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by Kenfyoozed
Thu Oct 08, 2020 8:42 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Hickman Sled 18 Bonus plans
Replies: 31
Views: 2065

Re: Hickman Sled 18 Bonus plans

I have noticed it seems like most of the original Hickman sea sleds have sides that are close to vertical while most of the non Hickman designs flare out in the sides. Why is this or am I just seeing things wrong?
by Kenfyoozed
Sat Oct 03, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Hickman Sled 18 Bonus plans
Replies: 31
Views: 2065

Re: Hickman Sled 18 Bonus plans

i wanted to build in 3d as it is and then scale it 10%. A few other topside tweets that i wanted to play with like the sheer line.....
by Kenfyoozed
Sat Oct 03, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Hickman Sled 18 Bonus plans
Replies: 31
Views: 2065

Re: Hickman Sled 18 Bonus plans

I've been playing around trying to develop this hull in delftship. But having a hard time getting the bow fleshed out. Anyone have any tips?
by Kenfyoozed
Fri Sep 25, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Hickman Sled 18 Bonus plans
Replies: 31
Views: 2065

Re: Hickman Sled 18 Bonus plans

At this stage I was thinking that by making panels from strips that it may cost less than plywood. I also wanted to add a flare to the bow like the Tideline has. So I thought that combining strip panels for the flats areas already there but using the sheathed stip method for the flare. If there are ...
by Kenfyoozed
Fri Sep 25, 2020 9:58 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Hickman Sled 18 Bonus plans
Replies: 31
Views: 2065

Re: Hickman Sled 18 Bonus plans

The spreadsheet version is what I did wrote last night. Just need to get all the dimensions now and have the labeled as to the corresponding positions. Is there a reason this boat couldn't be built as a sheathed strip instead of stitch and glue? Or how about making flat panels from strips and using ...
by Kenfyoozed
Thu Sep 24, 2020 10:24 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Hickman Sled 18 Bonus plans
Replies: 31
Views: 2065

Re: Hickman Sled 18 Bonus plans

How would on go about getting the proper stringers for the HS18? The beam of the hs18 looks to be 86". Could this design be scaled by 15% to get a max beam of 99" and length of 21'-2"? I I was thinking of 3/8" plywood for the hull. Also is there a provision for the HS18 plans in ...
by Kenfyoozed
Thu Sep 24, 2020 1:02 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: Fuel Fun
Replies: 20
Views: 516

Re: Fuel Fun

Make sure you seal it back up properly or you will be doing it again soon
by Kenfyoozed
Wed Sep 23, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: Fuel Fun
Replies: 20
Views: 516

Re: Fuel Fun

Yes the "circle thing with screws " should be your fuel gauge. The other 90 coming off the tank with a the 1/2" plug should be another access point. You could try opening that and using a jump. Or you could pump it all out with the primer bulb.
by Kenfyoozed
Wed Sep 23, 2020 4:01 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Cat 22
Replies: 55
Views: 1487

Re: Cat 22

That is one sexy hull!
by Kenfyoozed
Tue Sep 22, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Hickman Sled 18 Bonus plans
Replies: 31
Views: 2065

Re: Hickman Sled 18 Bonus plans

Is it possible to scale up either the HS18 or TX18 for a longer boat?