Search found 1057 matches

by chugalug
Fri Dec 05, 2014 8:35 pm
Forum: Design Modifications
Topic: Bo-jest changes
Replies: 16
Views: 4218

Re: Bo-jest changes

:D Might have to raise bulwark as well .Don't want it to look goofy.I'm 6'3" and need the headroom. Didn't want to be Quasimodo .I know I'm getting ahead of myself but would a bead and cove cedar roof be feasible?
by chugalug
Fri Dec 05, 2014 8:13 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Chugalug's BoJest
Replies: 278
Views: 50879

Re: wood and materials

:D Sounds good to me ,they have it a 2 gal kit.I was thinking I would start with six.Wow. I still like the idea of using a pump up garden sprayer . It would ruin the sprayer but that's a small sacrifice.should get smaller kit first as I attached the skeg ant want to use epoxy fillet on each side to ...
by chugalug
Fri Dec 05, 2014 7:09 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Chugalug's BoJest
Replies: 278
Views: 50879

Re: wood and materials

:D I think I found where to get my cpes .there is some you can put on when its colder out ( down to 32) sounds promising.do you epoxy over it or do the paint way?
by chugalug
Fri Dec 05, 2014 4:34 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi from northern MN
Replies: 12
Views: 1884

Re: Hi from northern MN

The jigsaw that I have- is a hand -held one. it has an adjustment on it that you can change the cut .kinda under cuts or just straight up and down. another tool is the kreg clamp. its like a visegrips but its got bigger arms?on it .Its my helping hand since I work alone.Hold a board up where I want,...
by chugalug
Fri Dec 05, 2014 1:23 pm
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: see thru tubby tug
Replies: 4
Views: 1577

Re: see thru tubby tug

:D I suppose that if you don't want to cut a hole in the bottom, you could mount an aquaview camera on it and use that :DThe one I have even has infared.(Looks like I turned the lights on)
by chugalug
Fri Dec 05, 2014 1:13 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Chugalug's BoJest
Replies: 278
Views: 50879

Re: wood and materials

I checked the price of cpes .If I had to get 10gallons and with shipping -that's about the same as new hull.( for the ply any how . Don't know if I need thatmuch How do you apply cpes .The restor stuff they recommend using a garden sprayer and spray it on .I would rather do that if I could.Better th...
by chugalug
Fri Dec 05, 2014 7:02 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Chugalug's BoJest
Replies: 278
Views: 50879

Re: wood and materials

:D How much cpes to coat inside of standard size Bo-Jest? or do I just seal the oak. :roll:Smiths or restor-it?
by chugalug
Thu Dec 04, 2014 8:22 pm
Forum: Design Modifications
Topic: Bo-jest changes
Replies: 16
Views: 4218

Bo-jest changes

:roll: I wanted to make some changes on my Bo-jest build. Raise pilothouse 9 " ,raise cabin roof a few inches ,extend windshield forward a few inches,extend roof all the way aft,lower floor cockpit to same level as pilothouse, etc. doable?? :roll:
by chugalug
Thu Dec 04, 2014 7:55 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi from northern MN
Replies: 12
Views: 1884

Re: Hi from northern MN

:) Get a good jigsaw-I have a dewalt .cost 100.bucks but its not junk .I've used a Boshe one a few years ago .Nice :D
by chugalug
Thu Dec 04, 2014 7:33 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: 2 liter bottle of pop
Replies: 13
Views: 2361

Re: 2 liter bottle of pop

:D Haven't done it yet . Just wanted to get input. the foam would be the two part flotation from glen-l
by chugalug
Thu Dec 04, 2014 5:09 pm
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: see thru tubby tug
Replies: 4
Views: 1577

see thru tubby tug

:D Any one build a tubby tug with a see thru window in the bottom? maybe when the little pirates are out boating -they can who's getting keelhauled or any thing else down there.Shivermetimbers :lol:
by chugalug
Thu Dec 04, 2014 5:01 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Chugalug's BoJest
Replies: 278
Views: 50879

Re: wood and materials

:D Picked up allthe lumber and insulation today Will start putting that in the boat shed .It won't be long,I'll be working on the boat again :roll:
by chugalug
Thu Dec 04, 2014 4:47 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: How to turn a boat over
Replies: 8
Views: 2017

Re: How to turn a boat over

:D I ca see the the small crane lifting the boat upside down, then the next picture it is lifted right side up .How was the turn?
by chugalug
Thu Dec 04, 2014 4:39 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Pellet stove
Replies: 4
Views: 1167

Re: Pellet stove

Thanks ,Ill clean it completely out and try with a better hardwood pellet.Just had a thought-noticed some of the pellets were pretty long,maybe contributed to clog. :roll:
by chugalug
Thu Dec 04, 2014 4:34 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: 2 liter bottle of pop
Replies: 13
Views: 2361

Re: 2 liter bottle of pop

:D How about enclosing them in the foam.kind of a cheap filler, a Big Bubble

Go to advanced search