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by specialk
Fri Jun 25, 2021 8:11 am
Forum: "Fishing Stories" by Glen-L Boatbuilders
Topic: What did you do with your Glen-L this week?
Replies: 16
Views: 2007

Re: What did you do with your Glen-L this week?

Been raining down here every day...so stopped by on my way to work...and made sure no water was in her...
We opened a CBD shop in Cocoa Beach...it is takin all our time...but still try to put the FLYER in the water every other week...ms talking to y'all ...everyone please stay safe...
by specialk
Thu Feb 04, 2021 1:27 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building The Vera Cruise
Replies: 3587
Views: 972158

Re: Building The Vera Cruise

Carl...just checking on the build...
I have a beautiful salt river to run her in...
If you ever get to cocoa beach...
by specialk
Thu Jan 28, 2021 11:15 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Space Coast Florida Glen-L Calypso Build
Replies: 12
Views: 2883

Re: Space Coast Florida Glen-L Calypso Build

Nice build...please take lots of pictures...it really helps other builders...
I am in Port St. John..
by specialk
Mon Jan 18, 2021 4:56 pm
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Space Coast Barrelback
Replies: 51
Views: 8084

Re: Space Coast Barrelback

Looks nice...
Keep up the good work...will have to get together one day..and check out your progress...
My build is...Flats Flyer Build S.C.
by specialk
Mon Jan 18, 2021 4:20 pm
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Space Coast Barrelback
Replies: 51
Views: 8084

Re: Space Coast Barrelback

I used a lot of stainless steel screws...
Keep in mind ..you will probably encapsulate all the frames with epoxy I did on my flats flyer...
BTW...i live in Port St. John....
by specialk
Wed Dec 02, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Flats Flyer
Replies: 2
Views: 1660

Re: Flats Flyer

Congratulations guys...a very fun to build ...and a blast to be fishing out of flats boat...
by specialk
Sun Oct 25, 2020 12:57 pm
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Flats Flyer Build in S.C.
Replies: 330
Views: 163519

Re: Flats Flyer Build in S.C.

I installed 2 batteries in my center console...
If you look back...i show a picture of the wiring in the console ..
The batteries when in front of that wiring...
Hope that helps...
by specialk
Sat Aug 15, 2020 5:07 am
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Ready to flip
Replies: 13
Views: 4336

Re: Ready to flip

Love the boat...
Great video looks like a beautiful flip...
Congratulations...
by specialk
Thu Jul 16, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Flats Flyer Build in S.C.
Replies: 330
Views: 163519

Re: Flats Flyer Build in S.C.

Go to page 10 of my build...
I have a few pictures...it drains to the bottom keel of the boat..
I put a bilge pump on each side of the keel...one pump is automatic...the other pump is manual....
Hope this helps...
by specialk
Thu Jul 09, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Flats Flyer Build in S.C.
Replies: 330
Views: 163519

Re: Flats Flyer Build in S.C.

I was going to put a live well in...the space were my transom speakers are at...and I still can...
But I had the same thought as you...it is done in boats all the time....I just could not drill any more holes in my Flyer...
I use a very nice cooler ...and my big one is a barrel cut in half..
by specialk
Thu Jul 09, 2020 8:47 am
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Flats Flyer Build in S.C.
Replies: 330
Views: 163519

Re: Flats Flyer Build in S.C.

Not shure where you live...
But my recommendation is you want a hatch that's very low profile the lower the better that way as you're walking across your decks and different places they don't become a tripping hazard
by specialk
Thu Jul 02, 2020 7:43 am
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Flats Flyer Build in S.C.
Replies: 330
Views: 163519

Re: Flats Flyer Build in S.C.

If I remember mine was 1600lbs..with motor... There's a company in Charleston SC...that builds trailers... I talked to 6 different companies when searching for my trailer..he was the only one that said...send him pictures...wanted weight.. And we're I thought my center of gravity was..on my boat... ...
by specialk
Mon Jun 29, 2020 5:55 pm
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Flats Flyer Build in S.C.
Replies: 330
Views: 163519

Re: Flats Flyer Build in S.C.

This is the best picture I can find...
If I remember...i epoxy a brass tube...to the escutcheon to the back of the transom.....Image
by specialk
Wed May 13, 2020 10:03 am
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Cutting BarrelBack frames
Replies: 7
Views: 3653

Re: Cutting BarrelBack frames

You...will eventually want to seal up these frames...
So being planed or sanded well ...will be a good idea...
Just my 2 cents...
by specialk
Thu May 07, 2020 5:15 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building The Vera Cruise
Replies: 3587
Views: 972158

Re: Building The Vera Cruise

Carl...
So beautiful...love the look ...
Will seek back in and go back in time to catch up on your build...
Miss everyone...y'all stay safe...

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