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by BillJ
Tue Jun 26, 2018 1:13 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Matt's Geronimo
Replies: 1235
Views: 380149

Re: Matt's Geronimo

hoodman wrote:The deck will be painted. Got a quote from an Evinrude dealer today! I'll be negotiating with them some more tomorrow.
Progress :D
by BillJ
Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Painting
Topic: Let's demystify some of these boat finishes
Replies: 58
Views: 43150

Re: Let's demystify some of these boat finishes

I do realize this thread has a little age on it but lots of great information.
by BillJ
Mon Jun 25, 2018 1:32 pm
Forum: "I Wish I Had..."
Topic: Donor Boat
Replies: 7
Views: 13079

Re: Donor Boat

Oh yeah, those new large outboard prices will buckle your knees. I like tandem axles.
by BillJ
Mon Jun 25, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: Gathering 2018
Topic: Food
Replies: 96
Views: 32633

Re: Food

neel thompson wrote:Thursday night for sure at Land Cabin #7. Spaghetti Dinner for everyone... Craig may cook this year so eat at your own risk..... Show up anytime
Neel,

At this time I am not scheduled to arrive till Friday but if I can arrive early, I'll definitely be pawing at the door.

BillJ
by BillJ
Mon Jun 25, 2018 10:27 am
Forum: Gathering 2018
Topic: Food
Replies: 96
Views: 32633

Re: Food

Bill,

I'd love to do Saturday morning or night. Checking now to see if I can bring a crew member to help, would that be a problem with you?

BillJ
by BillJ
Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:39 am
Forum: "I Wish I Had..."
Topic: Donor Boat
Replies: 7
Views: 13079

Re: Donor Boat

Sproggy, I think what I'll do is act like I'm going to buy all new, then maybe the right deal will fall into my lap. If it doesn't, then I'll happily spend full price money with the knowledge that things would not have worked out to my satisfaction grinding it out with someone else's old stuff. :lol...
by BillJ
Mon Jun 25, 2018 8:48 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Matt's Geronimo
Replies: 1235
Views: 380149

Re: Matt's Geronimo

Matt,

Yes you definitely have this skill now, looks great. What's next :) :D
by BillJ
Mon Jun 25, 2018 4:53 am
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Tom's Tahoe
Replies: 497
Views: 173812

Re: Tom's Tahoe

:D Looks great to me!
by BillJ
Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:22 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building The Vera Cruise
Replies: 3363
Views: 782415

Re: Building The Vera Cruise

I agree with Matt, you have a good eye for proportions.
by BillJ
Sun Jun 24, 2018 2:06 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Minocqua Boat Show
Replies: 6
Views: 1780

Re: Minocqua Boat Show

Thank you!!!!!!!!!
by BillJ
Sun Jun 24, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Minocqua Boat Show
Replies: 6
Views: 1780

Re: Minocqua Boat Show

Enjoyed looking at those! Post more please if you have :)
by BillJ
Sun Jun 24, 2018 10:33 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member from Georgia
Replies: 12
Views: 3387

Re: New Member from Georgia

Mike,


VERY good advice, I understand what your telling me and I will follow it.


I'm definitely looking forward to September and getting to meeting you and everyone else who has invested talent, time, and money, into this craft.


BillJ
by BillJ
Sun Jun 24, 2018 5:26 am
Forum: Trailers and trailering
Topic: buying a used boat/trailer/motor
Replies: 6
Views: 7482

Re: buying a used boat/trailer/motor

I'm going to add this final thought. For all of the effort that is put into the building of a fine wooden boat, I'm amazed at the number of people that go searching for trailers when Glen-L offers a trailer plan for every one of their trailerable designs. I built the trailer for my Zip and it was E...
by BillJ
Sat Jun 23, 2018 7:32 pm
Forum: Gathering 2018
Topic: G-12 Gathering 2018 Dates and Location
Replies: 84
Views: 41291

Re: G-12 Gathering 2018 Dates and Location

Roberta, Since you kindly invited me to the "Gathering" a few days ago, I have hopefully made no enemies, ordered a boat building book & Celerity plans, reserved a floater, made myself at home here on the site, and have easily tripled my knowledge of boatbuilding. See what a little scratch behind th...
by BillJ
Sat Jun 23, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: Design Modifications
Topic: Has everyone been happy stretching the extra 10%?
Replies: 12
Views: 6441

Re: Has everyone been happy stretching the extra 10%?

hoodman wrote:Bill, maybe I'll play "When the Saints..." at the gathering
That would be awesome Matt!!!!!!! Love my New Orleans!

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