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Congratulations, Roberta!!

Postby Mark-NJ » Sun Mar 04, 2018 2:34 pm

I just received my March/April edition of Classic Boating mag, and who's on page 23?

Very cool....and well deserved!

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Re: Congratulations, Roberta!!

Postby Roberta » Sun Mar 04, 2018 3:01 pm

Wow! Thank you. I don't get that magazine. Could you post it here?

Roberta :D
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Re: Congratulations, Roberta!!

Postby Mark-NJ » Sun Mar 04, 2018 3:34 pm

It's not on line....but here are some page shots from my iPhone:

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Re: Congratulations, Roberta!!

Postby Roberta » Sun Mar 04, 2018 3:51 pm

Thank you for posting.

Roberta :D :D :D
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Re: Congratulations, Roberta!!

Postby Mark-NJ » Sun Mar 04, 2018 3:59 pm

Can I ask a question? Your front flagstaff: How long is it?

I'm looking for one about 13 - 15"....shortest I can find is 18", which is just too long for my boat. Need one for a 3/4" socket, too. Can't find one & I'm ready to borrow a friend's lathe.

Yours looks to be shorter than 18"...or is that just an illusion?

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Re: Congratulations, Roberta!!

Postby Bill Edmundson » Sun Mar 04, 2018 4:06 pm

:D :D :D

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Re: Congratulations, Roberta!!

Postby Roberta » Sun Mar 04, 2018 4:29 pm

Thank you All! The flagstaff is a stock item. Not sure on the length. Right now it is tucked inside the boat. No idea where I bought it. I think a local store.

Roberta :D
Roberta "Queen of the Boat Builders"
Built Zip "Oliver IV", Super Spartan "Jimmy 70", and Torpedo "The Glen L".

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Re: Congratulations, Roberta!!

Postby BayouBengal » Sun Mar 04, 2018 7:07 pm

Congrats Roberta!!! All honors well deserved. :D

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Re: Congratulations, Roberta!!

Postby neel thompson » Mon Mar 05, 2018 5:08 am

Nice..... Congratulations Roberta

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Re: Congratulations, Roberta!!

Postby hoodman » Mon Mar 05, 2018 7:14 am

That's cool! It's neat to me that a boat designed and built past the millennium mark can be on the pages of Classic Boating.

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Re: Congratulations, Roberta!!

Postby Roberta » Mon Mar 05, 2018 7:52 am

It shows how truly timeless the designs are. Like good songs, movies, ideals, styles and many other things that carry on.

Roberta :D :D :D :D
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Re: Congratulations, Roberta!!

Postby specialk » Mon Mar 05, 2018 8:44 am

Big Congratulations. ..love seeing that your hard work is being recognized. ...!
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Re: Congratulations, Roberta!!

Postby Jimbob » Mon Mar 05, 2018 11:14 am

Roberta,
Congratulations! You are truly "queen of the boat builders" I believe what you have done inspires the rest of us to do better. As they say "all boats rise with the tide". The quality of everyone's builds keep getting better and better.
Thank You!
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Re: Congratulations, Roberta!!

Postby Milhouse » Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:14 pm

Congrats Roberta!

Is the 179 page guide that you wrote applicable to other builds as well? Is it available for purchase?
Jim
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Re: Congratulations, Roberta!!

Postby Bill Edmundson » Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:47 pm

Jim

Here it is. http://www.boatdesigns.com/Torpedo-Cons ... fo/12-428/

It will apply to any cold mold design. And, much to others.

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