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Old 19-06-2006, 12:22 AM   #1
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Mercury 2.5 hi-performance engine

Posted on behalf of another forum member 'Dangerous'

This is an original Merc 2.5 'carbed' offshore 20" 245hp

Gearbox rebuilt when purchased including new 2:1 gears new driveshaft, propshaft,bearings and seals etc.
Powerhead was rebuilt in 2004 by GB Watersports and purchased early 2005 for use in the World Water-Ski Racing Championshipsí. Has only done approx 4 hours since worlds. Includes trim pump and holley fuel pump, however the steering is NOT included;

All in vgc £3400 ono

Call Del: 07850483894 for any other info.




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Old 19-06-2006, 12:47 PM   #2
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If its rebuilt by Greg a GB it will be a top engine for someone!
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Old 19-06-2006, 01:06 PM   #3
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Yeh, but what about the Johnson 300GT on ebay!
Could be my next project.
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Old 19-06-2006, 01:56 PM   #4
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hands off.........that GT300's mine!
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Old 19-06-2006, 02:05 PM   #5
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CC's boat maybe heavy - but surely does not need an anchor that big!

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Old 19-06-2006, 02:08 PM   #6
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not heavy anymore mate.

anyways i see having a V8 on the back of ya boat as a method by which to gain lots of street cred!
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Old 19-06-2006, 02:09 PM   #7
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The only thing cooler than 1 V8 is 2 of em!
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Old 19-06-2006, 02:10 PM   #8
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couldn't agree more.
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Old 19-06-2006, 02:19 PM   #9
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not heavy anymore mate.

anyways i see having a V8 on the back of ya boat as a method by which to gain lots of street cred!
saw a Frode 23 with a 300 back cruising around Stockholm a few years ago - looked pretty cool.

Kind of engine that looks better when your'e idling!
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Old 19-06-2006, 05:25 PM   #10
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is dangerous still selling his boat or not??
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Old 19-06-2006, 07:41 PM   #11
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is dangerous still selling his boat or not??
I was told by someone that he has decided to keep it.
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Old 19-06-2006, 07:52 PM   #12
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was that of harry and kevs boat old "palpations"?
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Engine now sold. Thanks for the interest. CC thankx for your help with the pics. Yes i am keeping the boat.
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gt went for £560,seems cheap to me?
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