My new folding rib mod

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beerbelly
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My new folding rib mod

Post by beerbelly » 11 Jun 2018, 09:07

Well I bought a plastimo folding rib a few weeks back to use pottering up and down the ouse at york when we're at our caravan but it takes a short shaft and I have a couple of longshaft small outboards so a transom mod is required .one 2ft x2ft marine ply board a saw and sander and we have
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Plastimo folding boat
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plastimo transom mod
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long shaft outboard to transom mod

.Just a dry fit I'll remove it paint it and refit with new stainless bolts and some sealer .next on the list is folding launch wheels any recommendations apreciated

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Re: My new folding rib mod

Post by Martin » 02 Aug 2018, 15:31

Nice little mod there beerbelly, Hows the new boat going..?
Any more images or video's ?

Really looking forward to seeing this thing fold up.
How does it do and on the water.?
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Re: My new folding rib mod

Post by Cliff » 02 Aug 2018, 17:58

Good Job :thumbsup
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