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Forum: Scarab
06-04-2019, 08:54 AM
Replies: 596
Views: 123,949
Posted By hblair

Took some time off the 38 to get the motors back...

Took some time off the 38 to get the motors back in the 30 for our trip to staniel Cay. Iíll get back on it soon.
Forum: Wanted
05-29-2019, 10:35 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 197
Posted By hblair

Looks like cp performance has them nevermind.

Looks like cp performance has them nevermind.
Forum: Wanted
05-29-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 197
Posted By hblair

Looking for flappers

looking for internal quicksilver flappers. These are 4Ē outside diameter. Need them ASAP. Any sources? Thanks....
Forum: Scarab
04-15-2019, 10:11 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,940
Posted By hblair

Brianís photos... ...

Brianís photos...

https://cimg7.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.offshoreonly.com-vbulletin/2000x1504/c8d3a3e6_3ffe_43a9_9eef_caa1156cc297_238f6d01280c4b3393b0f7f83bc1ab53a841583a.jpeg...
Forum: Scarab
04-15-2019, 10:03 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 123,949
Posted By hblair

Itís not as big a job as it looks. Itís just time...

Itís not as big a job as it looks. Itís just time consuming as Iím doing this boat as a hobby mostly in my spare time (maybe 10 hours a week?) with help from one other person after hours. I think two...
Forum: Scarab
04-15-2019, 09:33 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,940
Posted By hblair

Email the photos to [email protected], Iíll...

Email the photos to [email protected], Iíll post them up for you.
Forum: Scarab
04-14-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 123,949
Posted By hblair

yes weíll be installing 2 or 3 small 1Ē to 2Ē...

yes weíll be installing 2 or 3 small 1Ē to 2Ē tall braces running from the outer engine stringers diagonally down to the center engine stringer like the later 38ís had. It will drain much better.
Forum: Scarab
04-07-2019, 05:40 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,940
Posted By hblair

Welcome! Look forward to seeing progress on your...

Welcome! Look forward to seeing progress on your boat. Itís hard to beat the good looks and ride of an old straight bottom 38í scarab. (Or so I hear, I havenít ridden in mine yet)
Forum: Scarab
04-06-2019, 06:00 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 123,949
Posted By hblair

Also, no rot to speak of in the engine...

Also, no rot to speak of in the engine compartment. The 2X2ís were wet but not rotten and hereís the pad the bulge pump screws to. Lowest part of the boat. Not rotten, go figure.
...
Forum: Scarab
04-06-2019, 05:57 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 123,949
Posted By hblair

We got the rest of the grid out this morning....

We got the rest of the grid out this morning. Just gotta trim where the stringers were, remove the liquid nails(?) that held the 2X2ís in place and weíll be ready to start glassing new stringers and...
Forum: Scarab
04-04-2019, 10:00 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 123,949
Posted By hblair

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.offshoreonly.com-...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.offshoreonly.com-vbulletin/1500x2000/8b381f3a_abc6_46ad_82f3_39868f9c97e2_1bf2eae8a799b7f58132ca8b2eab9faa0311353c.jpeg...
Forum: Scarab
04-02-2019, 09:13 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 123,949
Posted By hblair

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.offshoreonly.com-...

https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/www.offshoreonly.com-vbulletin/1880x2000/7955e5e0_eedd_4688_97a0_71b4e7c6baf7_2f63ccca407b4bee0d923662a83afef454e26941.jpeg...
03-31-2019, 07:33 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 4,484
Posted By hblair

Why would anyone want/need a transom more than 2Ē...

Why would anyone want/need a transom more than 2Ē thick on an inboard/outboard setup anyway? And how would that even work and what would be the purpose of that???
03-25-2019, 11:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,416
Posted By hblair

I bought mine used on the swap shop here about 4...

I bought mine used on the swap shop here about 4 years ago for maybe 2,000? Something like that. Mines a 25+ year old Latham system. I sent the cylinders off to Latham and had them rebuilt and...
Forum: Scarab
03-19-2019, 09:44 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 123,949
Posted By hblair

The small aluminum gutter that goes around the...

The small aluminum gutter that goes around the perimeter of the engine compartment opening in the deck to catch water that makes its way in around the outer edges of the boat hatches.
Forum: Scarab
03-19-2019, 08:46 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 123,949
Posted By hblair

Some more done. Cracks galore to be repaired. I...

Some more done. Cracks galore to be repaired. I think Iím gonna do away with little gutter around the flange of the engine compartment.
It will look cleaner without it. Iím gonna get the transom...
Forum: Scarab
03-19-2019, 08:29 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 931
Posted By hblair

Preach it brother.

Preach it brother.
Forum: Scarab
03-16-2019, 02:43 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 766
Posted By hblair

Wow triple 703ís w/ 14:71 blowers, thatís some...

Wow triple 703ís w/ 14:71 blowers, thatís some power right there. What a great buy. I hope it sells for you fast Dan. Beautiful boat.
Forum: Scarab
03-15-2019, 07:59 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 462
Posted By hblair

Come on Dan, show us some PHOTOS. :D

Come on Dan, show us some PHOTOS. :D
03-14-2019, 10:07 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 25,498
Posted By hblair

Interesting info. Cool to see you back with the...

Interesting info. Cool to see you back with the boat and making plans for the future. Do you plan on redoing the interior or going with a minimal interior?
03-13-2019, 08:28 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 25,498
Posted By hblair

Like me, looks like you have plenty to do....

Like me, looks like you have plenty to do. Lacquer thinner is good on old glue, just keep well ventilated.
Forum: Scarab
03-12-2019, 09:45 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 123,949
Posted By hblair

We finished tabbing the engine compartment and...

We finished tabbing the engine compartment and cockpit. All we lack tabbing the deck down is the galley/head area now, about 5 feet on each side. Then replacing the cockpit stringers and floor and...
03-12-2019, 07:52 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 672
Posted By hblair

I know TRS run deep and they'd have to come way...

I know TRS run deep and they'd have to come way up to turn it into a surfacing drive. I forgot the reason this is discouraged, maybe because it was so deep. Try this in the scarab or the classic...
Forum: Scarab
03-10-2019, 04:32 PM
Replies: 596
Views: 123,949
Posted By hblair

I spoke to glassdave a while back and he had some...

I spoke to glassdave a while back and he had some good info on installing new rubrail but it looks like think Iím going to stick with the original rub rails on this boat. I welded 2 pieces of angle...
Forum: Scarab
03-10-2019, 12:43 AM
Replies: 596
Views: 123,949
Posted By hblair

I got some more done today. Got the final...

I got some more done today. Got the final application on the outside of the transom. Also repaired some busted places and snap holes around the transom.
Also, I donít think Iíve posted thiis, but...
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