starting a TV 32-15

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makenmend
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Re: starting a TV 32-15

Post by makenmend » Fri Aug 08, 2014 7:09 pm

Latest update. Inside glassed so onto bulkheads and deck sub frames.
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Planing 12'' deck halves
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Deck halves glued up
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makenmend
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Re: starting a TV 32-15

Post by makenmend » Fri Aug 08, 2014 7:17 pm

continued, Gluing down deck
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Rough cutting decks.
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Sanding and radius edges ready for glass
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makenmend
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Re: starting a TV 32-15

Post by makenmend » Fri Aug 08, 2014 7:25 pm

some more. laying out cloth on fordeck
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Wetting out the glass.
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After fill coats edged scraped sanded, ready for overall sanding and varnish.
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makenmend
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Re: starting a TV 32-15

Post by makenmend » Fri Aug 08, 2014 7:49 pm

Almost done, overall sanding after fill coats then 1st coat of varnish, 4 more to follow at 24 hour intervals. Need to make seat and carry handles, install watertight deck plates, and float test.
Then either my buddy will come get it, or I'll carry it up when I go to the Sail Oklahoma event 1st week in Oct.
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Oh yes almost forgot, will graphite bottom as well.

MM

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Re: starting a TV 32-15

Post by jem » Sat Aug 09, 2014 8:42 am

nice! The amber tint in the epoxy really makes the wood grain pop.
-Matt. Designer.

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Re: starting a TV 32-15

Post by makenmend » Tue Aug 26, 2014 9:57 am


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Re: starting a TV 32-15

Post by Oldsparkey » Tue Aug 26, 2014 2:31 pm

WOW , That is a Head-turner.
You have done an outstanding job on that TV , it is one good looking boat that anyone would be proud to be seen paddling it. :D
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Re: starting a TV 32-15

Post by woodman » Sat Aug 30, 2014 12:25 am

I second that! :D

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Re: starting a TV 32-15

Post by surfman » Mon Oct 27, 2014 7:25 am

Very nice indeed..
Tight Lines, Steve

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Re: starting a TV 32-15

Post by Wannabe » Mon Oct 27, 2014 9:44 pm

WOW!!!
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