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Latest Youtube video – Need more subscribers

Hi FolksOffering up my latest Youtube video for your viewing pleasure. I’ve made a switch to a much heavier fiberglass tape and this necessitated a change in method to wetting it out. If you like/enjoyed the video please give us a Thumbs Up and subscri…

Feel the Itch and Sand it Anyways

It never seems to end. Sanding that is. I’ve gone around the frames I’ve just put in, 4 sides to fillet & tape tomorrow. But the sanding never seems to end. This is the direct result of not working faster/harder wet on wet. Once the epoxy kicks off…

Pain and suffering

Been suffering some terrible back spasms this past week. Painful enough to drop me to my knees. Don’t know what caused them, had a therapeutic massage week before for pain on my right side, these were on my left. WTF? Plenty of rest & drugs and it’…

Moving more towards Facebook & YouTube

Hi FolksI’ve made a couple of video’s lately that haven’t appeared here. I’ve been focusing my efforts on Facebook & Youtube trying to get the number of subscribers on YouTube up so I can play with the Big Boyz!Anyhow, here’s the latest video publi…

Yesterday sucked. Today’s better.

I’ve had my IROC-Z in a storage container at a local business since last year. I bought winter tires for the Jeep off the young fella running the place and he let me store my summer wheels in there as well. Stopped in there yesterday to get them and th…

Spring Cleanup

As is normal, winter left a mess in the shed. When Mother Nature decided to blow the top off the shed and let in the snow & rain it whipped up quite a mess. It looks like the white Tyvek is starting to disintegrate and falling into the boat as a fi…

Years in the planning

and only minutes in the execution! Start to finish less than 10 minutes but it’s taken 7 yrs to get to this point! The whole process went just as I thought it would. Slick as sh*t!Flying high ready to swing into positionJust landed on the engine beds.F…

Wheels Up!

Yesterday and today I cleaned up the shed a bit. Got the uprights in place to support the I-beam that’ll lift the engine up and into the boat.First step was getting the engine off the trailer. It spent the winter there under a tarp. Doesn’t appear t…

Winter just won’t let go!

Holy frig! Who’s doing the ‘Snow Dance’ out there? Please stop!!! It’s mid-April and we’ve got 6 inches of snow with half inch of ice on top of it! Enough already! *sigh* </rant>Ok, got that out of my system.With all the snow & rain the boat …

Goals for Next Year

So after a very disappointing year in the boat shed I’ve got to try to get this project on some sort of track. I’m thinking I’ll set some goals to be met.Finish Rudder: Final fairing & infusing reinforcement (glass and carbon fiber) layer. Paint.In…