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by piperdown
Wed Jan 16, 2019 3:57 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: OD18 - NH
Replies: 314
Views: 12314

Re: OD18 - NH

Front patio looks good as does the console :D
by piperdown
Tue Jan 15, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: Why use Silvertip Epoxy?
Replies: 16
Views: 166

Re: Why use Silvertip Epoxy?

It will be interesting to see what people here say. I've only used the Marine epoxy and haven't had any issues with it. Without using Silvertip I have no basis for comparison either.
by piperdown
Sat Jan 12, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: LM18 Low Sheer Round Chine
Replies: 112
Views: 3792

Re: Jan 6, the build begains....LM18

Seems odd that the cnc cuts would be off like that :doh: Two are the same, it's the one with cutouts for the stringers/knees that is different. Also, The two do not have the same curve on the top as the one. No problem, thats what routers are for.. cleanup! Plus a jackplate is going on the transom....
by piperdown
Sat Jan 12, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: LM18 Low Sheer Round Chine
Replies: 112
Views: 3792

Re: Jan 6, the build begains....LM18

Seems odd that the cnc cuts would be off like that :doh:
by piperdown
Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:35 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Preparing for GT27 build - questions
Replies: 156
Views: 4979

Re: Preparing for GT27 build - questions

Pretty sure you benefit with the rubrail. Most of the ISO and class rule crap out there would require something special at both the intersections of the horizontal hull/deck and the vertical. This is to avoid the loading of the cabin above to affect the deck. It can be managed with braces or cabine...
by piperdown
Fri Jan 11, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: Looking for advice
Replies: 33
Views: 555

Re: Looking for advice

Not sure if any of you is familiar with this site https://www.copart.com/ These are either flood damage, salvage or damaged in some way. To get to the ones that doesn't require a dealers license click the "No license required" box. For example: https://www.copart.com/lot/48099918 https://www.copart....
by piperdown
Fri Jan 11, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Preparing for GT27 build - questions
Replies: 156
Views: 4979

Re: Preparing for GT27 build - questions

I'm using clear pine on my GF 16. In another thread I asked about if it was supposed to be true dimensions or nominal dimensions. JM replied nominal so mine will be 3/4 x 1 1/2 rather than the 1x2 that was called out in the plans. I bought 4 8' 1x2 at a big box store and scarfed them together with t...
by piperdown
Thu Jan 10, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Panga 20 Build
Replies: 83
Views: 1650

Re: Panga 20 Build

The months March, April, May, October and November have a nice average temperature. Hot season / summer is in May, June, July, August, September and October. On average, the warmest month is August. On average, the coolest month is January. The average annual maximum temperature is: 80.6° Fahrenhei...
by piperdown
Thu Jan 10, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Woods Skoota 32DM
Replies: 597
Views: 20844

Re: Woods Skoota 32DM

Maybe too much blue wave for the M/V Redfin? Waddyuguysthink? 82E48621-9E64-4130-B01A-E6CD766B94FC.jpeg I have a picture of the work from yesterday. I spent the day on a vendor run and helping a college boy.. that is not a pink hue above, but white corelite 9EF67BF5-E691-4DCA-9C44-2CE5EAE1EF80.jpeg...