09:34 PM
Brother bought the liberty off me....


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on December 21, 2017, 06:39:06 PM
Thats real nice that should run well

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 08chevyguy on December 22, 2017, 02:30:05 AM
Picked up bcr33ch Daytona


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I was drooling looking at that boat!!!  
Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: mouzer on December 23, 2017, 08:38:52 PM
nice............i got your back......once you go v-drive you wont go back......lol
Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: Cliffjumper on December 29, 2017, 11:26:16 AM
I have 2 v-drives and a few jets. 

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on December 29, 2017, 11:36:34 AM
Any v-drives from this site going to elsinore this weekend?

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: mouzer on December 29, 2017, 01:54:36 PM
Any v-drives from this site going to elsinore this weekend?

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i will be there........so far a total of 65 " v drives" will be there  .............
Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on December 29, 2017, 02:37:58 PM
Wow last i herd it was 45 to 50. Should be good going out tommorrow and camping make sure to say hello

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: bobjthomson on December 29, 2017, 06:03:08 PM
I wish I could go boat is in thousand parts , just got my v-drive back from rebuild , maybe next year I can run with u guys


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: FordLover on December 29, 2017, 07:34:18 PM


I wish I could go boat is in thousand parts


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Definitely a Chevy then. Lol

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: bobjthomson on December 30, 2017, 12:18:24 AM
Most definitely bro , but I havenít had too sell my anal virginity to build it lol


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: Reed2017 on December 31, 2017, 03:27:28 PM
Did anyone go to Elsinore yesterday? Any pictures??


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on January 01, 2018, 05:24:59 AM
Yes great weather and only a few boats. Going to be busy today there saying

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77_liberty on January 01, 2018, 11:23:55 AM
Howís it run?? Any photos?


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: Outlawmayhem on January 01, 2018, 02:09:13 PM
I got a 76 dimarco runnerbottom I love it. Definitely a wild ride.

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on January 01, 2018, 07:50:07 PM
No good video phone sucks  but had a good time. Totally different from the jet and outboard. Actually have to drive it makes it interesting

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: bubblin_hallett on January 02, 2018, 08:00:52 AM
Picture from the cruise out


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: Reed2017 on January 02, 2018, 08:15:51 PM
That float looks great from any angle!!


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 08chevyguy on January 06, 2018, 06:00:06 PM
Saw video of you runnin your boat. Thing looked great man what kind of numbers are you runnin
Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on January 06, 2018, 08:10:31 PM
Right at 100mph give or take. Still learning how to drive it. Previous owner ran 98mph at 1000ft in parker

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: FordLover on January 06, 2018, 08:21:05 PM
Right at 100mph give or take. Still learning how to drive it. Previous owner ran 98mph at 1000ft in parker

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Videos or it never happened

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on January 06, 2018, 08:31:09 PM
Videos on you tube. Weekend paradise New years v drive

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on January 06, 2018, 08:32:18 PM
Socals camp far West

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: FordLover on January 06, 2018, 08:48:25 PM
Videos on you tube. Weekend paradise New years v drive

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Come on!

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: bobjthomson on January 06, 2018, 08:50:28 PM
Stop being lazy Ford fkr oops I meant fordlover damn autocorrect lol


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on January 06, 2018, 08:53:14 PM
Only chevys though🖒😁

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: FordLover on January 06, 2018, 08:59:32 PM
Only chevys though🖒😁

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Probably for the best because this is the REAL camp far west.........FORD BABY!

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on January 06, 2018, 09:05:09 PM
Went for a ride in this bitchin cole BGF made our boat feel like it was powered by ford

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77_liberty on January 06, 2018, 10:18:54 PM
Went for a ride in this bitchin cole BGF made our boat feel like it was powered by ford

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Whenever your ready to put that Chevy up to a ford Iíll be here


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: FordLover on January 06, 2018, 10:55:08 PM
Whenever your ready to put that Chevy up to a ford Iíll be here


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Ill be your huckleberry. Lol

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: bobjthomson on January 07, 2018, 12:37:24 AM
77-eliminator, do u know who this guy is ? And what Hull was that ?



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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 08chevyguy on January 07, 2018, 03:35:57 AM
Went for a ride in this bitchin cole BGF made our boat feel like it was powered by ford

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I LOVE that spooky boat. Its beautiful and looks like a wild ride
Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: bobjthomson on January 07, 2018, 04:03:58 AM
Yeh itís a nice sled


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on January 07, 2018, 05:16:29 AM
Sounds good. Can't wsit to see your new boat run    thing should haul ass.

