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by aaron78viper
Oct 13, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: The Hydrostream Forums Lounge
Topic: Viper help
Replies: 17
Views: 1297

Re: Viper help

what up with the boat? how do you feel about it now? any improvements?
by aaron78viper
Oct 13, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: The Hydrostream Forums Lounge
Topic: My very 1st stream!!
Replies: 41
Views: 1048

Re: My very 1st stream!!

hows the boat going? have you made the improvements that you wanted?
by aaron78viper
Oct 09, 2017 10:23 am
Forum: Props, Setup, and Rigging
Topic: Nose cone ?
Replies: 3
Views: 374

Re: Nose cone ?

That's a perfect option for you, and it should get you close to 80 with a good setup and if the motor is healthy

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by aaron78viper
Oct 09, 2017 9:14 am
Forum: Props, Setup, and Rigging
Topic: How to get motor higher on a vulture?
Replies: 1
Views: 353

Re: How to get motor higher on a vulture?

lets see a picture please.. the way you explained it i think you can bolt the motor higher on the boat and or jackplate..
by aaron78viper
Oct 09, 2017 9:12 am
Forum: Props, Setup, and Rigging
Topic: Jack plate size
Replies: 1
Views: 315

Re: Jack plate size

I would add some setback myself.. i would assume 8+
by aaron78viper
Oct 09, 2017 9:11 am
Forum: Props, Setup, and Rigging
Topic: Nose cone ?
Replies: 3
Views: 374

Re: Nose cone ?

absolutely not without a low water pickup cone.. put that cone on it, and an et prop, or even a chopper should work good with the 3 inch jack plate. if you have no windshield a cleaver would be better most likely. bolt on the low water pickup case and set the propshaft a little above the pad when th...
by aaron78viper
Oct 09, 2017 9:07 am
Forum: Props, Setup, and Rigging
Topic: Viper setup
Replies: 1
Views: 426

Re: Viper setup

you have the right jackplate, thats a good start, and also a decent power plant.. should see 70 ish, maybe more or less with a good setup. do you have a low water pickup, solid motor mounts, and dual cable steering?
by aaron78viper
Aug 10, 2017 6:57 am
Forum: Restorations, WIP, Makeovers
Topic: new member with a 78 viper
Replies: 102
Views: 24074

Re: new member with a 78 viper

with a 150? sweet. I really gotta get mine finished for next summer now. Yes, it's a 150 2.0, heads cut .050 which barely made a difference. And a 2.4 200 front half. Engine height is really high, feels like it could use a little more setback with this cleaver. I'm running 3 inch now, 4 or 5 might ...
by aaron78viper
Aug 09, 2017 11:22 am
Forum: Restorations, WIP, Makeovers
Topic: new member with a 78 viper
Replies: 102
Views: 24074

Re: new member with a 78 viper

Hippie459MN wrote:
Aug 08, 2017 2:08 pm
Looks like that thing is really flyin. Very nice! :up:
Best of 88 mph in ideal conditions so far. Got a few ideas for more still. Stock exhaust still.. gonna start making changes slowly

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by aaron78viper
Aug 08, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: Restorations, WIP, Makeovers
Topic: new member with a 78 viper
Replies: 102
Views: 24074

Re: new member with a 78 viper


here is a link to my rig with a 2.0 running about 85. 30 cleaver and 3 inch setback with a 2:1 case and a lwp