SK14 in N Florida

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Re: SK14 in N Florida

Post by fotofinish » Thu Sep 26, 2019 9:23 pm

I did, in response to a post I saw here, attempt to upload them to the gallery before I contacted Reid. I frequently upload photos using methods similar to those used here with no issue.



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Re: SK14 in N Florida

Post by Jeff » Fri Sep 27, 2019 8:07 am

Reid spent a whole bunch of time on this yesterday and was not able to get the photos loaded. I am hoping Jaysen sees this thread and offers to upload for you. He seems to have a method that always works!!! Jeff

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Re: SK14 in N Florida

Post by Jaysen » Fri Sep 27, 2019 10:11 am

This thread is "broken"... Give me a few more minutes...

ok... uploaded to my gallery then used BBCODE image tag and key from gallery to include

Bow stitch inside
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Bow
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Lengthwise
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Rear interior
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I tried to say something but God thought I was wrong and filled my mouth with saltwater. I kept my pie hole shut after that.

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Re: SK14 in N Florida

Post by Jaysen » Fri Sep 27, 2019 10:36 am

and for the record, I'm not able to get my alaska picture to upload. bah
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I tried to say something but God thought I was wrong and filled my mouth with saltwater. I kept my pie hole shut after that.

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Re: SK14 in N Florida

Post by Jeff » Fri Sep 27, 2019 10:50 am

Jaysen, thank you very much!!! Please get those Alaska photos uploaded when possible!! Thank you again, Jeff

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Re: SK14 in N Florida

Post by fotofinish » Fri Sep 27, 2019 11:20 pm

It was the gallery that I was not able to upload. Guess I'll give it another try.

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Re: SK14 in N Florida

Post by fotofinish » Fri Sep 27, 2019 11:37 pm

Also, we just got back from Alaska last month.Had a great time, look forward to your photos.

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Re: SK14 in N Florida

Post by fotofinish » Sat Sep 28, 2019 7:14 pm

Probably been noted here before but while sanding the inside corners of fillets this morning, I knew I needed a better way. A Dremel tool with flex shaft and one of the 5/8" drum sleeves makes neat and quick work of this job. And the sleeve proved to be long lasting.

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Re: SK14 in N Florida

Post by Explorer 19TV » Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:34 pm

Welcome foto, thats a fun boat to build my son and I built one. We just remodeled it for an outboard. Looks like your making good progress.

If you don’t have one I would definitely recommend purchasing a vibe saw it will be your best friend.

Also I found that during assembly small tack welds with thickened epoxy work great then I came back all wet on wet no need for sanding fillets. It’s a very easy process.
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Re: SK14 in N Florida

Post by Explorer 19TV » Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:37 pm

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All wet on wet no sanding

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