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by lagwagon
Sun Jul 25, 2010 5:49 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: BassMunn's PH16 - SPLASHED!!!!
Replies: 1062
Views: 121143

Re: BassMunn's PH16

BassMunn, this may be too late but you could always use a vaccum bag and some heat to shape your windscreen to your mold. Ive never done this with a windscreen before but im very accustomed to building many race car parts this way.
by lagwagon
Mon May 31, 2010 6:56 am
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Hiawatha 12 (HC12)
Replies: 8
Views: 1463

Re: Hiawatha 12 (HC12)

So i got anxious to see how she handled in the water so i decided to go give her a little water test last night before dark!!! http://gallery.bateau2.com/albums/userpics/22011/normal_DSC02975.JPG view from the bow/stern all glassed up http://gallery.bateau2.com/albums/userpics/22011/normal_DSC02979....
by lagwagon
Sun May 30, 2010 1:41 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Hiawatha 12 (HC12)
Replies: 8
Views: 1463

Re: Hiawatha 12 (HC12)

So today i finished with glassing all of the seams on the outside of the hull. Even though i was mixing only 6oz. of resin at a time, the outside temp. was not working with me at all, so i had to really haul butt before it kicked off. Oh well, i got it done without any major problems....will post so...
by lagwagon
Tue May 25, 2010 1:37 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: 87 Cobia 17' Bay Boat Rebuild
Replies: 82
Views: 55661

Re: 87 Cobia 17' Bay Boat Rebuild

yeah i thought that boat ramp and surrounding buildings looked familiar. I used to launch from that marina often.
by lagwagon
Sun May 23, 2010 2:09 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Hiawatha 12 (HC12)
Replies: 8
Views: 1463

Re: Hiawatha 12 (HC12)

well all of the fillets and fiberglass have been applied to the interior of the canoe now. I decided to use a 3" roller to apply the epoxy and it seemed to work quite well untill i realized i only had one 3" roller. So i decided to cut down a 9" roller and made 3" rollers out of it for half the pric...
by lagwagon
Sun May 23, 2010 7:38 am
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Hiawatha 12 (HC12)
Replies: 8
Views: 1463

Re: Hiawatha 12 (HC12)

getting ready to take the stitches out and start glassing the inside seams.
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by lagwagon
Sat May 22, 2010 9:45 pm
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: 87 Cobia 17' Bay Boat Rebuild
Replies: 82
Views: 55661

Re: 87 Cobia 17' Bay Boat Rebuild

in the pics of you launching the boat, is that Halifax Harbor Marina in Daytona?
by lagwagon
Sat May 22, 2010 6:55 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Hiawatha 12 (HC12)
Replies: 8
Views: 1463

Re: Hiawatha 12 (HC12)

thanks!
by lagwagon
Sat May 22, 2010 4:29 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Hiawatha 12 (HC12)
Replies: 8
Views: 1463

Hiawatha 12 (HC12)

so ive been working on my first boat build the last couple of evenings and im really enjoying it. I decided to build the HC12 to get my feet wet since this is my first stitch and glue style build. I used to work at Boston Whaler building boats for a few years so im pretty familiar with all of the ma...
by lagwagon
Sat May 30, 2009 1:51 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: 2004 Yamaha 4-stroke compression test
Replies: 2
Views: 243

Re: 2004 Yamaha 4-stroke compression test

ok...thanks. Selling the boat on tuesday, the buyer wanted to see a compression test performed. The motor only has 480 hrs. on it. Once i sell this giant paper weight i can start building my PH16 :D :D :D