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by reefie
Thu Nov 28, 2019 6:50 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Woods Skoota 32DM
Replies: 1512
Views: 119625

Re: Woods Skoota 32DM

Hi Fallguy, Whenever I paint and come across the dreaded pinholes, this is the trick I use; Mix up a little of your undercoat/primer and then add in some microbaloons to the consistency of toothpaste. Use a small spatula to fill the pinholes with this mixture. It dries very quickly and is very easy ...
by reefie
Wed Nov 27, 2019 5:19 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Reefie's LB26
Replies: 372
Views: 35204

Re: Reefie's LB26

Thanks GB, While our district has been experiencing a decline in rainfall, we are definitely not in drought. All our irrigation dams are full for the summer ahead Farming for me is my passion - I am (nearly) always happy :D Thanks Fallguy - the rubber dinghy trick is now locked into my memory bank :...
by reefie
Tue Nov 26, 2019 4:06 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Reefie's LB26
Replies: 372
Views: 35204

Re: Reefie's LB26

Thanks Fuzz and Fallguy. The design of the swim platform (and I must admit that I am no engineer , and I also tend to over engineer just to be sure) has been something that I have given considerable thought to with regard to the concerns that have been raised. Here is my take on the design; 1. The t...
by reefie
Sun Nov 24, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Reefie's LB26
Replies: 372
Views: 35204

Re: Reefie's LB26

Hi Guys, Thanks for all the kind words of support and encouragement. Well I have finally managed to find some time to do a bit of work on the swim platform over the last few days. I have glued in the platform deck, and glassed the first layer on the bezel. I have also cut out some knees supports rea...
by reefie
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Reefie's LB26
Replies: 372
Views: 35204

Re: Reefie's LB26

Hi Guys, Sorry for the long delay in responding but it has been quite a year. Towards the end of our last harvest my mother in law started going downhill with cancer and she moved in with us. We nursed her at home till the end which was only just over a month ago. Needless to say boatbuilding was no...
by reefie
Sat Nov 10, 2018 2:08 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia
Replies: 5294
Views: 375008

Re: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia

Gee Glossyblack,
I've been too busy to visit the forum in a while, and I'm shocked to hear of Mrs Glossyblack's medical condition.
I'll have my fingers crossed for good news!

Cheers Reefie
by reefie
Sat Nov 10, 2018 2:05 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Woods Skoota 32DM
Replies: 1512
Views: 119625

Re: Woods Skoota 32DM

I havn't visited the forum in a while, but you have made significant progress Fallguy - well done and keep up the good work!

Cheers Reefie
by reefie
Sat Nov 10, 2018 2:02 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Reefie's LB26
Replies: 372
Views: 35204

Re: Reefie's LB26

Hi Guys, I haven't had much spare time to put towards the build lately, but I have managed to glue on the swim platform bezel and start laminating up the panels for the swim platform deck insert. http://gallery.bateau2.com/albums/userpics/90892/20181110_135231.jpg http://gallery.bateau2.com/albums/u...
by reefie
Wed Oct 24, 2018 7:13 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia
Replies: 5294
Views: 375008

Re: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia

Great news GB... that's got to be a weight of your mind!
by reefie
Sat Oct 20, 2018 4:33 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Reefie's LB26
Replies: 372
Views: 35204

Re: Reefie's LB26

Fuzz wrote:
Fri Oct 19, 2018 12:08 pm
That dude is going to be 100 foot long before you are done :lol:
:help: :help: :help: :D