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06-22-2012, 09:48 AM
Replies: 202
Views: 59,684
Posted By Harpoon38

Getting ready for the next morning. ...

Getting ready for the next morning.
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06-05-2012, 01:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,630
Posted By Harpoon38

This is how my tsp/ammonia solution worked. It...

This is how my tsp/ammonia solution worked. It made 4 gallons total with the water and we used every bit of it. I was very happy!
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06-04-2012, 11:51 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,630
Posted By Harpoon38

I found my new teak cleaning solution. 1 cup...

I found my new teak cleaning solution. 1 cup TSP, 3 cups ammonia in 4 gallons of water. It worked better than anything I have used in the 4 years we have had the boat!
06-01-2012, 11:10 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,630
Posted By Harpoon38

Cleaning Teak Decks and Covering Boards

I have used the chemical cleaners in the past and they were too harsh and I ended up having to sand the teak last year because of the washboard affect that the chemical cleaners gave it by eating out...
05-25-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,252
Posted By Harpoon38

The stern looks very similar to the boat from...

The stern looks very similar to the boat from "Flipper". I believe that was a twin engine Thunderbird in the show?
05-25-2012, 07:54 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 10,252
Posted By Harpoon38

Definitely a Chrylser 486 Clipper. My dad...

Definitely a Chrylser 486 Clipper. My dad completely restored one that my grandfather gave back in 1982. I grew up on this boat in the Chesapeake Bay. It was a sad day when we sold it back in 2000....
04-18-2012, 07:22 AM
Replies: 4,180
Views: 2,223,479
Posted By Harpoon38

SP, Thanks for the nice comment! We rebuilt...

SP,

Thanks for the nice comment! We rebuilt the boat about 4 years ago, we replaced all bad wood they put 1/4" plywood overtop and cold molded the hull. Also cut off the old superstructure and...
04-17-2012, 09:54 AM
Replies: 4,180
Views: 2,223,479
Posted By Harpoon38

1964 38' Tiffany ...

1964 38' Tiffany
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04-06-2012, 07:47 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,836
Posted By Harpoon38

Chef, I am out of Richmond also, taking my...

Chef,

I am out of Richmond also, taking my 6month old girl on her first boat ride next weekend before we haul her out for bottom painting. I agree, probably won't put her up in the flybridge with...
03-12-2012, 10:11 AM
Replies: 4,087
Views: 660,403
Posted By Harpoon38

The boat will be fine offshore you just have to...

The boat will be fine offshore you just have to pick your days. With a bottom that is that flat without a sharper entry at the bow you are going to pound with any significant seas (3'+) and higher...
02-21-2012, 12:19 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,496
Posted By Harpoon38

I did this on a 1969 17' Cobia that a friend gave...

I did this on a 1969 17' Cobia that a friend gave me. The hull shell was good, but the transom was gone. I cut the last 3 feet of the top cap off and went to work getting the rotten wood out. ...
02-13-2012, 08:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,735
Posted By Harpoon38

I know this is the flybridge model, but I believe...

I know this is the flybridge model, but I believe it is a 40. Looks pretty good to me!
about 45 seconds in
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t75zFhFn8TU
02-07-2012, 12:45 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 3,335
Posted By Harpoon38

We oiled our teak cockpit and covering boards...

We oiled our teak cockpit and covering boards last time, I will never do it again. They have turned almost black and it is a pain to get it clean. At least if you leave it natural you can let it...
02-02-2012, 01:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,912
Posted By Harpoon38

Plus I'm not sure I want to shell out the cash...

Plus I'm not sure I want to shell out the cash for the EZ2CY. If I used the boat every week then maybe, but we are lucky to get down once every couple of weeks with the new baby and the boat being 2...
02-02-2012, 12:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,912
Posted By Harpoon38

I think if i had a tournament style helm in the...

I think if i had a tournament style helm in the bridge than I could do the EZ2CY, but if you look at my last picture you will see the helm is on the front dash of the bridge. I just feel that it...
02-02-2012, 10:30 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,912
Posted By Harpoon38

I would love to do EZ2CY on the front, but my...

I would love to do EZ2CY on the front, but my electronics box will not allow me to fold them back.
02-02-2012, 09:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,912
Posted By Harpoon38

Any advice?? What design features, thread,...

Any advice?? What design features, thread, fabric would you request?
02-01-2012, 11:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,912
Posted By Harpoon38

Flybridge Enclosures

We are finally pulling the trigger and putting enclosures up on our flybridge (it gets cold out there rockfishing!!) We have already settled on Strataglass because we need it to roll up and I like...
10-20-2011, 11:55 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 12,752
Posted By Harpoon38

I don't know what your price range is, but I...

I don't know what your price range is, but I believe Freedom Boatworks has a 56' for sale down in Florida. This boat has triple 700 IPS drives so it allows for a much larger interior than most 56'...
08-19-2011, 04:38 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,072
Posted By Harpoon38

Nathan, We were headed back in from the light...

Nathan,
We were headed back in from the light tower when that storm popped up, decided it would be better to tuck into Rudee for a bit instead of running through it to get to Little Creek. From...
08-18-2011, 02:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,072
Posted By Harpoon38

also that hurts me to see that boat sunk like...

also that hurts me to see that boat sunk like that, ouch
08-18-2011, 02:44 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,072
Posted By Harpoon38

The engines do look clean, they are plumbed and...

The engines do look clean, they are plumbed and wired great, but they have been dogs since the day they were put in and have already been rebuilt once, the port motor twice because the top of a...
08-18-2011, 12:27 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,072
Posted By Harpoon38

Yeah the work was done right before the fire, but...

Yeah the work was done right before the fire, but my lord they have rebuilt an impressive facility up there now! I have seen the Harpoon out before from Rudee. We have ours at Little Creek and come...
08-18-2011, 11:31 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,072
Posted By Harpoon38

http://i1092.photobucket.com/albums/i403/Harpoon38...

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08-18-2011, 08:17 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,072
Posted By Harpoon38

Okay, how do I get pictures posted, there are...

Okay, how do I get pictures posted, there are some on the internet, I thought I just needed to supply a link to those?
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