Hey just got back on. Got a 7.5 HP horizontal motor off Amazon for $182. Put a prop on it, seal using flex seal, bam a really nice motor boat.
looks good...Just be careful cutting or distorting American money without permission is illegal
Yes i made a engine and its battery free
Silicone and nails and tompsons water seal.
Yes, just add a center support
don't apply with brush or spray ...use rag go with grain...then cross grain and remove excess with clean rag with grain. do in small section if big peace.
minwax stain....water base poly from home depot
what flour did you use...I measured everything but it has a floury taste still. oh had to cook for 30 minutes
I will be adding a sail in 2 weeks...waiting for paycheck
I sealed it with silicone between sheets...on the wood first Thomsons water seal...then varnish...now I'm putting fiberglass just to seal....I'm in FL in area where there is sharks so I'm beefing it up some...I put runners on bottom to help reduce tipping and make it stronger.
3 pieces of 3/4 in plywood 10 1/2 feet long 4 feet wide...this is the second I've made in the last 3 years...only took 6 hours