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by bstrong
Fri Nov 02, 2018 8:11 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Biss's Malahini Build
Replies: 345
Views: 107383

Re: Biss's Malahini Build

Hi Biss, I have been following your build as you are quite a bit ahead of me. I was looking at the material list for the malihini and it suggests 1/4 planking for the sides and 3/8 for the bottom. My question to you is did you have any problem mating it up at the seam or do you just sand it down fai...
by bstrong
Wed Oct 31, 2018 5:32 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: The Fletchers Malahini
Replies: 164
Views: 91125

The Fletchers Malahini

This will be our second build (first one was a bullet), since then I knew I had another one in me. I am looking forward to taking this journey, it is so satisfying to watch it come together :D . There will be many problems to figure out, and many mistakes to learn from, I already know from my first ...
by bstrong
Tue Sep 18, 2018 9:22 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Must have Tools
Replies: 12
Views: 3506

Re: Must have Tools

Thanks to all, should be ready in a month or so to order the plans and start the journey. :D
by bstrong
Sun Sep 16, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Must have Tools
Replies: 12
Views: 3506

Re: Must have Tools

:D Thanks for all the advise, I will be using the combined knowledge and experience of this forum many times throughout my build. As soon as I have my ducks in a row I will order the plans. I am ordering the fastening kit through glen-l. I was also thinking about the building with plywood book but w...
by bstrong
Sun Sep 16, 2018 1:33 pm
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Must have Tools
Replies: 12
Views: 3506

Re: Must have Tools

:D Thanks for the advise, will look into hand tools and also I have a hand planer, should I look into a power planer?
by bstrong
Sat Sep 15, 2018 11:26 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Must have Tools
Replies: 12
Views: 3506

Re: Must have Tools

:D Thanks I will look into that sander!
by bstrong
Fri Sep 14, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: Power Boats
Topic: Must have Tools
Replies: 12
Views: 3506

Must have Tools

Hi, I am getting ready to start a Mahalini, I am still in the prepping mode. I have built a bullet a couple of years ago but was on a budget and rushed through it, I built the whole thing with a jig saw, screw gun, and a belt sander. I plan on taking my time and have more funds this time to do it ri...

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