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by jonnymac
Thu Dec 03, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: GT27 Build (Wes K)
Replies: 633
Views: 49530

Re: GT27 Build (Wes K)

they also might be the kind of people that just leave them on all the time too. I had a buddy that everytime we went out in his boat he turned all the switches on everytime. that’s the hard part about reviews is people don’t leave enough info.
by jonnymac
Thu Dec 03, 2020 3:49 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: GT27 Build (Wes K)
Replies: 633
Views: 49530

Re: GT27 Build (Wes K)

The challenge of Leds in a closed housing is the heat tends to kill them faster. I hand an Ikea light fixture that did this, drilled a vent hole and the bulbs lasted for years. so you almost needs to use a stainless housing as a heat sink to keep them alive. I suspect someone who lives up north woul...
by jonnymac
Wed Dec 02, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: GT27 Build (Wes K)
Replies: 633
Views: 49530

Re: GT27 Build (Wes K)

maybe I have a misunderstanding how the red/green navigation lights are supposed to be. Aren't they supposed to be set up so, basically you can only see one of the two colors at a time. So as long as you use separate lights on port and starboard for the GT27, I'm not seeing how you have any blind sp...
by jonnymac
Tue Dec 01, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: ST21 'Skinnydip' build, and boating adventures, Noosa, Australia
Replies: 5625
Views: 449010

Re: ST21 'Skinnydip' build, and boating adventures, Noosa, Australia

cape man wrote: Tue Dec 01, 2020 5:56 am I'll wager she's around 20 to 25 pounds when she comes off the jig/mould, leaving plenty of space for 15 - 20 pounds of innards and some hardware, and I may be over... :D

After all, what does a sheet and a half of 4mm Okume weigh?
13 pounds per sheet, so approx 20 lbs
by jonnymac
Sun Nov 29, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: ST21 'Skinnydip' build, and boating adventures, Noosa, Australia
Replies: 5625
Views: 449010

Re: ST21 'Skinnydip' build, and boating adventures, Noosa, Australia

Pram looks great! Hell it all looks great! I made it through all the 561 pages in the last week or so. What a roller coaster of a story telling ride! I hope to scuba dive the great barrier reef some day and maybe by then I'll be able to see some great oyster beds around Noosa. My wife's going to be ...
by jonnymac
Sun Nov 29, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Woods Skoota 32DM
Replies: 1815
Views: 171210

Re: Woods Skoota 32DM

do you use the space behind the settee backs for any kind of storage or anything. looks like an inviting space to hang out.
by jonnymac
Sat Nov 28, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: GT27 Build (Wes K)
Replies: 633
Views: 49530

Re: GT27 Build (Wes K)

windows and deck are looking good! Your design details for the front deck really pull it all together.
by jonnymac
Fri Nov 20, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: GT27 Build (Wes K)
Replies: 633
Views: 49530

Re: GT27 Build (Wes K)

glad to hear the windows came in! It will be exciting to see them installed. I’ve been jonesin’ for an update. 😜
by jonnymac
Sun Nov 15, 2020 6:25 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Sorin's DE23
Replies: 123
Views: 4969

Re: Sorin's DE23

looking good! Glad to hear you are doing well. Stay safe!
by jonnymac
Sun Nov 15, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Woods Skoota 32DM
Replies: 1815
Views: 171210

Re: Woods Skoota 32DM

windows are looking good! Hope you can get your back feeling better.