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by The Chironex
Sat Oct 26, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Central FL OB15
Replies: 90
Views: 14278

Re: Central FL OB15

Hey Zac, Looking for a specific dimension. On your transom edge, where the side panel meets the bottom hull to create the chine.... How high is the side panel from the transom bottom edge? Thanks!!! Appreciate any help.... Thanks for your kind words. Yours is looking great as well! Mines right abou...
by The Chironex
Tue Oct 22, 2019 2:51 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Central FL OB15
Replies: 90
Views: 14278

Re: Central FL OB15

Sanded some more today. Hoping to fill the rest tonight and potentially tape the seams.
by The Chironex
Mon Oct 21, 2019 11:36 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Central FL OB15
Replies: 90
Views: 14278

Re: Central FL OB15

Nice and fair, looking great 8) The chine step on the side will use a nice amount of thickened epoxy to fill them. You can use some scrap plywood strips in the chines to fill them some before filling the chines with the thickened epoxy to do the chine flats. It will save you plenty of epoxy using t...
by The Chironex
Fri Oct 18, 2019 5:43 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Central FL OB15
Replies: 90
Views: 14278

Re: Central FL OB15

Zac, Welcome to the Forum. Nice work so far! If you can, try and run the rest of the fillets and then follow up with the fiberglass tape right after (wet on wet). This will save you a lot of time not having to sand. Reid Reid, Thank you, thank you. Yeah that’s the game plan with the help from the M...
by The Chironex
Fri Oct 18, 2019 10:11 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Central FL OB15
Replies: 90
Views: 14278

Re: Central FL OB15

Thanks all for your kind words! Definitely having a lot of fun with this build. I can see how people get the “building bug” :D Here comes the ugly stages of boat building 😂. Epoxied between the stitches last night with the Mrs. I’ll let them cure for the day and pop the stitches this evening. Going ...
by The Chironex
Thu Oct 17, 2019 9:45 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Central FL OB15
Replies: 90
Views: 14278

Re: Central FL OB15

Jeff wrote:
Thu Oct 17, 2019 8:11 am
Nice Zac, really good start to the OB15 build!!!! Jeff
Thanks Jeff! It’s really such an awesome process. Definitely have had fun so far!
by The Chironex
Thu Oct 17, 2019 7:56 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Central FL OB15
Replies: 90
Views: 14278

Central FL OB15

Hello All, Zac here in Central FL building a family boat for my wife, son and myself. Decided on the OB15 with a center console due to storing the boat in my garage thanks to my lovely FL HOA (insert sarcasm) :lol: Anyways, I’ve had it for a week or so and have made, what I feel is pretty good progr...
by The Chironex
Mon Sep 16, 2019 9:02 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Narfi's FS17 - Build Thread
Replies: 1329
Views: 129064

Re: Narfi's FS17 - Build Thread

Glad to see you back in action! Looking great!
by The Chironex
Tue Sep 03, 2019 10:35 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: FS17 Central FL Build - 1st Timer
Replies: 7
Views: 1636

Re: FS17 Central FL Build - 1st Timer

mdf molds were included with the FS19 kit. Awesome, great to know! Thanks for the confirmation Pee Wee! Well it looks like my flight is going to be moved back a day due to the hurricane. May run to Lowe’s and get some 2x6’s today before the storm get here tomorrow evening. Stay safe fellow Floridia...
by The Chironex
Mon Sep 02, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: FS17 Central FL Build - 1st Timer
Replies: 7
Views: 1636

Re: FS17 Central FL Build - 1st Timer

Looking good GuyP and thanks Cape Man for the info. I should have specified that I’d be buying the kit version, I did read somewhere that it’s possible they come with the molds? Could anyone confirm this?