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by Basothobryn
Mon Jun 14, 2021 12:08 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: What should I have on board a small power boat?
Replies: 8
Views: 247

Re: What should I have on board a small power boat?

Boating is fun, but being prepared for an emergency is easier on the land depending on where you boat some things are not as necessary as others. Having an alternate method of propulsion is always a good idea, and probably a requirement. That might be a paddle for a small sailing boat or a small out...
by Basothobryn
Thu Apr 01, 2021 12:00 am
Forum: Jet Ski Power
Topic: possible Dyno Jet Build?
Replies: 4
Views: 3580

Re: possible Dyno Jet Build?

Cheer E T. Would be great to have another on the go. Other mods I plan are to stretch it the 10% permissible. move the cockpit back a little for a longer foredeck. And I started making the seats last week. Afold down bench seat in the middle for 2 (small sized peoples, and have 2 fold down single se...
by Basothobryn
Tue Mar 30, 2021 5:38 am
Forum: Jet Ski Power
Topic: possible Dyno Jet Build?
Replies: 4
Views: 3580

Re: possible Dyno Jet Build?

I received my plans for the nimrod last week, I plan on powering it with a 1000cc or more 3 cylinder engine powering a jet pump. Current plan is to isolate 4 or 5 sections of the boat and lay down fibreglass and divincel (sic) in those sections on top of the plywood. If my nephews or I jag a rock we...
by Basothobryn
Tue Mar 30, 2021 4:38 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Fiberglass Rollers
Replies: 5
Views: 933

Re: Fiberglass Rollers

Hi jim, this is my first rely to anything I have read on the forum so take my advice with a large shot of your favourite. From my experience if I was laying pure epoxy without glass, i would use foam rollers, if i was laying epoxy with s-glass, carbon, kevlar etc I would use a metal roller.(easier t...
by Basothobryn
Fri Mar 26, 2021 6:27 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Nimrod in Perth, Australia
Replies: 3
Views: 673

Re: Nimrod in Perth, Australia

Thanks Roberta. You and carls dedication to this forum was certainly a deciding factor in my decision to purchase plans from Glen L. The other factor being I could think of nothing worse than building a boat from lifted/stolen plans off the internet and finding it impossible to register, licence or ...
by Basothobryn
Wed Mar 24, 2021 5:27 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Nimrod in Perth, Australia
Replies: 3
Views: 673

Nimrod in Perth, Australia

Hi everyone, Just wanted to say thanks to Glen-l and the wonderful community they have created. After a good 2 years of ogling over the wonderful craft people have created using the plans available I was jumping with joy to see my plans for the nimrod had been delivered today. My wonderful mum was n...

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