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by Tex 2009
Fri Mar 09, 2012 11:54 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: XF 20
Replies: 155
Views: 12569

Re: XF 20

Wow, she is a bute. Pretty fast build also. :D
by Tex 2009
Sun Feb 19, 2012 1:33 pm
Forum: Core Materials: Plywood, Foam core and Honeycomb
Topic: Hydratech
Replies: 8
Views: 1395

Re: Hydratech

I have my plans for the XF-20 but right in the middle of buying another house and moving so my plan to start the build is on hold right now but will be purchasing from this site when I get settled. :wink:
by Tex 2009
Sun Feb 19, 2012 1:30 pm
Forum: Core Materials: Plywood, Foam core and Honeycomb
Topic: Hydratech
Replies: 8
Views: 1395

Re: Hydratech

Yes dave it was Houston hardwoods. And FYI, their prices are only a dollar or so lower than Bateaus, then you have to pay tax and the expense of traveling to pick it up. To me Bateau is very impressive with pricing.
by Tex 2009
Fri Feb 17, 2012 8:53 pm
Forum: Core Materials: Plywood, Foam core and Honeycomb
Topic: Hydratech
Replies: 8
Views: 1395

Re: Hydratech

Thanks George. I thought the guy was not telling me the truth.
by Tex 2009
Fri Feb 17, 2012 8:01 pm
Forum: Core Materials: Plywood, Foam core and Honeycomb
Topic: Hydratech
Replies: 8
Views: 1395

Re: Hydratech

Excuse me, 1088
by Tex 2009
Fri Feb 17, 2012 8:00 pm
Forum: Core Materials: Plywood, Foam core and Honeycomb
Topic: Hydratech
Replies: 8
Views: 1395

Hydratech

I had a salesman with a large lumber supply warehouse in Houston tell me hydratech is Merantti BS-1099 plywood.
Is this true?
by Tex 2009
Fri Feb 17, 2012 6:03 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: XF 20
Replies: 155
Views: 12569

Re: XF 20

Jim, where did you have the trailer built?
by Tex 2009
Thu Feb 16, 2012 12:14 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: J or Shine - TX18 - Inverted V through to transom
Replies: 30
Views: 3647

Re: J or Shine - TX18 - Inverted V through to transom

The picture of the allum hull is a design of the baby cats that are running in the backwaters now in texas. It is supposed to be a scaled down version of a catermaran.
Where is this allum hull being built? I would like to go by and see it.
by Tex 2009
Mon Feb 13, 2012 11:46 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: XF20 Performance
Replies: 20
Views: 2655

Re: XF20 Performance

I fish LLM along with the Galveston Bays and the water you sometimes need to get in is super shallow. The production boats may run shallow, as mine does, but come to a stop in these shallow waters and you are beached, I know from experience. The xf is designed to be a shallow static hull, look at th...