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by chugalug
Fri Feb 08, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: Epoxy
Topic: Mixing Epoxy
Replies: 4
Views: 345

Re: Mixing Epoxy

I didn't use those -however found the plastic spray bottles that had the capacity marks and using sharpie marked those after sawwing tops off with bandsaw :D
by chugalug
Fri Feb 08, 2019 6:49 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Torpedo X 0.16
Replies: 94
Views: 12378

Re: Torpedo X 0.16

Looks good,Roberta.What did you use for fastening ply panels? When it's done,are you going to launch it with mini-truck and trailer or by "Hand"? :wink:
by chugalug
Fri Feb 08, 2019 6:43 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: getting your HIN and Registration#'s
Replies: 0
Views: 123

getting your HIN and Registration#'s

:D Sent in for my Hin # and Reg # last fall.Didn't have all the receipts so had to sign "Statement of Facts".Got everything I needed from Minnesota DMV in 2 weeks.I'm still waiting for the title of the alumimum boat I bought last summer.guess they like to do the easy ones first. :roll:
by chugalug
Mon Feb 04, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: FF in Kathleen GA
Replies: 130
Views: 26094

Re: FF in Kathleen GA

On my build,I had to cut kerf into front of battons and wire them down to build form.Then after plys on and flip,could glue back together and glue to inside of ply.
by chugalug
Sun Feb 03, 2019 8:02 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: side planking width
Replies: 2
Views: 158

Re: side planking width

Boiling water on towels helps
by chugalug
Thu Jan 31, 2019 1:30 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Torpedo X 0.16
Replies: 94
Views: 12378

Re: Torpedo X 0.16

:lol: Now ,Look at the can of worms I've opened! Sorry guys. :lol:
by chugalug
Thu Jan 31, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Torpedo X 0.16
Replies: 94
Views: 12378

Re: Torpedo X 0.16

:D Looks good,Roberta.I thought I read somewhere that Bill said you are in Arizona. :lol:I'm jealous
by chugalug
Tue Jan 29, 2019 7:19 am
Forum: Tool Talk
Topic: Heaters
Replies: 19
Views: 986

Re: Heaters

:D After watching the weather guy,you might need a snowman making kit.(char-coal ,scarf, and pipe.) :lol:
by chugalug
Mon Jan 28, 2019 7:40 pm
Forum: Tool Talk
Topic: Heaters
Replies: 19
Views: 986

Re: Heaters

:D How about a bunch of bubble wrap and duct tape.Course ,you might have to discourage the missus from popping all the bubbles :lol:
by chugalug
Sun Jan 27, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: Tool Talk
Topic: Heaters
Replies: 19
Views: 986

Re: Heaters

Geez! only 20? We had -40 last night and the power shut off for 8 hours. so my boiler feeder lines froze.had to empty boiler and drain .Good thing I have blaze king for inside stove too.The thought of selling everything,getting bigger boat and hibernating in the Dismal Swamp sounds more appealing ev...
by chugalug
Fri Jan 25, 2019 7:06 am
Forum: Tool Talk
Topic: Heaters
Replies: 19
Views: 986

Re: Heaters

:D Tropical heat wave today
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by chugalug
Thu Jan 24, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: Tool Talk
Topic: Heaters
Replies: 19
Views: 986

Re: Heaters

:D I used to have kerosene heater in shop but any time I did staining or varnishing,it would burn the fumes as well.really stunk.Have old pellet stove now. can be set up so it uses outside air for combustion.not wild about gas heaters that are not vented.coarse when it's -40 out,one doesn't do much ...
by chugalug
Sun Dec 30, 2018 11:19 am
Forum: Painting
Topic: TEST BOAT
Replies: 12
Views: 1902

Re: TEST BOAT

:D I've been thinking on making a small canvass cover for bow deck on "Chug". maybe to make it more waterproof up front and held on with snaps.maybe that could work for you.Take it off for boatshows etc.
by chugalug
Sat Dec 29, 2018 8:59 am
Forum: Painting
Topic: TEST BOAT
Replies: 12
Views: 1902

Re: TEST BOAT

After reading about the 15 coats of lust on "Wecatchem" in Woodyboater,I'd be tempted to try a faux finish.I'm not a purist about the varnishing.and don't want to be recoating the 15 every few years.I wonder if a few coats of cpes would have helped to prevent checking. :roll:
by chugalug
Wed Dec 26, 2018 1:40 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building The Vera Cruise
Replies: 2579
Views: 439548

Re: Building The Vera Cruise

:D Looks good,Carl.Is there going to be access doors in the floor or is it going to be sealed up?