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by markh2000
Sat Feb 13, 2016 1:25 am
Forum: Aluminum Boats For Sale
Topic: 38' cargo boat
Replies: 0
Views: 599

38' cargo boat

1996 38' custom built cargo boat with triple axle trailer 10' beam x 38' long at water line with 8' x 24' cargo area forward of pilot house Twin 460 ford engines with approx 1230 hours 200 gallon fuel tank Hamilton 1031 pumps with new improved reverse buckets and hydraulic actuated operation New hyd...
by markh2000
Fri Jun 26, 2015 11:32 pm
Forum: Alloy Shop Talk
Topic: LED Spreader Light
Replies: 4
Views: 561

Re: LED Spreader Light

Check out our LED lights we sell to our marine builders here: http://pacificpowertraininc.com/pages/lights same light purchased: http://pacificpowertraininc.com/collections/led-work-lights/products/6-5-led-flood-light We will give anyone here on alloyboats a 15% discount off any LED lights purchased...
by markh2000
Thu Feb 26, 2015 10:15 pm
Forum: Your Alloy Boat
Topic: New Riverhawk Family Boat Build
Replies: 32
Views: 3130

Re: New Riverhawk Family Boat Build

I bet the crew at RiverHawk will build you a real nice boat, congratulations! Keep posting pictures!
by markh2000
Wed Jan 07, 2015 1:28 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Gravois reborn as a series of Metal Shark
Replies: 12
Views: 1400

Re: Gravois reborn as a series of Metal Shark

Very nice post, pictures and narration! I like to see aluminum boat builders showing that our aluminum boats can be "pretty" too....
by markh2000
Wed Dec 24, 2014 9:58 am
Forum: Alloy Shop Talk
Topic: Marine Glass????
Replies: 16
Views: 1326

Re: Marine Glass????

An engine failure is not very common with our new modern marine engines. Not much more common than your car quitting you out on the freeway...but, they are boats, so,,,**** happens! For running big whitewater most prefer the redundancy and safety of having two engines(my boat has twin supercharged 6...
by markh2000
Wed Dec 24, 2014 2:51 am
Forum: Alloy Shop Talk
Topic: Marine Glass????
Replies: 16
Views: 1326

Re: Marine Glass????

The Makralon SR or Lexan scratch resistant material will work fine for your windows. Use 1/4" thick or more, have the window cut 1" wider than your opening all the way around, silicone seal them to your frame, and bolt the Lexan to your frame, 4 to 5" O.C. drill the holes for the bolts a little over...
by markh2000
Fri Dec 19, 2014 11:39 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Marine Power & Pacific Powertrain
Replies: 5
Views: 531

Re: Marine Power & Pacific Powertrain

Here is a copy of the press release going out to all of our OEM boat builders, marine service and repair facilities and other customers we will be selling engines to. We look forward to talking to any of you folks looking for a quality GM marine engine.... Call Doug or Spike for more information and...
by markh2000
Sun Dec 14, 2014 4:05 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: For you Cummins and Duramax fanboys
Replies: 8
Views: 828

Re: For you Cummins and Duramax fanboys

The company who marinizes them is MD (Marine Diesel) from Sweden. Their US distributer is Performance Diesel, Inc. in Webster, Texas. performancediesel.com They weigh in at about 1000 pounds, available in 400, 450 & 500HP with up to 730 ft lbs of torque. I bet they would make a good engine. Here are...
by markh2000
Sat Dec 13, 2014 7:21 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Marine Power & Pacific Powertrain
Replies: 5
Views: 531

Re: Marine Power & Pacific Powertrain

Kevin, First of all, our company does not sell stern drive units, only jet drives. Consequently, I am not qualified to speak as to which stern drive unit is better than another. I believe Mercury and Volvo are the leaders in our drive sales, but there are other manufacturers that build them as well,...
by markh2000
Sat Dec 13, 2014 2:09 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Marine Power & Pacific Powertrain
Replies: 5
Views: 531

Re: Marine Power & Pacific Powertrain

Kevin, Thanks for the questions. I will go ahead and "bite" to open up some discussion on the pros/cons of outboard vs inboard...I hope everyone else out there will chime in to give there real life numbers for the outboard combo they feel would compare to a LSA/jet package used on similar boats. Ans...
by markh2000
Thu Dec 11, 2014 10:49 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Marine Power & Pacific Powertrain
Replies: 5
Views: 531

Marine Power & Pacific Powertrain

Pacific Powertrain is the new Marine Power engine distributer for the aluminum boat industry. We will be stocking all the popular Marine Power GM engine models they offer, and most parts you may require. Marine Power is dedicated to continuing to build and offer the proven 5.7L 6.0L 6.2L and LSA eng...
by markh2000
Tue Dec 09, 2014 1:49 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Internation Boat Show in New Orleans
Replies: 1
Views: 297

Internation Boat Show in New Orleans

6 of us from Pacific Powertrain, flew down to New Orleans to attend the International Work Boat Show. Lots of big stuff to see...
by markh2000
Mon Oct 28, 2013 11:41 pm
Forum: Alloy Shop Talk
Topic: First AGM Died
Replies: 12
Views: 909

Re: First AGM Died

Also have all the smaller size batteries for your ATV's PWC's motorcycles and many others
by markh2000
Mon Oct 28, 2013 11:25 pm
Forum: Alloy Shop Talk
Topic: First AGM Died
Replies: 12
Views: 909

