Search:

Type: Posts; User: DeniseO30

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.11 seconds.

  1. Replies
    71
    Views
    9,591

    Beautiful! do I see a little bit of Viking...

    Beautiful! do I see a little bit of Viking influence?
  2. Thread: Gas ovens

    by DeniseO30
    Replies
    12
    Views
    176

    This may help also, search YouTube with your...

    This may help also, search YouTube with your model number, you might be able to find a guide on how to fix intermittent ignition, tapping on a gas valve, or replacing a gas valve.
    For example:...
  3. Thread: Gas ovens

    by DeniseO30
    Replies
    12
    Views
    176

    Without model numbers and more it's pretty hard...

    Without model numbers and more it's pretty hard for the experts to give you more advice! I already told you gas valves stick because they don't get used to a lot but on something as new as what you...
  4. Thread: Gas ovens

    by DeniseO30
    Replies
    12
    Views
    176

    This is in your boat? I'm guessing not, if it's...

    This is in your boat? I'm guessing not, if it's Kenmore but stranger things are on boats. Considering the cost of the valve vs a new oven....

    The 10 year old Whirlpool stove in my kitchen went...
  5. Replies
    12
    Views
    220

    Re: Possible Rabl Titmouse restoration

    discussion here. http://forum.woodenboat.com/showthread.php?184780-Sam-Rabl-Titmouse Without photos we are all only guessing.. but inasmuch you are asking.. yes, probably more then you want to take...
  6. Thread: Gas ovens

    by DeniseO30
    Replies
    12
    Views
    176

    From someone with 40-plus Years Around the HVAC...

    From someone with 40-plus Years Around the HVAC business, with a strong knowledge of gas-fired equipment, replace the valve if, you are sure it's not a loose thermocouple. (Assuming it has a...
  7. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    Re: Restoration of the BC Salmon Troller "Petrel"

    Photos and vids are a close I'll ever get to SM Chris But I'm sure wishing I were in your neighborhood!
    Pocket trawlers, Not wood, but this was my idea of living the "dream" ...
  8. Re: Does anyone know more about this boat, and if plans are available?

    Kain, MMD could do your plans for you :)

    I'm not even close to guessing how to design a sailboat although much has changed since the old IOR designs. (not even sure I'm using IOR in the right...
  9. Replies
    13
    Views
    510

    Is this your first post?; if so welcome! my...

    Is this your first post?; if so welcome!

    my assumption is if you're asking, you don't know how.

    that chair is not worth fixing, looks like it came from a department store.

    I have the...
  10. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    Re: Restoration of the BC Salmon Troller "Petrel"

    LOve the photos Chris! (but I can't hear a thing!) Guess I kind of love the sound of Diesels in the morning LOL
  11. Well then you probably know how long it actually...

    Well then you probably know how long it actually takes to build a boat of that size. our friends building Arabella up in Massachusetts I think are going into the third year and just now starting to...
  12. Such are the ways of people that use voice...

    Such are the ways of people that use voice activated typing, then have to go back and edit, which winds up taking more time than if they wrote the post with regular keyboard typing. But far be it...
  13. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    Oh boy you're having Sunrise Coffee? what...

    Oh boy you're having Sunrise Coffee?
    what about that third wooden plug 4" above the waterline on the 5th frame?

    😇

    I'm glad most of the concrete is just lifting out, Chris
  14. Thank you for making me invisible 🤔 so glad I'm...

    Thank you for making me invisible 🤔 so glad I'm not an angry feminist "anymore"
  15. Replies
    31
    Views
    557

    Epoxy needs to be exact measured not like...

    Epoxy needs to be exact measured not like polyester resin.

    mixing in a cup will almost guarantee it will kick way faster than necessary, as soon as you mix it transfer it to a shallow container....
  16. As you say, it's going to be your first boat, I...

    As you say, it's going to be your first boat, I guess it also means your first build. I would suggest you find plans from designer who is alive and can be in contact should you need it during the...
  17. Look it up!

    Look it up!
  18. Cute! Can't really make out any numbers but it...

    Cute! Can't really make out any numbers but it looks like any other canoe , little bit narrow like a small kayak.
    My very first solo canoe was Gil gilpatrick's Puddle Duck (14'6") and my one-off...
  19. I don't know, I don't have plans in front of me....

    I don't know, I don't have plans in front of me. On most canoes, the keel is attached after.

    Strippers can be built without stems also.
  20. Gary, I would say layout the station molds and...

    Gary, I would say layout the station molds and allow for the thickness of the hull depending how it was originally specified if, you can even tell from the plans, some of the drawings assumed...
  21. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    When it comes to boats we all over think!

    When it comes to boats we all over think!
  22. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    Alex ^5

    Alex ^5
  23. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    It must be 25 years ago I had to rent a diamond...

    It must be 25 years ago I had to rent a diamond core drill set up for a job where we had to run piping through pre-stressed concrete, it was interesting, very expensive, but cheaper than paying a...
  24. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    I don't know, but a rented 14 inch gas powered...

    I don't know, but a rented 14 inch gas powered Diamond blade seems appealing! Easy as cutting pie? I don't think so. Lol

    For those that want to get technical
    https://youtu.be/wcS37A_jy0w
  25. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    I think there's a good chance a lot of that...

