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by pee wee
Mon Mar 18, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: FS14- Bayou City Boat
Replies: 763
Views: 21806

Re: FS14- Bayou City Boat

I have been wanting to get the template guide set from Harbor Freight and it seems the only way I will be able to add the clearance to the hatch frames is going to be with a guide. It is on the wish list! It is hard to justify when I don't use a router to much for anything else these days. If it's ...
by pee wee
Mon Mar 18, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: FS14- Bayou City Boat
Replies: 763
Views: 21806

Re: FS14- Bayou City Boat

Tried to use the router and remove the wood on the deck for the hinges and I did manage to get the small part of the hinge done but I had to correct a few areas so I didn't finish the hatches themselves. Not to sure if I want to take out just a little more than flush to account for the thickness of...
by pee wee
Thu Mar 07, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Bruce Crandall Flyer Hydroplane
Replies: 741
Views: 32262

Re: Bruce Crandall Flyer Hydroplane

Glad to see you back, and looking forward to seeing whatever you do next! :D
by pee wee
Tue Mar 05, 2019 9:27 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Panga 20 Build
Replies: 245
Views: 6291

Re: Panga 20 Build

He wants to know a source for Mirka Abranet. The stuff is woven and allows suction to pull fairing compounds into the trash can/vac instead of all over the longboard operator. I (obviously) didn't know that. I use the Abranet discs and it's great stuff, I think getting the dust picked up faster see...
by pee wee
Tue Mar 05, 2019 8:52 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Panga 20 Build
Replies: 245
Views: 6291

Re: Panga 20 Build

Another source for what you might need:

https://www.woodworkingshop.com/abrasive-rolls/
by pee wee
Mon Mar 04, 2019 9:08 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Crabby Patti2 C17
Replies: 66
Views: 2593

Re: Crabby Patti2 C17

I agree, many similarities between fiberglass tape/fairing and drywall, also plastering. The pros apply the compound smoothly so there's practically no sanding, the beginners make a lumpy mess and there's no end of dust and labor.
by pee wee
Mon Mar 04, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: GT27 Build (Wes K)
Replies: 175
Views: 5402

Re: GT27 Build (Wes K)

Congratulations on the flip!

Glad things went smoothly, looks like you prepared for it well.
by pee wee
Sat Mar 02, 2019 11:00 am
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Plyak 12 build for Coastal Wildscapes
Replies: 107
Views: 2748

Re: Plyak 12 build for Coastal Wildscapes

and she's a beaut!

Congratulations, and hope it brings in lots of money for a good cause. :D
by pee wee
Sat Mar 02, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: OD16 first build!
Replies: 6
Views: 195

Re: OD16 first build!

Welcome and good luck!

If you haven't done so yet, read through the tutorials, there's lots of questions answered there.

Post lots of pictures of your progress, too!
by pee wee
Sat Mar 02, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: Sail Boats
Topic: Ar15 seat edge radius?
Replies: 20
Views: 264

Re: Ar15 seat edge radius?

Jaysen wrote:
Sat Mar 02, 2019 6:43 am
Packrat has a good point. I would think that you MIGHT want to put a layer of cling wrap over the pipe too. If nothing else it will ensure you don't get mechanical bond between the pipe and any glass accidentally. It's a cheap way to make sure it all comes off easy.
or packing tape.