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by Rmarsh
Mon Nov 04, 2019 4:33 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: C17 in the bayou
Replies: 497
Views: 69383

Re: C17 in the bayou

Hey Salty here's what I did.....From left to right in this picture....1 1/2" chase tube for the fuel line exclusively, a 2 1/2" for steering, and shift and throttle cables in the same tube to the starboard side stern locker. On the port side another 2 1/2" for the wiring harness to the outboard and ...
by Rmarsh
Sun Nov 03, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: C17 in the bayou
Replies: 497
Views: 69383

Re: C17 in the bayou

You have made good progress on this part of the build....a lot of planning and pondering coming together now!
by Rmarsh
Mon Oct 14, 2019 7:11 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: C19 in Richmond, VA
Replies: 157
Views: 35402

Re: C19 in Richmond, VA

Nice work!
by Rmarsh
Sun Aug 18, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: C17 in the bayou
Replies: 497
Views: 69383

Re: C17 in the bayou

Great progress Salty!!!
by Rmarsh
Tue Jul 30, 2019 5:34 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: 17FS
Replies: 7
Views: 599

Re: 17FS

Congrats on the launch Capecodkid! Great to see another Bateau builder from Massachusetts. Would love to see more pics.
by Rmarsh
Tue Jul 09, 2019 6:39 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: C17 in the bayou
Replies: 497
Views: 69383

Re: C17 in the bayou

Salty... My console dimensions....picture is before i finished closing in the chase tube area with an access door. Total height 45"...... 40" from floor to top of steering wheel... 36" " high to throttle lever in neutral. Seat height on front of console is 16" high. Total width 26" .....at controls ...
by Rmarsh
Mon Jul 08, 2019 5:33 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: C17 in the bayou
Replies: 497
Views: 69383

Re: C17 in the bayou

[/quote]Hey wanted ti know if u had the measurements for your console how tall ,wide,long is it ? Trying to debate what size i want to go with
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Salty.....I'll check on those dimensions when I get back in my shop today.
by Rmarsh
Sun Jul 07, 2019 6:27 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: C17 in the bayou
Replies: 497
Views: 69383

Re: C17 in the bayou

Great job with the primer coat Salty! After all that fairing and sanding, finally seeing your hull primed and smooth, has got to feel good!
I look forward to seeing your bold color choice of citrus green with the black graphite bottom. Going to look "wicked pissa" (Boston slang for really nice)
by Rmarsh
Wed Jun 26, 2019 5:50 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Crabby Patti2 C17
Replies: 173
Views: 40257

Re: Crabby Patti2 C17

Your hull looks very nice! Almost done?..... Surely you jest :? I didn't keep an accurate log on my build.....but pretty certain many more hours after the flip than before, but I think you are well aware. Your build is moving right along...very exciting to watch...thanks for posting your build. I am...
by Rmarsh
Tue Jun 18, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Is my boat falling apart?
Replies: 25
Views: 1677

Re: Is my boat falling apart?

I think...that with rough water, flexing of the hull puts stress on the gunwales. I believe the coaming, can act as a longitudinal beam to stiffen and strengthen the gunwales to prevent this, and I dont believe that 1/4" plywood is up to the task. I beefed up the coamings on my build, laminated two ...