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by K2FS18
Mon Sep 30, 2019 3:45 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Steve's FS18
Replies: 288
Views: 27386

Re: Steve's FS18

Looking great!! So close to being complete.
by K2FS18
Mon Sep 09, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM18 Madison Wi Building questions
Replies: 209
Views: 36173

Re: LM18 Madison Wi Building questions

Enough to protect your rods. I get in and out of the FS18 from the sides.
by K2FS18
Thu Jul 04, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: FS18 Bottom touch ups
Replies: 8
Views: 530

Re: FS18 Bottom touch ups

Jaysen wrote:
Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:27 pm
Did it cut into the glass?
Yep. I am not too concerned with the missing glass, I would think there is plenty around it.
by K2FS18
Thu Jul 04, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: FS18 Bottom touch ups
Replies: 8
Views: 530

FS18 Bottom touch ups

What would be the best way to touch up the oyster scars on the bottom of the boat? The attached photo is the worst, however there are many small scratches that I will take care of as well. The original graphite coatings are 4 coats, wet sanded between coats. I am thinking just some type of epoxy tha...
by K2FS18
Wed Jun 05, 2019 2:22 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Boat Insurance Questions
Replies: 12
Views: 752

Re: Boat Insurance Questions

Thanks for all the replies! Great info.

Ken
by K2FS18
Fri May 31, 2019 5:39 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Boat Insurance Questions
Replies: 12
Views: 752

Boat Insurance Questions

I am having a hard time getting insurance for my FS18; the fact that it is homemade. Also, coming up with a the value is pretty tough. I know how much I have in materials and equipment, but the cost to rebuild I have no clue. Any ideas of how to determine a dollar figure for the labor? I am concerne...
by K2FS18
Wed May 01, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: FS18 "Flats Bottom Girl" - Team Above Avg
Replies: 87
Views: 4527

Re: FS18 "Flats Bottom Girl" - Team Above Avg

Nice use of anchor bolts. I have not seen that yet.

K2
by K2FS18
Thu Apr 25, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: FS18 Build- "Insufficient Funds"
Replies: 45
Views: 2947

Re: FS18 Build- "Insufficient Funds"

What the hell, where can you build in a parking garage?! And store 3 cords of oak.
by K2FS18
Sun Apr 14, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: K2FS18 - Stats
Replies: 18
Views: 672

Re: K2FS18 - Stats

That is heavy for an FS18. Have you been running her for very long? I am pretty sure mine weighs around 300 pounds and it's quite a bit bigger.. Been running for a while. Keep in mind that the weight does include all the wiring, fuel lines, hardware etc. that I could not get a manufactures weight f...
by K2FS18
Thu Apr 11, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: K2FS18 - Stats
Replies: 18
Views: 672

Re: K2FS18 - Stats

Tom, the stock prop is a 9-7/8 x 11-1/4-F aluminum Yamaha prop.

I am currently running a Power Tech SS SRA4R9PYM30

Thank you for running these prop numbers.