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by Dutch1
Sat Oct 26, 2019 3:01 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: FS18 Straight Sheer, Round Chine
Replies: 151
Views: 15596

Re: FS18 Straight Sheer, Round Chine

I love using a gallon zip lock back for thickened epoxy. That's the only way I do it. It's like welding at that point. Just lay a nice bead. But, you have to work quickly and plan ahead to get everything ready before you mix.
by Dutch1
Sat Oct 05, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Steve's FS18
Replies: 277
Views: 22528

Re: Steve's FS18

Yep, almost done but can't work on it today. Too many other things that need my attention. Grandad is well. We're going to work on it again tomorrow afternoon.
by Dutch1
Wed Oct 02, 2019 11:52 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Eric's C21
Replies: 3034
Views: 131472

Re: Eric's C21

Glad to see you are back at it Eric!!
by Dutch1
Wed Oct 02, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: FS19 (-5%) in GA
Replies: 202
Views: 24613

Re: FS19 (-5%) in GA

She looks great!
by Dutch1
Wed Oct 02, 2019 11:30 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Steve's FS18
Replies: 277
Views: 22528

Re: Steve's FS18

Looking great!! So close to being complete. Thanks man! I only have the front deck to glue down left. I got my trolling motor quick release Monday and waited to see how I wanted to mount it on the front before I glued anything up front. Once it's down, I'll get my hatches completed. BTW, I FAILED i...
by Dutch1
Tue Sep 17, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: Small Boats
Topic: Bad Mix of Foam?
Replies: 16
Views: 5078

Re: Bad Mix of Foam?

Fuzz wrote:
Sat Mar 09, 2019 3:45 pm
I would not sweat it, just pore more foam to fill it up and move on.
X2
by Dutch1
Mon Sep 16, 2019 1:36 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Steve's FS18
Replies: 277
Views: 22528

Re: Steve's FS18

Thanks Jeff, BB, and Narfi! It's been fun!
by Dutch1
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Builder Meets and Get Togethers
Topic: 2019 Southeastern Boat Builders Meet
Replies: 144
Views: 47522

Re: 2019 Southeastern Boat Builders Meet

I'm for waiting until after the first of the year. I'll be able to make it then. Hopefully, god willing, I'll bring my new boat with me.

Steve
by Dutch1
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Steve's FS18
Replies: 277
Views: 22528

Re: Steve's FS18

One more thing. Be sure NOT to lay a cable clam on paint when it's still curing. It had been a day or two after painting when I placed mine on top of the console and it looked like this when I picked it up a week later. The only thing I can think of is the paint was still curing and the rubber base ...
by Dutch1
Sun Sep 15, 2019 6:20 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Steve's FS18
Replies: 277
Views: 22528

Re: Steve's FS18

OH, and THB how's your wiring coming along? Who won?