    I think there's a good chance a lot of that cement will just lift out.
    I still have 2 Harbor Freight $17 right angle grinders that we used when we built the wheeled cradle for my sailboat.

    ...
  26. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    I've not seen mention that the concrete offers...

    I've not seen mention that the concrete offers any kind of structural element maybe even serves the same structural purpose the floors would serve, but what do I know.

    I do like the idea of the...
  27. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    Or? make the floors wide and maybe thick enough ...

    Or? make the floors wide and maybe thick enough to cover the original frame and the sister frame end?
  28. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    I respect Nick and all his ways, but not...

    I respect Nick and all his ways, but not everyone understands or even knows what a drift or a drift bolt is.

    If I understand it correctly, it's basically a big pin driven into a drilled hole...
  29. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    Re: Restoration of the BC Salmon Troller "Petrel"

    Floors are certainly a good thing and will put that band saw to work Chris!
  30. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    Well, maybe allot of the center cement will lift...

    Well, maybe allot of the center cement will lift out, another way to break it is by drilling holes and driving steel wedges in, just like the ancients did!

    Still wondering when the floors became...
  31. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    The "good" thing about any kind of fasteners in...

    The "good" thing about any kind of fasteners in wood is the nature of wood itself. This why even smooth nails are so difficult to remove.

    Nah, you don't want to be hammerin, heck I'd be hesitant...
  32. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    Re: Restoration of the BC Salmon Troller "Petrel"

    Chris, it would be would be easier to sell her if the work appears to be ongoing rather than abandoned in appearance. Just my 2 cents :)
  33. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    But she didn't have floors. The keel timber seems...

    But she didn't have floors. The keel timber seems rather massive and the fish holds would have been large as possible. Not that I'm an expert on trawler or fishing boat Construction. They probably...
  34. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    Re: Restoration of the BC Salmon Troller "Petrel"

    whys not lay plastic and wood separation strips, pour cement, when hard you have custom fit in blocks that can be lifted out! (remove the plastic after) But whatta I know :d

    Cement sucks...
  35. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,956

    Have you considered Tabernacle mast/s? Have...

    Have you considered Tabernacle mast/s?

    Have you considered Cat Boats? Very wide beam very shallow draft not much standing rigging, the larger ones can even be done in cat Ketch rig.

    Don't...
  36. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,956

    Re: Skeg or no skeg on an 18' sharpie

    Why would you not build in plywood? and the skeg.. leave it off, easy to add when you need it. I don't see the skeg giving anyone problems unless they want to sail on mud :) I Guess a retractable...
  37. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,956

    Re: Skeg or no skeg on an 18' sharpie

    Why would you not build in plywood? and the skeg.. leave it off, easy to add when you need it. I don't see the skeg giving anyone problems unless they want to sail on mud :)
  38. Replies
    20
    Views
    927

    Get a real compression test in psi, not a "oh...

    Get a real compression test in psi, not a "oh if I can turn it over by hand" test,.
    Those old Volvo engines have massive flywheels.
    #1 should be what can you afford?
    #2 what do you really...
  39. Replies
    11
    Views
    418

    Like it certainly carry that dead moose in there...

    Like it certainly carry that dead moose in there when you go back to Trappin lol
  40. Replies
    11
    Views
    418

    Was it actually never completed or did you take...

    Was it actually never completed or did you take off the rails?
    If it's not sun damaged it could turn out pretty!

    Length, beam?
  41. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,956

    Lol it's still on sailboat listings and may not...

    Lol it's still on sailboat listings and may not be the same one.
    https://m.sailboatlistings.com/view/58906
  42. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,956

    Thanks! Every now and then I see a Meadowlark...

    Thanks!
    Every now and then I see a Meadowlark on Craigslist, that I think was up on Nockamixon they were trying to sell it for next to nothing, I think it had a broken mast andwas a cat catch...
  43. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    Gawd, but you got to love the Home Depot...

    Gawd, but you got to love the Home Depot paneling & cabinets think they were "special order"?
  44. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    Re: Restoration of the BC Salmon Troller "Petrel"

    Believe me.. they are great photos Chris!
  45. Replies
    44
    Views
    1,956

    Re: Skeg or no skeg on an 18' sharpie

    you are probaly obsessing over something that hardly matters.. On the other hand why complicate sailing with a cat ketch rig? One mast 2 sails are certainly lighter in weight than 2 and 4
  46. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    Beautiful! Chris, what she like below deck?

    Beautiful! Chris, what she like below deck?
  47. Replies
    61
    Views
    3,437

    Many yards & clubs let smaller boats on trailers...

    Many yards & clubs let smaller boats on trailers drysail. (Rigged and ready on the trailer) I imagine a half decent cover could be made for a cat boat to keep the sun off of it. I just don't feel...
  48. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    Chris, please do start another long-running...

    Chris, please do start another long-running thread featuring Skookum Maru. I don't know about others but I consider you a contributing writer on Wooden Boat forum!
  49. Replies
    61
    Views
    3,437

    I just read your whole thread, I can't see any...

    I just read your whole thread, I can't see any of your pictures, maybe they'll show on my desktop.
    5200 is not a lifesaver, it will eventually become hard and brittle it may take a long time but...
  50. Replies
    3,374
    Views
    300,966

    Well they just had lobster boat races up in Maine...

    Well they just had lobster boat races up in Maine maybe it's time for a PNW trawler races!
Results 1 to 50 of 1000
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4