Finally-I'm building my boat

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Birddog247 wrote:Looks like it'll float now. Might be a hill burner in the making!
It might be a Hillburner if it runs anything like your boat
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stitching it up
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I'm liking it!!!Image
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Looking good !!!

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Man!!!!! I bet you are getting excited!!!!

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Looks a little higher in the back.
12ft Palm Beach
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Birddog247 wrote:Looks a little higher in the back.
I think your ass is high what have you been smoking :slap:
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lariat wrote:Man!!!!! I bet you are getting excited!!!!
Can't wait.. Now I got to get serious about finding a motor
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used a old 10 ft wide hand operated brake to bend the front deck piece
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Worked on building the side bracing
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I love the look of the rivets
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Had sometime yesterday to make the transom braces, but not enough time to put them in
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next step is to install the transom brace's then the corner brace's on the top out side corners of the transom. A little bit here and there, before you know it it'll be done :)
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Looks great
12ft Palm Beach
stock 350sbc
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Top notch work, Kyle.
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Awesome build! I check everyday for progress. Keep up the good work.
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