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by DAYTRIP
Sat Nov 07, 2020 3:02 pm
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: DAYTRIPs Bertram 28 Strech
Replies: 179
Views: 70753

Re: DAYTRIPs Bertram 28 Strech

I have not had that happen fortunately. I ground all gelcoat off then did two skins on this hull as well as the 28 and my 17 mako. No issues. Is it the glass or the paint system?
by DAYTRIP
Thu Nov 05, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: DAYTRIPs Bertram 28 Strech
Replies: 179
Views: 70753

Re: DAYTRIPs Bertram 28 Strech

1200 grit 8O ..not happening! Looks great though
by DAYTRIP
Tue Nov 03, 2020 7:30 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: DAYTRIPs Bertram 28 Strech
Replies: 179
Views: 70753

Re: DAYTRIPs Bertram 28 Strech

Sprayed the bottom with interlux vc performance epoxy. Marked the water line with with a lazer. Currently wet sanding to 600. Want to spray with paint but the alexseal rep strong encouraged me not to as there is a chance for blistering and the vc should be less friction. Current boat has it and it h...
by DAYTRIP
Fri Oct 30, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: Rebuild: 27' Blackfin Sportsman
Replies: 32
Views: 1633

Re: Rebuild: 27' Blackfin Sportsman

Looks great either the bottom blasted!
by DAYTRIP
Tue Oct 27, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: DAYTRIPs Bertram 28 Strech
Replies: 179
Views: 70753

Re: DAYTRIPs Bertram 28 Strech

Thanks guys.

That is the bracket Rick. No step for me.
by DAYTRIP
Tue Oct 27, 2020 7:24 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: DAYTRIPs Bertram 28 Strech
Replies: 179
Views: 70753

Re: DAYTRIPs Bertram 28 Strech

Only temporary relocation. Will be back to the oak tree soon
by DAYTRIP
Mon Oct 26, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: DAYTRIPs Bertram 28 Strech
Replies: 179
Views: 70753

Re: DAYTRIPs Bertram 28 Strech

Lots of progress since the last pic. Flipped the hull so I could get the bottom in order. Ground all the gelcoat from the chine down. Faired in the extension by adding glass and then putty once I was within 1/8”. Made a 8’ sanding board. She is straight. Once I was close I added two biax 1700 to the...
by DAYTRIP
Sat Oct 24, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: DAYTRIPs Bertram 28 Strech
Replies: 179
Views: 70753

Re: DAYTRIPs Bertram 28 Strech

No I leave ala natural. Certain times of the year requires a lot of leaf removal. If something falls in the glass I just pic it out or sand it post cure. I have put a tarp over it in the past but only to keep leafs out
by DAYTRIP
Sat Oct 10, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: Rebuild: 27' Blackfin Sportsman
Replies: 32
Views: 1633

Re: Rebuild: 27' Blackfin Sportsman

Hey Rick, didn’t realize you were posting here. That console layout would be interesting to me. Can you send a rough sketch/dimensions? I am awful when it comes to a plan for that space. That top and tower look awesome!