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by ian bell
Thu Sep 28, 2017 3:11 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New builder from Down Under
Replies: 3
Views: 1681

Re: New builder from Down Under

Hi Lachlan and welcome . I live in Qld and have built the Renegade . I used recycled hoop pine for my frames and Tassie Oak for the Keel . My marine ply and epoxy I bought from " Boatcraft Pacific" , they have agencies in Vic other than that Bunnings sell Marine ply. Another member down your way is ...
by ian bell
Mon Apr 24, 2017 4:28 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: renegade update
Replies: 33
Views: 15337

Re: renegade update

Yakima .A few pic's of the flip
Ian
by ian bell
Sat Apr 22, 2017 2:37 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Finish to a slab table for outside use.
Replies: 7
Views: 3015

Re: Finish to a slab table for outside use.

Bill . You are welcome to come .
Ian
by ian bell
Wed Apr 19, 2017 3:00 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Finish to a slab table for outside use.
Replies: 7
Views: 3015

Re: Finish to a slab table for outside use.

I cannot get pettit here in Australia , I am going to use Bondall Marine spar varnish . Table is now going inside the lunch room. starting varnishing today.
Ian
by ian bell
Wed Mar 29, 2017 5:30 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member from Accra-Ghana
Replies: 2
Views: 1225

Re: New member from Accra-Ghana

Hi Medeci.
Welcome aboard , I only learned basic woodwork at school then nothing for 50 years and have built a Renegade Glen-l ski boat. All you have to do is post a Question and you will get plenty of advice . What are you going to build and post plenty of pictures.
Ian
by ian bell
Wed Mar 29, 2017 2:34 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Aussie Belle
Replies: 617
Views: 278026

Re: Aussie Belle

Hi Jamie
Hope you and the family are OK . Did Cyclone Debbie do any damage at your place .Our thoughts are with you .
Ian
by ian bell
Wed Mar 29, 2017 2:27 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Gooday from Queensland the sunshine state of Australia
Replies: 17
Views: 5223

Re: Gooday from Queensland the sunshine state of Australia

Welcome Reid . Hope you live high enough not to get flooded from the rain depression left over from Cyclone Debbie . :mrgreen: Where do you live . I am at Chambers Flat 4133 ,and had 43mm of rain last night .I have built the Renegade ,launched Oct. 2016, I used recycled hoop pine for my frames . The...
by ian bell
Fri Mar 24, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Finish to a slab table for outside use.
Replies: 7
Views: 3015

Re: Finish to a slab table for outside use.

Thank you for your replies. I will try and track down a Pettit distributor in Australia .
Ian
by ian bell
Fri Mar 24, 2017 3:08 am
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Finish to a slab table for outside use.
Replies: 7
Views: 3015

Finish to a slab table for outside use.

For the last month I have been doing a Slab table 4.2 metres x 850 mm wide x60mm thick , for US people that is 13ft9 3/8x 2ft9 1/2 x 2 3/8 in . It is Australian Blue Gum. This is a table for the Men's Shed for sitting around for a few Beers and an occasional meal and coffee . I need to finish it in ...
by ian bell
Tue Mar 14, 2017 11:47 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Malahini paint job
Replies: 30
Views: 9235

Re: Malahini paint job

Love the paint and timber finish.
Ian
by ian bell
Tue Mar 14, 2017 11:42 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: New Boat---Squirt!!!
Replies: 13
Views: 5018

Re: New Boat---Squirt!!!

Hi Dwain .I am 70 yrs old and have just finished building a Renegade and put in a 350 chev marinised with a SEI sternleg .the SEII6 is an aftermarket of the mercruiser.Where as mercruiser only give 12 mths warranty ,SEI give you 3 yrs ,they are built in the USA . So far I cannot fault it.
Ian
by ian bell
Sun Jan 29, 2017 2:21 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member (sort of)
Replies: 1
Views: 1082

Re: New Member (sort of)

Hi Jeff . I'm not close as I live in Qld, I have built a renegade and it performs well . Check out Jenco's v 12 boat riveria , he lives at Pine Mountain up near Wodonga .
Ian
by ian bell
Wed Jan 11, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Monaco Restart
Replies: 216
Views: 82312

Re: Monaco Restart

Great finish , good luck with your flip .
Ian
by ian bell
Wed Jan 11, 2017 5:35 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello to all from Wellington, New Zealand
Replies: 11
Views: 4069

Re: Hello to all from Wellington, New Zealand

I have built the Renegade and used a metric/imperial tape measure and ruler. Live in Australia.
Ian
by ian bell
Mon Jan 09, 2017 2:04 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: I guess it's time to come out of the closet!Bartender 24
Replies: 1515
Views: 386009

Re: I guess it's time to come out of the closet!Bartender 24

Bill it's good to have a plan .
Ian

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