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by flordia boy
Fri Nov 19, 2010 7:18 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Tug Along 16
Replies: 280
Views: 46823

Re: Tug Along 16

I now have two sides of the hull bottom glued together.....so now I have to slide the two sides together and glue them together with the butt block.............forming the bottom...then add the forward piece......and reinforcments.............starting to shape up.....going to tampa boat show tomorro...
by flordia boy
Sat Nov 13, 2010 7:14 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Tug Along 16
Replies: 280
Views: 46823

Re: Tug Along 16

AS of today...I have all pieces cut/sanded, etc...the p&s sided glued together....now I will glue the hull bottom together on monday and tues of next week..........its moving right along...Wayne
by flordia boy
Wed Nov 10, 2010 7:30 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Tug Along 16
Replies: 280
Views: 46823

Re: Tug Along 16

today I finished cutting out the hull bottom./sanded the edges smooth....all stiching holes drilled, also cut the batton strips/made the fwd piece and butt block....I had some epoxy left over from a prior project, so went ahead and glued one side together.....tomorrow will tell me if the epoxy is ok...
by flordia boy
Tue Nov 09, 2010 5:51 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Tug Along 16
Replies: 280
Views: 46823

Re: Tug Along 16

Today I was moving right along....have got the layout all on the hull...tomorrow is cut day for the hull bottom....all the other parts are cut and prepped.........almost ready for "glue".........Wayne
by flordia boy
Sun Nov 07, 2010 5:39 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Tug Along 16
Replies: 280
Views: 46823

Re: Tug Along 16

the pix are looking good....I hope to finish cutting out the plywood for the hull bottom, tomorrow....I have the sides all cut out, as well as all the other 3/8 and 1/4 pieces....how wide did you cut the opening for the motor well/tunnell??...I'm not sure but I'm thinking it might need to be in the ...
by flordia boy
Tue Nov 02, 2010 6:29 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Tug Along 16
Replies: 280
Views: 46823

Re: Tug Along 16

Hi everyone....I'v got several pieces cut out...more to do....I'm getting more excited every day.. and it helps to have these open discussions....looking fwd for more....Wayne
by flordia boy
Sat Oct 30, 2010 5:34 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Tug Along 16
Replies: 280
Views: 46823

Re: Tug Along 16

I started today...have laid out hull sides 2 aft, cut them out, and sanded the edges smooth...going to do same tomorrow with fwd sides.....I made a jig to cut scarfs in the 3 in lumber I'm using for the keel and other pieces that require scarf joints.....I'm using clear DF.....more tomorrow....for n...
by flordia boy
Fri Oct 29, 2010 5:47 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Tug Along 16
Replies: 280
Views: 46823

Re: Tug Along 16

Well..........I spent the last day and a half painting the kitchen,....she is happy now..........or for now......got my plywood, and today r/c my 2 x 16 carbon/tracing paper................tomorrow is the beginning !!!!....when I was approx 10 yrs old..my dad build a small runabout, and powered it w...
by flordia boy
Wed Oct 27, 2010 9:20 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Tug Along 16
Replies: 280
Views: 46823

Re: Tug Along 16

I'm in Spring Hill..........just up the road from Tarpon, have my workshop in Hudson....Waynehttp://www.glen-l.com/phpBB2/posting.php?mode= ... =2&t=11095#
by flordia boy
Tue Oct 26, 2010 5:36 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Tug Along 16
Replies: 280
Views: 46823

Re: Tug Along 16

thanks for the great .AIRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR horn !!!! today I buit a pair of extra heavyduty saw horses to support the hull while under construction..........hope the wood comes tomorrow as promised....but I better finish painting the kitchen to keep the better half happy...........I finished the new b...
by flordia boy
Mon Oct 25, 2010 6:21 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Tug Along 16
Replies: 280
Views: 46823

Re: Tug Along 16

well here it goes...........I recently purchased the plans for the tugg-along 18......secured a workshop, and ordered my plywood today....so I will be cutting my plywood later this week !!!!I'm going to use 3/4 AB for the hull bottom.................this will be a new experience...I spent 20 yrs in ...
by flordia boy
Fri Nov 13, 2009 7:42 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: new member
Replies: 4
Views: 1001

new member

hi I'm a new member...live in spring hill fl....previously lived in syr n.y. involved in boats for the last 15 yrs....spent 10 yrs installing a/c systems on boats in ny mostly new/used.....totally retired last yr....i would like to build a small/electric powered boat, as I have limited room here in ...

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