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by Jaysen
Fri Feb 15, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Erik and Randy CX19 Hull issues
Replies: 27
Views: 313

Re: Erik and Randy CX19 Hull issues

JM turotial in the How To is your bible for this build. :)

Tack between stitches
Glue seams
Fillet
Tape per schedule
Lam FG per schedule
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paint.
by Jaysen
Fri Feb 15, 2019 7:20 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia
Replies: 3885
Views: 199655

Re: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia

The flu has our County by the throat. So far I am apparently too mean to catch it ... And yet the media is claiming that the season "is exceptionally mild thanks to the improvements in the vaccine". A quick office poll shows that every single person that got the flu got the vaccine. Those who skipp...
by Jaysen
Wed Feb 13, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Eric's C21
Replies: 2804
Views: 89744

Re: Eric's C21

congratulation on completing the last solar orbit.

May your next orbit find you in good health and surrounded by those that bring you happiness.
by Jaysen
Tue Feb 12, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Sail Boats
Topic: Homemade wooden pushpits?
Replies: 42
Views: 440

Re: Homemade wooden pushpits?

Basic safety lines. Figure 200-400lb (distributed 2 ends so half at each end) as a point load. If I did the math right, physics would say you’re talking about 800lb shock load. Most of that would be distributed by the glass across the whole frame. I’m not convinced about the glassing Boogie and I ha...
by Jaysen
Tue Feb 12, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: Sail Boats
Topic: Homemade wooden pushpits?
Replies: 42
Views: 440

Re: Homemade wooden pushpits?

I’m still thinking there needs to be a cross piece to support the middle of the angled dowels. Maybe 1/2” diameter. The concern would be a hit to that angled part. Even with glass it will be an area prone to damage.

What’s the cut schedule?
by Jaysen
Mon Feb 11, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Sail Boats
Topic: Homemade wooden pushpits?
Replies: 42
Views: 440

Re: Homemade wooden pushpits?

There was an unfortunately (for Boogie) shaped pic that arose from this discussion. To me the mount needs to be "not the seat" and should be T shaped. Two through bolts (backing plates) at the top ot the t create a pivot for the pressure. The center of the T is on a frame/transom which will ensure t...
by Jaysen
Mon Feb 11, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: LM18 lsrc Going to use HBN (White Graphite) on bottom
Replies: 206
Views: 6108

Re: LM18 lsrc DeLand Fl.

True. I was thinking about the need for tinting the last layer. Thought a coat or two of paint might be quick and simple by comparison
by Jaysen
Mon Feb 11, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: LM18 lsrc Going to use HBN (White Graphite) on bottom
Replies: 206
Views: 6108

Re: LM18 lsrc DeLand Fl.

Why not put a couple layers “sacrificial paint” on after all that? Just to keep it out of UV completely.
by Jaysen
Mon Feb 11, 2019 6:03 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia
Replies: 3885
Views: 199655

Re: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia

Number 4... Build number four.
by Jaysen
Sun Feb 10, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Happy Birthday Seaslug
Replies: 8
Views: 112

Re: Happy Birthday Seaslug

Happy birthday young man.

I like the handle. It’s memorable. And completely opposite image of the boats you build.