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by Netpackrat
Mon Mar 19, 2018 11:29 pm
Forum: Builder's Sail Boats
Topic: AD16 Myrtle Beach
Replies: 297
Views: 6360

Re: AD16 Myrtle Beach

I wasn't going to post here anymore, but this is safety related and something that I know a bit about, since I have been working with lead for a long time and am probably one of the few people my age who have used it for auto body work. Anyway, while I feel that the dangers of lead are for the most ...
by Netpackrat
Sat Sep 30, 2017 12:47 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia
Replies: 2886
Views: 148319

Re: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia

Wow, you're not kidding. That looks like an easy place to die. 8O
by Netpackrat
Fri Sep 29, 2017 4:04 pm
Forum: Builder's Sail Boats
Topic: AD 14 KIELGE
Replies: 839
Views: 45590

Re: AD 14 KIELGE

gonandkarl wrote:
Fri Sep 29, 2017 2:20 pm
I do not know about others but there is one thing I really do not like in building my boat and that is sanding.
I am pretty sure there is something fundamentally wrong with people who actually enjoy sanding.
by Netpackrat
Thu Sep 28, 2017 2:54 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Narfi's FS17 - Build Thread
Replies: 376
Views: 9202

Re: Narfi's FS17 - Build Thread

Jaysen wrote:
Wed Sep 27, 2017 10:35 pm
It could be cheaper to move someplace with better weather too..

A hurricane might kill you if you are unlucky... that cold ... I'll take my hurricane thank you very much.
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by Netpackrat
Wed Sep 27, 2017 9:33 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Narfi's FS17 - Build Thread
Replies: 376
Views: 9202

Re: Narfi's FS17 - Build Thread

Just yanking your chain a little. :D
by Netpackrat
Wed Sep 27, 2017 9:15 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Narfi's FS17 - Build Thread
Replies: 376
Views: 9202

Re: Narfi's FS17 - Build Thread

Got an axe?

Warning, video contains profanity...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=unkIVvjZc9Y
by Netpackrat
Mon Sep 25, 2017 3:59 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: D5 build/new member intro
Replies: 35
Views: 916

Re: D5 build/new member intro

Well, so far I have learned that it's important to read the plans carefully. :wink:
by Netpackrat
Mon Sep 25, 2017 2:42 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: D5 build/new member intro
Replies: 35
Views: 916

Re: D5 build/new member intro

Sure, it's only a 128 page thread... 8O
by Netpackrat
Mon Sep 25, 2017 2:12 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: D5 build/new member intro
Replies: 35
Views: 916

Re: D5 build/new member intro

OK. That's what I thought the plans meant, but it seems like sitting in the middle of the dinghy it would be hard to hold a good sail shape that way. I can always add something later on if it doesn't seem to be working out. Thanks.