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by Mbiggerstaff
Thu May 23, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: 28 Bertram Restoration Boat 2
Replies: 221
Views: 23807

Re: 28 Bertram Restoration Boat 2

The Work has been progressing slowly. Spring yard work and doing some needed updates on the first Bertram. Here are some pictures. Almost have the bottom of the hardtop ready to mount. One more round oh high build primer and sanding and I will mount it. Wanted to do as muncher's work as possible on ...
by Mbiggerstaff
Fri Feb 22, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: 28 Bertram Restoration Boat 2
Replies: 221
Views: 23807

Re: 28 Bertram Restoration Boat 2

I would be a great inshore boat. What do you mean by Carolina style covering boards?
by Mbiggerstaff
Tue Feb 19, 2019 5:03 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: 28 Bertram Restoration Boat 2
Replies: 221
Views: 23807

Re: 28 Bertram Restoration Boat 2

Planning on twin 250/300s. Your experience provided that choice. If you hear of a good set please send them my way
by Mbiggerstaff
Mon Feb 18, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: 28 Bertram Restoration Boat 2
Replies: 221
Views: 23807

Re: 28 Bertram Restoration Boat 2

Correct on the glass application. The brush on epoxy is not thickened. I have done a lot more since the original post and the more I do the more I like it. It rained all weekend in Greenville. Forced me to work in the shop all weekend. What a shame. I think I have all the glass laid and the first ro...
by Mbiggerstaff
Fri Feb 01, 2019 6:03 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: Stratos Restoration
Replies: 12
Views: 908

Re: Stratos Restoration

I have not had a chance to look at it at all. Took it home from Charleston and went back to help my dad do some projects. Will get a closer look at it over the next couple of weeks. I think it’s a pretty boat and my dad and brothers told me they were complemented on it often and even had offers to p...
by Mbiggerstaff
Thu Jan 31, 2019 6:35 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: Stratos Restoration
Replies: 12
Views: 908

Re: Stratos Restoration

It’s a 20cc and is out of Charleston South Carolina. Thanks for the input. My family used it in the lakes and intercostal. Dad picked it up after I moved away so I don’t have any experience with it. I guess this one will go to composite in 2019!
by Mbiggerstaff
Mon Jan 28, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: Stratos Restoration
Replies: 12
Views: 908

Stratos Restoration

My dad bought this boat new in 1985 or so. My brother has had it for the past few years but just purchased a new boat. The Boat was looking for a home and I couldn't turn her out . Have not had a chance to check out stringers or transom yet. It has been stored covered for most of its life. The engin...
by Mbiggerstaff
Mon Jan 28, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: 28 Bertram Restoration Boat 2
Replies: 221
Views: 23807

Re: 28 Bertram Restoration Boat 2

Well I have gone and done it again. Found another project. Will create new thread titled Stratos Restoration
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by Mbiggerstaff
Sat Jan 26, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: 28 Bertram Restoration Boat 2
Replies: 221
Views: 23807

Re: 28 Bertram Restoration Boat 2

No crown on this one. Did that with last boat. Trying something different