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by Bill Edmundson
Mon Oct 21, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: Electric Power & Systems
Topic: connect 18g wire to 16g
Replies: 15
Views: 231

Re: connect 18g wire to 16g

Damn! what you can find out here!

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Sun Oct 20, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: Electric Power & Systems
Topic: connect 18g wire to 16g
Replies: 15
Views: 231

Re: connect 18g wire to 16g

Bryan

The 14-16 is probably fine. If you are still concerned, there is heat shrink tubing at the big box store that can go over the entire connection.

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Sat Oct 19, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Tom's Tahoe
Replies: 330
Views: 87873

Re: Tom's Tahoe

Tom

Beautiful work!

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Sat Oct 19, 2019 7:08 am
Forum: Launching Ramp
Topic: Chug-A-Lug goes skinny dipping
Replies: 5
Views: 216

Re: Chug-A-Lug goes skinny dipping

Well done Chug!

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Fri Oct 18, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building The Vera Cruise
Replies: 2865
Views: 555823

Re: Building The Vera Cruise

Great Work Carl!

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by Bill Edmundson
Fri Oct 18, 2019 8:29 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: BARRELBACK BUILD FROM TOLEDO
Replies: 14
Views: 545

Re: BARRELBACK BUILD FROM TOLEDO

In the Homestead link scroll to the bottom and there are discounts for multiple sheets. The sheets can be mixed.

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Tue Oct 15, 2019 4:16 pm
Forum: Wood and Plywood
Topic: A couple new builder questions
Replies: 9
Views: 402

Re: A couple new builder questions

If pieces are mirror image... Cut two just alike and turn one over.

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Tool Talk
Topic: Generators
Replies: 6
Views: 3424

Re: Generators

I'm not sure that marine detectors are needed on a small cuddy cabin with the generator separated from the cabin. Marine detectors can be linked to several other detectors. I think that is over kill in a 12 foot cabin. They can also be set up to turn off the generator, if you have that setup. CO is ...
by Bill Edmundson
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Outrage progress
Replies: 35
Views: 2850

Re: Outrage progress

One of the nice things able silica bronze is that a belt sander will take it right down.

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Mon Oct 14, 2019 4:05 pm
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Zip Complete Wood Parts Kit Now Available!
Replies: 5
Views: 5255

Re: Zip Complete Wood Parts Kit Now Available!

Butch Barto reported a zip from the kit was at the Madisonville LA show this past weekend! I saw it on Monday 10/14 on I-65 North just south of Montgomery AL. Looks good!

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Mon Oct 14, 2019 3:28 pm
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: 20ft Texas Barrel
Replies: 515
Views: 116028

Re: 20ft Texas Barrel

Carl

As the tanks goes down, move your butt toward the middle. :lol:

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Mon Oct 14, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: Electric Power & Systems
Topic: Negative bus bars
Replies: 2
Views: 231

Re: Negative bus bars

Bryan

You have a neg. from the battery to the fuse box. A Neg bus bar that goes to the same battery Neg will be ok.

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Sun Oct 13, 2019 10:05 am
Forum: Boat Power
Topic: Tiny might propeller slip
Replies: 15
Views: 1163

Re: Tiny might propeller slip

If there is little difference in speed, at some point the shaft torque hits a point where the clutch slips.

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Sat Oct 12, 2019 5:56 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Kijiji glen-l
Replies: 2
Views: 236

Re: Kijiji glen-l

Looks like a sailboat hull.

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Thu Oct 10, 2019 1:29 pm
Forum: Tool Talk
Topic: Choice of (2) band saws, help...
Replies: 7
Views: 308

Re: Choice of (2) band saws, help...

I've built the Tahoe 19, a 24' Bartender, a strip canoe, and a mini tug. I used a jig saw, a table saw, and a circular saw.

I guess the old saying is right: "If all you have is a hammer all problems tend to be solved with a hammer."

Bill