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by DrBryanJ
Sun Feb 10, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: Launching Ramp
Topic: Enjoying our Malahini
Replies: 9
Views: 982

Re: Enjoying our Malahini

Very nice! I like the white sides with the clear deck :D
by DrBryanJ
Sat Feb 09, 2019 5:45 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Fisherman
Replies: 31
Views: 2850

Re: Fisherman

you are not very far off. I think it will work fine.
by DrBryanJ
Fri Feb 08, 2019 10:04 am
Forum: Epoxy
Topic: Mixing Epoxy
Replies: 4
Views: 494

Re: Mixing Epoxy

The yogurt containers are always my mixing pots. I'd measure with the plastic cups, then mix in a yogurt cup.
by DrBryanJ
Fri Feb 08, 2019 6:14 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Torpedo X 0.16
Replies: 94
Views: 12858

Re: Torpedo X 0.16

Simply amazing Roberta :!: :!:
by DrBryanJ
Fri Feb 08, 2019 6:12 am
Forum: Epoxy
Topic: Mixing Epoxy
Replies: 4
Views: 494

Re: Mixing Epoxy

Jim, I have used those cups from the beginning. They are dirt cheap. I usually pick a ridge i want to fill to and mark all the cups I need for that mix with a sharpie so I don't make a mistake in measuring.
by DrBryanJ
Fri Feb 08, 2019 6:06 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Fisherman
Replies: 31
Views: 2850

Re: Fisherman

Not sure what you mean about chine hitting stem. Can you post a pic?
by DrBryanJ
Sun Feb 03, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: side planking width
Replies: 2
Views: 225

Re: side planking width

Bruce: I believe fiberglass over the ply doesn't add strength, just abrasion resistance. If the plans call for 3/8 ply, that is probably what you should use. There are methods for bending like wetting or steaming that are helpful.
by DrBryanJ
Tue Jan 29, 2019 4:26 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: The Fletchers Malahini
Replies: 38
Views: 6084

Re: The Fletchers Malahini

It is amazing how many things still show through the fiberglass and epoxy. I faired most before glassing, but found areas that needed to be faired after, no biggie. As long as it is all faired before paint. Yes, skeg and spray rail after glass. These are more prone to damage and needing to be replac...
by DrBryanJ
Tue Jan 22, 2019 6:51 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: modified malahini
Replies: 346
Views: 76389

Re: modified malahini

Look forward to seeing how you handle this Biss.
by DrBryanJ
Sat Jan 19, 2019 5:55 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: modified malahini
Replies: 346
Views: 76389

Re: modified malahini

Thanks Matt. I had ordered that kit last night. I think that will work fine.
by DrBryanJ
Tue Jan 15, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: modified malahini
Replies: 346
Views: 76389

Re: modified malahini

Billy: I hadn't thought of that solution. I will try to straighten one and see what it looks like. Thanks.
by DrBryanJ
Tue Jan 15, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: modified malahini
Replies: 346
Views: 76389

Re: modified malahini

Has anyone used these to hold down their fuel tank? moe-300110_large__28983.1469113659.190.285.jpg www.wholesalemarine.com/moeller-marine-tank-cradle-hold-down-kit.html I originally ordered MOE-035710_lg__15358.1469113011.1280.1280.jpg www.wholesalemarine.com/moeller-marine-hold-down-kit-for-below-d...
by DrBryanJ
Mon Jan 14, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: Tool Talk
Topic: Stainless Steel Screw Holder
Replies: 2
Views: 800

Re: Stainless Steel Screw Holder

Great idea. Do I see a patent in the future?
by DrBryanJ
Mon Jan 14, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: Gathering 2018
Topic: Vroom vroom is gone
Replies: 32
Views: 6316

Re: Vroom vroom is gone

Really good to hear Tyler! Good luck, and thanks for your latest service to the USA. Hope to see you in September.
by DrBryanJ
Mon Jan 14, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Biss's Malahini Build
Replies: 127
Views: 22829

Re: Biss's Malahini Build

How do you plan to hold down your tank? I was planning on using the aluminum brackets from Moeller. They make it hard to get the tank as far forward as yours. Also, it looks like you didn't leave any room for expansion. From side to side you might get as much as an inch. forward to back a little les...