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  1. Eastporter liked jim's post in the thread Dixon rebuild.

    First pic shows how they made the mold for the 5ft wash board extension. They taped wax paper over the wash board and glassed over and...

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  2. Eastporter liked F/V Sweet Dream's post in the thread Building of the f/v Sweet Dream - 38 Flowers finished by Cape Island Boats.

    Next installment. Deck framing. [ATTACH] Underwater lights Tuna door has been cut out in transome. [ATTACH] Rudder and shaft going in...

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  3. Eastporter liked Peter@MackBoring's post in the thread Repower options on 46' Jarvis Newman.

    Hello, I don’t see any gain in performance at all, the hull is not going to change in performance characteristics. If you look at the...

    Jan 20, 2018 at 9:49 PM
  4. Eastporter replied to the thread pettegrow 30 build pics.


    Jan 18, 2018 at 7:02 PM
  5. Eastporter liked jbirdrc51's post in the thread 1982 Harris Cuttyhunk 22.

    Where I’m at

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  6. Eastporter liked Lobster.mike's post in the thread Repower options on 46' Jarvis Newman.

    Why would anyone put a 1000hp engine in a cruiser like this one. From the look of the photos it would seem that 12-14kts would be ideal....

    Jan 17, 2018 at 9:54 PM
  7. Eastporter liked Diesel Jerry's post in the thread Repower options on 46' Jarvis Newman.

    Ditto that or jump up to the 16L. Where it is an older boat and tier compliance is a non issue I would see if you could get the 1000 hp...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 8:59 PM
  8. Eastporter liked jim chesapeake's post in the thread MLP 30.

    Thanks for connecting the old thread and pics. The boat turned out looking great. The sheer, bow, and tumblehome are perfect. I agree...

    Jan 17, 2018 at 11:23 AM
  9. Eastporter replied to the thread MLP 30.

    pettegrow 30 build pics

    Jan 16, 2018 at 8:43 PM
  10. Eastporter replied to the thread 32 Holland new build getting started soon.

    Very neat work!

    Jan 15, 2018 at 9:19 PM
  11. Eastporter liked Toolate's post in the thread Repower options on 46' Jarvis Newman.

    Ad says it has an MTU Model 12V183TE92 1000 hp and it makes 17kt cruise. I would be willing to bet that it would run all day on 400-500...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 3:21 PM
  12. Eastporter replied to the thread 1986 28 foot Calvin Beal Lobster boat.

    I wonder if a voc school would want to have it donated, and they can rebuild it/save it. It is really well designed and should be...

    Jan 15, 2018 at 2:37 PM
  13. Eastporter posted a new thread.

    Repower options on 46' Jarvis Newman

    I saw this gorgeous boat on Yachtworld for $150k that is set up for family cruising. It is in need of a new diesel power plant. Any...

    Forum: Downeast Engine Room

    Jan 15, 2018 at 2:32 PM