Notices
 
Search: Posts Made By: Sharpest
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.18 seconds.
Forum: Dockside Chat
Today, 12:08 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,193
Posted By Sharpest

Climate and politics? A lot of fruit doesnít grow...

Climate and politics? A lot of fruit doesnít grow worth a damn outside tropical climates and Floridians already hate the sugar industry.
Forum: Dockside Chat
Yesterday, 08:45 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,705
Posted By Sharpest

Dog ownerís fault. Have to laugh at the notion...

Dog ownerís fault. Have to laugh at the notion that doesnít look like a wolf. It is fat but the wolf features are there and in the heat of the moment in a wilderness setting a snap decision has to be...
06-17-2021, 04:53 PM
Replies: 783
Views: 168,301
Posted By Sharpest

The sweep on the ladder gives it a modern touch....

The sweep on the ladder gives it a modern touch. Like
06-17-2021, 01:13 AM
Replies: 1,003
Views: 299,128
Posted By Sharpest

Condensation makes sense. Itís a muggy sumbitch...

Condensation makes sense. Itís a muggy sumbitch here lately.
06-16-2021, 06:31 PM
Replies: 1,003
Views: 299,128
Posted By Sharpest

Got finishing primer done. Five heavy coats. The...

Got finishing primer done. Five heavy coats. The first two had heavy orange peel. I think I didnít thin enough so I upped the thinner for the last three and they went down nice. Still lots of...
06-15-2021, 11:32 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 16,685
Posted By Sharpest

Progress is progress!

Progress is progress!
06-15-2021, 08:34 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 14,928
Posted By Sharpest

Agreed. Iím cutting holes but not installing the...

Agreed. Iím cutting holes but not installing the holders until after paint.

I am definitely going to run Gemlux. I bought a couple each 15 and 30 degree holders to trial fit before I order the...
06-14-2021, 11:17 AM
Replies: 139
Views: 14,928
Posted By Sharpest

How do you decide between 15 and 30 degree holder...

How do you decide between 15 and 30 degree holder placement? Been mulling this over myself and havenít made a decision. I donít have any bent butts.
06-12-2021, 08:57 PM
Replies: 143
Views: 16,685
Posted By Sharpest

Most foam rollers fall apart pretty quick with...

Most foam rollers fall apart pretty quick with any kind of resin. I like 1/4 nap rollers from harbor freight for large glass applications.

Sanding dust doesnít bother me at all but grinding dust...
Forum: Dockside Chat
06-12-2021, 08:25 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 4,672
Posted By Sharpest

Im pretty young but have had a similar thought....

Im pretty young but have had a similar thought. Point my boat toward the sunrise and then just bail out when Iím almost out of fuel. Would leave a note to spare anyone the burden of not knowing how...
06-11-2021, 04:36 PM
Replies: 168
Views: 19,642
Posted By Sharpest

If you canít just trowel some extra thickened...

If you canít just trowel some extra thickened epoxy into the low spot when permanently setting the second layer I think you have to bite the bullet and sand the cabosil only mixture. Iíve sanded...
06-11-2021, 10:05 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 16,685
Posted By Sharpest

Just get the biggest bag of cabosil they have. It...

Just get the biggest bag of cabosil they have. It comes in a ~3' tall box and weighs nothing so moving and storing it is easy. You will use it all. I'm down to the last 6 inches or so and my project...
06-10-2021, 06:42 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 776
Posted By Sharpest

Any chance you have a link or brand name for this...

Any chance you have a link or brand name for this device? I have a venturi pump for AC stuff so Iím sure itíd work great.
06-10-2021, 10:15 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 19,642
Posted By Sharpest

Microballoons are for surface fairing to make...

Microballoons are for surface fairing to make sanding easier. For structural putty use cabosil (fumed silica) and milled glass powder.
06-09-2021, 03:22 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 769
Posted By Sharpest

Iím putting a window in my leaning post livewell...

Iím putting a window in my leaning post livewell because it will have a seat on top so canít use a clear lid. Havenít decided between tempered real glass or something like lexan yet. Leaning towards...
Forum: Dockside Chat
06-08-2021, 03:11 AM
Replies: 141
Views: 13,083
Posted By Sharpest

in tha faaacccceeee

in tha faaacccceeee
06-06-2021, 12:09 PM
Replies: 1,003
Views: 299,128
Posted By Sharpest

Pinholes havenít been an issue with this...

Pinholes havenít been an issue with this application. Since it was going to be a very thin coat I mixed the compound myself with epoxy, just a little cabosil and mostly glass bubbles but left it...
06-06-2021, 11:00 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 16,106
Posted By Sharpest

Probably need to try a different product. Awlfair...

Probably need to try a different product. Awlfair is pretty popular, I like it a lot. Interesting that your compound says it can be used to bond core materials and for fairing. Those are two much...
06-06-2021, 10:53 AM
Replies: 1,003
Views: 299,128
Posted By Sharpest

Embrace the suck and hydrate.

Embrace the suck and hydrate.
06-04-2021, 03:15 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,003
Posted By Sharpest

What body of water??

What body of water??
06-04-2021, 03:10 PM
Replies: 1,003
Views: 299,128
Posted By Sharpest

Got the high build knocked down over the last few...

Got the high build knocked down over the last few days. Love the way this shit sands. The hull side to deck corner needed a lot of work pretty much all the way around so I backfilled it with...
06-04-2021, 09:19 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 5,003
Posted By Sharpest

How did that not roach the prop??

How did that not roach the prop??
06-03-2021, 03:02 PM
Replies: 139
Views: 14,928
Posted By Sharpest

If that hard 90 in the last pic is a rigging...

If that hard 90 in the last pic is a rigging tube, youíre gonna want to rethink that.
06-02-2021, 02:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,320
Posted By Sharpest

Twin 200ís is a lot of juice for a 23í

Twin 200ís is a lot of juice for a 23í
06-01-2021, 02:51 PM
Replies: 233
Views: 32,039
Posted By Sharpest

For top coat fairing, a 3:1 ratio of...

For top coat fairing, a 3:1 ratio of micro-balloons to cabosil makes for an easily faired compound. Would not use for structural purposes in the substrate though.
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
 


 
Forum Jump

Contact Us - Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service - Do Not Sell My Personal Information -

Copyright © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.