SLX 3 build

Outboard designs up to 14'

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Hoffer
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Re: SLX 3 build

Post by Hoffer » Tue Feb 12, 2019 4:50 am

Axis wrote:
Sun Feb 03, 2019 3:03 pm
Very interested in this, following. kinda wanna built one of these myself now that Ive seen it, lol! :D
Axis, I would go for it. Seeing something come together that you designed is amazing, the build is just as fun as the design process.
I wanted something for me that is original.....all these boat designs began on paper somewhere,this one just begins with me.
I can change aspects as I build and I am not afraid to try unconventional methods. Some people will like what your doing and some wont, at he end of the day the boat will look and perform how I want it to.
Check out the build section scream and fly forum, home made tunnel finally building.....primary reason I started mine.

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Re: SLX 3 build

Post by Hoffer » Thu Feb 14, 2019 1:20 pm

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Re: SLX 3 build

Post by Hoffer » Tue Feb 19, 2019 3:05 pm

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Evan
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Re: SLX 3 build

Post by Evan » Wed Feb 20, 2019 4:05 pm

What do the spaces on the bottom of the boat do?

thanks

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Re: SLX 3 build

Post by 283 » Wed Feb 20, 2019 4:25 pm

Looks good. Your sketch reminds me off this boat

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Re: SLX 3 build

Post by Hoffer » Thu Feb 21, 2019 10:55 am

I was thinking silver.

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Re: SLX 3 build

Post by Hoffer » Thu Feb 21, 2019 10:59 am

Evan wrote:
Wed Feb 20, 2019 4:05 pm
What do the spaces on the bottom of the boat do?

thanks
Venting the hull....traps turbulent air, less drag while helping lift the hull.

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Re: SLX 3 build

Post by Hoffer » Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:28 pm

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Re: SLX 3 build

Post by Hoffer » Fri Mar 15, 2019 1:30 pm

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Evan
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Re: SLX 3 build

Post by Evan » Sat Mar 16, 2019 10:37 am

coming right along. Looks fast just sitting there.

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Re: SLX 3 build

Post by Hoffer » Wed Mar 20, 2019 3:06 am

Thanks Evan.

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