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    05-23-2017, 01:28 PM
    Etdbob replied to a thread Summer Breeze in Building / Repair
    Well, the boat is all but finished. All that remains is to flip it over and pain the bottom. Came out fine I think, although I used free paint from...
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    05-18-2017, 04:02 PM
    Etdbob replied to a thread Free Hull! in Misc. Boat Related
    John, I have the same problem - If it was a boat, where's the dagger board case? No slots in the bottom. I've never heard of a production fiberglass...
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    05-18-2017, 01:02 PM
    Etdbob replied to a thread Free Hull! in Misc. Boat Related
    Finally got around to measuring the hull. She's 11 feet by 4, and definitely had a rudder and wales installed at one point. Must have used a clip...
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    05-09-2017, 12:38 PM
    Etdbob replied to a thread Free Hull! in Misc. Boat Related
    Arr, I had to look up "Scuppered wale structure", it being a bit of Boat Code over me head. Spaced inwales I get. I'm just finishing up my first...
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    05-09-2017, 11:51 AM
    Etdbob replied to a thread Free Hull! in Misc. Boat Related
    David, Do you think she would make a decent little sail boat without a centerboard? That's what confused me - I figured if she was ever a...
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    05-08-2017, 07:47 PM
    Etdbob replied to a thread Summer Breeze in Building / Repair
    Good photos Kevin, thanks! Nice plywood. I used external chines, I'd have done internal if I'd thought of it. Hmmm, I bet that's the difference? ...
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    05-08-2017, 07:09 PM
    Etdbob replied to a thread Free Hull! in Misc. Boat Related
    Thanks for the replies. I don't know her length, I didn't measure it yet, perhaps 12 feet? I see the remains of epoxy tabs inside where a floor...
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    05-05-2017, 06:58 PM
    Etdbob replied to a thread simple jon boat. in Building / Repair
    In reply to your original question about plywood - I sure hope it's OK to use 1/4" AC plywood, because I'm in the middle of making a Summers...
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    05-05-2017, 06:50 PM
    Etdbob started a thread Free Hull! in Misc. Boat Related
    A neighbor has this old fiberglass hull laying around and wants to get rid of it. It was left behind by the previous owner of the property, so he...
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    05-05-2017, 06:37 PM
    Etdbob replied to a thread Summer Breeze in Building / Repair
    There is never as much time to work on the boat as I'd like, but I have gotten the bottom on. Almost got the keel and skeg on yesterday but just as I...
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    04-25-2017, 03:03 PM
    Etdbob replied to a thread Summer Breeze in Building / Repair
    Ah ha! You modified the stem, didn't you? Or used a cutwater applied externally. I was thinking of doing that too. Edensaw is 300 miles away. I'm...
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    04-25-2017, 02:50 PM
    Etdbob replied to a thread A call for designs in Designs / Plans
    A canoe-barge could be paddle right smartly by four people using the canoe seats, and the decked portion between the seats could be used to carry...
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    04-24-2017, 02:50 PM
    Etdbob started a thread Summer Breeze in Building / Repair
    OK, big deal. It's just a Summers Breeze. Nothing to see here, move along folks....|;) But it's my very first build, so I'm all excited as heck! ...
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    04-24-2017, 02:23 PM
    Etdbob replied to a thread A call for designs in Designs / Plans
    HeHe, that would be me. Several times in the last twenty years there have been monster snow storms, wind storms, power outrages - And we didn't even...
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    04-24-2017, 01:58 PM
    Thanks for the replies! Old Dominion, the Penguin sure looks like a great boat, but I think I'll stick with something simpler for my first...
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