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by flordia boy
Tue Sep 16, 2014 5:58 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: tugg-along.........18
Replies: 637
Views: 137258

Re: tugg-along.........18

I have the boat out side and on the trailer....since doing so it has rained almost every day....in doing so I am unable to put it back inside the shop ( door height)...with all the rain it has magnified any of the small issues that need attention...creating the need to make modifications including r...
by flordia boy
Fri Sep 05, 2014 4:51 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: tugg-along.........18
Replies: 637
Views: 137258

Re: tugg-along.........18

P9050216.JPG P9050219.JPG P9050220.JPG .....Well today was D Day....rolled the boat outside on a dolly I made, had a few friends come by to help, along with a fork lift.....strted the bow on the trailer, and the fork lift picked the back up, and we rolled the boat on....had to move the axle fwd to ...
by flordia boy
Wed Sep 03, 2014 7:03 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: tugg-along.........18
Replies: 637
Views: 137258

Re: tugg-along.........18

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a few more pix.. inc an antique lock assy and curtains in progress....Wayne
by flordia boy
Wed Sep 03, 2014 6:49 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: tugg-along.........18
Replies: 637
Views: 137258

Re: tugg-along.........18

P9030203.JPG P9030211.JPG P9030214.JPG today I finalizes the installation of the am/fm radio...( 10$ purchase at dania flea mkt..new)....finished the installation of the fwd cabin lites....mounted the boat hook, in easy reach for the captain....have been giving the sides a little once over with a b...
by flordia boy
Mon Sep 01, 2014 6:20 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: tugg-along.........18
Replies: 637
Views: 137258

Re: tugg-along.........18

today I worked on installing an amfm radio along with the port fwd interior lite....need some wire connectors to finish the installation....I installed a couple of step plates on the gunnel....I had rescued them from an old chris craft a few yrs ago, hoping I could use them somewhere......double che...
by flordia boy
Sun Aug 31, 2014 7:00 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: tugg-along.........18
Replies: 637
Views: 137258

Re: tugg-along.........18

... P8300200.JPG P8310201.JPG P8310202.JPG ...a couple of pix...showing the ship to shore radio and stbd. interior lite installed....I installed the aft window mouldings ...the door moulding has a removable screen and glass......got foam for the V-berth extensions....have to cover the foam next....m...
by flordia boy
Wed Aug 27, 2014 7:21 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: tugg-along.........18
Replies: 637
Views: 137258

Re: tugg-along.........18

P8270197.JPG P8270198.JPG ....I read in the paper that the best time of the week to go to DMV, is wed., so this AM I decided I should get the reg. up dated so I could get the reg. sticker....went in and within 10 min. I was in and out....$ 36.00 later. also got rid of all my scrap wood...shop looks...
by flordia boy
Tue Aug 26, 2014 8:48 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: tugg-along.........18
Replies: 637
Views: 137258

Re: tugg-along.........18

P8260196.JPG today I mounted the bell we bought a while back at a marine flea mkt......did a water test of the on board water system....hooked to city water...it appears that the faucet is defective and there is a feed back from the cold side to the hot side, with leakage.....just another stumbling...
by flordia boy
Tue Aug 26, 2014 6:34 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: tugg-along.........18
Replies: 637
Views: 137258

Re: tugg-along.........18

P8250192.JPG P8250193.JPG P8250194.JPG I have the foam cut for the V- berth , the floor is all installed.....Today I will do a 2nd test of the water system, before I install the frig......a few details to attend to along with some touch up paint....by the end of the week I am going to attempt to mo...
by flordia boy
Sat Aug 23, 2014 3:21 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: tugg-along.........18
Replies: 637
Views: 137258

Re: tugg-along.........18

I have been installing the t&g oak flooring....should finish it tomorrow.....its starting to look good.....will take pix when its done.....Wayne
by flordia boy
Wed Aug 20, 2014 6:01 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: tugg-along.........18
Replies: 637
Views: 137258

Re: tugg-along.........18

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by flordia boy
Wed Aug 20, 2014 5:56 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: tugg-along.........18
Replies: 637
Views: 137258

Re: tugg-along.........18

I have been working on the door lock and window locks....today I glued oak t&g oak flooring to 2 sections of the cabin floor......have to go to my p/t job tomorrow continue on the flooring on fri...
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by flordia boy
Mon Aug 18, 2014 6:55 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: tugg-along.........18
Replies: 637
Views: 137258

Re: tugg-along.........18

today I re-installed the cabin door....working on a lock for the door as well as the sliding windows....remove the aft cabin window trim I installed yesterday as I was not happy with the fit...will work on that tomorrow...I also will be working on locks for the port and stbd. storage/ seats. will ta...
by flordia boy
Sat Aug 16, 2014 6:44 pm
Forum: Gathering 2014, Sept. 19-21, Guild, Tennessee
Topic: Gathering 2014 (G8) Name Tags - ATTENDEES PLEASE READ
Replies: 25
Views: 15082

Re: Gathering 2014 (G8) Name Tags - ATTENDEES PLEASE READ

ray...the info for our tags.....Wayne Conklin....AKA..flordia boy, wife- linda Conklin...building tug along 18....I will fwd a pix in a few days, as I want to get a little more done before I take more pix....i'm 95 % complete, all systems are functional, trailer is ready....we plan on being there un...
by flordia boy
Sat Aug 16, 2014 6:32 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: tugg-along.........18
Replies: 637
Views: 137258

Re: tugg-along.........18

I returned to work on the boat this afternoon...applied another coat of varnish on the window mouldings...cut a piece of trim for the front of the trunk cabin, prepped the aft cabin window for the installation of the moulding....tomorrow I plan on installing the rails on the cabin roof....have an id...

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