Gel coat underneath is tired, and I’ve heard anything over a weekend is sketchy for awlgrip. Don’t plan on going more than overnight, but you never know.Why do you want bottom paint on a trailer boat?
Awesome build. One of the top 3 home builds I’ve seen recently.
Thanks! Appreciate the kind words. Learning a lot along the way.Thoroughly impressed with your build!
Thanks for taking all of the time and energy to document the whole process with detailed photos and descriptions, and sharing it on here.
(I wish I had done that from the very start with my previous boat overhaul projects.)
Can’t wait to see how she scoots with those Yammies on the back!
Keep up the quality work
It’s a self bailing deck. I didn’t do any float testing but the new deck is 2 inches higher than the old one (also flush deck) to fit the gas tank. I ended up going with these seastop covers mainly to keep it looking clean. It was tough to wrap the glass inside of a 2x4 slot let alone try to fair it. Should help keep water from coming back in too, we’ll see.Question for you, I see the fish box drains to the deck, how does the deck drain? Is it self bailing or do you have a bilge? By looking at the photos I can't quite tell