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by baba101
Wed Apr 29, 2009 2:56 pm
Forum: Sail Boats
Topic: CV16 Caravelle - KS8 - more pictures added
Replies: 1590
Views: 201688

Re: CV16 Caravelle - KS8 - more pictures added

:D Congrtulations KS.....this is unbelievable....she sure is a beauty...one of a kind...enjoy. Nice to see "Measure of Faith" finally in the water, I would have liked to call it "Persuit of Perfection".... I learned a lot from watching your build and most importantly how to be patient while I build ...
by baba101
Mon Jul 14, 2008 1:07 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Baba’s FL14: MadMax in Toronto
Replies: 411
Views: 69883

Thanks Dave...This was the first boat launch of my life. I still have to learn to fish... :D I plan on doing the repairs before the next test flight... Here is the speed Demon on Video....you have a view of Lake Ontario and two of my Buddies...Some of the comentary is also in English.. Excuse my col...
by baba101
Mon Jul 14, 2008 12:20 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Baba’s FL14: MadMax in Toronto
Replies: 411
Views: 69883

rjezuit wrote:Walking around in the boat on land, on the trailer or in the water? Rick
In the water is my guess...

It looked like a crack in the paint...when I peeled it off with my finders...it took off two layers of the ply with it.
by baba101
Mon Jul 14, 2008 11:53 am
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Baba’s FL14: MadMax in Toronto
Replies: 411
Views: 69883

Hi Wobbs/Duke, The crack is on the inside bottom. I am thinking its most likely a void on the ply that cracked due to flexing...while we walked around in the boat. The outside of the bottom has a 9 ounce cloth and Graphite bottom...it has no visible damage just a rub type long scratch on port side (...
by baba101
Mon Jul 14, 2008 11:33 am
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Baba’s FL14: MadMax in Toronto
Replies: 411
Views: 69883

Launch Of Baba's Madmax

Thanks Huck & KS8...for the followup...You got me thinking about launching Madmax...don't know when I will get around to finishing it...A test run was needed.... SO...last Sunday Morning we planned for this launch in Lake Ontario. It was a covert operation...merely a float test ....we left 7:30 am.....
by baba101
Sun Feb 03, 2008 4:28 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Baba’s FL14: MadMax in Toronto
Replies: 411
Views: 69883

.....Where are you and madmax? Did you attempt the falls? :help: Waiting for temps to paint? Update? :) Work (job) has been quite exciting lately...and I haven't thought much about Madmax. As things start to heat up here in Toronto in the next couple of months....I will need to put in about a week ...
by baba101
Wed Nov 21, 2007 10:57 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: TX-18 Started
Replies: 446
Views: 78437

An inspiration...! :D

She looks sooo beautiful... :!:
by baba101
Tue Nov 20, 2007 2:22 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: TX-18 Started
Replies: 446
Views: 78437

Huck...I will be on Vacation for the next three weeks...but will check this site daily...in anticipation for this launch...!

Good luck.
by baba101
Sun Nov 11, 2007 9:29 pm
Forum: Sail Boats
Topic: SB 18 Question
Replies: 25
Views: 7148

This article printed about the I550 in an Sailing Mag Down Under...may interest some of you folks looking at the SB18 like myself.

http://www.twodorks.net/ttb_article.pdf


Baba
by baba101
Sun Nov 11, 2007 1:25 am
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Baba’s FL14: MadMax in Toronto
Replies: 411
Views: 69883

Is this the right hight for my Motor... :?: http://gallery.bateau2.com/albums/userpics/13810/IMG_3795.JPG Here is my most trusted help (my daughter Eman)......full of energy and faith. Like a rock...she never doubted Baba in this adventure... http://gallery.bateau2.com/albums/userpics/13810/IMG_379...