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by deuce_454
Thu Jul 20, 2017 3:29 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: semi protected water fishing / fun boat PG22 ?
Replies: 18
Views: 923

Re: semi protected water fishing / fun boat PG22 ?

Something to consider with a 10% length and width scale up of the FS 19 would put the beam at 105", or 8' 9", which is over wide for trailering. that was actually why i suggested the 150% FS14, the beam is narrower, so at 21 foot long the beam is just shy of 96" or 8.0 feet .. but my idea of buildi...
by deuce_454
Wed Jul 19, 2017 1:57 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: semi protected water fishing / fun boat PG22 ?
Replies: 18
Views: 923

Re: semi protected water fishing / fun boat PG22 ?

Ill Stick to something simple :)
by deuce_454
Wed Jul 19, 2017 7:07 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: semi protected water fishing / fun boat PG22 ?
Replies: 18
Views: 923

Re: semi protected water fishing / fun boat PG22 ?

last question.. how about a "FS21" i.e. scaling a FS14 to 150% , i would need to pay for some cad time for different stations and probably an extra set of stringers... i would be comfortable working the rest out myself, also some suggestions on plywood thickness and additional fibreglass.. 'or am i ...
by deuce_454
Tue Jul 18, 2017 5:08 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: semi protected water fishing / fun boat PG22 ?
Replies: 18
Views: 923

Re: semi protected water fishing / fun boat PG22 ?

it will be a bit of a deja vue. it looks very much like the modified FS14 i built.. and i do love the way that boat handles, ill take it up with my buddy.. i wonder if the panga isn't better in chop though (since jacques is here ill ask) is it possible to get a pnal update on the PG22 to match the s...
by deuce_454
Tue Jul 18, 2017 9:39 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: semi protected water fishing / fun boat PG22 ?
Replies: 18
Views: 923

Re: semi protected water fishing / fun boat PG22 ?

looking at the study plans for the pangas they look narrow and the sides flare quite a bit, so im perhaps little afraid it will roll a bit much in a side swell, and how roomy is it to stand in compared to the c19 or even ob17 for instance..

and what size panga.. ?
by deuce_454
Tue Jul 18, 2017 9:28 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: semi protected water fishing / fun boat PG22 ?
Replies: 18
Views: 923

semi protected water fishing / fun boat PG22 ?

ok... my JA18 project have stalled partly because im not sure its right for the waters close to my home (Oresund near copenhagen) and partly because im without a building partner :-( .... So I've decided to build one with a friend .. the boat will be used for salt water fishing in oresund with is a ...
by deuce_454
Tue May 30, 2017 9:52 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: GV15 questions (+stretching)
Replies: 3
Views: 447

GV15 questions (+stretching)

ok i have a question about the GV15, i have a set of plans, and we need a boat for skiing and fun on tha lake... is it based on or comparable to the Glen-L play pen ? is could it be configured the same way seat wise... and i have for my own entertainment tried to stretch all measurements in length o...
by deuce_454
Sun May 28, 2017 6:45 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: FS 14 in Romania
Replies: 78
Views: 6262

Re: FS 14 in Romania

I just ckanged to a 12 inch pitch prop on my 20 hp Tohasu on a fs14 that's basically identical to yours and it tops out at 29 mph on the gps ... so I think you could prop it differently and get some more performance
by deuce_454
Thu Feb 23, 2017 6:46 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Bruce Crandall Flyer Hydroplane
Replies: 901
Views: 50872

Re: Bruce Crandall Flyer Hydroplane

sure.. will start it up this weekend...
by deuce_454
Mon Feb 20, 2017 3:01 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Bruce Crandall Flyer Hydroplane
Replies: 901
Views: 50872

Re: Bruce Crandall Flyer Hydroplane

i have a GRAY marine buick 215 with fres water cooling and a velvet drive if your into v8 sound... shipping is a biatch though