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by screwit
13 Oct 2020, 19:30
Forum: Main Room
Topic: Thunda Babe
Replies: 70
Views: 10111

Re: Thunda Babe

Some one should tell the farmers to start varnishing their fences and there will be no more droughts !!!!!!!!
by screwit
17 Sep 2020, 07:28
Forum: Main Room
Topic: Re: Invader
Replies: 8
Views: 568

Re: Re: Invader

Next bit of testing might involve a strip off timber under the left bearer about 1 mtr's up from the transom to push the hull down and see if it helps the roll at speed .
Any thoughts ?
by screwit
17 Sep 2020, 07:20
Forum: Main Room
Topic: Thunda Babe
Replies: 70
Views: 10111

Re: Thunda Babe

2 to 3 weeks and you will be ready for any thing we can do
by screwit
17 Sep 2020, 07:15
Forum: Main Room
Topic: UNUSUAL CLASSIC BOAT DESIGN
Replies: 3
Views: 214

Re: UNUSUAL CLASSIC BOAT DESIGN

That's nice lot of work in that.
by screwit
07 Sep 2020, 19:46
Forum: Main Room
Topic: Re: Invader
Replies: 8
Views: 568

Re: Invader

A test run today . Steering is better than it was but did have a 3 blade prop on that tended to roll the boat a bit. 3200 RPM = 42 mph 5000 RPM = 60 mph . I didn't push it past that because of the roll and water was a bit flat . I think it would still run to 6000 with this prop . Had to be towed bac...
by screwit
14 Aug 2020, 08:34
Forum: Main Room
Topic: A Tasmanian experience
Replies: 543
Views: 135867

Re: A Tasmanian experience

Sad to hear that another event has been cancelled..
Hope that we can see some normal back in our lives soon .
by screwit
13 Aug 2020, 20:46
Forum: Main Room
Topic: Thunda Babe
Replies: 70
Views: 10111

Re: Thunda Babe

Yes Greg
2 days a week at local machanical workshop.
by screwit
13 Aug 2020, 20:28
Forum: Main Room
Topic: Thunda Babe
Replies: 70
Views: 10111

Re: Thunda Babe

Hate it when work gets in the way of what l should be doing .
by screwit
01 Aug 2020, 20:28
Forum: Restoration Help and Advice
Topic: Invader
Replies: 119
Views: 42389

Re: Invader

Well today we had a test run with the new rudder. The angle l ground on the front edge of the rudder did stop the boat pulling hard to the left and now pulls to the right a little bit. So the front will need a little grinding on the opposite side to tune it to a nutral centre. This was a great outco...
by screwit
25 Jul 2020, 09:19
Forum: Restoration Help and Advice
Topic: Ronda
Replies: 8
Views: 686

Re: Ronda

Looking fantastic Ray.
Are you going to tighten some Rove's before you get it wet and slow some leaks down Ray. ?

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