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    Default 341 Is A Schultz

    Looks like Ray Nydahl at the front of the trailer...Pretty sure this is the boat Dewey Berghauer stuffed in the 9 Hour....Looks like Havasu Springs where we tested...This would be the spring of 1967...

    Missed your post....The twin Johnsons were McCune's...This is the Berghauer's ride...Dewey stuffed cross my wake made by my DeSilva Wing limping back to the pits on one more!

    That is Rich and Bruce for sure....We stayed at Savard's Motel at Havasu Springs and tested up there before the enduro...In those days the road ended at Havasu Springs...There was no road to Havasu City from Parker, without going back through California...

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    Default Thanks Ron!

    I always thought that was a Jones, I stand corrected.

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    Quote Originally Posted by brichter View Post
    Roddy Foreman's Formula 100 LeeCraft with a Force, I thought I had one of his team mate's boat but haven't come across it yet.
    Wow, I don't think those pickles would pass inspection now!
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    Default We Weren't All There!!!

    Quote Originally Posted by brichter View Post
    I always thought that was a Jones, I stand corrected.
    No problem!!! We all make mistreaks...

    And not everyone was there when it happened...

    I have a picture or three of that Schultz, and I'm sure it is posted....

    Those were the days of the Parker 9 Hour....Of course, I was 23 or so... but there were some fine looking young women that used to walk the pits. I took pictures of the schultz, so I could talk to the WOMEN!

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    A couple shots of Bob Parsons boat, I think he won that day.
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    Default UJ, Sayres Pits, Seattle 1973

    At the 1973 "225" held in Seattle on the unlimited course. I was doing pretty well until, on one of those big turns, my fuel pickup was starved and I ran out of gas! This was probably the best boat I built, very forgiving and fast!

    We considered UJ to stand for "Used Junk", all I could afford.
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    Rick Remley bought this white Champ Boat and turned it into a Formula 100 boat and raced for one season, Then I got to do quite a few tricks to it. It turned out to be a really fast boat.
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    Great pics!



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    I was going to scan a few OPC pics from around 1973, but couldn't find them. Keep yours coming.

    ADD: Found these from Lake Charles 1979. Have had much scanner trouble. Can't get these sized right.
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    Default Thanks Mark!

    Those are some amazing action shots!

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