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by S.D.G.
Fri Oct 22, 2010 4:13 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Jimmy's Guitar building on the go....
Replies: 138
Views: 22079

Re: Jimmy's Guitar building on the go....

BEAUTIFUL PICS & great post thread to everyone.. Saw a quick DULCIMER pic from the TENN G-4 album on a sailboat, with sailboat sound holes. . What member has that or made that. ? My wife is in the hobby / club, has nice one for sale now , & we know of the Clemmer shop in East Tenn.
THANKS.
by S.D.G.
Wed Oct 20, 2010 5:58 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: .."WIDE LOAD " , Drag Boat Search .?
Replies: 2
Views: 669

.."WIDE LOAD " , Drag Boat Search .?

GANG: One of my classic restoration friends told me a interesting story after seeing some of our pics of the G-4 Tenn Gathering. . He had a 16' Glen - L design stretched to 24 ft.. Used as a Drag Boat with 392 Hemi , dual carb 471 Blower. Said it was 8 ft wide & named "WIDE LOAD" just so he did not ...
by S.D.G.
Fri Sep 24, 2010 5:01 pm
Forum: Gathering 2010
Topic: IT BEGINS
Replies: 40
Views: 11499

Re: IT BEGINS-EARLY PIC ALBUM LINK.

HOT 94 degree sun Thurs & Fri . Fri broke the Chatt record of old 93 degree. Nice on water Friday & many boats giving rides . Here are some early pics & some still arriving during the day Fri . launch ramp about 1/ 2 mile away, so stuff a little spread out , but scenic river mtn photo location , bar...
by S.D.G.
Thu Sep 16, 2010 4:26 pm
Forum: Gathering 2010
Topic: Gathering Weather!
Replies: 23
Views: 8081

Re: Gathering Weather!

And the winner of the Anchor pool.........?? Next week numbers are posted to be sunny & 94 degrees....!
again Ninty - Four.
by S.D.G.
Thu Sep 16, 2010 4:22 pm
Forum: Gathering 2010
Topic: who is arriving early
Replies: 24
Views: 8261

Re: who is arriving early

The WEATHERMAN is arriving early. Thru end of next week is sunny & 94 degrees........!!Forecast. Bring a bathing suit.
by S.D.G.
Fri Sep 10, 2010 12:11 pm
Forum: Gathering 2010
Topic: First Launchs @ G4
Replies: 13
Views: 4646

Re: First Launchs @ G4

B.E. : Since you asked. Not sure if all the floor fab issues can be done in time . First paint on yesterday. Really a month ahead of schedule , but weather has been nice here in Tn. Will be a older style Guideboat 16 ft in the lines of a LO-Voltage / Dragon - fly with the tiller o/b thru the floor.....
by S.D.G.
Sun Aug 29, 2010 2:47 pm
Forum: Gathering 2010
Topic: Gathering 2010: What Boats Are Coming To G4(Comments)
Replies: 96
Views: 22976

Re: Gathering 2010: What Boats Are Coming To G4(Comments)

We are local to the area being in North Chattanooga, Soddy Daisy area. Heard my good friend will be there for 3 days , so we can trailer over Thursday noon. Mrs S. said she will donate some city Aquarium passes & some IMAX theater tickets. A new youth Fly rod is also for the raffle / gift table . I ...
by S.D.G.
Fri Jan 08, 2010 3:39 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: hello
Replies: 3
Views: 604

Re: hello

J: HELLO , Welcome. Very close neighbor. We are south of DAYTON , Around Sale Creek area of the river.
by S.D.G.
Fri Jan 08, 2010 12:20 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Hydroplane movie
Replies: 16
Views: 1946

Re: Hydroplane movie-Restoration LINK

$1 , WOW , Thats a bargain . A few years ago got a copy for $5 at the video store & still have. ... One of our collectors, RANDY MUELLER , Wash has the original Miss Madison that he is restoring. Used as some of the wrecked movie shots. Here is photo LINK http://www.theclassicboathouse.com/missmad.h...
by S.D.G.
Thu Jan 07, 2010 7:39 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: What are your favorite websites?
Replies: 42
Views: 5768

Re: What are your favorite websites?

.."FIBERGLASSICS" a registered name for the past 11 years. Will have a new format, upgrade maybe next week. . Started in Utah , Kelly Wood, the LIBRARY section is a great resource in identifing hulls back to the 50's. http://www.fiberglassics.com/ ... Very active forum & classified sections for memb...
by S.D.G.
Thu Jan 07, 2010 3:14 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Classic Yacht Mag-Computer LINK
Replies: 3
Views: 1074

Classic Yacht Mag-Computer LINK

GANG: Here is a wonderful LINK to the bi-monthly wood yacht on line mag. Able to flip the pages thru all 110. Page 4 has more detail on use of the upper tool bar . . Page 16 has a small / short Video / audio with Naval architect Bill Garden at his N.W. Toad island shop I believe.? . Page 18-19 nice ...
by S.D.G.
Thu Jan 07, 2010 2:56 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: new member
Replies: 5
Views: 958

Re: new member

JOE: .WELCOME , Happy New Year from Chattanooga . Did my Army service in Savannah & flew a few planes over the famous Striped lighthouse there by the golfcourse. . Not familar of the 15.5 power skiff you mention .?, but have a pic to send you with our message mail. .. Again welcome neighbor. You wil...
by S.D.G.
Tue Jan 05, 2010 4:18 pm
Forum: Electric Power
Topic: diesel hp VS electric hp
Replies: 20
Views: 35574

Re: diesel hp VS electric hp-LINKS

Interesting topics. Would also like to do a electric / outboard lower conversion in the future. Have a good link here. Seems to be the two HOME pages before it got into the ETEK PROJECT posted above. http://www.mindspring.com/~jimkerr1/sebc&t.htm Some mentions to GLEN-L stuff on the front page.? .Be...
by S.D.G.
Sun Jan 03, 2010 9:00 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Introduction
Replies: 2
Views: 764

Re: Introduction

WELCOME, Happy New Year. I like these style of boats quite a lot. Prior lower New York state , east Tenn now. . If the o/b is under the weight limit ,are you going to use U.P.S. ? If it is a larger unit some of our classic guys have success with a trucking company called "FORWARD AIR" . . I would be...
by S.D.G.
Fri Jan 01, 2010 1:06 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Rachel
Replies: 8
Views: 1671

Re: Rachel

JOHN: . NIce pictures , & story . Seems like you enjoy the small boat / shallow water activities. . New member just north of you above Chattanooga in one of the river coves. Fishing will pick up quite good here around early March if you are up this way. I had just got back into tiller motors after a...