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by Jaysen
Sun Mar 05, 2017 3:46 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun
Replies: 1676
Views: 160840

Re: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun

I really like that silica stuff. How is it for strength? I thought about Fuzz and Tony prodding and said "why not?" Went inside and thought about how to do the mapping for kerfs. 3D scanner and surface mapping would be nice. Now that I live here, no access. A 3 axis CAM on sense mode with ...
by Jaysen
Sun Mar 05, 2017 1:44 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun
Replies: 1676
Views: 160840

Re: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun

Good lord almighty. Fast epoxy is fast! I really like the silica mix. I was able to get a nice "wax" to fill holes. Worked into the holes very smooth and with no sag that will require more than a sand and touch of fairing mix. Did lose most of a 3oz mix to of melting my hand when it went o...
by Jaysen
Sun Mar 05, 2017 1:16 pm
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: Sintes 21 Rebuild
Replies: 1618
Views: 129014

Re: Sintes 21 Rebuild

Someone call the Russians. Tell them we need fuzz's wife sent back ASAP. Trouble is brewing. Just tell her "he's thinking". That should be adequate.
by Jaysen
Sun Mar 05, 2017 1:13 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun
Replies: 1676
Views: 160840

Re: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun

Never under estimate the ability of an idiot! I've been thinking of how I did that. Here's what I've got... I think that part was unevenly supported at glue up. I had weight setting in the middle to provide pressure and the bottom was supported by the deck. In looking at old photos my guess is there...
by Jaysen
Sun Mar 05, 2017 12:01 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun
Replies: 1676
Views: 160840

Re: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun

If push comes to shove I'd pull out the hand tools. Rip saw and chisel would be the fall back for me.
by Jaysen
Sun Mar 05, 2017 11:15 am
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun
Replies: 1676
Views: 160840

Re: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun

Yes. But when one doesn't have one, one tends to be creative :D
by Jaysen
Sun Mar 05, 2017 9:14 am
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun
Replies: 1676
Views: 160840

Re: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun

I little material porn... Topcoats with brushing activator/reducer 584 Wood flour, silica, non-slip additive, 10 woven and ... drumroll please ... FAST HARDENER! 585 Back to real business... on the table I can see that it's actually "twisted". I think it's more that' the bend is along a pl...
by Jaysen
Sat Mar 04, 2017 9:23 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun
Replies: 1676
Views: 160840

Re: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun

Not yet. Added a bit more weight. Will take a few tomorrow and see if it springs back less. I'm expecting it's a lost cause.
by Jaysen
Sat Mar 04, 2017 6:51 pm
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: Paint over aluminum hull
Replies: 5
Views: 766

Re: Paint over aluminum hull

BB Sig wrote: Sat Mar 04, 2017 6:37 pm That could be said for everyone on this forum! :roll: Nothing about doing this would be considered easy except a kit and that only lasts so long as "easy". :lol:
As kit cheater (and proud of it) I can confirm the truth of your response :?
by Jaysen
Sat Mar 04, 2017 6:50 pm
Forum: Builder's Small Boats
Topic: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun
Replies: 1676
Views: 160840

Re: Jaysen's V12 -- 'Lil Bit' of everything fun

That would not satisfy the boss. She's kind of hoping that there's a one way trip in my future :lol: