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by wegcagle
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Wahoo 160 LTS
Replies: 49
Views: 1001

Re: Wahoo 160 LTS

Looks solid from here Shannon! Congrats and awesome work

Will
by wegcagle
Thu Feb 07, 2019 6:06 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia
Replies: 3908
Views: 200963

Re: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia

At least 30 hours of detailing to ensure all end grain of marine ply is epoxy fillet protected, and fully preparing for the next step of the glassing decks, and decks to hull junction, sans air bubbles. Hard to see the difference, but necessary and satisfying work. :D That and you cleaned the shop ...
by wegcagle
Mon Feb 04, 2019 6:14 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: FS-18 - "Bare Bones"
Replies: 1135
Views: 36065

Re: FS-18 - "Bare Bones"

Love the video! That skiff looks more like a hot knife through butter!

Will
by wegcagle
Mon Feb 04, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia
Replies: 3908
Views: 200963

Re: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia

I’m with you on end grain GB. The way I did it was that I ran 3-4 layer of blue tape stuck to the bottom (about 1/3-1/2 of the tape width) around my panels. Then I formed a roughly 90 degree bend upwards in the blue tape (very similar to how drywall guys use the paper tape to make inside corner bend...
by wegcagle
Wed Jan 30, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: GT27 Build (Wes K)
Replies: 123
Views: 3882

Re: GT27 Build (Wes K)

You can try WM Cramer and see if they have any cypress. The only luck I've had with any decent wood around Augusta is unfortunately to drive to Hazelhurst or Atl both 2+hours away :help: Also, FWIW I just check HomeDepot online, and they have 4x4x8 untreated doug fir beams in Augusta. At least the w...
by wegcagle
Wed Jan 30, 2019 7:30 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: GT27 Build (Wes K)
Replies: 123
Views: 3882

Re: GT27 Build (Wes K)

Just a thought Wes. Since your goal is to basically remove the threat of wood rot permanently have you thought about completely different alternatives? 1. Find a wood specialty shop around and get some 8/4 8” cypress boards and top them with a strip of starboard. 2. It would be crazy expensive, but ...
by wegcagle
Wed Jan 30, 2019 7:12 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia
Replies: 3908
Views: 200963

Re: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia

Absolutely perfect! Beautiful lines on her GB. Man, so gonna be a looker!

Will
by wegcagle
Mon Jan 28, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Wouter's PH18 Namibia
Replies: 579
Views: 34829

Re: Wouter's PH18 Namibia

Holy moly!! You’ve got to be a pro painter? That finish is nothing short of perfection!! Absolutely beautiful
by wegcagle
Thu Jan 24, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: GT27 Build (Wes K)
Replies: 123
Views: 3882

Re: GT27 Build (Wes K)

I think I’d just bolt them and glue with standard construction adhesive (like liquid nails, etc). If you’re really worried about waterproof-ness you could really overkill with some 5200😳😂.

Will