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by 1995 390 express
Wed Mar 21, 2012 4:32 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 5.7L GM Vortec Advantage?
Replies: 30
Views: 3940

hello - i know its a ways from you but i use marine engines in holliston ma they have new 350 gm 1997 and up vortec roller engines with 8 bolt intakes @325 HP for 2710.00 i think they come with some tin like valve covers -oil pan timing cover- rh rotation is 3499.00 they have just about everything y...
by 1995 390 express
Tue Mar 20, 2012 8:27 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: bilgecoat in engineroom
Replies: 14
Views: 1283

looks great B K did you also go with 2 coats
by 1995 390 express
Mon Mar 19, 2012 8:32 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: Lower Helm wall rott.
Replies: 19
Views: 1184

not even close to an expert on that jeff but my thoughts are you've gone that far and have it exposed so you might as well fix her rite while your in there.
by 1995 390 express
Mon Mar 19, 2012 8:19 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: bilgecoat in engineroom
Replies: 14
Views: 1283

thanks again-i used a pressure washer with muliple degreasers and after floating around with many gallons i would wetvac it all out including the broken down sludge lol. it worked great but me backs alittle sore from climbing in an out of shrinkwrap door and crawling around down there but well worth...
by 1995 390 express
Mon Mar 19, 2012 7:49 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: bilgecoat in engineroom
Replies: 14
Views: 1283

also about how much did you use for the 2 coats. i'm about double that size and only have a gallon
by 1995 390 express
Mon Mar 19, 2012 7:46 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: bilgecoat in engineroom
Replies: 14
Views: 1283

looks awesome - i hope mine comes out that good. did you just use regular brushes ? im in the midst of a lot of work. hope to have it done by weekend. will post pics then . can t wait to get engines out of garage. thanks.
by 1995 390 express
Mon Mar 19, 2012 6:24 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: bilgecoat in engineroom
Replies: 14
Views: 1283

bilgecoat in engineroom

any pointers or tricks would be appreciated-engine room has been scrubbed by hand to remove most of the oily debris and grease.between yesterday and today i have powerwashed it with degreaser 7 times. i'm letting her dry now for a couple days and was wondering if it needs a light sanding and what is...
by 1995 390 express
Sat Mar 17, 2012 9:05 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 39 express information requested
Replies: 65
Views: 5926

hey dave -i was just wondering if you happen to be at your boat at all before may if you could take a pic. of the all a round light on the radar arch for me. mine is missing something on top and i don t know if its some type of cover or if another bulb belongs there- thanks.
by 1995 390 express
Mon Mar 12, 2012 7:03 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: velvet drive ratio
Replies: 7
Views: 794

thanks for info on that prowler didn t take clutches into consideration. good to know though thanks
by 1995 390 express
Mon Mar 12, 2012 5:23 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: velvet drive ratio
Replies: 7
Views: 794

hi bruce i think one way to figure it out is if you have the tranny out of the boat you can mark the input shaft at say 12:00 and also mark the drive end at the same location-put it into gear and spin one shaft 360 degees and count how many time the other shaft turns. if it spins once you have 1 to ...
by 1995 390 express
Sun Mar 11, 2012 5:51 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 39 express information requested
Replies: 65
Views: 5926

thats great lots of luck with her and happy boating !!!!!!!!
by 1995 390 express
Sun Mar 11, 2012 10:55 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: 39 express information requested
Replies: 65
Views: 5926

just checking dave. any progress on your offer.
by 1995 390 express
Mon Mar 05, 2012 5:51 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: standard and reverse rotation
Replies: 20
Views: 1692

great it looks good and hauntingly familiar. nothing like snapping a new engine together with shiny fresh painted parts. did you use air or breaker bar on the balancer ? i was lucky enough to drop off engine core when i picked up new one. no coer charge or shipping. keep posting photos love to see e...
by 1995 390 express
Mon Mar 05, 2012 4:12 pm
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: standard and reverse rotation
Replies: 20
Views: 1692

sorry for not giving more info on the roloc use. i was not implying using it on or near your new engine block or internal moving parts. i was refering to clean up of most of your bolt ons that should be degreased cleaned and painted anyway. the flying debris was my reason for doing it outside if it ...
by 1995 390 express
Sun Mar 04, 2012 9:32 am
Forum: Trojan Boats Forum
Topic: standard and reverse rotation
Replies: 20
Views: 1692

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