Stan Floyd of American Airboats putting the AirRanger through its paces in Oklahoma with a young passenger that is not bothered a bit by the boat or the giant tree the boat is climbing up and over. Stan says the AirRanger is equipped with a three blade 79 Whisper Tip and custom 600 hp small block w/ a 2.33 belt reduction – the boat is amazingly quiet and extremely powerful… it goes anywhere.”
Dave Simpson built a new boat with the EcoTech turbo engine. 280 hp @ 5300 w/2.3 gear, He pulled tested 1180 lbs. of thrust.
Engine: EcoTech turbo
Propeller: AB300 3-Blade
Propeller: AB300 72 Whisper Tip
Engine: Custom 750 hp all aluminum L92 Fuel Injected
Reduction: Century Belt Drive CH4 2.5
Airboat: Ground Rattler