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by Reklus
Mon Sep 21, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: SK14 in TX
Replies: 98
Views: 17640

Re: SK14 in TX

Fuzz, I like the idea to chamfer the rubrail. I was actually thinking that edge looked really sharp as I was working on the fiberglass! How do you think I should do this? I am thinking I could do it with a plane but I'm not sure how well I would be able to do it by hand... Id say rounding any edges...
by Reklus
Sat Sep 05, 2020 12:12 am
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: Epoxy poly and paint compatibility
Replies: 1
Views: 87

Epoxy poly and paint compatibility

Picking up an older boat a buddy has with plans of bringing it back to life.... It is in pretty good shape for being over 20 years old ... In the event I need to make repairs... Want to fair or whatever.... - Is it possible to use use epoxy over polyester (including possible use with typical fillers...
by Reklus
Thu Sep 03, 2020 7:33 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Anyone Fishing?
Replies: 4718
Views: 362284

Re: Anyone Fishing?

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by Reklus
Thu Sep 03, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Small starting battery
Replies: 5
Views: 256

Re: Small starting battery

Noles309 wrote:
Fri Apr 17, 2020 7:59 pm
I used a cheap lawn tractor battery and a cheap motorcycle battery to start a 20hp 4 stroke and a 9.9 4 stroke with absolutely no issues. The listed cca "requirements" for these motors are ridiculously high.
I use a lawnmower battery on my suzi20 cranking and tilt- no issues
by Reklus
Thu Aug 27, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Realistic Draft Needs for Texas Flats Fishing?
Replies: 12
Views: 875

Re: Realistic Draft Needs for Texas Flats Fishing?

Late to the game but I live about 15 min from corpus have an fs14ls sight casting reds is my primary fishing and a realistic draft is as little as possible in compromise with what else you want the boat to do... Often why many folks have a bay boat and a poling skiff around here... But most of my ti...
by Reklus
Thu Aug 27, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: Finished Boats
Topic: Fs14ls s.texas splashed (10-13-19)
Replies: 32
Views: 21185

Re: Fs14ls s.texas splashed (10-13-19)

Yea I am first to admit how lucky I am ... Hahaha the thing I really love about this boat is it is great with 2 people for the style of fishing I prefer and works great with just me out there also ... I can. Actually pole and fish from the center of the boat off my icechest hahaha .... Working on a ...
by Reklus
Wed Aug 26, 2020 10:55 pm
Forum: Finished Boats
Topic: Fs14ls s.texas splashed (10-13-19)
Replies: 32
Views: 21185

Re: Fs14ls s.texas splashed (10-13-19)

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by Reklus
Wed Aug 26, 2020 10:21 pm
Forum: Finished Boats
Topic: Fs14ls s.texas splashed (10-13-19)
Replies: 32
Views: 21185

Re: Fs14ls s.texas splashed (10-13-19)

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by Reklus
Wed Aug 26, 2020 10:20 pm
Forum: Finished Boats
Topic: Fs14ls s.texas splashed (10-13-19)
Replies: 32
Views: 21185

Re: Fs14ls s.texas splashed (10-13-19)

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by Reklus
Wed Aug 26, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: Finished Boats
Topic: Fs14ls s.texas splashed (10-13-19)
Replies: 32
Views: 21185

Re: Fs14ls s.texas splashed (10-13-19)

Sure buttttt I'll have to figure out how to upload photos again..