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by csotelo
Mon Jan 29, 2018 12:54 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil
Replies: 99
Views: 4450

Re: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil

Thanks guys!!
Can't wait to see the first native peacock bass caught from an FS14!
Me too! I´m dreaming about it! Put the boat in my favorite spot!

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by csotelo
Mon Jan 29, 2018 10:23 am
Forum: Small Boats
Topic: FS14-LS Scaling up
Replies: 8
Views: 211

Re: FS14-LS Scaling up

If you raise the sheer 5 inches you will have almost a FS14.

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by csotelo
Mon Jan 29, 2018 9:45 am
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil
Replies: 99
Views: 4450

Re: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil

Thanks guys! In my next primer session, I´ll make a test board to try both sand/silica methods. This weekend I did the seat base holes, filled the screw holes with thickened epoxy and did one more coat o primer. https://i.imgur.com/8YVKa6d.jpg https://i.imgur.com/p9CF7sN.jpg https://i.imgur.com/UQCj...
by csotelo
Mon Jan 29, 2018 9:37 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Eric's C21
Replies: 1795
Views: 52017

Re: Eric's C21

Looking good my friend!

As you said, these minor details you can fix when fixing some scratches that could happened during the inside building, or you can learn how to live with them. :D

A lot of minor details that I had in the bottom, I don´t even remember where they are now...

Regards,

Carlos
by csotelo
Mon Jan 22, 2018 1:33 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil
Replies: 99
Views: 4450

Re: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil

Thanks guys!! I went two more times at snake island, really like this place. I got some progress this weekend! Facing all the obstacles that nature are imposing, like rain, extreme heat and nasty horseflys, I got almost all boat faired started the primer! :lol: :lol: Work with 36° C is not easy, som...
by csotelo
Mon Jan 22, 2018 1:30 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Eric's C21
Replies: 1795
Views: 52017

Re: Eric's C21

Nice paint job man!

Not even production boats are so sleek.

Congrats!
by csotelo
Mon Jan 22, 2018 1:29 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: FS18
Replies: 140
Views: 3799

Re: FS18

Hey! Looks fantastic!

Is that your 3d FS18?

Congrats!
by csotelo
Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:11 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil
Replies: 99
Views: 4450

Re: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil

Thanks guys, your comments are an encouragement to continue the work in the boat! :D Last Sunday, after several attempts canceled due to bad weather, I went fishing on Queimada Grande Island (mostly known as “Snake Island” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kjaz0mynQvk ) Just the ride itself compensate...
by csotelo
Sun Dec 03, 2017 3:25 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Eric's C21
Replies: 1795
Views: 52017

Re: Eric's C21

Great milestone achieved my friend!

Congrats!!
by csotelo
Sun Dec 03, 2017 3:21 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil
Replies: 99
Views: 4450

Re: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil

Well not much progress these weeks, a lot of rain in the weekends... I rounded the corners and glassed the decks. This time I used a different hardener much thinner than the one a used in structural parts. Much easier to wet out the cloth with a thinner resin. https://i.imgur.com/5tB6q4y.jpg https:/...