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by Jwhitakeriii
Wed Feb 20, 2019 8:57 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM18 RC LS ready for a bottom.
Replies: 17
Views: 236

Re: LM18 RC LS ready for a bottom..

Looking good. Couldn't you do graphite then paint it?
by Jwhitakeriii
Tue Feb 19, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Trailer for a LM18
Replies: 38
Views: 1196

Re: Trailer for a LM18

LM18 low sheer round chine Would a Magic Tilt 2002 18 foot trailer work? It's 17 feet 7 inches from coupler to back of trailer frame (not the bunks). trailer.jpg Just saw this on microskiff https://www.microskiff.com/threads/ramlin-trailer-for-18ft-boat-for-sale.56110/ Might be a good trailer for t...
by Jwhitakeriii
Mon Feb 18, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM18 in Perry, GA
Replies: 199
Views: 7266

Re: LM18 in Perry, GA

Looking good. You have some great help! Rent them out? Where does the foredeck locker hatch drain? I'd definitely consider it on days they don't get naps. That hatch is going to drain into the PVC pipes I hope to install this week for rod tips. I bought fittings yesterday and I am going to drill ho...
by Jwhitakeriii
Sun Feb 17, 2019 9:41 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM18 in Perry, GA
Replies: 199
Views: 7266

Re: LM18 in Perry, GA

A little progress over the weekend. Glasses the console and worked on the hinges/hardware some. Also started fairing the cockpit.
by Jwhitakeriii
Fri Feb 15, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Trailer for a LM18
Replies: 38
Views: 1196

Re: Trailer for a LM18

LM18 low sheer round chine Would a Magic Tilt 2002 18 foot trailer work? It's 17 feet 7 inches from coupler to back of trailer frame (not the bunks). trailer.jpg Just saw this on microskiff https://www.microskiff.com/threads/ramlin-trailer-for-18ft-boat-for-sale.56110/ Might be a good trailer for t...
by Jwhitakeriii
Thu Feb 14, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: Finished Boats
Topic: FS17 Lake Norman, NC
Replies: 29
Views: 2033

Re: FS17 Lake Norman, NC

Super slick! Sole is amazing. Good job
by Jwhitakeriii
Thu Feb 14, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Fly fishing gear
Replies: 5
Views: 142

Fly fishing gear

For any of you avid fly-fishers. I'm thinking I want to break in to fly fishing. I've done it in the mountains in ga for trout and had fun but don't own any gear. I want to inshore fish out of the lm18. I've read 8wt is what I'd need. Does anyone have any advice on good stuff that will stand up to s...
by Jwhitakeriii
Wed Feb 13, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Stainless Washer
Replies: 5
Views: 123

Re: Stainless Washer

Where do you get them?
by Jwhitakeriii
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM18 bow fix
Replies: 26
Views: 551

Re: LM18 bow fix

Looks great! Should be light as well. I probably used a few gallons of epoxy on my RC. You looked to be much more efficient
by Jwhitakeriii
Mon Feb 11, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: LM18 in Perry, GA
Replies: 199
Views: 7266

Re: LM18 in Perry, GA

Jwhitakeriii Saw you were priming your bottom, what bottom paint are you going to use? I'm going to use White Graphite/epoxy on my LM18 bottom. Not going to prime, but sand smooth and put down three coats of HBN/epoxy. I didn't realize you could get white graphite. Im painting with pettit easypoxy ...