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    Re: Help identify?

    Huckins possibly ?
  2. Re: Sailboat search, 10’ bridge clearance@mlw. Hot stove league discussion.

    If you're into the Drascombe but can't find plans,...
    Check out Tad Roberts Ratty or Tern at 20 and 24 feet respectively.
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    Re: Lake MacQuarie Classic Boat Association

    Looks great.
    Did you float her yet?
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    Re: Boat deacessioning

    I'm digging that Seabright skiff.
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    Re: Newbie with Lots of Questions

    https://img.thriftbooks.com/api/images/m/8b469225ae96782ff34b30596ff84776371945e3.jpg

    One more to study.
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    Re: Newbie with Lots of Questions

    https://m.media-amazon.com/images/I/513I6BsSUIL._SL350_.jpg

    This one of the books in my library that I found very useful.
    There are others....
    Depends on what boat you pick and how you want to...
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    Re: Building Ninigret

    My boating season is officially over ...
    The nasty November forecasts are back.
    Lots of painting and finishing things coming up this winter... for real this time.

    Marine Zone Forecast


    ...
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    Re: Waves, WB #289

    About fetch:
    https://www.naturalnavigator.com/news/2018/03/what-is-fetch/
  9. Re: Cedar Lumber Price Woes - Sources? Suitable lightweight substitutes?

    Talk to Homestead Hardwoods in Vickery, Ohio.
    Great place to buy from.
  10. Re: Charles Wittholz Sapphire 15' 2" Catboat Plans?

    Maybe try here...found on Sailboatdata.com

    Mrs. Estelle Wittholz
    100 Williamsburg Dr.
    Silver Spring, MD 20901
    USA
    Tel: (301)593-7711
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    Re: Designing a Sailboat

    I considered building an Interlake, but never did.
    It may be something you'd like to check out.
    https://interlakesailing.org/resources/interlake-specifications/
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    Re: Designing a Sailboat

    The bigger the boat, the greater the loss in time and money should a self designed boat be a flop.
    It has happened before...right here on this forum.
    My last build, a 22 foot outboard skiff, was...
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    Re: Want to see me build a 30' Chesapeake Deadrise?

    Please accept my condolences.
    Walt's presence will surely be missed here.
    RIP Walt.
  14. Re: The art of #boatober2022. Well, my art from boatober…

    Very nice Rob...
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    Re: Building Ninigret

    Fishing has been kind of slow lately, a couple of weeks we got skunked on our Saturday morning trips.
    But the water has been cooling off so fishing should improve...when we can get out that is....
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    Re: Building a Peregrine 18

    Those oar locks and your fitment of them are superb.
  17. Re: Patience during the late stages of a build?

    Whenever I feel rushed or pressured, and continue working at it...
    something bad is bound to happen...
    Take a break from it and do something else for a while...
    Once you get back to working on...
  18. Re: Hoping to build a snug, tight boat that will live on a trailer. Avoiding leaks!

    You could still use Lifecalk or thick paint or varnish on the screws as you install them.
    Sounds like you have the hole drilling thing figured out already.
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    Re: Building Ninigret

    Lake Erie... just off of the Grand river...
    Trolling with dipsey divers.... orange and copper spoon is a good producer lately.
    56 feet of water.
    There will be lots more coming in as the weather...
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    Re: A Seil in California

    Flipping day! Y>Y>
  21. Thread: Skookum Maru

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    Re: Skookum Maru

    Great pics Chris.
    Thanks for sharing these. 😎
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    Re: Building Ninigret

    First Steelhead of the season....27 inches....about 6-7 pounds

    118797


    Sorry for the sideways pic
  23. Thread: Transom rods

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    Re: Transom rods

    Epoxy and 3/8" galvanized pins in my transom....
    I am not comfortable hanging my outboard on glued joints only.

    http://forum.woodenboat.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=40535&d=1562089019&thumb=1
  24. Re: Storing a Pooduck Skiff and her sails for the winter in NY state.

