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by Prarie Dog
Sat Oct 11, 2014 10:03 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: T's GF12
Replies: 455
Views: 48351

Re: T's GF12

Wow, 30 hp on a GF12 8) :lol: From the looks of that video the motor does need to be raised considerably, then it's really going to haul ass :lol: That's what we're hoping, think it's running about 25 right now at full throttle but having the motor as deep as it is, is causing a lot of drag. We did...
by Prarie Dog
Sat Oct 11, 2014 4:39 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: T's GF12
Replies: 455
Views: 48351

Re: T's GF12

Here's a link to several clips that SWMBO put together for me. They were taken with my phone so the quality isn't that good but a guy can see the progression in changes we made to the setup on the motor. The only way we could find a motor that was electric start and remote rigged was to buy a long (...
by Prarie Dog
Sat Sep 06, 2014 5:16 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: SPLASHED
Replies: 721
Views: 77899

Re: XXXF20 Build

Awesome!!!
by Prarie Dog
Fri Sep 05, 2014 10:40 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Cannonball's FS18
Replies: 275
Views: 31627

Re: Cannonball's FS18

FWIW, like you I got the runaround on the Insurance thing and from DOW on my first boat. The last one I told both the Insurance people and DOW that it is a GF12 kit sold by Boatbuilder Central and assembled in my garage. It is a Jon Boat worth XX $ for the Insurance guys the insurance card says it i...
by Prarie Dog
Thu Sep 04, 2014 11:33 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Anyone Fishing?
Replies: 4657
Views: 340013

Re: Anyone Fishing?

Cracker Larry wrote:Mr. Prudhomme has a nice looking yak!
It is a real nice looking Yak and Canoe, he also has two other small boats that are all beautifully built. The ceiling of his garage is covered with small boats hanging on pulleys and ropes..... Will relay the compliment. :D
by Prarie Dog
Wed Sep 03, 2014 6:57 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Anyone Fishing?
Replies: 4657
Views: 340013

Re: Anyone Fishing?

Mr Prudhomme had a rough weekend fishing on our local lake. Think he was on the menu.

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by Prarie Dog
Fri Aug 29, 2014 1:04 pm
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: Congrats to Papa Doc Dyer, and Mrs. Papa Doc
Replies: 12
Views: 1452

Re: Congrats to Papa Doc Dyer, and Mrs. Papa Doc

Congratulations Bradley, hope everyone is well!! :D
by Prarie Dog
Fri Aug 29, 2014 12:21 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: GF18? XF20? PH18? Something else?! Help!! :-)
Replies: 29
Views: 2377

Re: GF18? XF20? PH18? Something else?! Help!! :-)

If the boat needed sponsoons, brackets or tabs, I would have included them in the design. A response after my own heart.... :) I'm pretty sure this is a GF18, or it's at least very similar, and the dude selling it added sponsons. I presume then that the rationale for this was to be able to mount th...
by Prarie Dog
Thu Aug 28, 2014 6:49 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: texas sled 18 jack plate
Replies: 2
Views: 486

Re: texas sled 18 jack plate

My brother has one on his TX18 and thinks it really helps.
by Prarie Dog
Thu Aug 28, 2014 9:42 am
Forum: Resins, Fiberglass and Paint
Topic: Transom glass
Replies: 4
Views: 787

Re: Transom glass

[quote="Feelin Froggy" I will have to laminate the 2 layers of coosa together.[/quote]

Can you laminate Coosa Board?