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by hoodman
Sun Feb 17, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Frame 2 does no match plan
Replies: 8
Views: 279

Re: Frame 2 does no match plan

You might just put a call in to Glen-L. You might be okay as is but they should be able to tell you for sure and put your mind at ease.
by hoodman
Sun Feb 17, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: 20ft Texas Barrel
Replies: 375
Views: 59367

Re: 20ft Texas Barrel

Nice, glad you're okay.
by hoodman
Sun Feb 17, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: Glen-L RV's
Topic: What is the build time for the Everglade?
Replies: 1
Views: 78

Re: What is the build time for the Everglade?

That all mainly depends on you. It usually takes me about twice as long to do a project as I think it will. I think the campers can probably go together a little quicker than the boats, though.
by hoodman
Wed Feb 13, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi from Maryland - building the Malahini
Replies: 69
Views: 10516

Re: Hi from Maryland - building the Malahini

The floor looks great. You could set up some pins on the fore end and have a mini bowling alley. :lol:
by hoodman
Wed Feb 13, 2019 6:19 pm
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Rome, Ga. Barrelback
Replies: 14
Views: 776

Re: Rome, Ga. Barrelback

I think I used a low iron to smooth out the creases on the patterns. Worked just fine and didn't have any issues after.
by hoodman
Tue Feb 12, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Console Skiff Build
Replies: 72
Views: 11051

Re: Console Skiff Build

The spray rails on my Geronimo almost completely eliminate any spray coming up over the bow.
by hoodman
Tue Feb 12, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Waterlodge Too questions
Replies: 8
Views: 305

Re: Waterlodge Too questions

A newer 4 stroke will be a totally different world than that old OMC.
by hoodman
Tue Feb 12, 2019 6:09 pm
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Tuffy Build
Replies: 45
Views: 9186

Re: Tuffy Build

I used the same jig. It worked out well and the hole came out right on target.
by hoodman
Tue Feb 12, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Waterlodge Too questions
Replies: 8
Views: 305

Re: Waterlodge Too questions

Really I think you'd be best with a modern 4 stroke outboard. I had a 25 hp four stroke merc on my jon boat. Even at full throttle and the wind in our faces, I could have a conversation with the person next to me. At idle or part throttle it just hummed along. I think you'll get a lot more out of a ...
by hoodman
Sat Feb 09, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Unconventional Barrelback 20
Replies: 13
Views: 513

Re: Unconventional Barrelback 20

White oak is great framing material. Add in the fact that it's from your own property and that's even better. Have fun with your build!
by hoodman
Sat Feb 09, 2019 11:07 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member from Roanoke, TX USA!
Replies: 5
Views: 311

Re: New Member from Roanoke, TX USA!

Determination is really all it takes. Have fun!
by hoodman
Wed Feb 06, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: Launching Ramp
Topic: Enjoying our Malahini
Replies: 9
Views: 925

Re: Enjoying our Malahini

Congratulations on the launch! You did a fantastic job!
by hoodman
Sat Feb 02, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: MI Malahini Build, Post Flip.
Replies: 33
Views: 4566

Re: MI Malahini Build, Post Flip.

Looks great! My wife has one of those machines too. Came in handy to cut out the registration numbers. Planning to cut vinyl for boat name as well with it.
by hoodman
Sun Jan 27, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member - Massachusetts
Replies: 3
Views: 739

Re: New Member - Massachusetts

Welcome! How far along are you? Or just in the planning stages?
by hoodman
Sun Jan 27, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Crackerbox conception
Replies: 65
Views: 27939

Re: Crackerbox conception

Dude, this is awesome! Love everything about it!