    Critters chewing on the sails would concern me way more that the wiring.
    Small sails can be stored in the house for the winter...
    Then those spars will be open to take care of your needed varnish...
  25. Re: Looking for 27' to 30' plywood epoxy powerboat that cruises 20 + knots

    The Bluejacket or a big ass Bartender would turn me on.....
    Question to be answered is how much money do you want to spend on gas...
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    Re: Tasmanian mini tug build

    This is going to be the most awesome mini tug ever.
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    Re: Deadrise With Flare

    I think I remember reading where John Gardner said planking with small, tight knots was stronger and/or tougher than clear stock.
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    Re: Skiff to Build w/ Kids - 10' Max....

    Gardner's books have a V-bottom pram.
    Give that one a look.
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    Re: Plywood lapstrake with copper rivets

    Just use West Systems epoxy in the laps.
    She will be tight and secure.
    My last build was plywood lapstrake, epoxied laps, with screws into the frames.
    She is rock solid and has not leaked one drop...
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    Re: Albury 19-9 runabout build progress

    Whoa...!!!!
    So happy to see this pop up!
    Congrats on the launch!
    Keep us posted how things go....
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    Re: Building the CoPogy 18

    Keep at it Alex!
    These are exciting times... when you're nearing the end of the hunt, and before you know it, it is launch day...
    She is looking great.
    Thanks for sharing the journey with us.
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    Re: Building the CoPogy 18

    Just catching up here with your build....
    The windows look great.
    And on to the rigging!
    I was there last year at this time.... Trying best I could to get her in the water for a few runs before...
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    Re: Any tips on using magnets in boat carpentry?

    Keep magnets away from your compass and electronic equipment.
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    Re: Split chine log repair

    It looks like good quality Douglas Fir that you're using.
    But it's not super flexible... Make sure you are drilling properly sized holes for the screws.
    I would fix that by using a slow hardener,...
  35. Re: Looking For Two of These...Seen Them Before Can't Recall Where

    I'll second that.
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    Re: Deltaville Deadrise

    That looks great Y>
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    Re: Building Ninigret

    Only came home with two fish yesterday.
    We ran straight out to 75 feet, ...about 12 - 13 miles I guess.
    I let my friend take the wheel to bring us back in....
    It was a great experience to sit back...
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    Re: Frames, ideas please!

    I can smell the rot from here....
    Get a qualified wooden boat surveyor to inspect this boat before you plunk down any cash.
    Never trust what the seller is telling you...or take the advice of a...
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    Re: Deltaville Deadrise

    Great Jim.
    I'm kinda bummed that ended so soon.
    What's next?
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    Re: Rebuilding and Repowering a 1966 ClipperCraft

    Holy Cow!!!
    You got her launched!
    Looks great.
    Don't be shy with that waterline..... I was, and need to add a couple of inches aft on mine....
    Next winter.
  41. Re: The believed abstraction of a 12 foot clinker dinghy.

    Mike,
    I don't always comment, but I'm always watching.
    The work you continue to do is exceptional.
    Thanks for keeping us posted on the progress.
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    Re: A Gartside # 130 followed me home

    Don't make that ring too small.... by a much bigger diameter than you might think.... My attempt jammed way too easily....too small diameter.
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    Re: Building the CoPogy 18

    The paint really starts to show the finished product.
    Y>Y>
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    Re: Bedding compound…yet again

    2nd Boatlife polysulphide...
    But this time around I used Quad sealant from Home cheapo...
    About 8 bucks a tube.....very rubbery....
    Cheap enough to buy a tube to try out.
    I have no complaints so...
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    Re: Building Ninigret

    Great day fishing on Lake Erie yesterday...
    We got 8 walleyes... threw back a few 5-6 pound cats...
    Went out in 1-3 foot waves... headed back in once the wind kicked up and waves were building up...
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    Re: Unusual doubleender sighted

    That's a great looking old boat.
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    Re: Building a Peregrine 18

    Really nice place to work in.
    I'm on board to watch this come together.
    Keep us posted.
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    Re: Selway Fisher Clyde 18

    Good choice.
    Building the boat around that garage framework would be a nightmare.
    Keep at it .......
    Your well on your way to having a completed boat.
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    Re: Deadrise With Flare

    Love seeing a new build from you Jim.
  50. Re: Hardwood transom-oak dowels or galvanized pins?

    I don't trust an outboard hanging on a glued joint....
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