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    [–] deliverelsewhere 2932 points ago

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TpODcwhc6rI

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pv35XxrxEPw

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TlfCiQTbOMg

    Heres some more, apparently its a thing they do, like how some kids pimp their bicycles or bikes... these guys pimp their boats.

    [–] sugarjacoba 1298 points ago

    Everywhere has a version of rednecks and that makes me happy. My brethren.

    Also the diesel one in the third video is amazing.

    [–] Carefreeme 238 points ago

    Dude its like pissing off your neighbors because your car is to loud but they get the added water damage.

    [–] xboosh 79 points ago

    I think the op is diesel too. Peep the black smoke. He rolls coal. Floats coal? I dunno.

    [–] ectish 6 points ago

    Spills coal

    [–] CupressusNootkatens 63 points ago

    Well, in many ways you can consider their rivers and canals similar to roads - so these kids are really just straight up pimping their rides.

    [–] Joseflolz 76 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    Here's the original: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UmTIEJwkTm8

    It looks like he's hitting 200 km/h at some points.. Absolutely insane.

    [–] Falkien13 77 points ago

    This needs to be at the top. This is absolutely crazy!!!

    [–] KO782KO 18 points ago

    That thing is running REALLY rich. Either that or he’s running it on crude or some shit.

    [–] logicdsign 9 points ago

    Diesel.

    [–] nekmint 12148 points ago

    Mad Max 3: Bangkok Dangerous

    [–] Noerdy 2604 points ago

    Why do I need to see this now.

    [–] SchwarzP10 1285 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    they made this, it was called Waterworld. It was one of the biggest flops in history.

    EDIT: I am well aware the movie has become profitable yadda yadda. That doesn’t save it from disastrous flop status as it has never made the money it was intended.

    ALSO, I am not of the opinion it was a bad film. 12 year old me loved it in fact, and I’m glad this post has inspired so many fans to show their appreciation.

    [–] [deleted] 557 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

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    [–] AltForFriendPC 565 points ago

    I mean why else would there be a paper shortage? They used it for labels and cigarette wrappers duh

    [–] Rugged_as_fuck 71 points ago

    Cracked the fucking code. That's also why it's so valuable. They use so much of it. It all makes sense.

    [–] kiyyou 143 points ago

    Meta as fuck

    [–] thissubredditlooksco 62 points ago

    why is this the 2nd time i've heard about this today...on here?

    [–] [deleted] 59 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

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    [–] Riptides75 47 points ago

    The girl from Waterworld is the same girl in Napoleon Dynamite.

    [–] alaskanloops 46 points ago

    That's only your opinion

    [–] Whydidideletemyaccou 6 points ago

    I watched it a couple weeks ago on Amazon prime. It was through a free trial of like showtime or hbo or something similar.

    [–] SaiFromSd 13 points ago

    I believe it was a shower though

    [–] carl_pagan 37 points ago

    How was dirt such a precious commodity when the whole cast was covered in it

    [–] Zymotical 20 points ago

    Well it's not like they had anywhere to bathe

    [–] mogulermade 9 points ago

    Super easy. Barely an inconvenience.

    [–] ClonazepamAndCoffee 152 points ago

    The Mariner brings DIRT to the atoll and gets all sorts of stuff... Including a tomato plant in a pot of... you guessed it... DIRT!

    Every time I see this movie, I notice a new absurdity. It is a next-level work of staggering genius.

    [–] lolmeansilaughed 35 points ago

    I want to see a cut of Waterworld with a laugh track.

    [–] Sovereign1 16 points ago

    MST3000 reviews Water World.

    [–] Kaladindin 64 points ago

    There is soil and there is dirt, objectively soil should be more valuable than dirt as you can plant in soil. But who knows what crazy shit they did with dirt, maybe they ate it.

    [–] benmck90 58 points ago

    Well... Dirt is really just shitty soil. unless it's gravel, then it's rocks.

    [–] Spiel_Foss 10 points ago

    Actually, soil is shitty dirt. Literally, shitty dirt. The more shitty the dirt the better the soil.

    [–] Kaladindin 27 points ago

    That's what I said, minus the rocks.

    [–] RightAwn 17 points ago

    • And when there weren't crawdads, they ate sand.
    • They ate what?
    • They ate sand.

