Diesel Jerry's Recent Activity

  1. Diesel Jerry replied to the thread 34' Libby Repower - Deere 6068 to Cummins QSB 5.9.

    I am glad. I understand the principle behind the new class, but would hate to see guys like you or Adam Kimball get placed in a class...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 10:03 AM
  2. Diesel Jerry replied to the thread 34' Libby Repower - Deere 6068 to Cummins QSB 5.9.

    Recreational boats (non-working) lobster boats are going to be in there own class. Jon Johansson's paper has all the info. You could...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 6:16 AM
  3. Diesel Jerry replied to the thread 34' Libby Repower - Deere 6068 to Cummins QSB 5.9.

    Looks good John, I would suggest a column for engine coolant temp. Also maybe do 200 rpm increments. You probably know this, but be...

    Apr 23, 2018 at 5:50 AM
  4. Diesel Jerry replied to the thread 21' BHM.

    She is not to far from me if anybody wants me to put eyes on it.

    Apr 22, 2018 at 8:58 PM
  5. Diesel Jerry replied to the thread 21' BHM.

    I was just looking up the specs. The 302 and 4BT are similar weight,but the Cummins lacks the HP the Ford has.

    Apr 22, 2018 at 8:36 PM
  6. Diesel Jerry replied to the thread 21' BHM.

    Define alright... And about how much HP out of that ford.

    Apr 22, 2018 at 7:05 PM
  7. Diesel Jerry replied to the thread 21' BHM.

    Another good project. I wonder what a ReCon 4BT goes for?

    Apr 22, 2018 at 4:45 PM
  8. Diesel Jerry replied to the thread 22' Sisu.

    "Relatively scarce" He obviously didn't do his home work before selling.

    Apr 22, 2018 at 8:21 AM
  9. Diesel Jerry replied to the thread 19 foot General Marine.

    Depends what it needed. Would like to put a full cabin on it. Maybe a Honda outboard.

    Apr 21, 2018 at 10:54 PM
  10. Diesel Jerry replied to the thread 19 foot General Marine.

    I live minutes from this boat if anybody wants me to take a look at it. Wish I had the money.

    Apr 21, 2018 at 7:49 PM
  11. Diesel Jerry replied to the thread 33 YB project.

    Definitely for the Wounded Warrior project. I actually had my family donate to them for my birthday this year. You guys already helped...

    Apr 21, 2018 at 7:33 PM
  12. Diesel Jerry replied to the thread Cheap isn't always bad..

    Very, very true.

    Apr 20, 2018 at 11:27 AM
  13. Diesel Jerry posted a new thread.

    Cheap isn't always bad.

    You could quote a number of my posts where I say you should use modern, composite materials in this day and age. That said here is proof...

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    Forum: Downeast Boat General Discussion

    Apr 20, 2018 at 10:05 AM
  14. Diesel Jerry replied to the thread Spraying water by hauler-lobster boat ?.

    New wooden boats do leak a bit when first launched.

    Apr 20, 2018 at 9:08 AM
  15. Diesel Jerry replied to the thread Spraying water by hauler-lobster boat ?.

    Didn't watch the video. I just have worked on many lobster boats as a sternman and as a tech, and that is what I see a lot of.

    Apr 18, 2018 at 10:39 PM