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    06-17-2019, 11:16 AM
    Looking good! In an antipodean sort of way.
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    06-17-2019, 08:39 AM
    https://www.mcssl.com/store/hhpaysoncompany/instant-boat-plans/stretch-light-dory
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    06-15-2019, 07:01 AM
    DGentry replied to a thread Jay is 84 today in People & Places
    Missed it - sorry. But Happy Birthday! Always a pleasure to read your posts.
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    06-14-2019, 08:36 PM
    DGentry replied to a thread Punter in Building / Repair
    Too much for my bum shoulder, so I won't car-top her solo. Even so, I wouldn't want to take her down an interstate highway on top of the roof - cross...
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    06-13-2019, 02:48 PM
    DGentry replied to a thread Punter in Building / Repair
    Close observation reveals that the outside of the fabric is still white here. The interior is green because I sprayed a thin coat of paint onto it...
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    06-11-2019, 08:09 PM
    NRA bad. But most gun clubs require you to be an NRA member to join. Suppressors are legal in 42 states, and legal to hunt with in 40. That guy...
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    06-11-2019, 07:28 PM
    DGentry replied to a thread Small boat pron. in The Bilge
    This is Kevin Flick rowing the prototype of my Racer X - an open water racing shell - at this year's Seventy48. Apparently he finished the boat two...
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    06-11-2019, 06:22 PM
    DGentry replied to a thread Punter in Building / Repair
    Meer foto's: Punter frame, more or less complete. Still needs some more detail work - Up front, punters have some more decorative/functional...
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    06-11-2019, 09:55 AM
    Hmm, Mr Jones wrote "The H-28 has about the same wetted surface area as Brine Shrimp {the 24' cat}, but I'll warrant that Shrimp will sail three...
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    06-10-2019, 08:51 PM
    DGentry replied to a thread Small boat pron. in The Bilge
    For Peter. The first The last.
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    06-10-2019, 11:02 AM
    Night Heron by the late Thomas Firth Jones - folding, cuddy cabin, relatively inexpensive to have built....
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    06-09-2019, 09:17 PM
    Good hardware stores carry small brass, aluminum and copper sheets and such, for hobbyists. Just get the thickest they have. I have glued all of...
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    06-09-2019, 06:38 PM
    DGentry replied to a thread Punter in Building / Repair
    I like the snake idea, Reese. I get my cypress at a sawmill in St Petersburg, Florida. Whenever I get down there I come home with a roof rack load...
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    06-07-2019, 03:53 PM
    DGentry replied to a thread Punter in Building / Repair
    De zwaards Mounting gudgeons on a double ender is not too often a problem, but in this case the aft stem will be covered by the fabric. The stem...
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    06-07-2019, 03:03 PM
    MDO plywood is typically less expensive than even marine fir, is widely available, and is typically of good quality.
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    06-07-2019, 11:08 AM
    DGentry replied to a thread Punter in Building / Repair
    Mast step glued together, with drain channel. And in place at the base of the mastkoker: The step is not really traditional, but suitable for...
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    06-07-2019, 09:22 AM
    DGentry replied to a thread Punter in Building / Repair
    And they all have a little sculling notch in the transom.
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    06-06-2019, 08:14 PM
    DGentry replied to a thread Punter in Building / Repair
    I do have that book, and referenced it plenty. I like that old beat up boat of his. Meer - At some point I attached the lowest chines, as well. ...
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    06-05-2019, 12:42 PM
    DGentry replied to a thread Punter in Building / Repair
    Deel twee FF, I was not aware of any grp punters - at least zeilpunters. Interesting. Please chime in with local knowledge whenever you can. ...
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    06-04-2019, 09:32 PM
    DGentry started a thread Punter in Building / Repair
    Hallo iedereen! It's been a while since I posted on the forum, so I thought I'd do a thread on one of my current projects. And, that current project...
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    06-01-2019, 06:55 AM
    Welcome Teaman. There are many coating options for SOF kayaks. I suggest you take a look at this Masik article, "It's a Qajak" by Mike Bielski,...
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