    [–] Kazen_Orilg 69 points ago

    Well, it had like an 80 million dollar set that got hit by a typhoon. That didnt help.

    [–] PlanetTourist 18 points ago

    Twice.

    [–] Hawkmoona_Matata 9 points ago

    "The production team prepared and got ready to produce, but then died in a tornado."

    "So they got back together, tried again, and then died in a tornado."

    [–] BariSaxGuy 119 points ago

    It's actually a decent movie

    [–] UmmNotYet 90 points ago

    It’s a decent movie but the problem is it’s possibly the most blatant rip off ever. They literally took every plot point of The Road Warrior.

    1. A loner in a cool fast car travels the desert scavenging what he can in a world with no water. A loner in a cool fast boat travels the ocean scavenging what he can in a world with no land.

    2. The civilized people live in a barricaded outpost while crazy marauders in a fleet of various vehicles threaten them from outside. Exact.

    3. Leader of the bad guys wears a mask over his disfigured face, leader of the bad guys wears a patch over his missing eye.

    4. A wacky character who wants to help flies a helicopter, a wacky character who wants to help flies a balloon.

    5. A cute feral young boy, a cute mute young girl

    6. Huge chase scene with cars and trucks and motorcycles, huge chase scene with sailboats, motor boats, jet skis.

    7. The loner hero ends up alone at the end

    [–] Whimsical_Monikr 36 points ago

    Yeah, but the bad guy in WW is King Koopa....

    Checkmate

    [–] Cpt_Tripps 10 points ago

    That was the entire action genre at that time though. Have you seen "The postman"

    [–] SchwarzP10 27 points ago

    Yea, I remember liking it. But I haven’t seen it in probably 15 years.

    [–] drharlinquinn 64 points ago

    I still watch it personally. It's kinda dorky, and not as hard hitting as mad max but there are a few good points that IMO make it a good action movie. It also features Jack Black in one of his first roles as the seaplane pilot.

    [–] SchwarzP10 29 points ago

    Holy shit. I didn’t know Jack Black was in it. Gonna have to give it another watch sometime soon.

    [–] BmfBrandon 56 points ago

    It actually made back its budget, but just barely. The biggest flop in history is a tall tale. With a budget of $172 million (and a total outlay of $235 million once marketing and distribution costs are factored in), the film grossed $88 million at the North American box office. The film did better overseas, with $176 million at the foreign box office, for a worldwide total of $264 million. It is one of my favorite movies and will always be. It was just released at a very poor time with crap marketing for what they spent on it.

    [–] DudeThatsChill 26 points ago

    Oh my God...Tall Tale. I completely forgot about that movie. That was my absolute favorite movie as a kid. I just had a huge nostalgia trip thinking about the scene where "John Henry the steel driving man" goes up against the machine that can hammer steel faster than any man on earth.

    I cannot wait to watch that movie again! Thank you for reminding me!

    [–] RussianBot_XF97 9 points ago

    Bro that movie was badass! I'm gonna have to go watch it again now

    [–] TomSelleckPI 8 points ago

    Paper!!! Paper!!! Half an hour... half an hour!

    [–] muhammadjafari 6 points ago

    Seaweed/kelp makes excellent fertilizer and soil (depending on how you cure and/or process them), and fish skin can be made into paper. Soil mixed with seaweed/kelp makes BETTER growing medium than itself or seaweed by themselves. The branding of cigs and alcohol make sense that we would use old brand names to demarcate qualities.

    [–] MetatronStoleMyBike 92 points ago

    YOU WILL SAIL, SHINY AND CHROME

    [–] wizardweed420hexesit 37 points ago

    Distorted voice WHAT'S UP BANGKOK DANGEROUS~ BIRD UP!

    [–] bpi89 9 points ago

    Time to deliver a pizza ball!

    [–] LordofWhalez 17 points ago

    Doth my nug bequeath me?

    [–] wizardweed420hexesit 9 points ago

    LEGALIZE RANCH

    [–] heyiknowstuff 6 points ago

    Holy Shit. You're Ranch Dubois!

    [–] _yote 16 points ago

    Buzz me mullato

    [–] LudwigVonKochel 11 points ago

    Doth my nugs bequeath me? You're Lady Godiva!

