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by weevar
Thu Jan 28, 2016 5:52 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New guy - Barrelback 20 - Friendswood, TX
Replies: 13
Views: 2239

Re: New guy - Barrelback 20 - Friendswood, TX

hello good luck an may your dream boat be yours soon Im not big on cars but I love boats and those who create them welcom to our forum
by weevar
Thu Jan 28, 2016 2:17 pm
Forum: Electric Power
Topic: Quad electrical motor/prop system for a 150' frigate
Replies: 2
Views: 2491

Re: Quad electrical motor/prop system for a 150' frigate

i just tested the electric motors house power and found it to be 100 hp each and they shook lose so im looking to renforce the mounting for the electric motor which is huge by the way the whole system is 3 feet wide my 5 feet long with the prop and shaft on the bottom of theelectric motor system. it...
by weevar
Thu Jan 28, 2016 1:01 pm
Forum: Fiberglass
Topic: 150' carbon fiber and aluminum pipe
Replies: 4
Views: 2061

Re: 150' carbon fiber and aluminum pipe

yes 150' means 150 feet long. the average with of 30 feet. the widest part 50 feet. the depth/hieght of 10-15 feet wne i suspect that building all day for 4 mounths or more will be required to complete this project and even with my remaining buget of 35,508 it wont be fancy but it will be my dream b...
by weevar
Thu Jan 28, 2016 12:11 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: living on a boat with out going falling apart
Replies: 0
Views: 11154

living on a boat with out going falling apart

I have live on a boat as of today for 3 years and i got tips tricks and the truth behind being a livaboard. if you want to live like i do before you even try it live on the streets for a week with out help with only the comforts you would take aboard your boat then if you still want to live like tha...
by weevar
Thu Jan 28, 2016 12:20 am
Forum: Electric Power & Systems
Topic: 15 batter system for a 150' boat
Replies: 1
Views: 12485

15 batter system for a 150' boat

Ib havent bought any batteries yet but i wnt to tal about a charge usage switch and recharge system.The charge usage switch and recharge system is a way to charge a battery use it then switch to another battery and recharge that battery by using a switch board. I bought a 15 switch 3 stage switch bo...
by weevar
Wed Jan 27, 2016 10:37 pm
Forum: Gathering 2016
Topic: Southern Gathering (2016?)
Replies: 68
Views: 22319

Re: Southern Gathering (2016?)

What about galvaston tx there a family member who own a water front property. he told to bring as many boaters as possible we could use for a week from june 18 to june 25 for his marina grand open ing about 3 miles east from galvaston tx. people with boats stay for free I wont get the address until ...
by weevar
Wed Jan 27, 2016 9:26 pm
Forum: Fiberglass
Topic: 150' carbon fiber and aluminum pipe
Replies: 4
Views: 2061

Re: 150' carbon fiber and aluminum pipe

Im not actually a local im just sail here then ran a ground on a reef near port the bouy was missing so Im currently building a new boat with money i got by sueing the guy responsible for the missing bouy and insunace money. The remaining boat build buget is 35,508 usd to spend I have already spent ...
by weevar
Wed Jan 27, 2016 8:29 pm
Forum: Electric Power
Topic: Quad electrical motor/prop system for a 150' frigate
Replies: 2
Views: 2491

Quad electrical motor/prop system for a 150' frigate

Well a local salvager/scrapper had six electric boat engines all the same. All of them have seemed to of never used. After consulting with a cop to make sure they when where not stole and the local dock electrical engineer as he inisits i call him sence he has a PhD in the field to make sure they wo...
by weevar
Wed Jan 27, 2016 7:18 pm
Forum: Electric Power & Systems
Topic: Bronze screen
Replies: 1
Views: 5385

Re: Bronze screen

Hello nice to see a thread that basically i can add too instead of creating one thanks The one thing is my last boat that i never knew until now is that all my plugs where grounded to a copper mesh hidden under the fiber glass isolation and then a rubber sheeting so with this in mind I called in a e...
by weevar
Tue Jan 26, 2016 10:15 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: hello im weevar the hawain nomad
Replies: 2
Views: 708

Re: hello im weevar the hawain nomad

thank dave glad to be here
by weevar
Tue Jan 26, 2016 9:46 pm
Forum: Fiberglass
Topic: 150' carbon fiber and aluminum pipe
Replies: 4
Views: 2061

150' carbon fiber and aluminum pipe

starting my project with the material and desgin i was thinking about carbon fiber hull and aluminum pipe framing. the desgin is basicly the grand turk frigate but with smaller masts and replace the sail with solar and wind generators. for ths project ill need about 1,500 square feet of carbon fiber...
by weevar
Tue Jan 26, 2016 8:28 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: hello im weevar the hawain nomad
Replies: 2
Views: 708

hello im weevar the hawain nomad

hello my name is weevar. Im currently living on a boat which is no longer safe to use. Im scraping my current boat to make a 150' carbon fiber frigate style boat. i joined this forum to get more advice and minds to better my boat project
thanks guys