Re: First AGM Died

For the best deal on a quality AGM marine grade starter battery, check out our "Fullriver" brand of AGM batteries we stock and distribute to the marine industry. At or above Odyssey Battery quality for much less money with the same guaranty. We also stock the Genius brand of marine charging system t...
by markh2000
Mon Oct 28, 2013 10:56 pm
Forum: Your Alloy Boat
Topic: wash down pump
Replies: 4
Views: 603

Re: wash down pump

We stock the screened thru hull fittings, wash down pumps, hose kits and any other parts you need to install a wash down system. Check out our website: Thru hull for wash down pump intake: http://pacificpowertraininc.com/product/34-thru-hull-with-stainless-steel-screen-black/ Wash down pumps: http:/...
by markh2000
Mon Aug 19, 2013 11:26 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: LED lights
Replies: 13
Views: 674

Re: LED lights

Check out our LED lights, we have great lights, with more selection and just as good as Rigid for far less money..... http://pacificpowertraininc.com/product ... ight-bars/
by markh2000
Sat Aug 10, 2013 8:02 am
Forum: Sponsors
Topic: Marine engine mufflers & jet pump stomp grates
Replies: 0
Views: 770

Marine engine mufflers & jet pump stomp grates

In our quest to offer top quality products to the welded aluminum boating industry, we have acquired two more great products to offer all of you, Ketchum manufacturing's stomp grates and mufflers. Steve Ketchum has been a well known innovator in our jet boating industry, developing the first stomp ...
by markh2000
Sat Aug 10, 2013 8:00 am
Forum: Alloy Shop Talk
Topic: Pacific Powertrain, Inc. purchases Ketchum Mfg.
Replies: 0
Views: 318

Pacific Powertrain, Inc. purchases Ketchum Mfg.

In our quest to offer top quality products to the welded aluminum boating industry, we have acquired two more great products to offer all of you, Ketchum manufacturing's stomp grates and mufflers. Steve Ketchum has been a well known innovator in our jet boating industry, developing the first stomp ...
by markh2000
Sat Aug 10, 2013 7:58 am
Forum: Alloy Shop Talk
Topic: Pacific Powertrain, Inc. purchases Ketchum Mfg.
Replies: 0
Views: 174

Pacific Powertrain, Inc. purchases Ketchum Mfg.

In our quest to offer top quality products to the welded aluminum boating industry, we have acquired two more great products to offer all of you, Ketchum manufacturing's stomp grates and mufflers. Steve Ketchum has been a well known innovator in our jet boating industry, developing the first stomp ...
by markh2000
Mon Jun 24, 2013 6:21 am
Forum: Alloy Shop Talk
Topic: Air Pumps/Tanks
Replies: 5
Views: 447

Re: Air Pumps/Tanks

Yes, we have a 12 volt pneumatic selector switch that could route air to your horn. No we are not set up to do installation. Check out the selector switch we use to route air to pump intake stomp grates http://pacificpowertraininc.com/product/air-stomp-grate-kit/ it will work great to operate your h...
by markh2000
Fri Jun 21, 2013 1:09 am
Forum: Alloy Shop Talk
Topic: Air Pumps/Tanks
Replies: 5
Views: 447

Re: Air Pumps/Tanks

Pjay9, Check out our air compressor systems on the manufacturers links on this site or go to our website http://pacificpowertraininc.com/product/air-compressor-kit/ our compressor is similar to the Viar 450H model only much less expensive. Check out the site above goatram suggested and then check ou...
by markh2000
Fri May 24, 2013 2:30 am
Forum: Alloy Shop Talk
Topic: Batteries, chargers and more...
Replies: 0
Views: 258

Batteries, chargers and more...

Hey guys, come take a look at the top of the line Odyssey And Optima batteries we have to offer, and soon we will be offering yet another great AGM battery line, Fullriver. This company produces great AGM batteries and our pricing is very competitive! Don't let a cheep battery leave you stranded, go...
by markh2000
Fri May 24, 2013 2:15 am
Forum: Sponsors
Topic: Batteries, Chargers and more...
Replies: 0
Views: 426

Batteries, Chargers and more...

Come take a look at the top of the line Odyssey And Optima batteries we have to offer, and soon we will be offering yet another great AGM battery line. Don't let a cheep battery leave you stranded, good batteries are a good investment! We also have Centennial marine starter and deep cell batteries i...
by markh2000
Sun May 19, 2013 10:02 pm
Forum: Sponsors
Topic: Pacific Powertrain, Inc. is here to serve you!
Replies: 1
Views: 646

Re: Pacific Powertrain, Inc. is here to serve you!

It does not look like anyone has posted a topic on this section of the forum for a while (5 years) so thought I would freshen the topic list up a little....
by markh2000
Sun May 19, 2013 10:00 pm
Forum: Sponsors
Topic: Pacific Powertrain, Inc. is here to serve you!
Replies: 1
Views: 646

Pacific Powertrain, Inc. is here to serve you!

Boating enthusiasts be sure and check out our prices on our website, our items are priced right and guaranteed to work for you. OEM boat builders be sure to call in to set up an account you will like our OEM pricing and the quality of components we have available for your production needs. Keep chec...