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by csotelo
Sat Oct 28, 2017 10:14 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: New two stroke!!
Replies: 51
Views: 794

Re: New two stroke!!

the new 25 HP Yamaha would cost $4,100!!!!
Very expensive, it's the same price they sell Yamaha F20 in Brazil,(4,177.00 in today's exchange) and we pay at least 60% of taxes in imported goods.

Regards,

Carlos
by csotelo
Sat Oct 28, 2017 4:16 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: New two stroke!!
Replies: 51
Views: 794

Re: New two stroke!!

Hi, Here, the market is 2 stroke only until 40 HP. Most Mercurys and Yamahas. For the price of 20 HP 4 stroke you can buy a boat, trailer and a 25 HP 2 stroke. 8O I have an American made Mercury 15HP 2 stroke, it weight 34 kg, shift on tiller, auto lock when in reverse. In my opinion, it´s the best ...
by csotelo
Fri Oct 27, 2017 4:36 pm
Forum: Core Materials: Plywood, Foam core and Honeycomb
Topic: Hatch Construction
Replies: 6
Views: 234

Re: Hatch Construction

Hi,

Take a look at Seaslug builds, they have interesting hatches and instructions.

viewtopic.php?f=1&t=61678


Regards,

Carlos
by csotelo
Tue Oct 24, 2017 3:18 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil
Replies: 75
Views: 3587

Re: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil

Thanks guys!!

If weather cooperate, I´ll do more the boat.
by csotelo
Mon Oct 23, 2017 4:19 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil
Replies: 75
Views: 3587

Re: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil

Hello, I permanently moved a few weeks ago. Every day I look at Pangas launching from beach and I´m starting to think about PG22… my wife don´t share the same excitement :lol: :lol: This saturday, the trailer I bought got ready for pick up. It´s not viable to build your own trailer here because the ...
by csotelo
Wed Sep 27, 2017 12:28 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: FS14 ls Fiberglassing the whole outside of hull, how much more glass will I need?
Replies: 8
Views: 123

Re: FS14 ls Fiberglassing the whole outside of hull, how much more glass will I need?

Thanks Bob!

Here is the gallery of Seaslug FS14LS, the boat Bateau owns.

http://gallery.bateau2.com/thumbnails.php?album=1937

These photos and inputs from him helped me a lot!
by csotelo
Wed Sep 27, 2017 10:15 am
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: FS14 ls Fiberglassing the whole outside of hull, how much more glass will I need?
Replies: 8
Views: 123

Re: FS14 ls Fiberglassing the whole outside of hull, how much more glass will I need?

Hi, I did glassed all outside. Because glass is cheap here (USD 8 per KG), I used 2 full pieces of 4,5 m overlapping on the keel and trimmed on sheer line. I don´t remember how much resin I used in this part, but In total I used much more than specified on BOM. My resin is thick and all laminations ...
by csotelo
Mon Sep 18, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Build Progress - Panga 25
Replies: 78
Views: 5093

Re: Build Progress - Panga 25

Well, it depends on how satisfied with the results you are. I did about 4, then put the guide coat and sanded to discover it was a crap. I had to fix and sand several parts. http://i.imgur.com/lEJhUqi.jpg The primer, in my case, covered the scratches, but big details remained. http://i.imgur.com/ZHh...
by csotelo
Fri Sep 15, 2017 7:37 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil
Replies: 75
Views: 3587

Re: FS14_LS - CSotelo - Brazil

Hello, I got home last week and used a big holiday (Independence day) to work on the boat. Cut and dry fitted missing all deck parts. https://i.imgur.com/mZW12Y1.jpg https://i.imgur.com/7fEzLCB.jpg https://i.imgur.com/gVWhx2M.jpg https://i.imgur.com/xsnIq7a.jpg Glued Rod holders, tubes and gunwales ...
by csotelo
Tue Sep 12, 2017 11:54 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Eric's C21
Replies: 1504
Views: 45653

Re: Eric's C21

Looking good my friend!

Good idea to cut the strips with curves, bend then in the bow is a PITA.

Regards,

Carlos