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by tech_support
Thu Feb 26, 2015 9:25 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: OB19 build in Texas - I accidentally deleted my gallery They're trying to restore.
Replies: 974
Views: 102100

Re: OB19 build in Texas - It's never done

super cool..... now you just need a second 7" display for the fishfinder and Nav screen :D
by tech_support
Thu Feb 26, 2015 9:04 am
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Fishwater's FS18
Replies: 242
Views: 45674

Re: Fishwater's FS18

looks great!

glad to know you liked the wooster roller, I think we will start stocking them. They work very well when you are not tipping
by tech_support
Thu Feb 26, 2015 9:03 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: 28 BERTRAM OUTBOARD CONVERSION
Replies: 660
Views: 157802

Re: 28 BERTRAM OUTBOARD CONVERSION

its a lot of work :!: try to keep the filler putty inside the gaps and not so much build up on the top of the foam. Ideally you want the glass bonding to that foam and not microballoons

Your family must really like ice cream :)
by tech_support
Wed Feb 25, 2015 1:59 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: A Cracker Built GF18- Finished 6/28/15
Replies: 2908
Views: 328393

Re: A Cracker Built GF18- Splashed 2-14-15

I've never seen a planked and caulked sole that was glassed over :? I have not either. Temp changes, maybe swelling/contracting, difference in hardness.....My worry is that the glass would separate from the caulk over time. If I wanted to glass over it, I would go for the white pigmented epoxy, lik...
by tech_support
Wed Feb 25, 2015 12:41 pm
Forum: Core Materials: Plywood, Foam core and Honeycomb
Topic: Divinycell nice canoe 16
Replies: 5
Views: 2024

Re: Divinycell nice canoe 16

ignoring price, is foam or plywood easier to work with?
for a small/simple boat like this. marine plywood is much faster and easier to work with
by tech_support
Wed Feb 25, 2015 9:22 am
Forum: Anything else and for sale. . .
Topic: anybody know how to read the radar screen??
Replies: 13
Views: 2155

Re: anybody know how to read the radar screen??

i read the "captain" was 19 years old, do not know if that's true or not.
by tech_support
Wed Feb 25, 2015 9:09 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: 28 BERTRAM EXPRESS CONVERSION
Replies: 461
Views: 90428

Re: 28 BERTRAM EXPRESS CONVERSION

that is a good way to re-core the gunnels :!:
by tech_support
Tue Feb 24, 2015 9:36 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: FS18 fiberglass kits
Replies: 3
Views: 865

Re: FS18 fiberglass kits

go with the regular kit...... use the saving for quickfair and perhaps extra epoxy towards the end of the build
by tech_support
Mon Feb 23, 2015 4:08 pm
Forum: Builder's Power Boats
Topic: Runabout, powered by PWC
Replies: 497
Views: 221913

Re: Runabout, powered by PWC

no problem for me :D
by tech_support
Sun Feb 22, 2015 6:55 am
Forum: Cracker Larry's Corner: Boat Repair and Rebuild Support
Topic: 28 BERTRAM OUTBOARD CONVERSION
Replies: 660
Views: 157802

Re: 28 BERTRAM OUTBOARD CONVERSION

I like the shape, no need to make a boxy console. :)

I would use thinner battens and more of them, it will help keep the shape more fair between molds. Maybe a bunch of strips of scrap 1/2 plywood.

Do you know where you are going mount the top?