X MARKS THE SPOT – How X-Dimension Can Boost Performance By Steve Sandler

A key factor in boat performance set-up, X-dimension is a measure of the location of a boat’s propeller shaft relative to its bottom. For...

CASTING CALL: A Look At How A Mercury Propeller Is Made

It looked like something out of science-fiction movie. Three men clad head-to-toe in extreme heat-resistant clothing were pouring red-hot molten stainless-steel into specially made...

PRICE TURNER’S TECH TIPS: Crane’s Shaft Rockers Rock!

Crane’s Sportsman Series shaft-mount rocker arms are ideal for high performance marine engines. The latest developments in advanced composite materials technology and metallurgy make...

DO–IT-YOURSELF: Charging Ahead

Kurt Flachbart was listening to his engines idle at the end of last summer and he heard a noise that caused concern to his...

Big Power Straight Out-of-the-Box

At the invitation of Dart Manufacturing’s Jack McInnis, Poker Runs America’s tech department was given the opportunity to test a new set of its...

PRICE TURNER’S TECH TIPS: Cylinder Repair – Everything You Need To Know About Valves

A high performance marine engine deserves high performance valves and a high performance valve job. What are high performance valves and what is a...

PRICE TURNER’S TECH TIPS: Battling Freeze Up

Boaters consider fall in the north country, when the leaves are turning and the tourists have gone back to wherever they came from, to...

Fast Forward – Understanding Turbine Power

Power and headaches sometimes seem to be inter-twined. The more horsepower you tweak out of that giant big-block, the more maintenance and fiddling it...

Super Charge-It!

Let’s play some word-association. When I say, “Supercharger for performance boats,” what’s the first name that pops into your head? For most people in...

FUEL FOR THOUGHT – ValvTect’s Marine Fuel Additives

If you want to keep your boat’s engines running right, ValvTect’s Marine Fuel additives are a good place to start. You’re a poker-run enthusiast. You...