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Old 1963 Chrysler 14 foot ski boat - May 9, 2010, 06:32 PM

So, my father in law picked up this boat from his neighbor when they moved out. It's a 1963 Chrysler 14 footer with a 1974 evinrude 40HP two cycle motor.

Tomorrow's agenda, after my two job interviews, are finishing a minor fiberglass repair, fixing the trailer up, fixing the starter, and touch up paint. Today we cleaned out the carbs, fixed a seized pullstarter. Adjusted said pullstarter after discovering the hard way that it was starting IN GEAR!!!

Great shape for such an old boat. No leaks. Just needs a little TLC. Picwhore incoming...


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May 9, 2010, 06:33 PM

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May 9, 2010, 06:48 PM

Nice. Looks fun.


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May 9, 2010, 08:07 PM

thats a one nice boat.


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It runs! Just gotta fix the slow speed switch tomorrow. Prop spins, idles smooth.

Tomorrow I sand the fiberglass repair I did, fix that switch, and Tuesday or wednesday it goes in the water


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