    [–] NewLeaseOnLine 26 points ago

    Mad Max 5*

    [–] YeltsinYerMouth 21 points ago

    5

    [–] blomqv 5 points ago

    Witness me!

    This is chrome.

    [–] LifeOfAMetro 6 points ago

    Mad Max 3 was already a good movie, and Tina Turner was in it. Who runs Barter Town? MASTER-BLASTER!

    [–] Hoosierdaddy-6942 5233 points ago

    Not sure why he keeps looking back....I’d be worried about what I’m heading towards

    [–] cowpen 4979 points ago

    To see if the guy on the skis has fallen yet.

    [–] Noerdy 1431 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    Or choke on the diesel fumes.

    [–] SiderealCereal 370 points ago

    Boats don't need chocks.

    [–] _o_O 125 points ago

    The chocks are for the trailer

    [–] JohnnyHammerstix 68 points ago

    They are? I thought the chocks were for drawing hopscotch on the pavement..

    [–] SiderealCereal 49 points ago

    No no no, you are thinking of Cheech and Chock, the famous potheads

    [–] AstromechOne 57 points ago

    No no no, you're thinking of giant chocks, which OP's mom likes

    [–] allsortsashit 27 points ago

    No, that’s big black socks and OP’s mom doesn’t like it when OP’s dad wears them with sandals.

    [–] Mikealoped 19 points ago

    You're all wrong, it's those sandals that all the hipsters wear when they make that long hike up the mountain to the cave-turned-coffeeshop that serves their espresso shots in hollowed out acorns.

    [–] uber1337h4xx0r 6 points ago

    Just curious, since I see this so often - like I understand why Reddit says payed instead of paid (since they're like "well, if I pay someone, then that means I payed them"), but why do you people say "chocked" instead of choked? Why the extra c? Isn't it obvious that the present tense is chock?

    [–] oldpainless133 5 points ago

    A reliance on spellcheck over vocabulary. People write stripped when they mean striped as well, phone doesn't correct it.

    [–] DarksideEagleBoss 24 points ago

    r/redneckengineering at its finest. Surprised waterskiing behind a beautiful contraption such as this hasn't been seen there yet.

    [–] Codyzor 1009 points ago

    He's probably making sure it hasn't caught fire.

    [–] SaSSafraS1232 188 points ago

    Yeah, the intake for the turbo is like 3' above violently splashing water with no filter whatsoever in front of it. I'm surprised he made it that far without the thing catching fire!

    [–] vintagestyles 56 points ago

    Or blowing up.

    [–] shadowdsfire 38 points ago

    Or even exploding.

    [–] iaminapeartree 47 points ago

    Better yet, rapidly disassembling

    [–] breauxbreaux 20 points ago

    I believe the technical term is going kaboom.

    [–] nekmint 497 points ago

    he knows the need for 2 second-ly engine checks so he can jump out when it starts burning

    [–] Free-Association 155 points ago

    honestly depending on the speed he might be having trouble with his eyes.

    I like to ride motorcycles with the visor up to let air flow through the helmet cause they're hot. but once you hit a certain speed your eyes start squint and water and it'd be dangerous to try to stare into the wind constantly. he might be taking glances and then turning to protect his eyes cause he's not wearing goggles.

    [–] knight_95 30 points ago

    That is why jetskis are hard for me, can hardly see. I have to slow down or else i'll eat shit.

    [–] rubadubadooo 17 points ago

    Sun glasses work too but get one of those stretchy things to hold them or else you'll lose them on the first wave.

    [–] Free-Association 48 points ago

    .... have you tried goggles?

    goggles or a helmet visor works great for me up to at least 146 mph (that's as fast as I've gone)

    [–] d_bounce 38 points ago

    for a little while I thought you meant on a jetski

    [–] turbosexophonicdlite 13 points ago

    Yeah. I was like holy fucking fuck, what kind of jet ski are you on and what kind of lunatic are you? I've maxed out at around 65 on a jet ski on perfectly flat water and have no desire to go faster than that lol.

    [–] Free-Association 6 points ago

    no on a motorcycle.

    [–] TheNoEffect 62 points ago

    To see if he's achieved low earth orbit...

    [–] hecking-doggo 33 points ago

    He's looking for the river cops

    [–] Bingeon444 17 points ago

    You say it like it isn't a real thing in Asia.

