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by Dougieloo@aol.com
Fri Jun 21, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Buy
Topic: STILL LOOKING FOR A ENGINE COVER FOR A VOLGA 70
Replies: 2
Views: 652

Re: STILL LOOKING FOR A ENGINE COVER FOR A VOLGA 70

thank you Olaf yes I've got it !!!! sense the boat is still upside down i haven't been able to size it up i do know that for my 1995 volga 70 I well have to make it a bit longer and reshape the back of the engine cover a bit but at least im not starting from scratch when i was in the states i was ab...
by Dougieloo@aol.com
Fri Jun 21, 2019 5:57 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: need to turn boat upside down any advice
Replies: 8
Views: 2338

Re: need to turn boat upside down any advice

thank you every one i got it upside down and siting on the boat trailer with a small crane flat deck truck who brought the boat home from the boat yard as they were crooks and doing poor work padding hours and charging more than the agreed hourly rate in the process of building a shop/ garage 26 ft ...
by Dougieloo@aol.com
Fri Jun 21, 2019 5:40 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: needing pictures of the inside bolts holding foils in place and any advice on reinstalling foils
Replies: 0
Views: 9

needing pictures of the inside bolts holding foils in place and any advice on reinstalling foils

fired the company that was handling the total rebuild and repainting project on my 1975 volga 70 they had removed the foils and as soon as my shop gets finished i well continue this project myself sadly i did not take any pictures of how the inside foil nuts were placed any one that has done a remov...
by Dougieloo@aol.com
Sat Mar 02, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: Buy
Topic: STILL LOOKING FOR A ENGINE COVER FOR A VOLGA 70
Replies: 2
Views: 652

STILL LOOKING FOR A ENGINE COVER FOR A VOLGA 70

STILL LOOKING FOR A ENGINE COVER FOR A VOLGA 70
Doug
by Dougieloo@aol.com
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:33 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: need to turn boat upside down any advice
Replies: 8
Views: 2338

Re: need to turn boat upside down any advice

22 inches for the jack plate the nice part is it can be lowered or raised at full power to maximize efficiency
thank you we are going to use the boat lift the straps can be lifted from just one side rolling
the de-foiled hull slowly over ... we hope !!
by Dougieloo@aol.com
Wed Nov 14, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: need to turn boat upside down any advice
Replies: 8
Views: 2338

Re: need to turn boat upside down any advice

thanks Olaf we have removed the foils and am going to spray a 3 mil. flexible polyurethane liner /membrane on the exterior below water line my boat is 47 years old it has arias of corrosion over the years i have had problems with the hard paint popping around the flush rivets also rivet heads poppin...
by Dougieloo@aol.com
Sat Oct 27, 2018 6:42 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: need to turn boat upside down any advice
Replies: 8
Views: 2338

need to turn boat upside down any advice

Need to turn my volga 70 upside down to clean and put liner on any body have any tips on doing the turning
thank you
by Dougieloo@aol.com
Sat Apr 04, 2015 3:34 pm
Forum: Your Hydrofoil
Topic: My flight time at the helm of a Volga70 and the many changes
Replies: 1
Views: 9415

My flight time at the helm of a Volga70 and the many changes

Hi my fellow hydo foilers I have an Volga 70 I bought it after the world fair held in Vancover British Columbia In 1986 it originaly had a MD32 AQ270 with a Volvo 270 out drive and it's been through a few changes over the yrs some successful some not so the the 1 st one was after wearing out the to ...
by Dougieloo@aol.com
Sat Apr 04, 2015 3:26 pm
Forum: Engines
Topic: re powering a Volga 70 z drive with an out board motor
Replies: 4
Views: 15275

re powering a Volga 70 z drive with an out board motor

Hi my fellow hydo foilers I have an Volga 70 it originaly had a MD32 AQ270 with a Volvo 270 out drive and it's been through a few changes over the yrs some successful some not so the the 1 st one was after wearing out the to heavy and power short Volvo md32 was to put a Mazda rotary motor in this to...
by Dougieloo@aol.com
Sat Apr 04, 2015 1:43 pm
Forum: Buy
Topic: Looking for engine cover for Volga 70
Replies: 0
Views: 6897

Looking for engine cover for Volga 70

looking for an engine cover for my Volga 70 lost mine in a hi speed role over and am in the prosses of the restoration
Doug
Dougieloo@ aol. Com