Its official Admiralty present

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kens
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Re: Its official Admiralty present

Postby kens » Sun Jan 27, 2013 5:48 pm

How's the build going?
You caught some fish?
you got a video of it up & running?

Ken
Oak is over rated, everything about it takes extra time; then it warps, splits or checks !!! :roll:

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Re: Its official Admiralty present

Postby Soloboat » Thu Apr 11, 2013 7:03 pm

Still doing some fine tuning getting the right flow in the bait tank labelling switches however I am enjoying the fruits of my labour This fish was really delicious maybe moreso because I caught it on my own A-Lure Be sure to find time to enjoy these boats I kmow I will even if my crew are land lubbers and mostly chum when we go out
Halibut
Caught 3 miles offshore over hard bottom in about 80ft of water
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Re: Its official Admiralty present

Postby vupilot » Thu Apr 11, 2013 7:20 pm

Nice fish! Offshore in a homebuilt boat, too cool.

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Re: Its official Admiralty present

Postby kens » Thu Apr 11, 2013 7:20 pm

Nice one!!
I got some catching up to do.
Oak is over rated, everything about it takes extra time; then it warps, splits or checks !!! :roll:

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Re: Its official Admiralty present

Postby Bill Edmundson » Thu Apr 11, 2013 7:48 pm

Denzil

:) Nice! :) Nice! :) Nice! :)

Bill
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Re: Its official Admiralty present

Postby Bob Maskel » Thu Apr 11, 2013 9:23 pm

Wow, lookin' GOOD!!
Bob
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Re: Its official Admiralty present

Postby Roberta » Fri Apr 12, 2013 5:24 am

Outstanding, Denzil!!!!!!!!

Roberta :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
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Re: Its official Admiralty present

Postby ttownshaw » Fri Apr 12, 2013 9:53 am

SuuuWeeeet!
Bill

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Re: Its official Admiralty present

Postby Soloboat » Fri Apr 12, 2013 11:27 am

I had a friend along with a lot more experience than I had who thought that I needed ballast I
told him to fill the tank needed about. 100 gals more which would be ballast enough. The
Point is Glen L design is a whole lot lighter than any comparable glass boat
) Champagne dreams and wishes are possible on a beer budget. Just build the boat.
Nice curves are easy on the eyes.
Go sell crazy somewhere else we're all stocked up here."As Good As It Gets" Jack Nicholson.

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Re: Its official Admiralty present

Postby slug » Fri Apr 12, 2013 12:19 pm

Denzil; Just reviewed your build post after your latest launching pics; WOW! Unbelievable the progress you made and the beautiful finished job. Must be a real thrill to go out in the boat.
Congratulations on a wonderful job.
Doug

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Re: Its official Admiralty present

Postby Gayle Brantuk » Tue Apr 16, 2013 9:07 am

Looks like great fun Denzil! Good to see you enjoying your efforts...

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Re: Its official Admiralty present

Postby Alaned » Sat May 11, 2013 11:42 pm

Fantastic job A+ go to the top of the class

What's she called ???


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