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Re: my 'springer' geting there!!!
« Reply #45 on: February 23, 2009, 02:17:56 »
HI RAY ; In the dorothy I have four batery pac's in the wife's boat and thats good for all weekend ,as that gives her almost 17 amps of reserve power .    THESE batteries are about $20  a pack .         PUFFIN

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Re: my 'springer' geting there!!!
« Reply #46 on: March 01, 2009, 09:05:51 »
well ive put the 3:1 motor in &  ''thats better'' lol   still kept it on 12volts   & it never 'dived' under like a sub eather  ;) 
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Re: my 'springer' geting there!!!
« Reply #47 on: March 01, 2009, 09:13:12 »
a few more   regards ray
B.C tugs >>  ken mackenzie~07   nellie irene~07    freewinds ~04       sidewinder'in b.c~11'   iron horse~12  malley b~16  western mariner ~14  shuswap ~17
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Re: my 'springer' geting there!!!
« Reply #48 on: March 01, 2009, 09:31:12 »
Awesome Ray!!!

Are you thinking of building a few scale water-skiers...perhaps for the 2010 Olympics?? 

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Re: my 'springer' geting there!!!
« Reply #49 on: March 01, 2009, 09:34:22 »
ANOTHER CLUBB 500 ;D ;D
No she looks great have you towed big barge with her yet.
Niceone ray  :)

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Re: my 'springer' geting there!!!
« Reply #50 on: March 01, 2009, 10:02:34 »
HI RAY ; Real niece job there RAY . Sure looks good both going ahead and astern . Have you tried the fishtail rudder yet ?                      PUFFIN

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Re: my 'springer' geting there!!!
« Reply #51 on: March 01, 2009, 11:05:07 »
 say tugs  if it never went well this time  it would have been the first 'downhill' springer at the 2010 olympics ;D ;D

hi tugnut  no ive not tryed towing or pushing with this one yet  ill get the barge out & have ago soon!


puffin  the fishtail rudder work great  :) 'turn's' on a sixpence   ;)

                                   regards ray
B.C tugs >>  ken mackenzie~07   nellie irene~07    freewinds ~04       sidewinder'in b.c~11'   iron horse~12  malley b~16  western mariner ~14  shuswap ~17
  u.s.a tugs> >  nanuq~11  in the build  hunter  - david j

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Re: my 'springer' geting there!!!
« Reply #52 on: August 09, 2009, 08:39:31 »
hi all   very nearly had a bbq springer today 8)   while useing it   the speed control  caught  fire & burnt inside the boat (sorry no photos) had lots of smoke coming out of the exhaust pipe (looked very real ;D  then when i took the lid off a plume of smoke came out & what a   horable smell  :)   ive now sold this boat  on complete with the burnt smell ;D  the speed con was a  15amp mtronics   regards ray
B.C tugs >>  ken mackenzie~07   nellie irene~07    freewinds ~04       sidewinder'in b.c~11'   iron horse~12  malley b~16  western mariner ~14  shuswap ~17
  u.s.a tugs> >  nanuq~11  in the build  hunter  - david j