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by CatfishHunter
Sun Dec 15, 2019 3:07 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: XF 20 Build
Replies: 308
Views: 40143

Re: XF 20 Build

Layed the first coat of paint down today... letting it tack up a little while so I can pull the tape.
by CatfishHunter
Mon Dec 09, 2019 3:26 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: XF 20 Build
Replies: 308
Views: 40143

Re: XF 20 Build

I've had all the sanding i can take, i got the primer on the boat.soon she'll be ready for paint and non skid...
by CatfishHunter
Wed Dec 04, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Eric's C21
Replies: 3231
Views: 174413

Re: Eric's C21

great job that last pic really puts into perspective how big that boat is!
by CatfishHunter
Wed Nov 27, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: XF 20 Build
Replies: 308
Views: 40143

Re: XF 20 Build

Thanks guys, I got the floor finished today. lots of sanding and fairing and some small stuff to finish like the trolling motor riser... prime this weekend maybe...

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by CatfishHunter
Tue Nov 26, 2019 8:10 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Sorin's DE23
Replies: 108
Views: 3816

Re: Sorin's DE23

Sorin. wrote:
Tue Nov 26, 2019 7:47 am
They are too big ... I have to reduce them.
i've been having the same issue for the past month or so, even when i upload to the gallery. Good luck on the build!
by CatfishHunter
Tue Nov 26, 2019 7:10 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Finishing flaws
Replies: 20
Views: 593

Re: Finishing flaws

So I compromised.....in order to flip I need the bottom done by Monday.....I sanded and re faired all the rough spots. Primarily worried about the pain holes and fabric weave. We ll resend to 150 and 220 then coat with epoxy with graphite sat or sunday for a flip monday evening. We ll fix the sides...
by CatfishHunter
Sun Nov 24, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: XF 20 Build
Replies: 308
Views: 40143

Re: XF 20 Build

I got the floor sanded out and cleaned up , I was only able to get half of it laminated. It was too much for me to do it all at once solo. I'm running low on wood flour so i figured this was a good stopping point... everything got tabbed in with strips of leftover 1708 then covered in 10oz cloth...
by CatfishHunter
Sat Nov 23, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: XF 20 Build
Replies: 308
Views: 40143

Re: XF 20 Build

I cant give enough praise to the guys at B.B.C. and their super fast delivery. I was short a little epoxy and made an order weds after work, the package was at my front door when i got home the next afternoon. :D This lead to the floor getting glued in today, I'll finish filiting and tabbing everyth...
by CatfishHunter
Sat Nov 16, 2019 7:11 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Used Outboard Value
Replies: 12
Views: 448

Re: Used Outboard Value

Yeah sound advice from you guys there isn't really a scientific way to get to a handle on what the price should be you kinda have to fall into it...I think we are going to build on and if it helps someone I found a site that sells new but models from a year or so ago and seem way more reasonable. L...
by CatfishHunter
Wed Nov 13, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: XF 20 Build
Replies: 308
Views: 40143

Re: XF 20 Build

I finished rough cutting and fitting the floor panels in the xf20 this afternoon. Still have some fine tuning on the cutouts around the ribs and a strip up front left to finish... Pics are from my phone as my camera still is finicky about being able to upload.