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by steveh41
Mon Oct 21, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: Electric Power & Systems
Topic: connect 18g wire to 16g
Replies: 14
Views: 150

Re: connect 18g wire to 16g

Neels method has worked for me. Some LED indicator leads are as small as 20ga, just strip enough insulation to fold the bare end until you get the right size for the crimp. The connector heat shrink may not contract enough to make a seal on the smaller wire so you might need to build up the insulati...
by steveh41
Fri Oct 18, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building The Vera Cruise
Replies: 2865
Views: 555444

Re: Building The Vera Cruise

Looks great Carl... it's going to be a beauty!

Steve
by steveh41
Thu Oct 17, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: genuine mahogany
Replies: 8
Views: 602

Re: genuine mahogany

What are you asking for the lot?

Steve
by steveh41
Wed Oct 02, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 680
Views: 152407

Re: Klondike Build

Appreciate the creative input guys... I'd be pleased to raise a glass or two with anyone who wants to make the trip after we get settled at the marina. :wink:

Steve
by steveh41
Sun Sep 22, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Neel's Palm Beach 22 build
Replies: 526
Views: 121452

Re: Neel's Palm Beach 22 build

Neel,

Good to see you're back on the PB22. Have greatly enjoyed following your progress... this project is definitely destined to end up as world class eye candy!

Steve
by steveh41
Wed Sep 11, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 680
Views: 152407

Re: Klondike Build

Thanks Bill... your support is greatly appreciated. We're working on several options.

Regards,

Steve
by steveh41
Tue Sep 10, 2019 7:44 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 680
Views: 152407

Re: Klondike Build

Thanks for your support Carl... we're working it out.

Regards,

Steve
by steveh41
Sat Sep 07, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 680
Views: 152407

Re: Klondike Build

A brief no-pics update... The transport company I've been working with just notified me they're getting out of the business so I'm scrambling to find a replacement. Guess I should expect bumps in the road with a project that's lasted longer than the average marriage these days! :lol: Also am finding...
by steveh41
Sat Sep 07, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: "I Wish I Had..."
Topic: Cleaned up my epoxy 'spills"
Replies: 3
Views: 1699

Re: Cleaned up my epoxy 'spills"

So true!
by steveh41
Sat Sep 07, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: 20ft Texas Barrel
Replies: 512
Views: 115667

Re: 20ft Texas Barrel

Great looking dash Matt! Re: instrument lights you might consider a separate switch with dimmer so you could dial in the effect you want. LED's are great... you can get red or blue as well as white. Personally I prefer the "warm white" to the "cool white", seems to look more natural to the eye... Re...
by steveh41
Sat Jul 27, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 680
Views: 152407

Re: Klondike Build

Attached a pic of the dinghy first time on the water... marking the waterline; will adjust for load before paint. Still need to build seats and finish off the inside. Will be stealing the outboard from the Tubby Tug... Dinghy waterline.jpg Shooting last topsides finish paint this week, everything's ...
by steveh41
Wed Jul 24, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 680
Views: 152407

Re: Klondike Build

Yikes Billy! I'm pretty sure that trip would break the bank :lol: Bill and Chris thanks for your kind words and support... we're actually still about a month out from getting on the road to Richmond. Still plenty to do... trying hard not to rush the finish work but really want to get on the water! R...
by steveh41
Tue Jul 23, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 680
Views: 152407

Re: Klondike Build

Hi Chris,

We are making progress tying up loose ends getting ready for transport. All systems are installed but still wrapping up interior finish details and attaching railings and other hardware. May have some pics over the weekend...

Regards,

Steve
by steveh41
Wed May 01, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 680
Views: 152407

Re: Klondike Build

Carl, thanks for your kind compliment!

Steve