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by Paul Kinneberg
Sat Oct 27, 2012 5:56 pm
Forum: Metal
Topic: Guy building a 74 ft steel sailboat
Replies: 25
Views: 19698

Re: Guy building a 74 ft steel sailboat

fergal butler wrote:Some interesting videos on this build http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=pl ... 1n9Gkgj-Q4
Now that's a boat!! Quite the build and story thanks for sharing.
by Paul Kinneberg
Sun Oct 21, 2012 7:56 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Gentry in Minnesota
Replies: 430
Views: 96281

Re: Gentry in Minnesota

Looks fantastic! What a beautiful day here in MN for a boat ride! Not to many years you can go out on a boat in short sleeves on the 21st of October :D
by Paul Kinneberg
Sun Oct 21, 2012 1:14 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Serotina the Desperado
Replies: 62
Views: 23679

Re: Serotina the Desperado

Looks great Mark!!
by Paul Kinneberg
Sun Oct 21, 2012 6:26 am
Forum: Wood and Plywood
Topic: Plywood Assembly- Console Skiff
Replies: 5
Views: 3240

Re: Plywood Assembly- Console Skiff

Thanks Ray! I am lengthening the skiff so I will need extra plywood already so if i can add the scarf with the extra i will probably go that rout. Just laying it out now to make sure I order enough plywood.
by Paul Kinneberg
Sat Oct 20, 2012 6:21 pm
Forum: Wood and Plywood
Topic: Plywood Assembly- Console Skiff
Replies: 5
Views: 3240

Re: Plywood Assembly- Console Skiff

One more question on this so if the scarf ratio is 1:12 and the plywood is 3/8 the scarf joint would need to be 4 1/2" right?
by Paul Kinneberg
Sat Oct 20, 2012 3:07 pm
Forum: Wood and Plywood
Topic: Plywood Assembly- Console Skiff
Replies: 5
Views: 3240

Re: Plywood Assembly- Console Skiff

Bill Edmundson wrote:Scarf joint will be fine. But, Remember the panels must be made longer by the length of the scarf.

Bill
Bill thanks!! I figured it would but wanted to confirm. Also thank for the length tip hadn't thought about that but certainly need to take that into account.
by Paul Kinneberg
Sat Oct 20, 2012 8:26 am
Forum: Wood and Plywood
Topic: Plywood Assembly- Console Skiff
Replies: 5
Views: 3240

Plywood Assembly- Console Skiff

On the console skiff the plans call for butt blocks on the 3/8" plywood panel sides my question is does anyone see an issue with scarfing these joints instead? I would rather not see the butt block on the finished boat.
by Paul Kinneberg
Thu Oct 18, 2012 10:29 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Console Skiff build
Replies: 22
Views: 6958

Re: Console Skiff build

Thanks for the reply's folks!! I'm still working on my decision the price difference between the least expensive and most would be about $800 ($900 vs $1,700) which is a lot but $800 on a $12k build really isn't. That cost also saves me about 100lbs in weight which from what I have read needs to be ...
by Paul Kinneberg
Thu Oct 11, 2012 6:24 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Console Skiff build
Replies: 22
Views: 6958

Re: Console Skiff build

grumpyoldman wrote:None of the above. Since you are painting, I suggest Douglas Fir Marine Plywood. It will weigh less (I think) and be less expensive.
hmm... I didn't include it because it was only 4 ply but you are correct it is $44 and 33 lbs
by Paul Kinneberg
Thu Oct 11, 2012 3:40 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Console Skiff build
Replies: 22
Views: 6958

Console Skiff build

Hi all! Just received the console skiff plans and I am putting together a materials list and projected budget. My question is around marine plywood and I have scoured the forum but have not been able to find an answer. So here goes which of the following plywood choices would you purchase based on q...
by Paul Kinneberg
Wed Oct 10, 2012 3:04 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Polyurethane pour foam.
Replies: 7
Views: 3332

Re: Polyurethane pour foam.

pfam any photo's yet? Are you documenting your build anywhere would be interested in following it.
by Paul Kinneberg
Sat Oct 06, 2012 6:07 pm
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Sawford's Zip Build
Replies: 301
Views: 75503

Re: Sawford's Zip Build

Looks great!!

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