No contest, hers will be insanely fast.
In my spare time, I do have to work one day a month. Sometimes
it it is three or four hours.
I restored a couple vintage bicycles.
This one the wife did most of the work on the hull.
She got a bit carried away with the lightening part.
She loves to scroll saw. It is one of the...
This is mine, the other the wife did most of the work, wood
work, I did the set up and installations.
31"X15.5" 7lbs. untested at this time....
I think most have seen this, but here it is again!
This came about when I was thinking about internal
lines in the mast, hollow wood,...
Total refit after twenty years.
Real compass, and solar panel.
62.5" length, 21" beam, 16" draft, 60lbs displacement....
The original full size boat was lost in a tornado in 1988
This was built in 1990.
Can't believe this thread has popped up again!
Well while is is here, The boat gets taken out of storage
Monday and a good cleaning and checking...
I raced these for years.
Scratch built, oak framed,...
My first love.
LOD 62 1/2", 19" beam, 15" draft, 68lbs displacement.
Ken Hankinson design
Ensenada 25 in 1/5 scale
just over nine...
I have been building them since the early 50's, started R/C in '53.
I got out of it about thirty years ago and since I am retired I decided
Started this before Thanksgiving and have worked on it
It is a 1935 Taylorcraft model B, 40hp. It has a 52 1/2"
wing, 36 Thunder...
It's 5`f and there is six inches of snow on the ground, I have stayed
in the house, drank a lot of coffee and worked on my latest project!
What brand is the old alternator? The newer ones have
a built in regulator and are simple to install.
Get a price on a rebuild and then check...
I had a Catalina 25 on a mooring and when we spent the night it drove
us nuts. I had a 3' mooring line and shortened it to 18" and never noticed...
A new engine will improve for the first 1/3 of its life, then hold for 1/3 then
start a slow decline over the last 1/3.
Two stroke engines...
Can you go to the Wal Mart in Buffalo and get a cheapie
car cover. They are about $20/$30 and can be cut and
sewn very easily.
I cut down a...
One side had no water in the wheel bearing, the other just
a bit. Get them cleaned up and back on at my leisure.
I think I am done. If there is a...