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 91 
 on: August 26, 2015, 11:43:35 AM 
Started by film842 - Last post by film842
I have it in my head that I want an anchor well in my Jumbo and it appears to me that building a flush deck up front is the way to go. I'm big on being able to quickly deploy an anchor when conditions warrant.

On the other hand, I need to ask if anyone thinks there might be any issues around flush bow decks. Apparently you just build your deck out of the same thickness that you choose for your shelf capping and the the bow deck flows into the shelf caps.

Am I giving anything up, over Renn's normal design?  Thanks.

 92 
 on: August 26, 2015, 09:39:52 AM 
Started by fishbite - Last post by Cannon
I think that white topside paint is a good idea in most of the lower 48 here is the US. Not sure about AK, or across the pond, but that UV shit can really wreak some havoc! I wasn't going to use white, but have been moving more and more towards that for anything above the rails...

 93 
 on: August 26, 2015, 09:36:55 AM 
Started by David Nolan - Last post by Cannon
From now on, I am going to use the WWDD what would Dave do... everytime i get into a questionable area Cheesy of boat building that is...

 94 
 on: August 26, 2015, 08:46:51 AM 
Started by David Nolan - Last post by David Nolan
over................

 95 
 on: August 26, 2015, 06:43:00 AM 
Started by fishbite - Last post by SmokinFletch
Fine looking skiff
I'm with you on the white paint, the sun is intense here, the finish takes a beating.

 96 
 on: August 26, 2015, 06:34:19 AM 
Started by David Nolan - Last post by SmokinFletch
Keep it up
every time you post, I drink a beer.

That's funny...reminds me of a drinking game we used to play years ago called Roxanne. We'd listen to Roxanne by The Police and take a drink every time the name Roxanne was sung. Got tiring toward the end of the song.

Don't ever shut up Dave! Your no B.S. input here is priceless. There are very few if any guys who have as much practical experience using the hell out of these boats, and as Renn intended...as a tool to get you where you need to go to fish or hunt. I always look forward to your trip reports.

We do the same thing with Sean Hannity, every time he says "Ronald Reagan"!


 97 
 on: August 26, 2015, 06:01:20 AM 
Started by elkhunter338 - Last post by Bigsidny
I agree... ad states 192 fluid ounces!

 98 
 on: August 26, 2015, 12:13:43 AM 
Started by bmay - Last post by scrinch
I guess I'm just a slow learner as my work bench looks just like the one pictured.   Shocked

You guys have better eyes than I do. I see tools, but I don't see any bench there!  Wink

 99 
 on: August 25, 2015, 11:55:30 PM 
Started by elkhunter338 - Last post by scrinch
Well, if the Superior Plastics eBay ad hasn't been changed since your purchase, it promises 1.5 gallons (192 fluid ounces), which is a volume, not a weight. There is not a single mention of weight in the ad. If this is the eBay listing that you purchased from, then Superior owes you another 22 fluid ounces of resin. A fluid ounce is a volume...1/8 of a cup, not 1/16 of a lb of fluid!  Angry

 100 
 on: August 25, 2015, 09:12:21 PM 
Started by ChrisCollins - Last post by adam_k
20' of chain, 200' of anchor rode and a galvanized anchor will add a little weight up front.  I'm glad the 4 blade prop worked out for you.  Tour boat looks awesome,  congratulations.

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