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by deedee
Thu Mar 18, 2010 10:26 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Any foam successes after installing sole
Replies: 19
Views: 2018

Re: Any foam successes after installing sole

Thanks for the replies, larger radius elbows makes lots of sense. got the pipe and i'm ready to put it in .Larry b , that looks like a perfect tank... and a great price as well . Nice work there on your sole as well.


thanks
by deedee
Thu Mar 18, 2010 6:04 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Any foam successes after installing sole
Replies: 19
Views: 2018

Re: Any foam successes after installing sole

GREAT TOPIC... I WAS ABOUT TO TEMPORARILY FASTEN MY SOLE TO THE STRINGERS AND CUT ALOT OF FILL HOLES WITH A HOLE SAW AS WELL AS A MULTITUDE OF SMALL VENT HOLES AROUND 3/8 IN. EVERY WHERE. MY REASONING WAS THAT I COULD EASILY PUT THE WOOD PLUGS BACK WHERE THEY WERE CUT FROM AS WELL AS FILL ALL THE SM...
by deedee
Fri Mar 05, 2010 5:06 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Rod building
Replies: 208
Views: 11498

Re: Rod building

looks really nice larry. i used to build rods but it is so time consuming... like boat building . its really rewarding to catch a fish on your own creation. thats a really nice lookin' rod building setup you got there. i saw that you were using mono to pull your tag ends through .. you might like th...
by deedee
Mon Nov 02, 2009 7:27 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: od 18 transom ???'s
Replies: 6
Views: 590

Re: od 18 transom ???'s

thanks larry, i have a few more questions for you. i wonder if you can obtain an outboard template for the outboard engine that your intending to use. i'm gonna be putting an evinrude on it so does evinrude have an engine specific template? did you glass the entire inside of your transom with biax, ...
by deedee
Fri Oct 30, 2009 3:22 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: od 18 transom ???'s
Replies: 6
Views: 590

Re: od 18 transom ???'s

thanks guys,
i will glass the 2x8 after i glue it in and i'll read up on my building notes... if they are still readable :D
by deedee
Fri Oct 30, 2009 1:21 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: od 18 transom ???'s
Replies: 6
Views: 590

od 18 transom ???'s

1) does the clamping board for the transom get encapsulated in glass before its glassed into the transom? seems like it should... 2)does the entire inside of the transom get glassed as well ?? same thoughts.. 3)was it supposed to be a 2x6 or 2x8?? got a 2x8 cut and ready to go in but i am just curio...
by deedee
Fri Oct 30, 2009 1:15 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: SpeckTaker's OD 18
Replies: 17
Views: 1544

Re: SpeckTaker's OD 18

ST I can't comment on raising the sole to too much , i haven't done it but i am leaving it an open idea. bending the sole to the stringers was no problem at all. just read all those building notes , and study the pictures. you have tons of honest , tried and true help here. go through the builders g...
by deedee
Wed Aug 26, 2009 10:17 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: any fishing cat plans in the works?
Replies: 8
Views: 606

Re: any fishing cat plans in the works?

i wouldf be curious to see how the 16' cat performs with the wide beam . sounds good, looks good...
by deedee
Wed Aug 26, 2009 1:14 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: any fishing cat plans in the works?
Replies: 8
Views: 606

Re: any fishing cat plans in the works?

aero cat hulls!!! great looking boats but as you said it would take away from building one.. i have been debating on them for quite a while. i don't think it will offend anyone here.
by deedee
Tue Aug 25, 2009 5:06 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: any fishing cat plans in the works?
Replies: 8
Views: 606

any fishing cat plans in the works?

just curious to see if there are any ... i think there was a thread on this not to long ago but i am not certain. i'd like to build a cat next .