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by Lowka53
Thu Nov 05, 2015 1:25 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building underway for the Jubilee
Replies: 183
Views: 40735

Re: Building underway for the Jubilee

It would be if I had another it is 165hp motor when I checked into power they stated a Michigan motor i would need a single 350 cbi min. to power the size of the jubilee. The bayliner I got in the spring does have a out drive merc A1 that was linked to a V-6 but the screws are both the same directio...
by Lowka53
Wed Nov 04, 2015 5:19 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building underway for the Jubilee
Replies: 183
Views: 40735

Re: Building underway for the Jubilee

:? for any who is wondering I am still alive no progress with build or even shop. My mr john build got ruined due to weather taking out the build tent so will have to start over on it since last post I found my missing ( had been missing for 30+ years) daughter In Jan and learned I have another gran...
by Lowka53
Fri Oct 09, 2015 10:17 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Utah Flooding
Replies: 1
Views: 1363

Re: Utah Flooding

:D as far as I know all of us are in Northern Utah the flash flood are in southern so I think we will be good :wink:
by Lowka53
Sun Jun 21, 2015 6:55 pm
Forum: "Fishing Stories" by Glen-L Boatbuilders
Topic: fathersday fishing trip
Replies: 0
Views: 7539

fathersday fishing trip

My family and I went fishing up to a lake I like to fish and I did quite well over the days I was fishing caught my limits 3 days straight. The lake I fish at has a boat ramp but only open to boats you can carry down to the water. I have been fishing this ramp for some time now. well today I got a v...
by Lowka53
Sat Jun 13, 2015 8:40 pm
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Mr John
Replies: 29
Views: 8873

Re: Mr John

BarnacleMike wrote:Is that a roughly 1990 Bayliner Capri? Man, I've got fond, fond memories of one of those things!
I don't know what year it is I have never gotten the title yet almost afraid to strip it for parts
:roll:
by Lowka53
Sun May 31, 2015 8:03 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Olds cool down
Replies: 85
Views: 26206

Olds cool down

Ferg Butler posted on face book that Old Cool has sunk she got swamped. He is ok but boat is about forty foot down under water :shock: :( Quite Old cool went down just north of black island on lough Ree yesterday at about 4.00 I got swamped by one wave killing the engine then the next two waves came...
by Lowka53
Thu May 28, 2015 12:03 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Mr John
Replies: 29
Views: 8873

Re: Mr John

the weather just don't want to give me a break I have only been seeing a few hours of sunshine on and off otherwise rain. I am afraid to uncover the boat to work on her and repair the temp build shed. I am feeling like I am living in Ohio again I don't ever remember this much rain here in may heck I...
by Lowka53
Wed May 27, 2015 11:56 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building The Vera Cruise
Replies: 2806
Views: 525634

Re: Building The Vera Cruise

:lol: you might want to get that boat finished quick Carl with all the rain you are getting down your way. Ark indeed but on any case looking great :mrgreen:
by Lowka53
Tue May 05, 2015 6:33 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building The Vera Cruise
Replies: 2806
Views: 525634

Re: Building The Vera Cruise

Carl a paint scraper does wonders getting the runs off it works faster than sand paper :wink:
by Lowka53
Tue May 05, 2015 6:23 pm
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Mr John
Replies: 29
Views: 8873

Re: Mr John

Cabron wrote:Looking good. How many builds have you got going on? 2? 3?
well I have started on 2 have a Donner I still need to get stripped
Bayliner.jpg
It has a good portion of parts for a v6 to be converted. I need to get it off the ground so I can check the a1 out-drive
by Lowka53
Fri May 01, 2015 5:59 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Mr John
Replies: 29
Views: 8873

Re: Mr John

Carl yes it is a beautiful place actually the weather is not that bad but it is hard to plan anything at time once we get from the spring we get the heat I keep push I am just a stubborn old coot lol
by Lowka53
Fri May 01, 2015 5:53 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building underway for the Jubilee
Replies: 183
Views: 40735

Re: Building underway for the Jubilee

chugalug wrote::D Not going to try the"turkey on a spit "trick.Where's your sense of adventure? :lol: I used come-a-longs hung from ceiling rafters but would have worked better with floor jacks.
well the spit would not work with a 14 foot beam and a 10 foot ceiling height lol
by Lowka53
Thu Apr 30, 2015 3:10 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Mr John
Replies: 29
Views: 8873

Re: Mr John

:evil: well the winter got my temporary building shop I was using for this build I have to start again on putting another one up the wind took the last one and bent the metal frames to pretzels but the covering survived it and keep the build dry. we have been having a very strange spring going from ...
by Lowka53
Thu Apr 30, 2015 2:58 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building underway for the Jubilee
Replies: 183
Views: 40735

Re: Building underway for the Jubilee

Well it looks like I am back in forum for how long I don't know. I think I might have found away around the building inspectors here to get my shop built. I am going with a lower door height If i understand them I can go 10 foot with it I will just have to attach the flying bridge outside the shop. ...
by Lowka53
Thu Apr 30, 2015 2:37 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Has anyone seen Roberta?
Replies: 9
Views: 2291

Re: Has anyone seen Roberta?

I am around but seems I get mid way through reading post or try and post something i get banned again lets see if this one goes through :roll: