"Hi Larry, how are you. My name is Ramon and I'm also in the process of reconstruction of my 78 Formula removing the I/O and installing an outboard like you did. If you have additional photos of your work please send them to me I will love to…"
"Update....I put on a Mercury Mirage 19" prop on my boat and the performance is great! Without playing with the tabs or trim, I ran 49mph at 6100 RPM. This was with two guys and about 60 gallons of fuel. I also bought a Mirage 17" prop and…"
"I just removed my IO and installed a 250 Yamaha 4 stroke on a A&E Welding bracket. I couldn't be happier with the performance with this setup. Check out their website. The quality is as good as Armstrong brackets for a lot less…"
"I finally finished the I/O conversion to outboard. With the stock Yamaha 17 inch prop the wide open speed was 45mph, turning 5900 RPM. This was with three guys and about 60 gallons of fuel. It was a little rough so I didn't adjust tabs or…"
"I have a 17" Yamaha prop on the motor now but plan on testing a few props once I get her in the water. I don't know if I can swing a 19" prop but I plan on testing a Mercury Rev 17" four bladed prop after I run the Yamaha prop.
"I'm in the market for a new engine,and you just installed one like what i'm goin to end up with, so I cant wait to see your prop size pitch and performance, i'm expecting you will use a 17 pitch stainless prop, but it…"
"I totally rebuilt my Formula in 1980. When I bought the boat is was a very ugly stock pea soup green. I decided to gelcoat the boat rather than paint it. I can't remember the manufacturer of the gelcoat, but the color is a powder…"
Hi Larry, how are you. My name is Ramon and I'm also in the process of reconstruction of my 78 Formula removing the I/O and installing an outboard like you did. If you have additional photos of your work please send them to me I will love to see them. Also did you relocated your gas tank forward or did you leave it in place. What was your experience with A&J Welding building your engine bracket, Thanks in advance.
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