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by ks8
Mon May 15, 2017 8:11 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: A few words on paint
Replies: 50
Views: 31139

Re: A few words on paint

I don't know if you would get the best adhesion to a graphite epoxy layer. Primer is typically in part meant to stick well to a structural substrate and also provide good adhesion for the finish layer. So... The techies at the finish company will probably recommend their primer over the epoxy graphi...
by ks8
Mon May 15, 2017 7:56 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: A few words on paint
Replies: 50
Views: 31139

Re: A few words on paint

I think he's just working out the overlap procedure. :) I overlapped the lpu topsides with bottom paint. Sand prep the area of the overlap first and prep as required. Then i sand prepped both (cured) carefully, and painted the bootstripe over the meeting of the dissimilar paints. Topsides and bootst...
by ks8
Fri Apr 14, 2017 8:34 am
Forum: Builder's Sail Boats
Topic: AD16 Karenina
Replies: 194
Views: 23422

Re: AD16 Karenina

Very handy. :)
by ks8
Wed Apr 12, 2017 4:42 pm
Forum: Builder's Sail Boats
Topic: AD16 Karenina
Replies: 194
Views: 23422

Re: AD16 Karenina

Is the AD still hanging upside down?? :)
by ks8
Thu Apr 06, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: Finished Boats
Topic: GF16 Launched in Central Florida
Replies: 20
Views: 1567

Re: GF16 Launched in Central Florida

:D 8)
by ks8
Tue Apr 04, 2017 2:55 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Firefly
Replies: 4
Views: 362

Re: Firefly

Nice! Something they will not forget. :D 8)
by ks8
Tue Apr 04, 2017 2:47 pm
Forum: Forum Software & Site Bug Reports
Topic: Clean Login link is insecure -- NOT https
Replies: 4
Views: 228

Clean Login link is insecure -- NOT https

On a clean system (no cookies yet), I went to login to the forum. Firefox 51 or above was kind enough to tell me that the login page was insecure. It was using plain http instead of https. Snoopers and other lowlifes could easily observe my username and password in transit *on the wire*. I manually ...
by ks8
Sat Apr 01, 2017 8:45 am
Forum: Finished Boats
Topic: GF16 Launched in Central Florida
Replies: 20
Views: 1567

Re: GF16 Launched in Central Florida

Congratulations! Looks like a fantastic Florida boat, happy in those waters. Enjoy many years in such a roomy small boat. :D 8) Time to get clear LPU or something over that straight epoxy. Florida sun is not kind to it. The clear epoxy on my railcaps, near Tampa, now needs a redo. The LPU protected ...
by ks8
Sat Jan 21, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: Builder's Sail Boats
Topic: AD16 Karenina
Replies: 194
Views: 23422

Re: AD16 Karenina

Yes. How are you doing? :)
by ks8
Mon Jan 09, 2017 6:36 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Xf20
Replies: 151
Views: 7434

Re: Xf20

yes. some pictures. :)