Phase 2 – Engine Repair Stage 7: Work continued removing the deck which was labeled and put in storage. The we started on the dash labeling and removing the wires. It became clear we will need a new wiring harness because the existing wires are brittle and corroded. Gauges will be packed and sent out […]
Phase 2 – Engine Repair Work continued on the interior planking with some success removing boards. We quickly realized the Decking For’D would have to be removed to access interior planking and dash wiring. It seems much easier take pictures of the back of the dash and remove the wiring. We will also remove the […]
Phase 2 – Engine Repair Stage 6: We moved the boat indoors just before the snow fell today. Our article was posted on the ACBS WEEKLY WEB WATCH and have a new supporter Karl, who is a former community college auto instructor and has restored many classic boats.
Phase 2 – Engine Repair Stage 5: We continued to build back the engine for testing. Also, took the exhaust manifolds apart and removed as much rust as possible. Probably will need to hot tank the exhaust manifolds so they don’t restrict water flow even though they seems like they have plenty of cast iron […]