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by Lone Star
Thu Feb 28, 2008 4:10 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Sponsons on TX 18 (Texas Sled)?
Replies: 8
Views: 1835

Thanks David! Yes, I have already checked out your blog as well as Daniel's thread. Great stuff! This boat design really has my attention as it seems to be exactly what I'm looking for in a boat to fish the Texas coast. We put in at Rockport Beach Park and make the run east over to San Jose Island. ...
by Lone Star
Thu Feb 28, 2008 10:39 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Sponsons on TX 18 (Texas Sled)?
Replies: 8
Views: 1835

Interesting! Thanks!
by Lone Star
Thu Feb 28, 2008 9:35 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Sponsons on TX 18 (Texas Sled)?
Replies: 8
Views: 1835

Thanks for the quick reply. Yes, the sponsons on our Weldcraft are hull extensions and add a couple feet. I take it that they would not be desired on the TX 18. I am very curious about these things and boat design fascinates me (I’m an engineer) so could you tell me what the affect would be and wh...
by Lone Star
Wed Feb 27, 2008 4:04 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Sponsons on TX 18 (Texas Sled)?
Replies: 8
Views: 1835

Sponsons on TX 18 (Texas Sled)?

Hi,

I’m new to this forum.

Quick introduction: I live in the Dallas, Texas area. I’m currently building a 16’8â€