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 08chevyguy on January 07, 2018, 10:14:02 AM
And btw, im jealous as hell that you got to go for a ride in " spooky " that thing is a nasty sob
Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on January 07, 2018, 02:19:32 PM
It was pretty amazing. My son went with him first thing in the morning and i wss jeoulous too. He took me at the end of the day. Super nice guy. And thanks for complement on our boat. Not real fast but a good learning boat. Can step it up when we can drive it correctly

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 08chevyguy on January 07, 2018, 02:25:59 PM
It was pretty amazing. My son went with him first thing in the morning and i wss jeoulous too. He took me at the end of the day. Super nice guy. And thanks for complement on our boat. Not real fast but a good learning boat. Can step it up when we can drive it correctly

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Idk what your definition of not real fast is but 100 mph is pretty darn fast lol.
Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on January 07, 2018, 03:02:28 PM
Yes i agree would just like alittle more power to help it set a little better. But do we ever have enough? Seems the more power you have the easyer they take a set. Think im close maybe just lose the passenger and see if it helps

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: aquaholic72 on January 07, 2018, 06:16:19 PM
Vdrives are so crazy..  More power actually makes them alil more manageable!  Power and weight correct they are fairly easy..  Without both your hands are way more full then they need to be!!  I'm still fighting mine.. 

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: aquaholic72 on January 07, 2018, 06:20:57 PM
I use the term easy loosely!  Cuz we all know they will try to spit us out first chance they get!!  Lol!! 

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on January 07, 2018, 06:50:56 PM
Think that's what makes it interesting. Not just point and go

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: aquaholic72 on January 07, 2018, 07:06:35 PM
Yup!!  That's what the jet guys don't understand!!  It's like buying a muscle car with an automatic in it versus the same car with a stick!!  You know the stick car is way more unpredictable and way more fun to drive!  Same logic owning a v-drive!! 

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 77-eliminator on January 07, 2018, 07:15:57 PM
I here you. Not taking anything from jet guys some of them haul ass just a different beast to drive

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: aquaholic72 on January 07, 2018, 07:27:13 PM
Yes!!  Agreed!!  We all know some jets on here haul the mail for sure!!!  But different animals.

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: aquaholic72 on January 07, 2018, 07:34:22 PM
All my friends have jets,  they have no intentions on ever owning a v-drive!!  But you bet your ass they all wanna ride in my v-drive!!  I'll never own a jet myself but I get it..  Being sore for a week after a good weekend in your flatty isn't for everyone!!  Lmfao

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: FordLover on January 08, 2018, 01:22:12 PM


Being sore for a week after a good weekend with your boyfriend isn't for everyone!!  Lmfao

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Fixed it!

Oh! This isnt the smack talk thread? My bad!

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 08chevyguy on January 08, 2018, 01:56:22 PM

Fixed it!

Oh! This isnt the smack talk thread? My bad!

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: 76Challenger on January 08, 2018, 06:41:32 PM

Fixed it!

Oh! This isnt the smack talk thread? My bad!

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LMFAO

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: TrollerDave on January 08, 2018, 09:46:37 PM
77-eliminator, do u know who this guy is ? And what Hull was that ?



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I think it's a 19' or 20' Schiada. It looks exactly (except for the engine) like one that was in Hot Boat magazine years ago. I'l see if I still have that issue.
Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: aquaholic72 on January 09, 2018, 04:30:40 AM

Fixed it!

Oh! This isnt the smack talk thread? My bad!

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Damn!!  Fordf#cker keeps on with wishful thinking!  😅😅

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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: bobjthomson on January 09, 2018, 05:21:46 PM
I think it's a 19' or 20' Schiada. It looks exactly (except for the engine) like one that was in Hot Boat magazine years ago. I'l see if I still have that issue.
It looks like the same as my hull , I have a 19í schiada, the lines look the same . Would of loved to talk to the guy


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: rivrrts429 on January 10, 2018, 04:10:36 AM
It looks like the same as my hull , I have a 19í schiada, the lines look the same . Would of loved to talk to the guy


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Title: Re: Just another v-drive on scjb
Post by: bobjthomson on January 10, 2018, 07:00:56 PM
Sweet , will hit him up thanks bro


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