Dillpickles SK14 build.

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Re: Dillpickles SK14 build.

Post by Fuzz » Fri Aug 28, 2020 4:01 pm

The boat will mean much more to you now that you are using money you worked for. Good for you doing it this way.



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Re: Dillpickles SK14 build.

Post by Jeff » Sun Aug 30, 2020 7:11 am

Completely agree with Fuzz!!!! Keep building!! Jeff

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Re: Dillpickles SK14 build.

Post by jonnymac » Sun Aug 30, 2020 7:41 pm

Excited to see your build! I wish I could have done something like this when I was 13!

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Re: Dillpickles SK14 build.

Post by Coach » Mon Aug 31, 2020 4:05 pm

Keep up the good work!

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Re: Dillpickles SK14 build.

Post by dillpicklepatch » Mon Sep 21, 2020 12:44 pm

I finally got time from School, Baseball tournaments and Teal Season to do a little work on the boat. With my dads helped we made out butt joints and glued the transom together. I hope i to start stitching this week, lots of rain forecasted so no baseball practice.
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Re: Dillpickles SK14 build.

Post by Jeff » Mon Sep 21, 2020 12:55 pm

Nice progress!!! Jeff

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Re: Dillpickles SK14 build.

Post by BB Sig » Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:12 pm

Thanks for sharing. You'll get her in the water in no time!

I've seen a lot of different things used for weight here but that's the first time I've seen 28 gauge shells used! :lol:

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Re: Dillpickles SK14 build.

Post by dillpicklepatch » Tue Sep 22, 2020 9:29 am

A little more progress. No school thanks to TS Beta..... more time to work on the tub.
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Re: Dillpickles SK14 build.

Post by Reid » Tue Sep 22, 2020 11:54 am

Really nice progress! Keep up the good work! Definitely going to have a lot of jealous friends when you are done.
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Re: Dillpickles SK14 build.

Post by BB Sig » Tue Sep 22, 2020 12:19 pm

Great looking boat started! 8) The 5 gal paint stirrers make great spacers! :lol:

I'm jealous of you having a dad that encourages you to do projects like this! I think this is a rare thing in the world these days, excluding this forum. I try my best to encourage my boys.

Make sure you thank your dad!

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