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by Shaunh
Mon Jan 29, 2018 3:58 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Squirt build, Snowy Mountains, Australia
Replies: 17
Views: 6987

Squirt build, Snowy Mountains, Australia

Hi all. I have just picked up today a set of plans for a Squirt. The plan is to have a crack at this one and once completed I will launch into a Riviera. Figured the Squirt would be a great project to cut my teeth on and I have a 7.5hp Evinrude ready to bolt on. Anyway, reading through the plans and...
by Shaunh
Wed Jan 24, 2018 11:17 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member: G'day From WA
Replies: 8
Views: 2971

Re: New Member: G'day From WA

Hey Sean. I am also looking at doing a Riviera. I see your posts here go back awhile but how are you going with your build? Mine is some months away yet but doing the ground work now.
Cheers Shaun
by Shaunh
Wed Jan 17, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Aussie Gentry
Replies: 281
Views: 139318

Re: Aussie Gentry

Hi John Looking great. How did you go clearing the Sapelle dust from the grain of the Silver Ash? I worked Silver Ash and Black Bean together years ago on a laminated curve and found 0000 steel wool and compressed air was good. I like your clamping jigs. we have also used the metal timber straps on ...
by Shaunh
Thu Jan 11, 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Oz
Replies: 6
Views: 1737

Re: Hello from Oz

Hi Ozzieboat

Great looking motor. will be in touch.
Cheers Shaun
by Shaunh
Thu Jan 04, 2018 4:16 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Oz
Replies: 6
Views: 1737

Re: Hello from Oz

Hi All well i took up Jenko's offer and had a day out yesterday in northern Victoria. Apart from an absolutely fabulous drive through our Snowy Mountains I had a first hand look ( and listen ) at an awesome Riviera. I was thinking a Barrellback but maybe not now. Big thanks to Peter for is time yest...
by Shaunh
Sun Dec 31, 2017 3:33 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Oz
Replies: 6
Views: 1737

Re: Hello from Oz

Cheers Joe
by Shaunh
Sat Dec 30, 2017 2:08 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello from Oz
Replies: 6
Views: 1737

Hello from Oz

Hi all. I am Shaun and live in Australia. The plan is to build a barrellback so i am currently in the research phase. I have a set of preliminary plans on order. My day job is running a timber yard and commercial joinery so the timber and ply aspect should be straight forward i hope. Over the years ...

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