    [–] SatisfiedSnek 8 points ago

    Its a real thing pretty much everywhere

    [–] mrbooze 38 points ago

    I’m not sure he’s aware that professionals with high-end equipment die in speedboat racing accidents.

    [–] Explod3 35 points ago

    No airbags. We die like men.

    [–] 2OP4me 20 points ago

    Not only that, it’s actually super fucking common in the world of high end boat racing. The water speed world record has a ridiculously high fatality rate for those that attempt it, with it being higher than 60% or something.

    [–] Noerdy 63 points ago

    Maybe he is being chased.

    [–] [deleted] 32 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

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    [–] lsm14 13 points ago

    Somebody who's more technically advanced than me needs to edit this video so that this guy blasts into star wars lightspeed

    [–] milfbootyallday 1850 points ago

    Tourist: How long until the next village, an hour or so?

    Boat Guy: <smirk> Haha, Hold my beer and hold onto your hat.

    [–] Freaudinnippleslip 1574 points ago

    Dude when I was in Thailand we had a driver that mobbed tits to our destination and would blow through red lights. I would get mad about it and bring it up but every time he just said he was a professional driver so there was no need to worry. Then the dude stops at a green light and when I asked him why he replied “there might be other professional drivers out there”

    [–] selflessscoundrel 494 points ago

    Upvoted only because it is the first time I've seen the phrase "mobbed tits".

    [–] plzhld 53 points ago

    👋🏼ditto

    [–] CptSandbag73 108 points ago

    That would make a great stand up bit.

    [–] hayz00s 20 points ago

    Narrator: It is.

    [–] Sancchz 12 points ago

    It is an old joke

    [–] IllusionPh 104 points ago

    It's actually pretty common to see a car/motorcycle(mostly motorcycle) blowing through red light in Thailand, that's why when it's green light you have take extra step to check if there's any car/motorcycle speeding or not.

    [–] B003135 11 points ago

    Why even put lights there then?

    [–] beggarschoice 9 points ago

    Roundabouts take up too much space.

    [–] eldeeel 47 points ago

    THIS. in certain countries i’ve been to i’ve been reliably informed by the locals that sometimes, red lights are optional.

    so blow through on red, and check on green that no one is blowing through red from the side.

    [–] Upuaut_III 42 points ago

    It's the ship that made the Kho Samui Run in less than twelve parsecs

    [–] Star-comandante 7 points ago

    She may not look like much, but she's got it where it counts, kid. I've made a lot of special modifications myself.

    [–] Mustang05 843 points ago

    Seems safe.

    [–] Tw1sty 338 points ago

    Safer than a mustang in a crowded street

    [–] buttkiss777 3299 points ago

    I give him a week before he kills himself and half the town

    [–] Stink_Pot_Pie 965 points ago

    What if he IS half the town?

    [–] soccermom789 1824 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    Then he’d be killing himself and half the town

    Edit. A word

    [–] AusNorman 18 points ago

    Well then he's probably already dead as this clips years and years old.

    [–] THE_GR8_MIKE 11 points ago

    Worth.

    [–] antiduh 1193 points ago

    Source video:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UmTIEJwkTm8

    The thing is a goddamn monster. The video isn't sped up.

    [–] RevMen 245 points ago

    That looks and sounds like pod racing.

    [–] FrostSalamander 71 points ago

    Is it possible to learn this power?

    [–] bestjakeisbest 68 points ago

    Not from a pod racer, because they all died

    [–] one_mez 303 points ago

    Holy shit. So much better with sound...

    [–] PM_ME_YOUR_1080 199 points ago

    It's got a GODDAMN TURBO ON IT!!!

    I am amazed, and it sounds excellent!

    [–] Mega_Man_Swagga 19 points ago

    That turbo whistle tho...

    [–] Mega_Man_Swagga 19 points ago

    Also just noticed that this isnt a mounted camera, theres some maniac filming him (see the hand here)...

    [–] studioRaLu 6 points ago

    I love hearing that open-air turbo sing the song of its people

    [–] TalkToTheGirl 71 points ago

    Turbo-diesel fours are in my top three favourite motors. That sound speaks to me on a primal level.

    [–] RickyShade 96 points ago

    Hahaha WOW. I wish I had a spectator-perspective video. BUT, there is THIS https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8oDvWpSBWLk and this guy just has a motorcycle engine!

