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by MrPaul
Wed Jul 08, 2020 10:54 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Port A XF 20
Replies: 316
Views: 27545

Re: Port A XF 20

90 hp 2 stroke. Rpm topped at 4400. Seems a little light like the prop got too much dig? Sure open to some advice here. Thanks Sorry Dr Pete. Unfortunately I don't have any advice. In need advice. I'm building the same layout right now and I'm trying to figure out what my motor options are. There w...
by MrPaul
Wed Jul 08, 2020 1:12 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Port A XF 20
Replies: 316
Views: 27545

Re: Port A XF 20

Hi Pete. I don't know if you already mentioned this but what's the hp on your motor?
by MrPaul
Thu Jul 02, 2020 12:17 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Fixed.......... Found water under the cockpit deck
Replies: 48
Views: 14496

Re: Fixed.......... Found water under the cockpit deck

Not gonna fall for the banana in the tailpipe again.
by MrPaul
Wed May 20, 2020 7:39 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Sharkbait PG20
Replies: 113
Views: 3453

Re: Sharkbait PG20

I'm in Manvel south of Pearland. Anytime you want to compare fairing dust collections feel free to stop by.
by MrPaul
Tue May 19, 2020 11:37 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Sharkbait PG20
Replies: 113
Views: 3453

Re: Sharkbait PG20

:help: don't do it!!! Your garage will never be the same. Dust will be in every nook and cranny for years. I had fairing dust on my rafters that are 20 feet up.
by MrPaul
Sat Apr 25, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: 1088 ply question
Replies: 15
Views: 445

Re: 1088 ply question

I don't want to badmouth anyones business so before I mention their name I just want to make it clear that they said they will replace the wood at no cost to me even though I didn't realize the wood had voids until after I cut the stringers. It was Houston hardwoods. I have bought a lot of wood from...
by MrPaul
Fri Apr 24, 2020 12:17 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: 1088 ply question
Replies: 15
Views: 445

Re: 1088 ply question

Its 9mm witt 5 layers so that looks right but I'll boil it and see what happens.
by MrPaul
Thu Apr 23, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: 1088 ply question
Replies: 15
Views: 445

Re: 1088 ply question

Thanks Jeff. I didn't see a Loyds stamp and there was no sticker the seller said he would swap it so I'm going to return it next week. I'll make sure the new stuff is stamped.
by MrPaul
Tue Apr 21, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: 1088 ply question
Replies: 15
Views: 445

Re: 1088 ply question

cape man wrote:
Tue Apr 21, 2020 7:56 pm
You think? The Chinese would never do that!
Think my wife bought a Gucci handbag for 40 bucks next door to the woodshop.
by MrPaul
Tue Apr 21, 2020 6:41 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: 1088 ply question
Replies: 15
Views: 445

Re: 1088 ply question

I haven't had a chance to call the seller yet but I will tomorrow. Unfortunately this void ran for about 3 feet across the inside of the wood but wasn't visible from the outside. It is stamped 1088. I'm just kind of bummed out because I didn't notice it until I had cut 5 pieces of stringer from it. ...