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by Dougster
Mon Jan 13, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: FS18 on the double!
Replies: 205
Views: 45055

Re: FS18 on the double!

She's a stand out! Just can't beat that feeling, launching a boat you made yourself.

Dougster
by Dougster
Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: OB19 first build Maryland
Replies: 34
Views: 1041

Re: OB19 first build Maryland

Ah, no problem, I got a bit worried. I'd lay out the bow mold manually from the plans if the dimensions are shown.

Dougster
by Dougster
Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Port A XF 20
Replies: 176
Views: 7903

Re: Port A XF 20

I will say, to those who are considering coming, watching Dr. Pete work belt sander is a show in itself. It's a force of nature thing.

Professor Dougster
by Dougster
Sun Jan 12, 2020 9:28 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: OB19 first build Maryland
Replies: 34
Views: 1041

Re: OB19 first build Maryland

I don't get the printing thing :doh: Did you get Office Depot to print paper templates and not lay it out on the ply with battens?

Dougster
by Dougster
Fri Jan 10, 2020 11:06 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: OB 15
Replies: 235
Views: 37561

Re: OB 15

It really looks nice and seems like a whole lot of boat for just 15'.

Dougster
by Dougster
Wed Jan 01, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: Voids
Replies: 11
Views: 376

Re: Voids

I often mix very small batches using a cheapo grocery store plastic tablespoon/teaspoon set. Many times I've mixed a teas. of resin and 1/2 a teas. of hardener with no problem. Add a bit of wood flour or what have you and it's done. I would rough up the area a bit too. Seems like once I used a littl...
by Dougster
Tue Dec 31, 2019 10:41 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Boat builder central grab bars
Replies: 4
Views: 125

Re: Boat builder central grab bars

I have one. That 16' must be an outside dimension. My inside dimension is 14.5" and my little coleman cooler fits through easily.

Dougster
by Dougster
Sun Dec 29, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: OB19 first build Maryland
Replies: 34
Views: 1041

Re: OB19 first build Maryland

I don't have the plans but that's what I'd do on your Frame E. I did all the LB22 frames that way just so I could fudge 'em up and back a half inch or so looking for the best fit. As to your clamping boards, don't use neat epoxy for glue. Pre-coat the boards with neat epoxy, then mix up your glue wi...
by Dougster
Thu Dec 26, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Port A XF 20
Replies: 176
Views: 7903

Re: Port A XF 20

Hey Pete, good to hear got everything moved. The boat show and family building project at Farley's in Port A is around the corner and I'm still game. Let's stay tuned.

Dougster
by Dougster
Sun Dec 22, 2019 9:19 am
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: SG15 build
Replies: 81
Views: 34640

Re: SG15 build

Beautiful :D

Dougster