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  1. Re: Disabled builder with Redwing 18 kit needs it gone ASAP.

    I sent him a message letting him know you may be interested and that I could pass his info along if he's will to share it. If he responds, I'll let you know.ASAP. I'm kind of stuck home due to...
  2. Re: Disabled builder with Redwing 18 kit needs it gone ASAP.

    From the post I quoted above.
  3. Disabled builder with Redwing 18 kit needs it gone ASAP.

    I saw this over on a yahoo group I'm a member of. The owner is having some health issues and needs to get the kit gone quick as he has to move. If the post doesn't show, I can try to get his info and...
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    Re: The Harbor Master Called me Today

    Very nice copper work.
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    Re: LYS Build Plans #582

    I've built a few knock together boats like the one pictured and canoes too, just so I could reach areas of small lakes and ponds to catch the good fish. Y:o
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    Re: LYS Build Plans #582

    .....Y>
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    Re: LYS Build Plans #582

    I wouldn't worry about it. It was designed to be built that way. Besides, a lot of us know about boats that are held together with bubble gum and duck tape.
  8. Thread: LYSS Build

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    Re: LYSS Build

    Nice boat. Good work.
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    Re: Building Another Barge?

    Lake Greenwood in Greenwood, SC. Nearest lake to me is behind my house a couple miles, Lake Bowen in nothern Spartanburg county.
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    Re: Building Another Barge?

    WoW! That sucks. I live in upstate SC not very far from the mountains and we get about the same thing. A few inches a year and sometimes an ice storm. We haven't had a snow here like that since the...
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    Re: Building Another Barge?

    ...Y>
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    Re: Building Another Barge?

    Much like. That's a snazzy bird mansion.
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    Re: The Harbor Master Called me Today

    The selector valves are something I would like to keep ole manuel. I don't trust the new techy electronic valves. Loose power and loose the ability to switch tanks. I also like the idea of a transfer...
  14. Re: Perihelion - a story of hubris, failure... and redemption?

    After reading this, I have decided not to build my boat that I have been planning for many years. It has taken me 1.5 years to build a 12x16 workshop. I'm still nowhere near done. I have a frame with...
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    Re: babysitting a classic

    Oh my way.

    https://i.ytimg.com/vi/y3B98bqHYv0/hqdefault.jpg
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    Re: Restoration of a 1935 Richardson Cruisabout

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    Re: Restoration of a 1935 Richardson Cruisabout

    Use the photobucket browser add on for Firefox or Google Chrome browser. It allows viewing of the broken links. I use flickr for my host now.

    ...
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    Re: The Harbor Master Called me Today

    Oh yeah. That's the stuff. Once everything else is done, that table will be the icing. Y>
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    Re: The Harbor Master Called me Today

    That is going to be nice.
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    Re: The Harbor Master Called me Today

    I went back and looked closer at the pic. I see it now. The look of the grain plus this old computer made it look like it was three solid pieces glued together. I also have an eye doctor...
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    Re: The Harbor Master Called me Today

    I do like where you're going with the new table. I think it will suite the boat better than the old one. Being the recyler that I am, would it be possible to strip off the formica and use the base...
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    Re: The Harbor Master Called me Today

    Pics didn't come through. I'm at a loss as to why.




    Thank you sir.
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    Re: The Harbor Master Called me Today

    That's a nice little stove. Please, would you pass along the link to DL the manny?
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    Re: 19 Ft Cruising Sailboat from DN Goodchild Plans

    And it looks good too.
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    Re: 19 Ft Cruising Sailboat from DN Goodchild Plans

    I do like the way you set up and reinforced that tabernacle.






    It's just the forefoot of the hull. Then it flattens out all the way to the rear. I think the V entry part of the bow is...
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    Re: 19 Ft Cruising Sailboat from DN Goodchild Plans

    Yes, but it will be the larger dimensions and the v entry instead of the flat bottom bow.

    It doesn't require much power for it's size. The one pictured is running an Evinrude 115 HP. I am planning...
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    Re: The Harbor Master Called me Today

    Y'all are giving me ideas. We need airflow through our cabinets, lockers, and enclosed spaces to prevent mold growth. Might as well make the venting solution interesting.
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    Re: 19 Ft Cruising Sailboat from DN Goodchild Plans

    I am building the optional 30' feet with a V entry. The pics are the standard 27' with the flat bottom bow.


    This is quoted from Spria International's website, the Launchings section. That's also...
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    Re: Building Another Barge?

    Yes sir, you have been well informed. :d
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    Re: 19 Ft Cruising Sailboat from DN Goodchild Plans

    ...Y>
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    Re: Building Another Barge?

    I agree. When my grandmother owned the house next to me, it was sheathed in foam, then had 1x3 wood strapingput around it, and covered with vinyl siding. One 18,000BTU window AC unit keep the entire...
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    Re: 19 Ft Cruising Sailboat from DN Goodchild Plans

    Not yet. I have plans to start when my youngest son leaves for the military in 2021. If my financial fortunes change between now and then, I'll start sooner. It's possible that it may happen sooner....
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    Re: 19 Ft Cruising Sailboat from DN Goodchild Plans

    ... Y>
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    Re: 19 Ft Cruising Sailboat from DN Goodchild Plans

    You're welcome.
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    Re: 19 Ft Cruising Sailboat from DN Goodchild Plans

    I hate photobucket, but I digress.

    My condolences on loosing your father.
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    Re: The Harbor Master Called me Today

    Guineas! I never thought of a grid layout like that and I did some scale drafting in school.
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    Re: The Harbor Master Called me Today

    That is a neat idea. I've only seen curved steps in aluminum.
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    Re: The Harbor Master Called me Today

    I like that. Did you glue them into one removable panel? Where does the engine draw air from to run?
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    Re: Plywood boat rebuild

    ...Y>
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    Re: Plywood boat rebuild

    Is that the Mill Creek yak? It's a nice looking little boat.

    Sorry to hi-jack.
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    Re: H28 "Larrikin" rebuild

    We all need boat bucks. Can't really have enough of those.
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    Re: Mounting tanks against hull?

    Yes, I agree.
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    Re: The Harbor Master Called me Today

    Possibly. I'm looking for abrasion resistance for beaching the boat from time to time.
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    Re: The Harbor Master Called me Today

    I'm glad I am on this thread. A lot of good tips and tricks have been outlined here.

    I thought about using dynel above the water line and glass below. I'm not sure if it matters if dynel is used...
  45. Re: What type of boats are the "Disneyland Jungle Cruise" boats?

    That is a nice boat.
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    Re: The Harbor Master Called me Today

    That's a great pic. I really do like the shape of your boat.
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    Re: Mounting tanks against hull?

    Y> I've been doing some research. I think 1/2 inch nonabsorbent material similar to starboard, expoxied or glued with 5200, to the tanks will give me the clearance for water drainage to the rear...
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    Re: Mounting tanks against hull?

    @ Bob Cleek

    Thanks. That's helpful info and the link above was helpful as well, but it all seems to be geared toward metal tanks.

    The tanks I will use are poly. They will be under the decks...
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    Re: Mounting tanks against hull?

    That does not sound odd at all. I should have thought of it. I walk by them all the time when I go to TSC. With as much weight as the tanks may hold, foam seemed a little light duty to me.
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    Re: Toto plans, designer credit

    Y> Thanks for clearing that one up.
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