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by pee wee
Wed Aug 21, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: Builders' Tips, Tools, and Tricks of the trade
Topic: The “Must haves” list
Replies: 54
Views: 813

Re: The “Must haves” list

There's a similar thread started a while back, take a look through and you may pick up some more ideas: viewtopic.php?f=29&t=62082
by pee wee
Wed Aug 21, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: C12 - TL70 - Brazil
Replies: 48
Views: 2132

Re: C12 - TL70 - Brazil

Wow!! You guys are artists, that's a real showpiece you're building! 8)
by pee wee
Wed Aug 21, 2019 8:58 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Bright Finish Transom
Replies: 13
Views: 234

Re: Bright Finish Transom

Fairing compound can't be used on a bright finish, so you'll have to plan around the taped edges. What many builds show is using paint on the hull sides and bottom, wrapping onto the transom leaving a bright finish panel inside a border of glossy paint, and covering the faired taped surfaces. If you...
by pee wee
Tue Aug 20, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: Core Materials: Plywood, Foam core and Honeycomb
Topic: puzzle joint jig
Replies: 9
Views: 451

Re: puzzle joint jig

Tungsten wrote:
Sun Aug 18, 2019 7:59 pm
Ya I’m too far away. Have to do it my self.
Just a thought, you might live near a place with a CNC machine that would do the work for a reasonable charge. CNC machines are all over the place now, and many cabinet shops have them.
by pee wee
Mon Aug 19, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: a different kind of boat race...
Replies: 4
Views: 122

Re: a different kind of boat race...

Netpackrat wrote:
Mon Aug 19, 2019 12:46 am
Somebody needs to do that with RVs... They can call it the Seward Highway Special.
by pee wee
Wed Aug 07, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia
Replies: 4560
Views: 250853

Re: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia

That does look great! 8)

In the right hands, the belt sander is a real work saver- in a regular guy's hands, it can create a real mess. Knowing when to put down the tool is usually a lesson learned the hard way. :help:
by pee wee
Mon Aug 05, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia
Replies: 4560
Views: 250853

Re: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia

I would go at it and screw it up just to show him!! :lol: Must . . . fight . . . the urge . . . Gaaah! Maybe just trim a little off to make his job easier when he gets back, "hmm, this is going well, trim a little closer . . this isn't so hard, I can do this . . . oops, went a bit too far there, ju...
by pee wee
Fri Aug 02, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Fs14 ls
Replies: 50
Views: 2238

Re: Fs14 ls

I don't know why you haven't gotten a response yet, but my belief is yes, it's a good idea. The motor-well bulkhead and the angled bottom of the splash-well combine to give you a safety measure when a wave tries to swamp your boat from the rear, over the low spot of the transom. Thanks for getting ...
by pee wee
Thu Aug 01, 2019 11:43 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Fs14 ls
Replies: 50
Views: 2238

Re: Fs14 ls

I don't know why you haven't gotten a response yet, but my belief is yes, it's a good idea.

The motor-well bulkhead and the angled bottom of the splash-well combine to give you a safety measure when a wave tries to swamp your boat from the rear, over the low spot of the transom.
by pee wee
Thu Aug 01, 2019 9:55 am
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: iguassu falls,Paraná,Brazil SK-14 construction
Replies: 69
Views: 3458

Re: iguassu falls,Paraná,Brazil SK-14 construction

Congratulations, looks like splash time!! 8)

Had her in the water yet? How do you like it?