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by Capt UB
Fri Sep 11, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Captain UB
Replies: 14
Views: 334

Re: Captain UB

TomW1 wrote:
Fri Sep 11, 2020 1:48 am
Glad to hear your okay. Tom


Thank you Tom.
by Capt UB
Thu Sep 10, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Captain UB
Replies: 14
Views: 334

Re: Captain UB

Thanks guys.... We are all good, Mom's house two blocks away had no damages.... at all!! My sister, brother inlaw and mom went through Andrew in 92 Miami, this little tornado scared them! Both boats are ok, SandPiper FS14 got filled with water again, this time twice as much, she is drying out again!...
by Capt UB
Thu Sep 10, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: Has anyone worked with this, basalt fabric?
Replies: 4
Views: 122

Re: Has anyone worked with this, basalt fabric?

Less then 50 yards from me. I never really saw the real damage untill the trash and trees were removed! Just driving around a block from me.... Although the storms in the afternoons have been bad too!
by Capt UB
Thu Sep 10, 2020 12:50 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: A facelift of SandPiper, FS14
Replies: 22
Views: 3987

Re: A facelift of SandPiper, FS14

Well the open cockpit area has finally dried out again! Going to fill the side compartments along the hull with BBC foam. Leaving the middle compartments free and clear of anything, plus going to add an 6" round screw out under the center console setup. This should help to check for water.. What a p...
by Capt UB
Thu Sep 10, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: Has anyone worked with this, basalt fabric?
Replies: 4
Views: 122

Re: Has anyone worked with this, basalt fabric?

BB Sig wrote:
Wed Sep 09, 2020 8:30 am
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Interesting thread... I like the fact that there is less itching! :lol:


Thanks Barry.

I should have done a search first.
by Capt UB
Wed Sep 09, 2020 6:13 am
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: Has anyone worked with this, basalt fabric?
Replies: 4
Views: 122

Has anyone worked with this, basalt fabric?

Using basalt fabric in building a ply boat.
It was brought up on a FB group Trick my Skiff.

Anyone work with this fabric?

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basalt_fiber
by Capt UB
Tue Jul 28, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: LM18 Houston Tx
Replies: 34
Views: 4115

Re: LM18 Houston Tx

Which LM18 are you building, the low sheer?
by Capt UB
Sun Jul 19, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: Sail Boats
Topic: What small sailboat under 17 has a kickup rudder.
Replies: 1
Views: 491

What small sailboat under 17 has a kickup rudder.

Looking for a skinny water sailing explorer boat, under 17 ft.

I would need a kickup/swing up rudder, I could not find any...

Thanks,
Bob
by Capt UB
Tue Jul 07, 2020 3:07 pm
Forum: Builder Meets and Get Togethers
Topic: 2020 Southeastern Boat Builders Meet
Replies: 227
Views: 89540

Re: 2020 Southeastern Boat Builders Meet

cape man wrote:
Sun Jul 05, 2020 6:44 am
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by Capt UB
Wed Jul 01, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Fixed.......... Found water under the cockpit deck
Replies: 48
Views: 14639

Re: Fixed.......... Found water under the cockpit deck

Capt UB wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 12:44 pm
narfi wrote:
Wed Jul 01, 2020 12:42 pm
how did you keep it from turning brown?

All the ones I have ever bought turned brown and mushy within a week or two.
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Not sure why they are bad luck....

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Now I know.......!!!