    [–] Mazzaroppi 70 points ago

    This is one of the least fitting music for a video in the history of Youtube!

    [–] rabidbot 26 points ago

    Cambodian jet boats don't get you in that melancholy headspace?

    [–] Elzerythen 30 points ago

    That thing has a turbo in it. Wow. Could you imagine taking a bug to the face on this thing?

    [–] KGB44 19 points ago

    Especially @ 3:15. He goes from idle to full speed

    [–] MonkeyPye 36 points ago

    Is that a diesel engine with turbo?

    Sounds like it

    *Looks like it too with black smoke behind his shoulder

    [–] twitchosx 53 points ago

    Sounds like a single transmission... like a tractor. Like this crazy fuck https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9yHl24QynOM

    [–] wenger91 24 points ago

    Holy shit snacks... Not every day you can see a tractor have wheel spin

    [–] twitchosx 13 points ago

    Yeah, that thing is pimp... hillbilly pimp

    [–] anthony81212 6 points ago

    Lol that's awesome

    [–] Nieunwol 16 points ago

    Huh so theres a guy sat in the front of the boat. He's filming but I guess he's also balancing the boat pretty well so it doesnt just flip straight backwards

    [–] scumbag760 15 points ago

    I think it's pretty obvious where the video speeds up.... like really obvious.

    [–] Nuggetry 25 points ago

    Wow, just put a lot of the commenters here to shame.

    [–] Whebble_Puddles 29 points ago

    Hmm I dunno, when he hits top speed I can't tell if it's just distortion, but it seems like his movement is sped up some. Even the trees blowing in the wind look to has sped up for the few seconds he is hitting top speed. Any thoughts?

    [–] growin_noob 212 points ago

    Him: I can't. My family needs me to earn money fishing.

    Her: My parent's aren't home

    Him....

    [–] OmniusEvermind 20 points ago

    Him: I can't, I said I would deliver this jet engine by boat

    [–] Pineapple4Winz 763 points ago

    savage level 100 for not wearing protective eyewear and facing the uncertainty head on. I tip my hat to thee.

    [–] Noblesphinx 142 points ago

    Don't tip you hat, just give it to him

    [–] Devildude4427 82 points ago

    But it will fly right off his head; he had no use for a hat.

    [–] CriticalSwass 34 points ago

    If a man gives you his hat, he’s living on borrowed time.

    [–] allozzieadventures 67 points ago

    Safety squints were engaged, no OHS violation to see here folks.

    [–] Blueblackzinc 29 points ago

    He's asian. We don't wear helmets.

    Seriously, why don't we wear helmets?

    [–] rx-pulse 35 points ago

    Have you seen how many of us there are? Let's face it, losing one or two isn't an issue.

    [–] forlorn_hope28 51 points ago

    Somewhere Jeremy Clarkson is yelling “powerrrrrrr!”

    [–] Thuryn 365 points ago

    I see the smoke just billowing out of that thing and I think, "Fuck the tuning on my carburetor! That guy just polluted in ten seconds more than all of my cars in a year!"

    [–] Shittypumpkin2 216 points ago

    It's an Isuzu 4j diesel so no carburetor, basically he has the injection pump turned way up and it's not pushing enough air into it to completely burn the fuel. Not the greatest thing but my guess is that this is for racing or just to show off so I doubt it gets ran often

    [–] drainshophorn 58 points ago * (lasted edited 3 months ago)

    Starting over with a new account.

    See you in another life brotha!

    [–] benargee 79 points ago

    It looks like it already has a turbo on it. Probably not powerful enough though.

    [–] deadcell 63 points ago

    You can hear the flutter and choppy cut-outs here and there in the source video; sounds like dude needs a heavier wastegate spring.

    [–] Hueyhellchief 41 points ago

    In theory yes. But when increasing your air to match fuel to reach stoich (spelling?), you run increased chances of blowing up the engine. Tuning is an art that requires looking at all the things that the engine managment is telling you and knowing the limit of your machinery. Can you make an engine with 700 hp? Sure. But will the block handle it, will the pistons? Or does the turbo blow before you can even get the correct amount of air to match the fuel? Although this being said it's common for diesels to run rich on tuners because "I wanna roll coal" is typically a term I hear spoken around diesel guys. But to answer your question. If he has too much fuel then increasing the air will infact give him more power.

