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by Smith Brother
Tue Jan 01, 2008 7:05 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Bringing in "2008"
Replies: 11
Views: 2811

Caber-Feidh, I wonder if he GLUED himself to his chair, oh, I think I hear a voice in the distance. HELP, I'M STUCK, AND CAN'T GET UP. Maybe we need to pitch in and buy him LIFE LINE to wear around his neck. :wink: I wonder if he has a trained dog to fetch them dar beers? :P

Dale in Indy
by Smith Brother
Fri Dec 28, 2007 8:42 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Winter time racing
Replies: 11
Views: 3398

Well, Dave, it has been said over and over, WANT SOMETHING DONE, THEN ASK A BUSY PERSON, so GET WITH IT MY FRIEND. :D

I wish you and ALL Glen-L members a HAPPY NEW YEAR.

Dale in Indy

Down on my knees, I've learned how to stand, I can't even walk, without you holding my hand.
by Smith Brother
Sat Dec 22, 2007 4:41 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Merry Christmas
Replies: 60
Views: 14210

GOT TO LOVE THEM TWO, leakcheck & John, well MAYBE.... :wink: I don't think, I know, that GAYLE, DESERVES THE PERSON OF THE YEAR AWARD, FOR PUTTING UP WITH IT ALL. The only thing I can say to you Gayle, is this, you must be a very, NICE, person. Don't give up on us, PLEASE. MERRY CHRISTMAS, and I wi...
by Smith Brother
Wed Dec 19, 2007 9:19 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Hope This Isn't Time for Another Miracle Recovery
Replies: 31
Views: 7615

Bill, BETTER STORY??? Well, over the years I have been asked, what's your SECRET in doing this, or that, and OFTEN the SECRET is, there is NO SECRET, it's JUST DO IT, and don't give up, FOR SURE. DOWN ON MY KNEES, I'VE LEARNED HOW TO STAND, BECAUSE I CAN'T EVEN WALK WITHOUT YOU HOLDING MY HAND. It's...
by Smith Brother
Wed Dec 19, 2007 3:39 pm
Forum: Design Modifications
Topic: Raising deck on a Barrelback / Key Largo instead of windshie
Replies: 10
Views: 4030

Mr. Hot Rod, thanks for your, time, effort, and link. I am planning on angling the step up to the new higher front deck, so that the ENTIRE deck is raised approx. 2-3 inches. Then carrying the line back thru the cabin roof area. Actually I will be continuing the coaming board from the back, but NOT ...
by Smith Brother
Mon Dec 17, 2007 7:48 pm
Forum: Design Modifications
Topic: Raising deck on a Barrelback / Key Largo instead of windshie
Replies: 10
Views: 4030

I have been playing with some drawings that will show what it looks like if I raise the front deck on the Sea Knight I am building. I'm WAY past the reviewing of plans stage, GET THAT LEAKCHECK???? :P Anyway I would like to step the front deck up approx. 2-3 inches, and carry the line back thru the ...
by Smith Brother
Sun Dec 16, 2007 6:09 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Steering - Stop me before I...
Replies: 43
Views: 10839

Bruce, THANK YOU. I will attempt to find on there site.

Dale in Indy
by Smith Brother
Sun Dec 16, 2007 6:04 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Pot Luck 33
Replies: 17
Views: 4301

Yep, as a kid one would ask WHAT KIND OF MOTOR YOU GOT IN THAT THING? I would say, small heater, small wiper, and a heavy starting motor. Now, there you go leakcheck, calling it a engine and a motor in the breath. LORD HELP ME. :wink: Dale in Indy DOWN ON MY KNEES, I'VE LEARNED HOW TO STAND, BECAUSE...
by Smith Brother
Sun Dec 16, 2007 5:54 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: buddies in a garage BS'ing
Replies: 23
Views: 5092

NOTHING like a little bench racing now and then. All race shops that I have been in and there are quite a few, the main subject in a discussion OFTEN gets off track, SO WHAT. You are right this is a good site, and bound to remain as same. Why, there isn't a site ANYWHERE that get the entertainment t...
by Smith Brother
Sun Dec 16, 2007 5:43 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Steering - Stop me before I...
Replies: 43
Views: 10839

Bruce, in picture two I notice the throttle lever control, is that something that is available as a over the counter item? Not being a boat person I am still learning. HELP.... I would like to use something like that in on my 78" boat. Thanks, Dale in Indy p.s. How long is the control handle? Thanks.
by Smith Brother
Sat Dec 15, 2007 6:16 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: What Would You Like To See Pulling This Boat?
Replies: 15
Views: 3996

Yep, pictures OFTEN make a piece look BETTER than it is, there is NO substitute for TOUCHING it with your own hands, and THEN things can be out of site.

Dave, you are probably close in your concerns.

Dale in Indy
by Smith Brother
Sat Dec 15, 2007 9:00 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: one amazing thing about boat building
Replies: 6
Views: 1885

Poor old Santa. When he delivers to the leakcheck house his bag will be so FULL of PLANS that it will be running over. Why, leakcheck keeps Glen-L rich all by himself. :P I have even heard that he has bought so many plans that he has forgotten what he has and then orders more of the same. I guess wh...
by Smith Brother
Sat Dec 15, 2007 8:46 am
Forum: Tool Talk
Topic: band saw
Replies: 63
Views: 19992

I have a OLD Delta/Milwaukee cast iron 14" saw, and it has a gear reduction system that allows me to cut metal as well, actually I leave it on metal slow speed all the time, and it works just fine. I ALWAYS mark my piece as CLEAR as I can and NEVER cut through the line. I cut up CLOSE, but by leavin...
by Smith Brother
Fri Dec 14, 2007 8:15 pm
Forum: Epoxy
Topic: How much trouble?
Replies: 48
Views: 15526

You got it RIGHT leakcheck, FOR SURE. I couldn't have said it better. :wink:

Merry Christmas.

Dale in Indy
by Smith Brother
Thu Dec 13, 2007 5:29 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Selling wooden runabouts?
Replies: 39
Views: 9325

Dave, I have never asked how bad they need to sell, I do know that they have receipts where Charlie put over 25k in the boat, and it as been in the water twise. It was finished very late 2005, he passed away July 4th. 2006. They have it in storage which costs, they would like 10k, but anyone interes...