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by Aripeka Angler
Wed Jul 17, 2019 7:41 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: “The Beast”
Replies: 58
Views: 1028

Re: “The Beast”

BB Sig wrote:
Wed Jul 17, 2019 7:04 am
And you make cabinets for a living? Ever thought of diversifying?

Great work! :D
Thank you! 8)
Diversify, as in open up a cooler company?
I got the marketing pitch.
The Double A Cooler Company.
“You kill ‘em, we chill ‘em. :lol:
by Aripeka Angler
Wed Jul 17, 2019 6:38 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: “The Beast”
Replies: 58
Views: 1028

Re: “The Beast”

Getting started on the insulated lid. Screws are temporary while the glue is curing...


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by Aripeka Angler
Tue Jul 16, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Your next build?
Replies: 9
Views: 145

Re: Your next build?

I wonder if we can stick the beast in there??
by Aripeka Angler
Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:02 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: “The Beast”
Replies: 58
Views: 1028

Re: “The Beast”

Poleposition, Jaysen and Fallguy-thanks for the input on the lid gasket. I know we have been cracking a lot of jokes but this thanks is real. 8) The challenge here is the gasket needs to be in the lid. Yes sir, that's the plan. Rather than a serious hijack of this awesome thread, I'll start another,...
by Aripeka Angler
Mon Jul 15, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Fs14 ls
Replies: 38
Views: 992

Re: Fs14 ls

Another question :? Is there any reason (aside from wet on wet being the best way) that i cant preglass pieces that ill be using down the road while im "patiently" waiting on curing times None whatsoever, preglassing saves a lot of time. Well thats good news hahaha... dunno why it took me this long...
by Aripeka Angler
Mon Jul 15, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: FL14 Tennessee/Wisconsin build
Replies: 14
Views: 299

Re: FL14 Tennessee/Wisconsin build

Some years ago a guy built a very nice little boat. His work was great but he used cheap plywood and did not cover it with glass. After 2-3 years it had checked so badly he cut it up and hauled it to the dump. Actually, two different guys. Plumbertuck and GStanfield. Tuck cut up his boat with a cha...
by Aripeka Angler
Mon Jul 15, 2019 9:55 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Fs14 ls
Replies: 38
Views: 992

Re: Fs14 ls

Reklus wrote:
Mon Jul 15, 2019 8:54 pm
Another question :?
Is there any reason (aside from wet on wet being the best way) that i cant preglass pieces that ill be using down the road while im "patiently" waiting on curing times
None whatsoever, preglassing saves a lot of time.
by Aripeka Angler
Mon Jul 15, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: “The Beast”
Replies: 58
Views: 1028

Re: “The Beast”

Jumped on the beast again tonight, just about got her laminated. Used 1 gallon of epoxy and bunch of 12 ounce biax cloth and tape. Should be water tight. CC1CDD28-30B9-48B6-A74C-E3C84431413F.jpeg 2E14EAB3-77C9-416B-8A3F-82524D739E96.jpeg Bought this setup for the drain plug, it’s the kind that’s har...
by Aripeka Angler
Mon Jul 15, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: “The Beast”
Replies: 58
Views: 1028

Re: “The Beast”

Thanks guys. 8) Ilker, that was a good one. :lol:

Fallguy, the plywood radius material is good stuff. It’s way better than crap they put in the cabins of $400,000 boats. I would be shocked if you were to buy some and don’t like it.
by Aripeka Angler
Mon Jul 15, 2019 9:53 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Hydrofoil Installation
Replies: 5
Views: 129

Re: Hydrofoil Installation

I put the same tabs on “Bare Bones”.
Zero porpoising and it runs flat as a pancake.