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by Roberta
Fri Apr 20, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Bob's Geronimo - launch tomorrow
Replies: 4
Views: 42

Re: Bob's Geronimo - launch tomorrow

All the best for the first splash.

Roberta
by Roberta
Thu Apr 19, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Torpedo X 0.16
Replies: 62
Views: 2609

Re: Torpedo X 0.16

Pretty soon, Bill!! Bring the 50 grit belts.

Roberta :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by Roberta
Thu Apr 19, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Torpedo X 0.16
Replies: 62
Views: 2609

Re: Torpedo X 0.16

Thanks, Chug!! When you get older and more arthritic, building small things is still fun and easier on the bod. :lol:

Roberta :D
by Roberta
Thu Apr 19, 2018 9:12 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Torpedo X 0.16
Replies: 62
Views: 2609

Re: Torpedo X 0.16

Busy Spring since being back in Wisconsin after missing much of the winter in Scottsdale. It has been a long winter and as someone said "it's the 95th of January". Between getting ready for a new boat event in Green Bay and organizing things for some new granite counter tops in my kitchen,...
by Roberta
Tue Apr 17, 2018 4:50 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: vupilot's Zip for sale
Replies: 7
Views: 313

Re: vupilot's Zip for sale

Sorry to hear you are selling your Beautiful Zip. Truly a great bargain for someone wanting a Classic Runabout. All the Best, my Friend.

Roberta :D :( :D :( :D :( :D :(
by Roberta
Tue Mar 27, 2018 6:50 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Bow notching on malahini
Replies: 12
Views: 528

Re: Bow notching on malahini

I think you are talking about the place where the bottom planks and side planks meet and transition from a lap joint in the aft portion of the boat and a butt joint in the forward portion of the boat. Generally this is done about the point along the joint line where the angle of the lap joint become...
by Roberta
Fri Mar 23, 2018 7:11 am
Forum: Design Modifications
Topic: Zip Long Shaft Transom Motor Well required?
Replies: 5
Views: 265

Re: Zip Long Shaft Transom Motor Well required?

On a Zip the motor cutout goes down about 2-1/2" for a short shaft motor but goes up for a long shaft motor in order to get the cavitation plate on the motor to be at the correct level with regards to the boat bottom. The plans are drawn for typical short shaft motors of the day. Generally, if ...
by Roberta
Thu Mar 22, 2018 4:57 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Restoring Glory Days a 23' Belle Isle
Replies: 44
Views: 2136

Re: Restoring Glory Days a 23' Belle Isle

Lots of work, but worth it.

Roberta :D :D :D :D
by Roberta
Tue Mar 20, 2018 4:11 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member Introduction
Replies: 2
Views: 203

Re: New Member Introduction

The Crackerbox will be a fun build. Be sure to post pictures.

Roberta
by Roberta
Tue Mar 20, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Lake Tahoe Boat Show
Replies: 6
Views: 455

Re: Lake Tahoe Boat Show

SIGH!!!! I love that Thunderbird.

Roberta :D :D :D :D :D :D
by Roberta
Tue Mar 20, 2018 5:48 am
Forum: "Fishing Stories" by Glen-L Boatbuilders
Topic: Table Rock Lake - Branson, MO
Replies: 10
Views: 1248

Re: Table Rock Lake - Branson, MO

Look's like a great time!!!

Roberta :D :D :D :D :D
by Roberta
Tue Mar 13, 2018 1:38 pm
Forum: Gathering 2018
Topic: G-12 Gathering 2018 Dates and Location
Replies: 41
Views: 2608

Re: G-12 Gathering 2018 Dates and Location

Just Booked Floating Cabin #9 for 9/13-16/2018.

Roberta :D :D :D :D
by Roberta
Tue Mar 13, 2018 9:29 am
Forum: Boat Power
Topic: Cold Starting - Should I be Concerned
Replies: 8
Views: 538

Re: Cold Starting - Should I be Concerned

Matt is exactly right. In addition, stepping on the gas pedal or advancing the throttle releases the linkage on an automatic choke and allows it to close and sets a fast idle cam. As Matt mentioned, setting a spell will evaporate fuel in the float bowl. Some cranking will be required to operate a me...
by Roberta
Tue Mar 13, 2018 7:15 am
Forum: Epoxy
Topic: Allergy Reactions
Replies: 1
Views: 178

Re: Allergy Reactions

Great Points in the article. Protect yourself!!!

Roberta
by Roberta
Sun Mar 11, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Scott - Prepping to start
Replies: 8
Views: 382

Re: Scott - Prepping to start

I think the second set of plans is also a good idea. They can get pretty beat up and also handy to have the second set.

Roberta

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