Search found 10688 matches

by Bill Edmundson
Thu Apr 25, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Torpedo X 0.16
Replies: 104
Views: 16069

Re: Torpedo X 0.16

Marco

Get started! A boat is maybe 7000 little steps. Start building the frames... The build can be moved.

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:35 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Building the PeeWee in Germany
Replies: 3
Views: 50

Re: Building the PeeWee in Germany

Tijan Welcome. I don't fair the stem until the frames and the sheer, keel, and chine are almost on and mounted on the build form. Once their on the form, if you can locate the Bow Eye, it is easier to drill that hole into a square surface than a pointed one. After the planking goes on you can re-dri...
by Bill Edmundson
Tue Apr 23, 2019 6:51 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member. Squirt jet build intended
Replies: 3
Views: 60

Re: New member. Squirt jet build intended

Peterf Welcome! After you have 3 approved post, you will have access to Personal Mail (PM). Then you can contact others directly. The 2 boats that were at the Gathering were built by Reynolty (Tyler Reynol) and Bulldogboater (Kevin Brown). Kevin sold his to Tony & Erica Sewell). The Sewell are who h...
by Bill Edmundson
Mon Apr 22, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: Neeley's Barrelback - Sacramento
Replies: 274
Views: 74772

Re: Neeley's Barrelback - Sacramento

I have the flat material. I used Dawn dishwashing detergent.

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Sun Apr 21, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: Gathering 2019
Topic: Count Down
Replies: 39
Views: 4106

Re: Count Down

I agree with Roberta on the refund policy. First: We often get the rebooking of the cabins ourselves. Second: A couple of years ago our cancelations were people who had to work after a hurricane. You can't plan that. Third: As Neel said, we book probably about 80 to 90 rental nights, not to mention ...
by Bill Edmundson
Sat Apr 20, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: Boat Power
Topic: looking to re-power the runabout
Replies: 19
Views: 4488

Re: looking to re-power the runabout

BoringBros

You may some info here http://www.glen-l.com/phpBB2/search.php ... +500+parts

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Sat Apr 20, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: 16' Ski Boat Restoration
Replies: 225
Views: 60577

Re: 16' Ski Boat Restoration

Jim

When spraying two-parts you really should a positive pressure full mask, Tyvek, and gloves. The overspray is going to cure out. You really don't want that in your nose and lungs.

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Sat Apr 20, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: Epoxy
Topic: What is this?
Replies: 3
Views: 250

Re: What is this?

Jamie

If it feels waxy it may be blush. First, a warm soapy water wash. If that doesn't clear it, go to Billy's answer.

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Fri Apr 19, 2019 7:33 pm
Forum: Hankinson designs
Topic: 20ft Texas Barrel
Replies: 410
Views: 71468

Re: 20ft Texas Barrel

I use the power hand planer for the crude stuff. Then I go to that big Porta Cable belt sander. Always keep that sander moving!

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Fri Apr 19, 2019 10:07 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Boat dreaming "Atlantic Skiff"
Replies: 5
Views: 206

Re: Boat dreaming "Atlantic Skiff"

:roll: :lol: :?

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Thu Apr 18, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Rub-a-Dub-Scrub
Replies: 5
Views: 247

Re: Rub-a-Dub-Scrub

Ken

I had the same thoughts. I wonder what that coating is that doesn't require maintenance? I'd sure like some of that stuff!

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Tue Apr 16, 2019 3:54 pm
Forum: Gathering 2019
Topic: Count Down
Replies: 39
Views: 4106

Re: Count Down

Well... I guess I understand their situation. People tie up a room and then just no-show. They might have rented the room. We usually have someone that fills the room.

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Mon Apr 15, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Gathering 2019
Topic: Count Down
Replies: 39
Views: 4106

Re: Count Down

Roberta

I think we're good. They may contact everyone. This what Tony pasted on to Neel. We just don't know right now.

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Mon Apr 15, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: Fisherman
Replies: 94
Views: 10474

Re: Fisherman

Eric

I think I just used 1/4" bolts and filled with thickened epoxy. I was always planning to paint anyway.

Bill
by Bill Edmundson
Mon Apr 15, 2019 9:29 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: 16' Ski Boat Restoration
Replies: 225
Views: 60577

Re: 16' Ski Boat Restoration

And... then you're going to bump into the dock! :lol: And, someone will step on the deck.

Bill