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by steveh41
Mon Jan 15, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Neeley's Barrelback - Sacramento
Replies: 163
Views: 26408

Re: Neeley's Barrelback - Sacramento

Two thumbs up Jim!

Steve
by steveh41
Mon Jan 15, 2018 3:40 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 518
Views: 45956

Re: Klondike Build

Pete I guess I'm in good company...

Billy for sure I'll be keeping a jug of detergent around just in case.

Steve
by steveh41
Sun Jan 14, 2018 7:59 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 518
Views: 45956

Re: Klondike Build

In the spirit of sharing setbacks (without embarrassing pics) today was spent cleaning up after pumping 3 gallons of hydraulic fluid into the bilge trying to fill the steering system... there was a loose (and unseen) elbow fitting in the bilge where the lines turn vertical at the midships bulkhead. ...
by steveh41
Sun Jan 14, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: 20ft Texas Barrel
Replies: 108
Views: 7797

Re: 20ft Texas Barrel

Agree! QuickFair is quick to set and easy to sand... use Easy Fillet if you want a structural component.

BTW really great looking first layer hull lamination :D

Steve
by steveh41
Wed Jan 10, 2018 10:41 am
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: FF in Kathleen GA
Replies: 17
Views: 2735

Re: FF in Kathleen GA

I still have to build a dining room table first, but hope to start soon. Happy Wife, Happy Life. So true... getting approval from the Significant Other before starting a build is probably the most important step! And there is no language on the planet where "Husband" rhymes with "Lif...
by steveh41
Tue Jan 09, 2018 9:21 am
Forum: Metal
Topic: Aluminum Barrelback
Replies: 10
Views: 429

Re: Aluminum Barrelback

Kevin, Add my name to the list of potential subscribers to your video channel... sounds like a great idea for Glen-l to pursue! Resources for amateur boat building in metal are pretty limited compared to wood and I'm guessing there would be a lot more aluminum builds if that changed. Your expertise ...
by steveh41
Mon Jan 01, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Neeley's Barrelback - Sacramento
Replies: 163
Views: 26408

Re: Neeley's Barrelback - Sacramento

Ditto! Really great looking stain... terrific job Jim!

Steve
by steveh41
Sat Dec 30, 2017 4:49 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 518
Views: 45956

Re: Klondike Build

A brief post... got the emergency tiller back from powder coat shop. Pics show attachment to a square section milled into the rudder shaft accessed through a deck plate per plans. Rudder shaft.jpg Deck plate.jpg Emergency tiller.jpg Tiller arm is just above waist high and long enough to look around ...
by steveh41
Mon Dec 25, 2017 12:47 pm
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Neeley's Barrelback - Sacramento
Replies: 163
Views: 26408

Re: Neeley's Barrelback - Sacramento

Looks great Jim!

Steve
by steveh41
Wed Dec 13, 2017 7:53 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 518
Views: 45956

Re: Klondike Build

Thanks Jim for your kind words... actually most days there seems to be little change to show for the effort. Hopefully that will improve as more loose ends start to come together! Will post more as progress permits...

Best regards,

Steve
by steveh41
Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:40 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 518
Views: 45956

Re: Klondike Build

Thanks Jim!

Steve
by steveh41
Wed Dec 13, 2017 10:55 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 518
Views: 45956

Re: Klondike Build

Thanks Matt! It was a relief to finally see the lights switch on... one of those "hope it works" moments :D

Steve
by steveh41
Mon Dec 11, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 518
Views: 45956

Re: Klondike Build

Thanks Jimmy... Having light and heat for this time of year is definitely an improvement. Baby steps :D

Steve
by steveh41
Mon Dec 11, 2017 9:51 am
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Neeley's Barrelback - Sacramento
Replies: 163
Views: 26408

Re: Neeley's Barrelback - Sacramento

Jim,

The new windshield contour looks great... seems very correct for a vintage boat. Do you already have frames?

Steve
by steveh41
Mon Dec 11, 2017 8:15 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Klondike Build
Replies: 518
Views: 45956

Re: Klondike Build

Thanks Pete!

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