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by Old E.
Wed Jun 17, 2015 10:01 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: FS19 - new design
Replies: 198
Views: 22350

Re: FS19 - new design

I looked through, but did not see. Are there study plans for this, or a scale drawing? I own the FS17 plans but it seems these will be somewhat different.

Thanks.
by Old E.
Thu Jun 26, 2014 9:28 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Introduction and Help me pick some plans
Replies: 31
Views: 2057

Re: Introduction and Help me pick some plans

As I said, if somebody commits to build it (and buy the plans), I'll produce a center console version. I'm late to the game here, but I have thought about this for some time now. Tossing up the idea of trimming down the sheer of this boat and throwing on a CC. I would commit to plans for sure, and ...
by Old E.
Fri Jun 12, 2009 1:22 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: OD18 plus
Replies: 44
Views: 2072

Re: OD18 plus

cottontop wrote:We want to see pictures when you get started. cottontop

Its a couple months off, but you will.
by Old E.
Fri Jun 12, 2009 9:49 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Plumbers project
Replies: 262
Views: 32604

Re: Plumbers project

Good stuff!!

Great looking engine... better looking smile!
by Old E.
Fri Jun 12, 2009 9:45 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: OD18 plus
Replies: 44
Views: 2072

Re: OD18 plus

ok
by Old E.
Fri Jun 12, 2009 8:25 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: OD18 plus
Replies: 44
Views: 2072

Re: OD18 plus

But you are still guessing. How many sand bags/blocks? :doh:
by Old E.
Thu Jun 11, 2009 11:10 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Yahama Gauges
Replies: 10
Views: 632

Re: Yahama Gauges

Tach and fuel. Speed is useless. Use a GPS for speed. An hour gauge is nice too, for break in.
by Old E.
Wed Jun 10, 2009 3:00 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: 1974 Mako Center Console Resoration
Replies: 6
Views: 672

Re: 1974 Mako Center Console Resoration

mbasura wrote:Great looking boat and looks like it is well worth the work.

What the brown decking material on the boat? Is it carpet or paint? It doesn't really look like either in the photo.

Matt
That's old Mako brown gelcoat. Used to be on all the floors. Beautiful. :lol:
by Old E.
Tue Jun 09, 2009 1:38 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: 1974 Mako Center Console Resoration
Replies: 6
Views: 672

Re: 1974 Mako Center Console Resoration

I've been through this. If it was me, I would just leave that old console on there and build myself a new one. Once the season was over, I would swap the old with the new. That said, if you really want to fix the old one, you are going to have some grinding, glassing, and fairing to do. the hairline...
by Old E.
Sun Jun 07, 2009 4:04 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: FS14 build saga continues......
Replies: 291
Views: 53441

Re: FS14 build saga continues......

Looks great, and so does the boat! The bow and ends look good, from the pix.

Now, get out there and put those fishing poles to good use. :P

My buddy was jumping tarpon down at Egmont today.