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by chugalug
Mon Apr 06, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: Human Power
Topic: best glue for vertical bonding
Replies: 10
Views: 5886

Re: best glue for vertical bonding

If you use Gorilla and get it on your hands,you'll know why they call it Gorilla.It changes you into one.That black stuff on your hands has to wear off :lol:
by chugalug
Sun Apr 05, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: The Not Cruise
Replies: 51
Views: 7017

Re: The Not Cruise

:D are you using one of those automatic reels or using that 100 ft long-gas powered retractable landing net you've been inventing? (Sorry,Bill the cats out of the bag) :lol: Getting all those tiny little sections to slide together to fit in that little handle must have kept you up a few nights. :lol:
by chugalug
Sun Apr 05, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: The Not Cruise
Replies: 51
Views: 7017

Re: The Not Cruise

So that's what the sarragaso sea looks like!Looks like lots of vegetation.How's the fishing? :lol: The wife got her haircut the other day so I guess I won't be dining with Rapunzel either. :lol:
by chugalug
Thu Apr 02, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: starting another build
Replies: 19
Views: 3748

Re: starting another build

Thanks for all the advice guys.I think I should change my subject line to:The Knot Build.I don't know why I need another boat just because I have the motor for it.If I want to go fishing,could use the donor boat I bought a couple years ago.The only things it needs is a couple of new seats and a trol...
by chugalug
Tue Mar 31, 2020 4:07 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: starting another build
Replies: 19
Views: 3748

Re: starting another build

I think there's a Noahs up in Winnepeg, but with this virus lockdown,I won't be heading anywhere :cry:
by chugalug
Mon Mar 30, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: starting another build
Replies: 19
Views: 3748

Re: starting another build

:D Was looking at Boulters site.They offer 2ft x 4 ft Okume or meranti that can be sent UPS.maybe I'll think about that.
by chugalug
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:19 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: starting another build
Replies: 19
Views: 3748

Re: starting another build

Thought of that.But the thought of how to get it up here sometimes has me worried.I'll have to see if I can get it in a 2ftx2ft piece and have it UPS'ed up here.Now there's a thought- or double up the 1/2 d-ply or build myself with thin strips and glue.Sometimes its a pita to live up here having to ...
by chugalug
Mon Mar 30, 2020 8:00 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building The Vera Cruise
Replies: 3242
Views: 712506

Re: Building The Vera Cruise

:roll: Don't forget to drill holes for vent and deck fill.Its a pita later trying to get gas hose to fit in right.I had to mount my deck fill at a little angle as hull leans out at the carling-more than at the bottom tim 001.JPG nice thing is that no bends in gas line so could even use dip stick to ...
by chugalug
Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Rub Rail Bending
Replies: 10
Views: 2122

Re: Rub Rail Bending

I was thinking on using oversize rope.Those prices.Yikes.Am thinking on getting a battlerope.
by chugalug
Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: The Not Cruise
Replies: 51
Views: 7017

Re: The Not Cruise

After reading in Woodenboat about the fella that's sculling his craft across the Atlantic.Or the guy that made a floating barrel and floated across from the canary islands on just the ocean currents,there's hope yet-Bill :lol:
by chugalug
Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: new member reaching out for help
Replies: 2
Views: 781

Re: new member reaching out for help

As Roberta would say:Welcome and make sure to post pics. :D
by chugalug
Sun Mar 29, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building The Vera Cruise
Replies: 3242
Views: 712506

Re: Building The Vera Cruise

How big is that fuel tank-Carl?I put in a 20 gallon one just for'ward of helm .I even cut a narrow slot in side cover board to act as sight guage if fuel guage goes on fritz.Am going to make marks for each 5 gal I put in. :D
by chugalug
Sun Mar 29, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: The Not Cruise
Replies: 51
Views: 7017

Re: The Not Cruise

Were you taking the bartender or the tahoe or the canoe?
by chugalug
Sun Mar 29, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Torpedo X 0.16
Replies: 137
Views: 49510

Re: Torpedo X 0.16

suppose I could finish my carving
tim 002.JPG
:lol:
by chugalug
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:33 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Torpedo X 0.16
Replies: 137
Views: 49510

Re: Torpedo X 0.16

Wonder if I could build one like Chugalug? Have to be powered by rubber band tho :lol:

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