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by cape man
Wed Dec 13, 2017 11:24 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: FS18 Straight Sheer, Round Chine
Replies: 63
Views: 2725

Re: FS18 Straight Sheer, Round Chine

Bet he gets a discount on supplies also!

Looking good Reid. About time you got back on it! :lol: :lol: 8)
by cape man
Tue Dec 12, 2017 10:01 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Bait Tank?
Replies: 45
Views: 1116

Re: Bait Tank?

You can eliminate valves 2 & 3 with plugs in the bottom of each tank. If you install a high speed pickup you can turn off the pump when planing and go flow through (it will go through both tanks the way you have it plumbed).
by cape man
Tue Dec 12, 2017 6:14 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: FS-18 - "Bare Bones"
Replies: 706
Views: 17359

Re: FS-18 - "Bare Bones"

They call us Crackers! A bullwhip-like rigging sleeve is perfect!
by cape man
Tue Dec 12, 2017 6:06 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: C19 - Major Structural Issues - Progress
Replies: 65
Views: 1073

Re: C19 - Major Structural Issues - Progress

Here in central Florida, where we get mild freezes (and sometimes hard ones!), a single light bulb under plastic draped over your favorite plant, generates a good deal of heat. Put one under that tarp and heat the air, which will make the DH work faster. Monitor it for several hours to make sure it ...
by cape man
Mon Dec 11, 2017 4:18 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Cape Man's Dory
Replies: 1726
Views: 139763

Re: Cape Man's Dory

She ran really flat and well! A little scary to go that fast in a boat I'm used to going slower...

Yeah, going to do some more testing as it was a little choppy today, but I'm thinking at least go down to a 15 inch pitch.
by cape man
Mon Dec 11, 2017 3:43 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Cape Man's Dory
Replies: 1726
Views: 139763

Re: Cape Man's Dory

Two men and light gear. WOT turned 5300 and hit 32 mph.
by cape man
Mon Dec 11, 2017 11:03 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: FS 19 build
Replies: 581
Views: 17640

Re: FS 19 build

That's just plain Purdy!
by cape man
Mon Dec 11, 2017 5:44 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia
Replies: 2014
Views: 106072

Re: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia

Uncle Jed is playing the 16th!
by cape man
Mon Dec 11, 2017 5:42 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia
Replies: 2014
Views: 106072

Re: ST21 Hybrid Powered "SKINNYDIP" Noosa Australia

Damn it Michael! Making me Google again!
by cape man
Mon Dec 11, 2017 5:39 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Cape Man's Dory
Replies: 1726
Views: 139763

Re: Cape Man's Dory

Thanks David, Richard, Jeff, and Michael. I think I'm going to ask Jamie to move the clamping board repair over here as well. I agree that a splash is just the second stage in this adventure, and documenting everything after is part of the value for future builders. One huge thing I want to emphasiz...