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by Alain2
Fri Aug 16, 2013 8:32 am
Forum: Fasteners
Topic: Silicon Bronze vs Stainless
Replies: 28
Views: 15160

Re: Silicon Bronze vs Stainless

Electrolysis: chemical change in a solution (or electrolyte) by the passage of electric current. Electrolysis is used to produce oxygen in a submarine for example. It has nothing to do with boat and corrosion. What you are referring to is; 1- galvanic corrosion, electrochemical reaction between two ...
by Alain2
Thu Aug 15, 2013 8:26 pm
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: zip & wooden boat building school?
Replies: 6
Views: 2438

Re: zip & wooden boat building school?

... oh and thank you Jeff too!
by Alain2
Thu Aug 15, 2013 8:18 pm
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: zip & wooden boat building school?
Replies: 6
Views: 2438

Re: zip & wooden boat building school?

... a year later, Thx ron and dan!! I am still thinking about the zip, I am now thinking I will buy the plans. I also looked at the ski kind witch is an inboard, but there is something I like better about the look of the zip, I think the long foredeck gives it a racier look, I dont know... I also am...
by Alain2
Thu Aug 15, 2013 6:27 pm
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: The Freebie Zip
Replies: 40
Views: 12912

Re: The Freebie Zip

...very late to contribute but I was thinking of building a zip with an inboard, and the engine of choice I thought would be the marine pathfinder diesel 4cyl, basically it is a vw diesel engine marinized and sold as the pathfinder marine engine. Now I am more thinking I would like an inboard/outboa...