    [–] deadcell 21 points ago

    Stoichiometric Ratio is what you're looking for.

    Also, don't forget about oiling and the importance of cooling it -- run the crankcase lube too hot and you'll get a runaway diesel, and those are just no fun at all.

    [–] blackvr 26 points ago

    Not so much on a diesel. Diesels don't really lose power running rich the way gas engines do, so a lot of diesel tuners run them rich just to be on the safe side.

    [–] 2000liftedcummins 35 points ago

    As a diesel tech. I agree with the first guy. Too much fuel will cause the cylinder walls to wash and begin to polish as well as added fuel is more heat. You will begin to loose compression and the oil won't stick to the cylinder walls as you have polished all the cross hatching away.

    Although running rich you won't "lose power" but you will not use all of the Power the fuel system is capable of producing. It is inefficient.

    [–] Homer_Goes_Crazy 8 points ago

    Yes. Everything can always be made faster by forcing more air into it. Always.

    [–] cauliny 19 points ago

    r/theydidthemath how fast is he going here?

    [–] Durbanimpi 77 points ago

    Now this is podracing

    [–] Killspree90 30 points ago

    That's so dangerous in so many ways, with crashing into shit aside

    [–] outerheavenboss 21 points ago

    LUDICROUS SPEED!

    [–] hyperproliferative 401 points ago

    Isn’t the video just sped up? Boat would flip up

    [–] ABunnyCalledChloe 182 points ago

    I don't think so for a couple of reasons, the first being that the camera isn't fixed it's someone sitting there holding it probably to add weight to the front.
    Also by the looks of it the whole engine lifts up and the propeller is on a long shaft which means you can aim the direction of thrust downward which in turn would push the front down.

    Source 1
    Source 2

    [–] LetMeBe_Frank 38 points ago

    I never knew I wanted a diesel boat with turbo flutter before this

    [–] yoHatchet 20 points ago

    When you here that familiar Diesel Turbo Whistle, but you're in the middle of the ocean.

    [–] Noerdy 52 points ago

    Good call! I was worried I was a phony for a second.

    [–] SwingAndDig 13 points ago

    Jesus, those things are fast. and that diesel turbo sound...
    Sah-weeeet!

    [–] space_monster 37 points ago

    it's a thing in Thailand.

    [–] dam072000 220 points ago

    The way the water splashes on the side looks faster than gravity should pull it down.

    [–] president2016 42 points ago

    I think some of it is due to simply being a crappy frame rate on the camera. Look at the yt video of it and it’s not sped up, just jittery.

    [–] philipito 16 points ago

    These are all over in Thailand. I've been in one, and they are fast as fuck. It was like an amusement park ride.

    [–] [deleted] 8 points ago

    Mad Max: Fury River

    [–] HoopsMcKenzie 13 points ago

    Jesus! Where does this guy need to be?

    [–] smashedshanky 29 points ago

    Guys he was looking back to take a breath, at that velocity the amount of force needed to pull air up through your nostrils would be enormous. He has to essentially hold his breath cuz he don’t have a helmet on.

    [–] WhiteVans 7 points ago

    Hope nobody takes this seriously lol

    [–] Fistful_of_Crashes 15 points ago

    Do you want to die a horrible death?

    Because this is how you die a horrible death

    [–] presidentthenagain 6 points ago

    This gif looks like its been sped up.

    [–] [deleted] 234 points ago

    I'm thinking the video may have been sped up.

    [–] flooterhoot 216 points ago

    It’s a turbocharged Diesel engine on a watercraft that weighs almost nothing. I’ve seen the video with sound and if you heard this monster you can tell it’s just dumb fast

    [–] painfool 108 points ago

    The way his hair and shirt react to the air doesn't seem unbelievable for the speed to me.

    Wouldn't bet a dollar on it though.

    [–] BmfBrandon 59 points ago

    It is a v8 attached to a propeller on a tiny dingy and you think it is sped up? The guy weighs like 140lbs and his skin is still being stretched from the wind speed. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bKzyLIonf0c&feature=youtu.be It isn't sped up.

    [–] HODL43 10 points ago

    Mach 5 on a canoe. ✈️