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by ian bell
Mon Jan 09, 2017 1:59 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Aussie Belle
Replies: 617
Views: 277930

Re: Aussie Belle

Hi Jamie. Have you had any flooding with all of the rain
Ian
by ian bell
Fri Jan 06, 2017 2:34 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Building The Vera Cruise
Replies: 3434
Views: 836597

Re: Building The Vera Cruise

Hi Carl . Why not use a Biscuit joiner , makes life a lot easier .We use one at the "Men's Shed" for all our timber joints.
Ian
by ian bell
Sat Dec 31, 2016 1:53 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member: G'day From WA
Replies: 8
Views: 3349

Re: New Member: G'day From WA

Welcome Sean, Happy New Year . Where in WA are you? I have built a Glen-l Renegade and used recycled Hoop pine for the frames that came off a 100 year old building . All my other timber and ply and fibreglass and epoxy , also paint came from " Boatcraft Pacific". I think they have an Agent in Perth....
by ian bell
Tue Dec 20, 2016 3:05 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: renegade update
Replies: 33
Views: 15329

Re: renegade update

Have sorted out the overheating, was the wrong thermostat 140 degree now fitted and running at 175.connected the interrupter switch and can now get out of gear. Had the motor tuned as well , was slightly retarded ,carby tuned as well . Will give it a run before the weekend . Kids want to go skiing b...
by ian bell
Mon Dec 19, 2016 2:30 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hi from Kent - UK
Replies: 12
Views: 5000

Re: Hi from Kent - UK

Welcome Liam, you live in a lovely place. We visited Kent when were in England
Ian
by ian bell
Mon Dec 19, 2016 2:27 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member from South Africa
Replies: 6
Views: 1847

Re: New member from South Africa

Welcome aboard Kobus . There is a section on houseboat plans on the Glen-l website .You will get plenty of help on the forum and when you start building post plenty of photo's.
Ian
by ian bell
Tue Nov 29, 2016 1:54 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Making progress on my Monaco.
Replies: 780
Views: 232283

Re: Making progress on my Monaco.

Congratulations on your launch, looks fantastic.
Ian
by ian bell
Fri Nov 25, 2016 2:48 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: renegade update
Replies: 33
Views: 15329

Re: renegade update

Thank's Pete . Only a couple of problems , did not connect the shift interrupter switch which made it hard to get out of reverse. Accelerator has a flat spot also and running a bit warm. Will have to check out thermostat ,may need a lower temp setting . The one in is 160 degree and is supposed to ru...
by ian bell
Wed Nov 23, 2016 4:02 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: renegade update
Replies: 33
Views: 15329

Re: renegade update

Launched the boat on Sunday . Sorry no video, the wife forgot to put in a memory card. All went ok ,ran a bit warm ,will take boat for a tune up. Plenty of water running through the system. Bill I remembered to turn on the fuel tap . A few pics.
Ian
by ian bell
Wed Nov 16, 2016 12:55 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member from St Peters, MO
Replies: 62
Views: 28370

Re: New Member from St Peters, MO

Hi Mark ,welcome aboard .When setting up your building make it a bit higher so you can crawl under to unbolt it prior to flipping, also measure twice cut once . Happy building and take your time and we all mistakes which can be remedied.
Ian
by ian bell
Tue Nov 15, 2016 1:24 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: renegade update
Replies: 33
Views: 15329

Re: renegade update

Thanks for the kind words .Tony ,hopefully at Hope Island. Will take a video.
Ian
by ian bell
Mon Nov 14, 2016 3:17 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: renegade update
Replies: 33
Views: 15329

Re: renegade update

Thank you Allan
Ian
by ian bell
Mon Nov 14, 2016 3:05 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: renegade update
Replies: 33
Views: 15329

Re: renegade update

A few more pics
by ian bell
Mon Nov 14, 2016 2:58 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Making progress on my Monaco.
Replies: 780
Views: 232283

Re: Making progress on my Monaco.

Your boat looks Fantastic . Like you just about to launch.
Ian
by ian bell
Mon Nov 14, 2016 2:52 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: renegade update
Replies: 33
Views: 15329

Re: renegade update

Have just got the seats back and in ,engine cover needs to be hinged and fitted. Boat is now registered and Launch date will be this Sunday. :mrgreen:

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