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Old 07-31-2017, 07:18 AM   #161
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Outside getting some sun today and tomorrow possibly
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Old 07-31-2017, 11:20 AM   #162
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I love my Privateer
Topsides Rustoleum thinned out a tad.
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Old 08-01-2017, 09:38 AM   #163
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Of epoxy?

Maybe a hair over a gallon. And two gallons of micro balloons ( I ordered them by the quart and have used 7+ quarts)
Sorry, yes I meant microballoons. Thanks for the info.
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Old 08-03-2017, 08:11 PM   #164
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80% of the nonskid done. Got buggy and dark so I stopped
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Old 08-12-2017, 05:32 PM   #165
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After a week off fishing the white Marlin open got home today and finished the non skid. Some spots to touch up but going to start rigging soon.

Just need a good Mercury 2 stroke wiring diagram. She's a 2001 125hp elpto I'm sure I'll be able to find one online


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Non skid looks good, what kind did you use? How do you like it?
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Old 08-12-2017, 06:35 PM   #167
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Kiwi grip.

Wish the white was whiter but I still like it. Too much bright white would be more glare in sure.

Should have primed floor first ended up with some bleed through. But it's ok lay it on thick lol
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Kiwi grip.

Wish the white was whiter but I still like it. Too much bright white would be more glare in sure.

Should have primed floor first ended up with some bleed through. But it's ok lay it on thick lol
Its definitely not white like the hull sides. It matches the console though.
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Old 08-13-2017, 05:46 PM   #169
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Probably start rigging Tuesday and Wednesday. Tidy up a few loose ends get the rub rail back on the starboard side the cap screws back in etc.

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Looks great. It's gonna be fishing in no time.
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If this is the first build (rebuild), you've done an excellent job. Looks great
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Old 08-15-2017, 06:33 PM   #172
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Poured rain all day so I didn't want to mess with paint but:


Today was able to mount/install
Nav lights
Flush beverage holders
Garmin gps antenna
6 rod holders

Sanded down and cleaned my "coffin box". Ready for filling holes and fairing


Tomorrow morning will be taping off for cap non skid application, mounting leaning post,caulking console, gluing merranti strips inside console for wiring cleanliness,
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Leaning post installed nonskid completed will fair coffin box tonight. Plan on spraying coffin box Friday and hooking up all of the wiring and hopefully going for a sea trial as well on Friday




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Well today was rigging day. What I thought is just hooking up some wires and connecting some other odds and ends was not even close to accurate!!!


Motor rigging completely ran, power/harness/ connected, new cables hooked up, rigging tube Y flange all fit together, finished up fuel lines and ball. Hooked up hydraulic steering lines, laid out battery wiring set up, the garmin 4210 and gsd22 and all of its networking and wiring. And that was about it for today.


Glued some 1/2" merranti x 2" strips inside the console for wiring organization and mounting zip ties, with the hope it would kick by the time by brother got here but wasn't the case.


Anywho,

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Old 08-18-2017, 04:37 PM   #175
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Super clean look, love it. Nice work!
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