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Originally Posted by Perithead View Post
Thank you, I hope it turns out as well as yours did. How long did you work on yours?
Well the original project, which was pretty much everything, amazingly was done in 4 months. There were several factors involved for the speed. I was really excited to do something new, I wanted a boat real bad, I didn't have any other projects at the time, and I new that if I let it go too long I might never finish it.
I did have to rebuild the keel a second time, because the first time I used polyester resin instead of epoxy. I found out the hard way that polyester resin only sticks to itself.
Live and learn, thats what it's all about.

Macgregor, Venture 17 ,#998
Hickory, NC
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