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Old 03-16-2005, 06:43 AM
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yo all, i have been away for a while, biut now i am back...

Howz ya'll doin ron, terbo bob,an all u uva cool ppl. I have had an idea for stringers, but am not sure wether it would work properly.

i have a load of 1/4 inch stuff (same stuff they make circuit boards from) i plan on using that to make bulkheads and stringers (5 inch)

What do you think?? i would say more of what i plan to do, but i am in school [] ,
i will add more info l8r 2day
Old 03-16-2005, 01:02 PM
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Stringers and bulkheads don't have to be made out of wood. The circuit board is usually a fiber or epoxy glass so I don't see why it wouldn't work. You might have to laminate 2 pieces together for the motor mount stringers
Old 03-17-2005, 11:52 AM
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You might have to laminate 2 pieces together for the motor mount stringers
Really? how thick do the stringers have to be??? i am alson leaving the deck slightly open, kind of an exxageration of the wild thing deck
What size flex shaft would a .46 O.S. MAX need??? (speedmaster HW)
Old 03-17-2005, 06:02 PM
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hey mini its good to hear from you again.How is it all comin along?
Old 03-18-2005, 03:03 AM
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yo eas_1990 How ya doin??

Its comin along good, but i havent done much work on it since xmas, too cold for starters, but i have been sorting my new bike aswell

you shouild come on aim sometime

Old 03-18-2005, 08:18 AM
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doin good. same hear to cold or its dark out, plus i have been doin a few lil projects every now and then...

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