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    59ci Mercury modified Reed plate

    Hello, I am wondering if anyone on here has modified their Reed plate on a 59ci mercury. If so, were there any noticeable gains? It seems as if there is some improvement to be made with this design.
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    Good evening. I have recently acquired a 1982...

    Good evening. I have recently acquired a 1982 head as well. I'm wondering if I'll gain any compression just by simply by bolting it on. Did you use a certain head gasket? I've heard of a thinner...
  3. V block Reed plate for 3 cyl 40hp mercury.

    Do y'all know anyone that makes a v block Reed plate for these motors? I've heard of it being done but never seen it in person. I've also heard of modifying the stock Reed plate. If anyone has had...
  4. Thank you for the reply. I haven't put mine on...

    Thank you for the reply. I haven't put mine on yet, but I've been told that a lot of the new head gaskets are "low compression" gaskets and are thicker than the ones from 82. I don't remember the...
  5. 35hp Evinrude High Compression Head question

    I believe I found a high compression head from a 1982 35hp evinrude on Ebay and went ahead and bought it. Looks like it has the almost 360 degree squish band that its supposed to have. Can I bolt...
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    Did your cleaver slip like hell when trying to...

    Did your cleaver slip like hell when trying to plane the boat off. All mine does is slip and the motor goes up to like 5000rpms and I've gotta practically run to the front of the boat to get it to...
  7. V block reed valve setup for 31.8ci Johnson/ Evinrude

    I'm interested in doing away with the flat/petal style reed setup on my 31.8ci powerhead. Does anyone have any experience in fabricating a v block reed setup for these motors?
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    Has anyone on here ever fabricated a V block reed...

    Has anyone on here ever fabricated a V block reed set-up for the 31.8ci?
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    What did you use to block off the the top few...

    What did you use to block off the the top few water inlets? And did it hold?
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    Just curious as to how long that motor lasted...

    Just curious as to how long that motor lasted with all the mods you listed? Have a ron hill 10.25X16 thru hub semi cleaver on it's way to me. Sure hope I can turn it.
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