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by Juergen
Tue Jun 15, 2021 7:39 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Carioca 17' Germany
Replies: 15
Views: 1644

Re: Carioca 17' Germany

Hallo !

i'm still waiting for wood. :?

But in the meantime mail came from USA !!!

Everythinng a boat builder neets ! :D


Juergen
by Juergen
Sun Jun 13, 2021 5:30 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member
Replies: 2
Views: 691

Re: New Member

Hallo Kevin !

I too have started building a carioca ! :D

There are very few pictures here.

How far are you with the construction ?

I'm still looking for wood.

Mahogany is hard to come by here. :(

Wich wood do you use ?

Do you already have pictures ?


Juergen :D
by Juergen
Tue Jun 08, 2021 10:21 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Carioca 17' Germany
Replies: 15
Views: 1644

Re: Carioca 17' Germany

News ! :D I received the first plywood for the corner joints of the frames. Birch 6,5 mm ( 5 layers ) , something more like 1/4". Norm BFU100 ( water resistant ) The wood procurement is much difficult than expected ! Mahogany is the hard one to come here ! :roll: But how did Glen write ? "Use what y...
by Juergen
Sat Jun 05, 2021 6:36 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Carioca 17' Germany
Replies: 15
Views: 1644

Re: Carioca 17' Germany

No, then thought of white oak !


Juergen :D
by Juergen
Sat Jun 05, 2021 6:14 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Carioca 17' Germany
Replies: 15
Views: 1644

Re: Carioca 17' Germany

As for the constuction

I have thesame problem that all builder seems to have had. :roll:

Wood procurement !

Have to see what i can get better to buy.

Mahogany or Oak !

Will call my timber dealer next week, what he can get more easily.


Juergen :D
by Juergen
Sat Jun 05, 2021 5:31 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Carioca 17' Germany
Replies: 15
Views: 1644

Re: Carioca 17' Germany

Hallo friends !

Can't build so fast as the answers come here ! :shock:

The boat is always taken out of the water.

For this reason also the size of the boat.
This can still pull my car ! :wink:


Juergen :D
by Juergen
Sat Jun 05, 2021 1:39 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Carioca 17' Germany
Replies: 15
Views: 1644

Re: Carioca 17' Germany

Hallo friends ! :D Here is my first question. Holes for water drainage are provided in the Frames along the keel. Left and right. And than ? Motor Well has Drain Holes, see image. How does the water come out of the bilge ? :? I think that also appies to other boats. Holes to the left and right of th...
by Juergen
Fri Jun 04, 2021 11:34 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Carioca 17' Germany
Replies: 15
Views: 1644

Re: Carioca 17' Germany

Hallo Steve !
I already feel accepted, nice people here ! :D



Juergen :D
by Juergen
Fri Jun 04, 2021 12:09 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Carioca 17' Germany
Replies: 15
Views: 1644

Re: Carioca 17' Germany

Let's try, Roberta ! :wink:


Juergen :D
by Juergen
Fri Jun 04, 2021 11:22 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member, Carioca 17' or "Swish 1958"
Replies: 12
Views: 981

Re: New member, Carioca 17' or "Swish 1958"

Hallo Roberta, hallo Bill !

I did it !

My Thread below : Power Boats > "Carioca 12' Germany"

Best regads

Juergen
by Juergen
Fri Jun 04, 2021 11:12 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Carioca 17' Germany
Replies: 15
Views: 1644

Carioca 17' Germany

Hallo boat builder ! I intend to build a "Carioca" :D Under the category "New Members" , i have already introduced myself. I hope to be able to ask my questions here and I think there will be a lot of questions !!! :? At the moment I'm still brooding over the plans and part lists. On the title "Cari...
by Juergen
Fri Jun 04, 2021 10:27 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member, Carioca 17' or "Swish 1958"
Replies: 12
Views: 981

Re: New member, Carioca 17' or "Swish 1958"

O.K. Roberta !

Then i will do it like this and open a Thread with "Carioca 17' "

I think we'll meet there again !


Best regards

Juergen
by Juergen
Fri Jun 04, 2021 1:57 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member, Carioca 17' or "Swish 1958"
Replies: 12
Views: 981

Re: New member, Carioca 17' or "Swish 1958"

Hallo friends !

If i get it right, this page is just for introduction.

If i have questions about my build, i have to open my own post.

Like this :

Unter "Motorboat" > new topic > "Carioca 17' "

Am i correct ? :D

Juergen
by Juergen
Thu Jun 03, 2021 8:01 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member, Carioca 17' or "Swish 1958"
Replies: 12
Views: 981

Re: New member, Carioca 17' or "Swish 1958"

Hallo, DrBryanJ !

That is also my consideration.

Think i will do its like this.

I've studied the plans and the building instructions.

It seems doable for an "old man" ! :lol:

Juergen
by Juergen
Thu Jun 03, 2021 6:13 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member, Carioca 17' or "Swish 1958"
Replies: 12
Views: 981

Re: New member, Carioca 17' or "Swish 1958"

Thank you for the compliment ! :D

Juergen

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