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post #23 of Old 08-24-2009 Thread Starter
MikeLatiolais
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Wow ! You did REAL GOOD for $300 ! Thats already a good lookin boat. How good are the sails ?
Thanks! The sails seem to be intact. The only issue I see is a few rust stains, but frankly, I'm not overly concerned about those. If nothing else, I'll stencil some black pirate skulls over them. That would thrill the kids to death.
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Oh, be careful raising the bunks too high. You might also want to put it in the water at the ramp you will use most often to see how far down the ramp you have to go before she floats off. That will let you know how much play room you have with bunk height.
Thanks for the suggestion. It seems to me that a wider set of bunks which conform to the normal hull shape would be better than flat boards. Has anyone had any experience in making some like that?
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