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by OrangeQuest
Sun Apr 21, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: FS14- Bayou City Boat
Replies: 824
Views: 23757

Re: FS14- Bayou City Boat

Most of this filling has been done on the work bench but on the last pass the hatch started showing signs of warping. So I when over to the hull and clamped the deck to it. The cleats, frame and sheer are all sanded down but for some reason the center of the deck lost some of it's camber. I also not...
by OrangeQuest
Sun Apr 21, 2019 6:17 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Nuts and bolts!
Replies: 5
Views: 71

Re: Nuts and bolts!

Check McMaster Carr Thanks Fallguy! I looked at the McMaster's web site and they do have a bigger selection but the prices over all was a little more from what I ordered. I could have saved on some stuff but then pay more on others due to you had to order by the box load or the price was just more....
by OrangeQuest
Sun Apr 21, 2019 5:29 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia
Replies: 4121
Views: 213761

Re: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia

My little boat will have a cockpit almost 8 feet long so I will be able to lay down in it, so I can see me looking for squeeze out. THANKS GUYS! :?

:lol: :lol:
by OrangeQuest
Sun Apr 21, 2019 5:22 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: Sintes 21 Rebuild
Replies: 1530
Views: 52929

Re: Sintes 21 Rebuild

Happy birthday!
by OrangeQuest
Sat Apr 20, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Woods Skoota 32DM
Replies: 813
Views: 27716

Re: Woods Skoota 32DM

So while it is at 145° the epoxy soften a little and then changes it's molecular make up or something and when it cools it hardens? Does sound very risky.
by OrangeQuest
Sat Apr 20, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Nuts and bolts!
Replies: 5
Views: 71

Re: Nuts and bolts!

I always try to order more than I am going to need but never fails, that one size or shape you just don't have. I ordered all the lag bolts for the cleats and such but months away from needing them but I need the #8 screws for the next part of my build. I have cabinets full of nuts, bolts, o-rings, ...
by OrangeQuest
Sat Apr 20, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: MY BUILD LOG OF MY LM18 RCLS
Replies: 399
Views: 11154

Re: MY BUILD LOG OF MY LM18 RCLS

Oh yeah, I forgot that part of holidays. I work holidays so don't get out much.
by OrangeQuest
Sat Apr 20, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Woods Skoota 32DM
Replies: 813
Views: 27716

Re: Woods Skoota 32DM

Does the post cure make the epoxy more brittle? And when you have had the epoxy set for a few days and fully cured, then add another layer of glass and epoxy, does that increase the bond there also?
by OrangeQuest
Sat Apr 20, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Nuts and bolts!
Replies: 5
Views: 71

Nuts and bolts!

Just finished making another order of all 316 stainless hardware. From a online bolt store. 1/4" bolts for cleats and the Samson Post 3/8" for the bow roller #8 square drive screws washers nuts shipping. Over $33.00 It's the SS bolts that drives the price up. the 3/8" X 1.25" where $1.00 each and th...
by OrangeQuest
Sat Apr 20, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Little chilly today
Replies: 196
Views: 4504

Re: Little chilly today

56° also this morning. For us that is deep freeze! 8O