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by Browndog
Wed Aug 21, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Hull support after flip?
Replies: 8
Views: 155

Re: Hull support after flip?

Congratulations Guy on being near the flipping stage. Well done.

Lots of different approaches to how to flip and what to do next. Do what works best in your situation.

The FS 19 I built went right on its trailer and everything worked fine.

Looking forward to what you do in the interior.
by Browndog
Tue Aug 20, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Cape Man's Dory
Replies: 2032
Views: 164537

Re: Cape Man's Dory

Epoxy resin shelf life is affected by many things. Exposure to hot or cold temperature, air and light, and exposure to metal from storage containers or metering pumps can all have an effect on viscosity, clarity and color. The reactiveness of the two components should not be affected however and the...
by Browndog
Tue Aug 20, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Coach's SC-16 in MA
Replies: 133
Views: 5230

Re: Coach's SC-16 in MA

You are making great progress and the boat is looking good! The use of fiberglass cloth over the sole, interior of the hull and gunwales will add considerable durability and abrasion resistance to the boat. But it comes at the cost of additional weight, and possibly more time for fairing and sanding...
by Browndog
Sun Aug 18, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: SG15 build
Replies: 15
Views: 364

Re: SG15 build

Coming together nicely.
by Browndog
Sun Aug 18, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: Builder Meets and Get Togethers
Topic: 2019 Southeastern Boat Builders Meet
Replies: 100
Views: 11429

Re: 2019 Southeastern Boat Builders Meet

I’ll bring some good Georgia shrimp again.
by Browndog
Sun Aug 18, 2019 6:10 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: od18 for sale
Replies: 16
Views: 525

Re: od18 for sale

I’m intrigued. Just trying to figure out how long a drive it is from Savannah, GA, and how I would get the boat project back home.
by Browndog
Sat Aug 17, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: od18 for sale
Replies: 16
Views: 525

Re: od18 for sale

Where are you located and do you have a trailer for it?
by Browndog
Fri Aug 16, 2019 7:40 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: 28 BERTRAM OUTBOARD CONVERSION
Replies: 635
Views: 66813

Re: 28 BERTRAM OUTBOARD CONVERSION

Saw you on TV last night on the Florida Sportsman Project Boat show! Was very proud to tell my wife that you were active on the forums and that I had followed your project. Looks like this year the show is featuring more boatyards than just the one they featured in the past. Would love to see them h...
by Browndog
Tue Aug 13, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: C19 Newbie Questions
Replies: 7
Views: 208

Re: C19 Newbie Questions

Many people use MDF for the temporary frames instead of plywood due to its stability, ease of cutting and economy.
by Browndog
Mon Aug 12, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: FS19 (-5%) in GA
Replies: 131
Views: 4683

Re: FS19 (-5%) in GA

Way to go Guy. Hard to beat a Mother’s thumbs up.