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Old Jan 10, 2013, 01:16 PM
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Most simular was the late 1940s Matthews 40 footer.

Geat work George, hope she gets to a club sail next sping.

Bill
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Old Jan 10, 2013, 03:47 PM
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Yes,It will be ready.I still haven't tried the Donzi with the new motors.The 10 hatch Coaster and the PT just had short tests,lots of boating to do.
Old Jan 11, 2013, 06:33 PM
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I got the portholes cut and fitted today
Old Jan 11, 2013, 07:12 PM
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BIG EFFECT !

Looks great !
Old Jan 11, 2013, 07:24 PM
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no such thing as to many boats
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Nice work
Old Jan 11, 2013, 07:56 PM
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And I bet you were calm cool and collected when it came time to cut those holes right?!!! I would have been a wreck...the first time the cutter touched the hull it would have skidded all the way to the water line. It is just what happens in my world, I am glad it went well for you. It looks very nice.
Old Jan 11, 2013, 10:32 PM
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Funny you say that,I had talked to Tim B after I did one side and said"At least stillI have all my hair,whats left of it".It went well in the 2nd side too.
I had to do it that way I just got them today.I found a guy on line that makes them,nice stuff.
Old Jan 13, 2013, 03:26 PM
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The fromt of the cabin is finished ,the windows gave me fits I am sure the side ones will too.
Toerail is on and the handrails for the cabin top are ready to go when I get the lights
I am going with 2 ESC's I think it will be more fun to run
Next its going in the tub for ballast.
Old Jan 13, 2013, 03:32 PM
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Very impressive George, she is a fine looking model. I like it very much.
Old Jan 13, 2013, 03:40 PM
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The finishing details are really bringing out the best of this model, the toerail really does the trick !
Old Jan 13, 2013, 03:49 PM
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Details look great there is going to be many new boats at the pond this summer
Old Jan 13, 2013, 06:18 PM
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Man, That's one beautiful boat Browndog.
Old Jan 13, 2013, 06:26 PM
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Thanks Guys for all the great comments
Old Jan 13, 2013, 07:37 PM
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GEORGE- YOU BE THE MAN!!! Great job on a great subject. There is something about this type of hull that is appealing to a lot of folks and manufactures as well.

Back in the day LAKE UNION, CHRIS CRAFT, AND MATTHEWS, to name a few, all made similar models of that type. I had as one of my future models looked toward the 1941 MATTHEWS 38, Convertible to model in 1/12th scale.

Again great job on the model. By the way, did you use splatter trunk paint on the interior of the hull? Good choice if you did, makes for a clean looking professional job.
Old Jan 13, 2013, 08:06 PM
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Hi George nice work ! You and Bill should get together and start a CO. at the
pace you both put boats together you can make some money.
You guys make us city boys look like we are standing still !


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