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by Ozzmotorz
Sat Oct 14, 2017 12:29 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: Riptide Boatman Farewell
Replies: 1
Views: 56

Re: Riptide Boatman Farewell

I may be interested, depending on area etc.
Will pm
Cheers
by Ozzmotorz
Thu Jun 22, 2017 10:55 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: Railway Museum outboard
Replies: 11
Views: 603

Re: Railway Museum outboard

Nice old motor,
Not too many around, I think.
Cheers
by Ozzmotorz
Tue May 23, 2017 11:01 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: Australian Riptide Sportsman
Replies: 104
Views: 10375

Re: Australian Riptide Sportsman

You are not the only one, that has trouble with salt water corrosion. LOL
It seems every outboard I touch, has some part , or bolt that is rusted solid.
Its all Part OF The Fun.!!
Cheers
by Ozzmotorz
Sat May 20, 2017 10:54 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: It was a nice fine day!
Replies: 12
Views: 704

Re: It was a nice fine day!

That is the coolest thing ever. Lol
It came up really nice. Hope you find lots of things to use it for.
A tow bar on the back, to move your boat around..?
Cheers
by Ozzmotorz
Thu May 18, 2017 10:55 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: It was a nice fine day!
Replies: 12
Views: 704

Re: It was a nice fine day!

Cool, love the boat build.
More pics of the motorised barrow, would be great,if you can
Cheers
by Ozzmotorz
Thu May 18, 2017 4:26 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: Owners of Australian Riptide Outboards - Call to Action
Replies: 41
Views: 3131

Re: Owners of Australian Riptide Outboards - Call to Action

Wow, fantastic info. Thanks on behalf of us hopeless riptide owners. Lol
Excellent research, and important details.
I look forward to the next instalment.
Cheers
by Ozzmotorz
Thu May 18, 2017 12:15 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: It was a nice fine day!
Replies: 12
Views: 704

Re: It was a nice fine day!

Wow,that is a neat motorised wheel barrow thing.
I would find that very useful.
Love the boat. Is it a plywood , seagull powered, racing boat ?
Cheers
by Ozzmotorz
Thu May 18, 2017 12:07 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: Owners of Australian Riptide Outboards - Call to Action
Replies: 41
Views: 3131

Re: Owners of Australian Riptide Outboards - Call to Action

Another hopeless Riptide owner with another slant of what is what!

Welcome aboard Bro.

BnC

LOL. Yes, I have been called numerous different names, but hopeless riptide owner, seems to fit. LOL
by Ozzmotorz
Wed May 17, 2017 9:40 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: Australian Riptide Sportsman
Replies: 104
Views: 10375

Re: Australian Riptide Sportsman

Nice looking engine. Good on you for chasing it up, and purchasing. It will be nice to see it restored, and displayed in your fathers memory.
Cheers
by Ozzmotorz
Wed May 17, 2017 9:27 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: Owners of Australian Riptide Outboards - Call to Action
Replies: 41
Views: 3131

Re: Owners of Australian Riptide Outboards - Call to Action

Here are a couple of my riptides. I have one early fisherman F337 / 3. It has the steel tank mount, and RIPTIDE on the rope sheath My latter one 59 / 6023 has the alloy tank mounts, and a smooth rope sheath. I have another later one, but too hard to get to , to picture. It also has alloy tank bracke...
by Ozzmotorz
Wed May 10, 2017 9:42 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: Owners of Australian Riptide Outboards - Call to Action
Replies: 41
Views: 3131

Re: Owners of Australian Riptide Outboards - Call to Action

OK, Cool. I will get some pics, and some serial numbers, over the next few days. From memory , I have a couple with the alloy tank bracket, and one with the steel bracket, and tank straps.
Cheers
by Ozzmotorz
Tue May 02, 2017 10:24 am
Forum: Other Old Outboards (Non-Seagulls)
Topic: Owners of Australian Riptide Outboards - Call to Action
Replies: 41
Views: 3131

Re: Owners of Australian Riptide Outboards - Call to Action

I have been on this forum previously, but have had to change my user name, as I couldn't access my account.
I have some Riptides, and was wondering, when the tank mounts changed from steel, to cast alloy. Maybe after 1959?
Cheers

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