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    I run the up on the floor and down on the wheel....

    I run the up on the floor and down on the wheel.
    Learned it from Bob Herring years ago.
    I use the large metal waterproof push buttons with rubber covers over them.
    I like having the multiple...
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    Got it figured out. Everything running great...

    Got it figured out.
    Everything running great now.
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    1989 Evinrude V4 120 wont run at WOT

    I am very familiar with working on SST45 motors but not the newer motors with VRO pumps & this has me stumped.

    I bought this boat this winter. It was sitting outside in the pacific northwest &...
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    This is how I break sst45 motors in & I have...

    This is how I break sst45 motors in & I have never burnt one up breaking it in.
    We get good a good ring seat with this procedure & I generally take them out & race them after this break in...
  5. Mercury Marine union approves wage and concessions

    WAUSAU, Wis. The union at an eastern Wisconsin boat engine maker approved a sweeping package of wage and benefit concessions Friday that the company said it needed to keep 850 manufacturing jobs...
  6. Thread: 45ss tach

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    The same one Scott mentioned- the commercial one....

    The same one Scott mentioned- the commercial one.
    And there has been no problem reading it.
  7. Thread: 45ss tach

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    45ss Tach

    http://tinytach.com/tinytach/index.php

    Tiny Tach several guys use these and we use one. they are inexpensive.

    The original OMC tachs are no longer available that use the tach wire off of the...
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    hook the one side of your kill switch to the same...

    hook the one side of your kill switch to the same spot on the terminal block as the power pack kill wire.
    This is a typical hook up spot for easy replacement of the power pack.
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    sst45 kill switch

    black wire with yellow stripe coming out of the power pack goes to one side of the switch and the other side of the switch gets grounded to the motor usually on the screw that holds the wire...
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    I voted a couple a times for her, but i keep...

    I voted a couple a times for her, but i keep forgetting about it.
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    wrong year, everything in it is different than...

    wrong year, everything in it is different than the sst45 motors.
    you want the years around 1987-88-89

    If it has been dunked in the saltwater and was not dried out properly, it is completely junk.
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    no sound ? checked the desktop and have sound....

    no sound ?
    checked the desktop and have sound.
    must be a problem with the laptop.
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    Seems there is only one fuel from the VP list you...

    Seems there is only one fuel from the VP list you linked that is not oxygenated.

    What about the logistics for the rest of the race programs across the country to get legal fuel. It is a huge...
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    It was about $350.00 to do the three axles on our...

    It was about $350.00 to do the three axles on our trailer.
    They heated them up and straightened them all out. I was surprised at how inexpensive it was to do considering what they were doing.
    I...
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    Tire wear

    I would check the alignment on the axle ends. (The torsion spring ends with the axle.
    It seems like that is the wear pattern are trailer was having when it was wearing tires out very quickly (20,000...
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    Scott- The perks Pat was referring to, was by...

    Scott-
    The perks Pat was referring to, was by Ross being part of SCSC they (RPM) donated the equipment that Rpm bought to SCSC.
    A Perk for SCSC not ROSS or RPM.
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    SCSC officers

    Here you go- You just need to know where to look.
    http://www.scscracing.com/Officers/officers.html
    names, phone numbers & emails
    Should be current since the new sight is not that old.
    If not...
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    www.sst45.com www.apba.org/ If you have...

    www.sst45.com
    www.apba.org/

    If you have specific questions you can reach me - uflracing@ comcast.com
  19. Thread: tach prob

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    probably the wrong pulse setting or the wrong...

    probably the wrong pulse setting or the wrong tach for the year motor you have.
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    Jets

    Yes - at the dealer.
    probably wont help you though unless there is a ton of humidity and it was not jetted right for the area to begin with.
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    do you mean the signature picture on the left of...

    do you mean the signature picture on the left of each post?
    If so you upload it under your control panel. the info is there on hoew to do it.
  22. Thread: pressure?

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    Yes the water pump can push water past the seal...

    Yes the water pump can push water past the seal into the gearcase. One of the symptoms is the gearcase being presurized.
    Sound like you need to change the seals below the water pump.
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    omc 75 stinger trim setup

    There is a bracket that was cast out of aluminium for them that bolts into some existing holes on the saddle of the tilt. Then a ram through the transom like the sst45 setup you saw.

    As far as...
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    check to see if it sheared the flywheel key and...

    check to see if it sheared the flywheel key and spun the flywheel. Your timing would be off if the flywheel has moved even a litttle bit.
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    brushes

    try your local starter /alternator repair/rebuild shop for new brushes. they are easy to put in. just take the old one with you to match it. my last set cost $10.00.

    if you need a new trim motor...
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    since they owe rent on there building. I am...

    since they owe rent on there building. I am suprised they still have a web site up.
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    Yes, Stay off the rocks.:D If you do hit...

    Yes, Stay off the rocks.:D
    If you do hit something probably just damage the prop.
    Still not a good idea to be running into something.
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    Radios

    In an SST45 you are going to want a good system. There is alot of noise in the cockpit of a sst45.
    Inexpensive talk about radios will not work. The range and ability to get clear communication isnt...
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    120 class ? OPC, Stock which class specifacally...

    120 class ?
    OPC, Stock which class specifacally it makes a diffrence.
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    Jack, I think they look great. wish i had half...

    Jack, I think they look great. wish i had half the talent you have with making those models.What are they made of, are you carving them out of wood ?

    Jeff
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    Congrats guys, It is great when everything comes...

    Congrats guys, It is great when everything comes togethere.
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    Grand Prix Boats is built by Bruce Buorquin in...

    Grand Prix Boats is built by Bruce Buorquin in the Sacramento, California area.
    I dont know that he has the molds still for the older Grand Prixs. Some of the newer boats may be the same, you would...
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    The dish network is Direct TV competitor same...

    The dish network is Direct TV competitor same type of satelite dish & service just pointed at different satelites.
    With the exception that you can get the Water Channel as part of the basic...
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    I think it is only available on the dish satelite...

    I think it is only available on the dish satelite right now.
    I switched from direct tv the the dish network so i could get the water channel.:D
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