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06-04-2015, 05:57 PM
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Posted By MrRobalo

A serial number could help me figure it out of...

A serial number could help me figure it out of you can post it or Email me it.
04-10-2014, 07:44 PM
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Posted By MrRobalo

The RT 260 was built for a few years and it is a...

The RT 260 was built for a few years and it is a fully foam filled inboard. The small diesels are the best way to go for sure . There were a few built with 454's but they were under powered and I...
04-07-2014, 05:15 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 778
Posted By MrRobalo

I can answer as well as others a...

I can answer as well as others a ROBALOBOATING.com . We have gone over the same thing on a few other boats. Chances are good you might find a post related to your boat LoL
04-06-2014, 07:20 PM
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Views: 476
Posted By MrRobalo

Oh how I love my YAMAHA 90 . Had 5 on my boats...

Oh how I love my YAMAHA 90 . Had 5 on my boats over the years and the twins on my ROBALO had 3-4000 hours on them . If you do maintenance regularly they will last. Learn how to clean the carbs as it...
04-06-2014, 06:34 PM
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Posted By MrRobalo

Well I guess I will chime in also . Having been...

Well I guess I will chime in also . Having been around ROBALO since it!s beginning in 1969 qi can say I have a pretty good understanding of a foam filled boat and they stayed that way until 1993...
04-06-2014, 06:19 AM
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Views: 1,080
Posted By MrRobalo

ETHANOL & Fiberglass GAS tanks

I know about all the problems WE the older Fiberglass GAS tank owners (the BERTRAM OWNERS of the older boats. I have one of the first 1969 ROBALO original boats made by ROBALO MARINE INC. And when...
12-12-2012, 06:31 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,219
Posted By MrRobalo

No not exsactly . When it was ROBALO MARINE and...

No not exsactly . When it was ROBALO MARINE and Judd Garvin was the manafacture he I was lucky enough to have him teach me and helped me make a lot of her custom accessories . Even after he sold...
12-12-2012, 07:34 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,219
Posted By MrRobalo

Raybo Marine Thank you for the bladder option...

Raybo Marine Thank you for the bladder option idea. Could you send me the info of the BLADDER tank manufacture that you have used in the past so I can check it out.

Absolute As for cutting the...
12-11-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,219
Posted By MrRobalo

Thank for the idea of using non-ethanol and...

Thank for the idea of using non-ethanol and that's what I have done in the past . The reason I want to find a way now is this is the first time I have needed to do a restoration and it was mainly due...
12-11-2012, 07:53 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,219
Posted By MrRobalo

Thanks for your input. I knew I had to sand but...

Thanks for your input. I knew I had to sand but no one at the distributers told me I needed to grind and sand. Thats what I am needing , The tank is smooth as it is gelcoated (18-20 mil thick)...
12-11-2012, 07:02 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,219
Posted By MrRobalo

Fiberglass fuel tanks :help

HELLO I know I haven't been posting a lot (no internet on island yet spending a lot of time there with PoPs ) BUT I have a question for those of us that have fiberglass "GAS" tanks built in the late...
07-30-2012, 05:39 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 988
Posted By MrRobalo

Thanks for the complement ! Well after 33+...

Thanks for the complement !
Well after 33+ years I am lucky to have a great loving wife ! She is not afraid to get her hands dirty working on our boats or even baiting her own hooks, As being a...
07-29-2012, 09:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,534
Posted By MrRobalo

Thanks for the heads up on the System Check gauge...

Thanks for the heads up on the System Check gauge package . If it was one of our daily driver or my ROBALO I would definitely have it along with a Flow Scan as offshore or long inshore fishing trips...
07-28-2012, 05:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,534
Posted By MrRobalo

Just want to thank the everyone with my project...

Just want to thank the everyone with my project and after 2 LOOOOOOOG weekends I got the Johnson 70 running and not only did the YAMAHA TAC from the previous motor I got to work perfect with the ...
07-28-2012, 11:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 988
Posted By MrRobalo

Just want to thank the everyone with my project...

Just want to thank the everyone with my project and after 2 LOOOOOOOG weekends I got the Johnson 70 running and the YAMAHA TAC worked perfect with the motor. My wife and I ended up taking the entire...
07-26-2012, 06:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,534
Posted By MrRobalo

I know the wiring :banghead: could very well be...

I know the wiring :banghead: could very well be the problem as the previous owner cut and butt spliced back together :bashhh: so the first thing I am going to do when I get back there is to pull...
07-25-2012, 06:32 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,534
Posted By MrRobalo

Thank you both for answering my question. I guess...

Thank you both for answering my question. I guess I should have waited to post it as I was tired and I guess it showed.
Yes the water is constantly cool even after a total of 20 minutes...
07-24-2012, 10:07 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 3,534
Posted By MrRobalo

70 hp Johnson buzzer

I am hopping some one can help me with a 1997 Johnson 70 HP buzzer alarm meanings. I just bought the motor (and will buy a manuel once I know it is good ) from a friend of my neighbor who just put...
07-20-2012, 07:33 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 988
Posted By MrRobalo

Manareell , Thanks for your input. I...

Manareell ,
Thanks for your input. I figured it would but I didn't want to ruin it as I can use it on one of our other boats as that tac is fogging up. It not like it hasn't been used as it...
07-18-2012, 09:50 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 988
Posted By MrRobalo

Yes sir the question is ...can I rig a 1989...

Yes sir the question is ...can I rig a 1989 YAMAHA digital tachometer from my1989 90 HP to My 1991 Johnson 70 HP I just rigged on our pontoon boat as I just took off the YAMAHA and the digital...
07-16-2012, 07:20 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 19,474
Posted By MrRobalo

That is so cool. I to had plans to build one and...

That is so cool. I to had plans to build one and actually after a storm 6 years ago a older large cabin boat washed into the mangos near PoPs house. We had gotten together with a couple of guys to...
07-14-2012, 03:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 988
Posted By MrRobalo

Yamaha digital tac with OMC

I just got a 1991 Johnson 70 and am installing it on our Pontoon boat and have a been running Yamaha 90 2 strokes on her for 10 years and have a digital tac mounted on the console. Will be able to...
07-12-2012, 11:33 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,718
Posted By MrRobalo

Thanks Dawg , the wife and I are heading down...

Thanks Dawg , the wife and I are heading down Sat am to PoPs and have to find and rewire a 70 Johnson we got for our pontoon boat (fiberglass toons and have has 20 years and about 10 motors too...
07-12-2012, 07:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,718
Posted By MrRobalo

Thats what I thought also .Over the years we have...

Thats what I thought also .Over the years we have had a dozen or so used motors on various boats and even on my Original 1969 ROBALO I'll be on my 7th re-power when the restoration is done. On the...
07-11-2012, 06:31 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,718
Posted By MrRobalo

Honda BF50 white milky oil

This is the second BF50 (2005) I have had on out 17 Twinn Vee in 12 years and other than the normal gas/ethanol hick-ups she has been fine . PoPs lives on a island and the boat is a daily driver and...
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