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Old Jan 21, 2011, 08:29 PM
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Sport Fish 1:12

my start. It should a 48" sport fish.
This is the plug for the mold. It started out as a 44" on paper.By the time it lofted out it grew. I may put prop pockets in after I get a handle on the running gear. The plan is to finish the hull and mechanical this winter\spring.
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Old Jan 21, 2011, 08:31 PM
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Looks good, onsite!
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Old Jan 22, 2011, 01:55 PM
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Nice start. Did you draw up the plans for it?

Looking forward to more pictures.

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Old Jan 22, 2011, 07:09 PM
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Nice start. Did you draw up the plans for it?

Looking forward to more pictures.

Jim
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I have not made up my mind if it will be a fly bridge or an express.
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Old Jan 22, 2011, 07:55 PM
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Wow, that boat sure has the electronic equipment!
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Old Jan 22, 2011, 07:59 PM
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And all that wiring through the tower tubes, its a nightmare, been there, done that.


Looks good, I like the offshore convertables.

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Old Jan 22, 2011, 08:04 PM
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And all that wiring through the tower tubes...
Totally!
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Old Jan 22, 2011, 08:50 PM
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And all that wiring through the tower tubes, its a nightmare, been there, done that.


Looks good, I like the offshore convertables.

Nick
Nick you are wright.
The many of the new engine and steering controls are plug and play. ( VOLVO IPS )example.
The electronics interface with ethernet . What do they do with the extra room: 2 VHF ant. radar, 2 GPS, satellite weather, satellite phone, 2 satellite TV dones,Single sideband,EPIPB, lift raft, cell phone booster, remote spotlight, and enough 110 volt lites to be seen by a 747 at 30,000 ft.

I used to Rig the offshore battle wagons ( Hatteras, Bertram, Egg Harbor , Buddy Davis.)
By the way not too Old Buddy Davis just pasted away. 1\16\11 he was 62yrs old
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Old Jan 22, 2011, 09:25 PM
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I had to run a whole Furuno set up after the marine sparky (who is now my boss he poached me) had run Cat OEM controls and helm wiring through one tower You know how large and unwieldy Cat wiring is

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Old Jan 22, 2011, 09:38 PM
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I had to run a whole Furuno set up after the marine sparky (who is now my boss he poached me) had run Cat OEM controls and helm wiring through one tower You know how large and unwieldy Cat wiring is

Nick
20lbs of poop in a 10lbs bag. push hard and add soap. I feel your pain!
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