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by Labine
Sat May 28, 2005 10:30 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Paint compatibility
Replies: 1
Views: 449

Paint compatibility

Yeah! Here is the tough question! : Can I use an Interlux final top coat over S3 two coats of primer?? I do not have easy and rapid access to S3 products and delivery is slow. But I can buy Interlux next door....and I want to finish during the next couple of days. Thanks again experts. Labine ======...
by Labine
Fri May 27, 2005 12:26 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Trailering
Replies: 6
Views: 1867

Thanks SHINE your reply. That is what I need to know. That is exactly the situation KDOG, the two strakes are right under the stringers. I therefore feel to place the bunks on the outside. My motor is a 50hp Yamaha 4 strokes High thrust. I hope it is O.K. Thanks SMILLINMATT : it is a fact : no exper...
by Labine
Thu May 26, 2005 11:31 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Trailering
Replies: 6
Views: 1867

Trailering

Hello again friendly experts! Well,well,well, a new baby called OB17 is expected very shortly, within 2 weeks.! At last! After all: two years of labour is more than enough! :lol: Help: I have purchased a second-hand trailer in excellent condition. Good enough for 18' and 2,200 pounds, with 2 bunks. ...
by Labine
Wed Feb 16, 2005 1:43 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Seat base
Replies: 5
Views: 917

Shortening skeg or not

God bless you ChrisObee!

Labine
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by Labine
Wed Feb 16, 2005 12:18 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Seat base
Replies: 5
Views: 917

Seat base

Thank you Jacques and Fishingdan for your advice. That's what I will do.

Has the congregation reached a final verdict on wether or not it is necessary to shorten and taper the skeg 18" befor the transom??

Have a good day!

Labine
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by Labine
Tue Feb 15, 2005 11:38 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Seat base
Replies: 5
Views: 917

Seat base

Hi! Long time no talk! Winter is still around and I am working on my OB17 consoles (2) in the basement. I hope to put this boat in the water in June this year after one and a half year of pleasant work (and some periods of Hummmmmmmm!) Question: In order to save some money, I am thinking of building...
by Labine
Mon Sep 13, 2004 10:55 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Floor installation - OB 17
Replies: 8
Views: 1217

Floor installation

Thanks Jason Mcintosh for your advice!

Some are "brilliant!!"

Labine
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by Labine
Mon Sep 13, 2004 11:57 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Floor installation - OB 17
Replies: 8
Views: 1217

Floor installation

Thanks a lot JimW, Jacques and Lucky_Louis! Ouf! Thank God I will not have to bend cleats all around!! After two canadian summers of work in the backyard, I am getting anxious to finish before snow hits us once again. I'll post pictures as soon as I have some time left. Have a good day! Labine =====...
by Labine
Sun Sep 12, 2004 7:14 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Floor installation - OB 17
Replies: 8
Views: 1217

Floor installation - OB 17

Hi friendly experts! Once again, I am in need of advice. I am just about ready to glue and tab the floor on the stringers and frames of my OB 17. 1" x 1" have been installed and glued along all stringers and frames. Question: do I need to install and glue 1" x 1" along the sides of the boat also?? I...
by Labine
Sat Jul 24, 2004 12:54 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Fuel Tank arrived today
Replies: 3
Views: 775

Fuel tank installation

Ordered an 18 gallon Moeler fuel tank from ----Duh! got a brain fart. Can't remember who it was now. te] .... Could it be from Overtons's? I got mine (triangular shape, 19 gal.) from them for my OB17. I am a bit worried that installing the tank in the bow under the casting deck might cause undue st...