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by pbw
23 Sep 2016, 21:52
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: Bluefin SuperHawk 16ft remodel
Replies: 45
Views: 5932

Bluefin SuperHawk 16ft remodel

Replaced wheel bearings but dust caps didn't show so waiting on those. Worked on closing up unneeded holes in transom. I feel like zero progress is being made. I ordered resin from US Composites should be here next week to seal the transom wood and decking, need to get those pieces ready. Waiting on...
by pbw
23 Sep 2016, 10:32
Forum: Boat House
Topic: What steel screws and brackets do to aluminum
Replies: 9
Views: 938

What steel screws and brackets do to aluminum

richg99 wrote:????? What is the hives recommend on type of screws? ?????

Spellchecker must have done a number on you?

Nope just one word...this is one big beehive sir.
by pbw
23 Sep 2016, 09:51
Forum: Boat House
Topic: What steel screws and brackets do to aluminum
Replies: 9
Views: 938

What steel screws and brackets do to aluminum

What is the hives recommendation on type of screws?
by pbw
21 Sep 2016, 22:11
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: Bluefin SuperHawk 16ft remodel
Replies: 45
Views: 5932

Bluefin SuperHawk 16ft remodel

And my first vlog of the boat build!

https://youtu.be/WMAu3RCA3Zc

[youtube]https://youtu.be/WMAu3RCA3Zc[/youtube]
by pbw
21 Sep 2016, 18:11
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: 1982 SmokerCraft 1650 Deluxe Angler - Rebuild Troller
Replies: 96
Views: 13354

1982 SmokerCraft 1650 Deluxe Angler - Rebuild Troller

How did you get it off the trailer? Maybe I need a fork lift for mine!
by pbw
21 Sep 2016, 14:36
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: Bluefin SuperHawk 16ft remodel
Replies: 45
Views: 5932

Bluefin SuperHawk 16ft remodel

Yes I will carpet them, just need to get some glue and staples. I counted sunk the bolt heads.
by pbw
20 Sep 2016, 19:50
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: Bluefin SuperHawk 16ft remodel
Replies: 45
Views: 5932

Bluefin SuperHawk 16ft remodel

Update for today: I was thinking about my new bunk boats and I made a mistake. Used pressures treated lumber, so I had to redo them. Finished those up today and took off wheel bearing for inspection and they all need to be replaced so I ordered those, should be here, Friday. Did some test sanding wi...
by pbw
18 Sep 2016, 21:43
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: Bluefin SuperHawk 16ft remodel
Replies: 45
Views: 5932

Bluefin SuperHawk 16ft remodel

Didn't get much boat work done had to get lawn ready for fall. I did install new trailer bunk boards and rollers and ordered new wheel bearings. Need to get some new trailer tires.

Goal this week is to get trailer all ready and prepare boat for epoxy paint.
by pbw
15 Sep 2016, 09:26
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: Bluefin SuperHawk 16ft remodel
Replies: 45
Views: 5932

Bluefin SuperHawk 16ft remodel

No much to look at still. Tore out what was left of the wet and rotted transom wood, it is in an aluminum sandwich. Tore out the floatations foam as it was wet and heavy and rotting.
by pbw
13 Sep 2016, 20:55
Forum: Jon and V boat Conversions and Modifications
Topic: Bluefin SuperHawk 16ft remodel
Replies: 45
Views: 5932

Bluefin SuperHawk 16ft remodel

Purchased boat and trailer for $600. Good platform for the kids and me.

Came home and tore all the floor and live well out. Working on taking the transom apart it needs a new sheet of wood in the aluminum sandwich. I will be post build videos on
by pbw
13 Sep 2016, 20:36
Forum: Boat House
Topic: G3 1436 or v16ft which boat...
Replies: 3
Views: 494

G3 1436 or v16ft which boat...

Bought the deep v 16 ft! This thing is huge compared to my past boats. I will be posting a build thread like my past boats and videos!
by pbw
07 Sep 2016, 14:01
Forum: Boat House
Topic: G3 1436 or v16ft which boat...
Replies: 3
Views: 494

G3 1436 or v16ft which boat...

It's been awhile since I've posted, but here I am still ticking away. 8) I'm in need of a boat! My options in town are between a new (old dealer stock) G3 1436 for about ~$700 or older 16ft Vhull with trailer and a trashed motor see link http://louisville.craigslist.org/bpo/5740218116.html . G3 1436...
by pbw
07 Nov 2009, 23:10
Forum: Motors
Topic: briggs and stratton
Replies: 17
Views: 927

briggs and stratton

gizfawfish wrote:Thanks for the video PBW. By the way what did use for decking and how did you do it.
http://www.tinboats.net/forum/viewtopic.php?f=21&t=964
by pbw
06 Nov 2009, 07:40
Forum: Motors
Topic: briggs and stratton
Replies: 17
Views: 927

briggs and stratton

I had one pretty good little motor but note the others comments on sound and vibration. I've posted some video of it on my 14ft jon.
http://www.youtube.com/thepbw#p/u/62/shZ_Rd97ZPU
by pbw
25 Oct 2009, 22:16
Forum: Watering Hole
Topic: Happy Birthday to...
Replies: 2
Views: 130

Happy Birthday to...

whoa I feel old... 8) Thanks guys.