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Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by Joe58, Aug 12, 2019.

  1. Joe58

    Joe58 Member

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    Hi all, newbie just joint forum
    My name's Joe, 61yrs a fisherman from Australia. i'm not a mechanic, but interested was played and done some diesel engine in the past : cat3208, Detroit 6-53,6-71 V8-71, gardner 6LX, LXB.... now bought a 2nd Cummins BC III from truck engine intend learn how convert it to marine engine, hope someone will help...how to...…..
    Thanks......
     
  2. mg2361

    mg2361 Senior Member

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    Welcome to HEF Joe;)! Fishing is my favorite pastime also:D, fresh water that is:cool:.
     
  3. kshansen

    kshansen Senior Member

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    Welcome and Like Truck Shop said in the other thread post the CPL and any other numbers of the tag on the engine and I'm sure someone can give some good pointers.
     
  4. Joe58

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    Thanks warm welcome guys, i'm fishing in salt water the avatar that's my own trawler in Australia mainly catch king prawns, atm main drive Iveco 8210M
     
  5. old-iron-habit

    old-iron-habit Senior Member

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    Welcome, It looks like you have an interesting business. Looking forward to more posts.
     
  6. Tinkerer

    Tinkerer Senior Member

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    Welcome to the forums Joe !!