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by Scott C
Wed Feb 15, 2006 2:22 pm
Forum: Tool Talk
Topic: So smart, YET so stupid
Replies: 17
Views: 13341

Brian / Matt, What a fantastic tip. I just recieved my s & g Fife plans and have been through the whole read, reread, and read again scenario, my wife has given up rolling her eyes already. In an effort to plan the whole process in my head i have been thinking about filleting, but no more - you have...
by Scott C
Fri Jan 27, 2006 1:05 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Banning Hotmail Accounts.....
Replies: 29
Views: 15894

As a newbie who has been recently bitten, I couldn't think of anything worse than losing access to this forum. The assistance, including the warm welcome, is proving to be invaluable. I am a hotmail user which is just by convenience, I could change to an account supplied by my ISP but have become co...
by Scott C
Thu Jan 26, 2006 10:21 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: marine plywood opions
Replies: 31
Views: 17852

Just a quick note to rescusitate this thread. I also do not want to try to explain petrol prices however look at my profile and you will see where my families financial survival allegiences lie :oops: Here in Australia we pay approx $6:00US per gallon (US Gal) for finished standard grade petrol call...
by Scott C
Thu Jan 26, 2006 1:39 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: how do you prepare wood?
Replies: 140
Views: 64755

You guys have really made my day :D Not only has a discussion regarding religion drifted to beer (one of my favourite subjects) but you have found a number of LARC's on the net. As I mentioned in another thread I served on these beasts in the Australian Army and have many a good story. I could drive...
by Scott C
Fri Jan 20, 2006 8:40 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: "line fender" and a question on hull penetration
Replies: 15
Views: 9770

Hey guys,

Small digression - The Fire Boat is actually a LARC V (Lighter, Amphibious Resupply Cargo 5T). I actually served on these beasts during my time in the Australian Army.

So many stories so little time. If anyone wants further info send me a PM

Scotty.
by Scott C
Tue Jan 10, 2006 4:44 pm
Forum: Epoxy
Topic: Deck fittings v Epoxy and glass
Replies: 11
Views: 5528

Deck fittings v Epoxy and glass

Hey guys, Don't know what is going on over here. Yesterday was beautiful - 35 deg C (95 deg F) but today is raining and down to 22 deg C (just over 70 deg F) !! Ok, thats the weather report done. Talk to me regarding the fitting of deck hardware over an encapsulated hull. I am getting in front of my...
by Scott C
Mon Jan 09, 2006 11:26 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: how do you prepare wood?
Replies: 140
Views: 64755

hey guys, what a wide range of beliefs and thoughts. I have just made my first couple of posts today and came across this thread I thought I might add my 2 cents worth. I lean toward athieism I suppose, however believe that the church, in it's various guises, performs important work in our communiti...
by Scott C
Mon Jan 09, 2006 7:23 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Sites with old boat pictures?
Replies: 7
Views: 4234

G'day Dale,

Here's one from Australia that might give you a different slant on things:

www.classicwoodenboats.com.au

Catchyalater,

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by Scott C
Mon Jan 09, 2006 6:49 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous
Topic: Another newby ?!?
Replies: 3
Views: 2751

Another newby ?!?

G'day guys from downunder, Great boat building weather here at the moment 8) . You guys must be absolutely sick to death of hearing from new boat builders, although the more the merrier hey. I have been well & truly bitten by the bug and cannot wait to jump into a project. One small problem - buildi...

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