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  1. philSweet replied to the thread Dimensional restrictions for inland waterways.

    some info here - Boating guide to Western NY and southern Ontario Canada waterways - Great Loop restrictions...

    May 27, 2024 at 5:49 AM
  2. philSweet replied to the thread Narrow beam and flat bottom...compromises.

    Flat-bottomed sharpies are the optimal solution when your empty weight outbound is 1/8th of your return weight. Otherwise, like for...

    May 26, 2024 at 10:50 AM
  3. philSweet attached a file to the thread How much of a strength increase is realized with tape over a fillet?.

    Here's how I did my dink floor when I rebuilt it. It is practical and very strong. And having a gutter around the edges keeps things...

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  4. philSweet replied to the thread How much of a strength increase is realized with tape over a fillet?.

    Lightweight 4hp at the most. Look for an old Johnson/Evinrude CR3 block 2 cylinder 3 or 4 hp. The 3hp one cylinders (they are all...

    May 24, 2024 at 12:05 PM