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by MarkOrge
Sat Jul 23, 2016 10:36 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Cvincent's PH18
Replies: 226
Views: 17406

Re: Cvincent's PH18

Nice work Man
by MarkOrge
Tue Jul 12, 2016 6:34 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: willg's PH18 - "Yepper" launched 6/11/17
Replies: 326
Views: 36406

Re: willg's PH18

Really nice work Will. Clean and precise, surgical quality !
by MarkOrge
Mon Jul 11, 2016 4:46 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Mark's PH18 in Toronto
Replies: 387
Views: 40809

Re: Mark's PH18 in Toronto

Spent most of the weekend prepping for Kiwi grip. Wow this is like paint - 95% of the work is prep but it pays off. My neighbor Jeremy, who is now a young man since I started htis project 4 years ago is inspecting the prep work on teh rear deck http://gallery.bateau2.com/albums/userpics/22680/normal...
by MarkOrge
Thu Jul 07, 2016 12:38 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Mark's PH18 in Toronto
Replies: 387
Views: 40809

Re: Mark's PH18 in Toronto

Thanks Dustin. They did the outside of the hatches, but I did all the insides with bilge paint. I still have to do the underside of the hatches but that can wait. Hopefully in the next weekend or two I can get the Kiwi grip done, I have no idea how long that will take as I have never done it but it ...
by MarkOrge
Thu Jul 07, 2016 9:54 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Mark's PH18 in Toronto
Replies: 387
Views: 40809

Re: Mark's PH18 in Toronto

Oops missed a question; I have an Evinrude 115 Ficht that was new on my last rebuild project. I believe it is the same motor as BarraMan's. Runs like a top, sips gas, barely uses any oil. I hope to pay opff what I have spent so far and with the weight to get the zippy performance I like I'll need a ...
by MarkOrge
Thu Jul 07, 2016 9:50 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Mark's PH18 in Toronto
Replies: 387
Views: 40809

Re: Mark's PH18 in Toronto

Thanks everyone. Jack plate: this is mounted so that on te full down position, the cavitation plate is level with the bottom of the hull, so the entire apparatus is actually as high as it can go. But that having been said, now I need to double check and make sure the shop did in fact do this! Weight...
by MarkOrge
Wed Jul 06, 2016 5:22 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Mark's PH18 in Toronto
Replies: 387
Views: 40809

Re: Mark's PH18 in Toronto

Got her home and put her back on the cradle and in the garage, bolted lots of stuff on that was dry fit, then called up brother in law with the boom truck and put her back on the cradle so we could finish.... http://gallery.bateau2.com/albums/userpics/22680/normal_June20_Boat_Hoist-3.jpg http://gall...
by MarkOrge
Wed Jul 06, 2016 4:29 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Mark's PH18 in Toronto
Replies: 387
Views: 40809

Re: Mark's PH18 in Toronto

sorry guys it has been so crazy busy I have to do some batch updating... I have been remiss in my sharing of recent successes. Got her back a few weeks ago from the paint shop. Although I was not happy with over spray in my hatches... she is one shiny beast. Awlgrip White... they took a long time as...
by MarkOrge
Wed Jul 06, 2016 4:09 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Cvincent's PH18
Replies: 226
Views: 17406

Re: Cvincent's PH18

Good luck on your PH18, you will love it as I do mine !
by MarkOrge
Mon Jun 06, 2016 8:30 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Mark's PH18 in Toronto
Replies: 387
Views: 40809

Re: Mark's PH18 in Toronto

Wow thanks Guys. Sorry I have been busy, my Phantom was supposed to squeeze in just prior to the busy season when about 1000 people in the market area would suddenly want all their work doNE and boats in the water for the Canadian Long weekend, but alas I lost a few weeks. I'll have some update pict...