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Schiada 20' redoing the floors in Balsa and re rigging it

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There sure is a lot of thing-a-ma-bobbers in there!
 

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I was just telling my buddy that. I said 4 hrs to strip it and 200 hrs to put it back together. Lol
Minimum 200hrs:). From here it's a slippery slope they always just get nicer and more involved ..........but worth it
 

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Floors are cutout. Fixing the stringers. Balsa is purchased.
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I love it. Nice to see love given to this Schiada.

I just can't wait to see how big this snowball gets. Just ask Rivergames
lol I know. I don't know how much bigger it could get unless I built a new 20'!!
I'm doing new rigging new trailer new floors and new gel coat.
 

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It will be about a 20' snowball. :D

Looking good you guys are making quick work of this! I'm looking forward to seeing the progress. Thanks for the updates!

Henry
 

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My favorite threads, balsa floors are timeless and georgous.....they seem to make everything near them look that much better...have fun:thumbup:
 

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lol I know. I don't know how much bigger it could get unless I built a new 20'!!
I'm doing new rigging new trailer new floors and new gel coat.
I'm not sure about that. I'm dead in the middle of our stoker snowball and I think we would have been better off building a new one.
 

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I'm not sure about that. I'm dead in the middle of our stoker snowball and I think we would have been better off building a new one.
I already went threw this with my Howard just not to this extent so I knew what I was getting into. I have a sickness of really enjoying the building process. Lol
 

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While I'm reading this thread I have the TV going in the background hearing the Gold Rush guys burying there D-9 in mud while you guys are burying yourselves in a 20' Schiada and I'm burying myself in another 20' Rayson Craft.:yikes Ain't we all having fun now:hmm:thumbup:

Steve
 

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You know life is good when you itch for days on end! :)

I think it's official.....we all have an illness! :)

Any updates on this bad boy??

Henry
 

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You know life is good when you itch for days on end! :)

I think it's official.....we all have an illness! :)

Any updates on this bad boy??

Henry
I'm going to see it Monday so I should have some updates.
 

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New stringers are glassed and balsa is started. I haven't been up there lately so they sent me the pics.
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sweet baby jesus.....you are really getting after it:cool

Cool build looks like you have the smaller fast boat bug in a big way:D:bowdown:
 

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loving the progress shots. i find it fascinating that the pros use just about the same thing as i do... old cans and chip brushes.


but theirs comes out so much better. :grumble:
 

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loving the progress shots. i find it fascinating that the pros use just about the same thing as i do... old cans and chip brushes.


but theirs comes out so much better. :grumble:
I've seen your work on here. Your no beginner. ;)
 

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Just decided to do Birdseye maple on the transom and front bulk head. I should some more pics soon.
 

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New vacation home and total Schiada restoration? That's some baller shit right there

Seriously, boat is looking awesome!
Lol not a baller everything I got is old.
Thx I'm happy with the boats progress.
 

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I feel your pain. Project is looking killer. Now I don't feel so bad about mine. Lol
Thx. Ya I just said to myself I don't want to deal with this shit again next year. So I'm hoping the gel coat is done August 1 so I can start the rigging after and use it after Labor Day in Parker.
 

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Thx. Ya I just said to myself I don't want to deal with this shit again next year. So I'm hoping the gel coat is done August 1 so I can start the rigging after and use it after Labor Day in Parker.
I'm hoping for 4th of July. But that's being optimistic. I think.
 

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Waaaaaaay off subject, but who do you use for your scaffolding? I use to do that for a wile before I left the Valley.
 
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