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« Reply #75 on: February 19, 2014, 08:08:25 PM »

No its not balsa just glass but the center support I extended up to the bow eyelet just because I'm not the lightest person in the world

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oh ok gotcha ya we found out that the deck is balsa in ours I was just curious how's the project comin along for you


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« Reply #76 on: February 20, 2014, 06:12:31 AM »
its upside down now previous owner put some gouges in the bottom and theres an 1/8" to 3/16" hook to take care of 

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« Reply #77 on: February 20, 2014, 06:27:29 AM »

its upside down now previous owner put some gouges in the bottom and theres an 1/8" to 3/16" hook to take care of
that sucks we willbe doin ours after the floor is done


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« Reply #78 on: March 22, 2014, 04:11:49 PM »
Well now that my hand finally healed most of the way it was back to starting the sanding process today here's the progress today I only took a few


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« Reply #79 on: April 24, 2014, 07:12:58 AM »
Well now that my hand finally healed most of the way it was back to starting the sanding process today here's the progress today I only took a few


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i have a long way to get mine to look like that. looks good bud!
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« Reply #80 on: April 24, 2014, 09:26:16 AM »
Looking good!! Keep up the hard work dewd it will all be worth it when its done  :thumbup: .. Lets hurry up and spray that thing haha

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« Reply #81 on: April 24, 2014, 09:27:27 AM »
i have a long way to get mine to look like that. looks good bud!
it goes pretty quick as soon as you start, and thank you I will be finishing the rest this weekend and hopefully be ready for stringers in the next couple of weeks I havent posted the other pics of what it looks like now that was before I really started digging into it and also I sliced my hand pretty good at that point.

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« Reply #82 on: April 24, 2014, 09:31:06 AM »
Looking good!! Keep up the hard work dewd it will all be worth it when its done  :thumbup: .. Lets hurry up and spray that thing haha
thanks sam, im tryin to as soon as I get the stringers in were gonna flip it and do the bottom first I think, then trying to figure out wether to spray it first or finish the inside then have it spayed whats your take on that?

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« Reply #83 on: April 24, 2014, 09:55:48 AM »
I would probably finish the inside so that way once its painted your not having to jump in and out doing a bunch of floor repairs..  Have the inside all done that way when its painted it time for final assembly.  :thumbup:

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« Reply #84 on: April 24, 2014, 04:10:37 PM »

I would probably finish the inside so that way once its painted your not having to jump in and out doing a bunch of floor repairs..  Have the inside all done that way when its painted it time for final assembly.  :thumbup:
cool thanks sam and trust me we will be talking I hope soon


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« Reply #85 on: May 23, 2014, 04:12:02 PM »
Well it's been a while but next weekend finally we will see pics of the stringers and hopefully balsa go in


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« Reply #86 on: May 23, 2014, 04:12:55 PM »
Nice!

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« Reply #87 on: May 23, 2014, 04:13:52 PM »

Nice!

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you comin up?


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« Reply #88 on: May 27, 2014, 08:15:53 PM »
Well here's some progress on getting the stringers fabed up and the bracing that I started the figure out today for the installation of the stringers on Friday I'll finish the bracing and stuff tomorrow


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« Reply #89 on: May 27, 2014, 08:56:14 PM »
Nice work bud!!!! we will make that thing solid man! cant wait to start on her! :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:
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« Reply #90 on: May 27, 2014, 09:16:45 PM »

Nice work bud!!!! we will make that thing solid man! cant wait to start on her! :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:
yup me too jake super stoked for this weekend and for your help on everything


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« Reply #91 on: May 27, 2014, 09:22:55 PM »
Looks like u know what you're doing. Looks good!

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« Reply #92 on: May 27, 2014, 09:37:21 PM »

Looks like u know what you're doing. Looks good!

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thanks bud I'm learning everything this is my first time honestly. And jake has been great to me over the phone and his knowledge through all this and I have learned a lot with this site great people 🍻🍻👍👍👍


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« Reply #93 on: May 28, 2014, 11:55:17 AM »
Good luck I will be watching for more updates also meet Jake is past Sunday he snap a few pics of my Kachina for you if you guys need anymore let me know Andrew

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« Reply #94 on: May 28, 2014, 12:29:11 PM »
Good luck I will be watching for more updates also meet Jake is past Sunday he snap a few pics of my Kachina for you if you guys need anymore let me know Andrew

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thanks man and your kachina looks bitchen and there will be updates more often now that ive got the stuff for the floor. :thumbup: :thumbup:

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« Reply #95 on: May 28, 2014, 08:03:53 PM »
Little more bracing added and sanded a lil more today


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« Reply #96 on: May 30, 2014, 03:40:47 PM »
Stringers are in now it's a waiting game


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« Reply #97 on: May 30, 2014, 03:41:13 PM »
Thanks jake really appreciate it


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« Reply #98 on: May 30, 2014, 05:03:37 PM »
Love the new interior looks like the entertainment stand in my first house lol no really looking good

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« Reply #99 on: May 30, 2014, 05:14:15 PM »
no problem bud. We layed up 2 layers of 2 oz cloth under the stringers and then built a wall in the boat  :screwy: :screwy: :screwy: :thumbup: :thumbup: :beer: :beer:
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