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Forum: Repairs/Mods. 07-19-2022, 10:19 PM
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Posted By PackRat
Finally recorded some numbers on performance: ...

Finally recorded some numbers on performance:
Average of 2 runs with/against current/wind
Suzuki DF300B (duo-prop):

RPM Speed GPH NM/Gal
(knots)
3000 16.0 6.6 2.5
3600 ...
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 07-16-2022, 04:41 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,122
Posted By PackRat
On my 20’ and 23’ used Blue Seas mini add-a-...

On my 20’ and 23’ used Blue Seas mini add-a- battery ACR. One battery for engine and one for the “house”. The relay switches over to charge house battery once the start battery is at 13v. Has worked...
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 05-23-2022, 03:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 692
Posted By PackRat
Would agree that a gutter setup is the way to go...

Would agree that a gutter setup is the way to go as seems you may want quick/ better access to bilge for various reasons.

Side note : used to use life caulk all the time as good product but does...
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 04-06-2022, 01:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,572
Posted By PackRat
Hey good luck with your project! I’m not too far...

Hey good luck with your project! I’m not too far away from you on Eastern Shore of Maryland and I travel through south Jersey often for work.

Composites One in Millville, NJ may have coosa but...
Forum: General 03-13-2022, 09:32 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 303
Posted By PackRat
Previously had a boat with just a slight belly in...

Previously had a boat with just a slight belly in the vent line which was enough resistance to venting that the fuel would back up. Routed vent hose with additional support so no chance of retaining...
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 02-19-2022, 02:36 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Painted

Painted
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 02-19-2022, 02:34 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Small 30 in wide rocket launcher for cockpit.

Small 30 in wide rocket launcher for cockpit.
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 02-02-2022, 03:46 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
I know what you mean but this was just a one-off...

I know what you mean but this was just a one-off on recycled scrap teak that was run through a planer to get rid of weathered bit. Pieces were only slightly larger that the part I wanted so had to...
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 01-24-2022, 06:31 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Would like to have cut it on cnc router but went...

Would like to have cut it on cnc router but went with what I have at home. Just printed half at full scale, traced on teak, then cut close with a jig saw. Then came behind with belt sander/ sanding...
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 01-22-2022, 05:13 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Little jobs until the cold weather passes- 16 deg...

Little jobs until the cold weather passes- 16 deg this morning…

Window dressing for the anchor locker divider in the cabin from recycled teak / old swim platform.
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 10-11-2021, 08:55 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Sneek peek on teak accents…

Sneek peek on teak accents…
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 10-09-2021, 08:31 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Finally was able to get engine installed , 300...

Finally was able to get engine installed , 300 Suzuki duo-prop, and get in the water to see how the balance worked out. No numbers to report yet as in break- in period. Felt slightly stern heavy...
Forum: General 08-24-2021, 01:08 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 319
Posted By PackRat
Sceptre Anchor Locker door

Any interest in this before it goes to dump?
Looks like can remove door and trim without too much risk to parts.
Assuming size is same on other boats…

There are some scuffs in laminate so not...
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 08-02-2021, 08:00 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Pipe work is done and pretty happy with result....

Pipe work is done and pretty happy with result. Working on finish painting the hard top and adding hardware. Motor installed soon.
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 06-08-2021, 08:51 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Thanks for comment. Hermco provided fender...

Thanks for comment. Hermco provided fender washers for the bolts. 1/16” thk on bracket side and 1/8” thk for transom side. From 1/4” thick min hatch cut out scraps from deck laminate I cut 2”...
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 06-05-2021, 10:20 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Little paint done and got the bracket installed...

Little paint done and got the bracket installed today.
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 05-21-2021, 12:09 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Used 1” x 3/4” pvc u- channel. For the individual...

Used 1” x 3/4” pvc u- channel. For the individual runs and doubled up side by side on the main feeds coming from forward legs.
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 05-20-2021, 07:46 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Yeah have used one form or another for over 25...

Yeah have used one form or another for over 25 years for work so nice to use for “fun” things every once in a while. The bulk of this one came from Flexpat who modeled his sceptre. I added some of...
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 05-20-2021, 04:03 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Replacement for anchor locker divider. Old one...

Replacement for anchor locker divider. Old one was delaminated and rotten in rhe bottom 6 inches. This will allow space for rod holders in the overhead as well.
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 05-20-2021, 03:58 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Top cut to shape, edges glassed and rough sanded...

Top cut to shape, edges glassed and rough sanded ready for fairing coats.
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 05-10-2021, 06:23 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Working on finishing hard top and trying to make...

Working on finishing hard top and trying to make the pipe work scheme look decent.
Motor has arrived well ahead of estimated 3-4 month lead time so need to get this done.
Forum: Off Topic / Fishing 04-14-2021, 07:49 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,050
Posted By PackRat
I’m not retired but that’s a softball....work on...

I’m not retired but that’s a softball....work on your next Seacraft of course in that new building!
Forum: For Sale 04-14-2021, 11:01 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 857
Posted By PackRat
I personally would be concerned mounting with...

I personally would be concerned mounting with screws ( not bolts with nuts) and no backing plate. Lot of multiplied load if someone is leaning on this bouncing accross the waves- sorry Seacraft so...
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 03-01-2021, 10:26 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Thanks- wish shop was mine. Was fortunate to find...

Thanks- wish shop was mine. Was fortunate to find a place close to home for reasonable rent. Has 220 compressor and radiant floor heat which I would stongly recommend if putting up a building where...
Forum: Repairs/Mods. 02-28-2021, 05:37 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 10,506
Posted By PackRat
Finally got some primer on it....

Finally got some primer on it....
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