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by bill
Sun Jul 26, 2020 8:34 am
Forum: Engines
Topic: Fuel Filter inside our gas tanks
Replies: 5
Views: 2597

Re: Fuel Filter inside our gas tanks

BigM On both my 1974 and 1975 Marinette's there were no filterers or screen on the pick up inside the fuel tank. Only the stone filter after the tank and the small canister inline filter at the carb. What pressure are you getting at the carb :?: 4 psi should be the minimum when ruining balls out. bill
by bill
Wed Jul 22, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: Engines
Topic: Fuel prime
Replies: 11
Views: 6050

Re: Fuel prime

BigM Okay, after 12 days. I turned the fuel cocks back on and started both engines with out a problem. :D I took the boat out for a ride. 8-) Everything worked as it should. I will definitely be turning my fuel cocks off from now on when I leave the boat for any length of time. :P And yes I did post...
by bill
Thu Jul 02, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: Engines
Topic: Fuel prime
Replies: 11
Views: 6050

Re: Fuel prime

BigM Good point on shutting off fuel supply. :D If I don't start my engines every couple of days I have to crank for ever to get fuel up to carbs. :x I shut the valves off last night and will wait a week to see if this corrects the problem. 07/01/2020-- 07/07/2020 Yes, I do have anti siphon valves a...
by bill
Tue Jun 09, 2020 7:32 am
Forum: Engines
Topic: Stalling Problem
Replies: 9
Views: 5213

Re: Stalling Problem

BigM e: 360 Chrysler running like crap cont... Postby bill » Sun Aug 11, 2019 9:58 am BigM My final entry for this post. I found this gentleman. My problems were solved. https:carburetorsandmore.com Take a look at his website. Look at his YouTube videos My problem was the mechanical fuel pumps were ...
by bill
Fri May 29, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Engines
Topic: No Fire
Replies: 69
Views: 23228

Re: No Fire

BigM
Kinda sounds like the carburetor float needle is not doing its job of shutting of the gas to the bowl. :roll:
bill
by bill
Fri May 22, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: Boat and Hull
Topic: Any idea what this is?
Replies: 13
Views: 4539

Re: Any idea what this is?

BigM :D
Thanks
Now that is nice boat. :mrgreen:
1991 41' Marquis Convertible
bill
by bill
Mon May 18, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: Boat and Hull
Topic: Any idea what this is?
Replies: 13
Views: 4539

Re: Any idea what this is?

BigM
Hello Robalo,
Please add a signature to your posts. :D
Thanks
bill
by bill
Mon Apr 13, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: Vendors
Topic: Everything Marinette
Replies: 12
Views: 5929

Everything Marinette

BigM

A big thanks to a facebook friend. :D

Lots a important info from Fastjeffs old Marinette site that were thought to be gone forever. :o

WOW

https://sites.google.com/view/marinetteboats/home

bill
by bill
Sun Apr 12, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Vendors
Topic: Screens and door parts
Replies: 1
Views: 3433

Re: Screens and door parts

BigM

Another source for rear screen door parts.

Swisco.com

https://www.swisco.com/cl/Door_Window-R ... t-Hardware

bill
by bill
Thu Apr 09, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: General Topics
Topic: USCG inspected vessel/ Charter
Replies: 5
Views: 3526

Re: USCG inspected vessel/ Charter

BigM Ran a charter boat service for 10 years.I had to get a Coast Guard inspection every year. First boat was a 32' then a 37. both were F/B Sedans and I ran a six pack license. I did inquire about upping the passenger capacity to 12 people, but the regulations required would not make it cost effect...

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