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  1. User "How To" Section
    Need some help on how to finish the inside finish on my boat floors and stringers. Boat originally had carpet over everything and I recently redid the boat and would like to leave the stringer and floors exposed. Its a California performance boat and I think it would look nice finished that...
  2. V-Drives
    i have a friend up at angels camp cali who needs floors and stringers redone in his flatty.....im sure we could get his boat down here to stus but stu is a bit behind on a few of your guys projects so is there anybody up there that does floors and stringers..........i notice most of you guys up...
  3. Jet Boats
    I've started a thread in the paint and fiberglass section. Not sure how much traffic that section gets, so I'm posting a link in here... http://www.performanceboats.com/paint-fiberglass-repair/314329-daytona-floor-stringers-what-would-you-do.html#post4041521
  4. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    I'm having new stringers put in and gonna have the floor spruced up. Thinking of having the stringers to the inside of the tunnels blue and the valley between the tunnels black. What do ya'll think? I also have the option of adding more wood? Any creative photo shop people in here? Also, my...
  5. V-Drives
    Is there anyone in texas that does this must be show quality , ,
  6. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    I am about ready to glass in one of my new stringers in my 21' daycruiser. The stringers are just over 16 ft. I am using 635 thin epoxy from us composites along with two layers of 1708 w/ no mat. I'm using LVL lumber (they will be covered by a floor) planed to about 1.5" - I have since rounded...
  7. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    I have some screw holes in my stringers and i would like to seal them up properly before putting the new floor in. What is the best thing to use for this?
  8. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    Hi Everyone.. I have a few questions for the Experts I have 2 Cee Bee Avengers, one (Red) is a 185 Model has windshield, covered engine compartment and higher sides Bad Floors and Stingers, needs deck repair in bow area, solid Intake original hull bottom Blue Model 175 i think Current Solid...
  9. V-Drives
    Bought a 74 Sanger Mini project this last winter and I'm trying to sort out what I have. My hull has a total of four stringers running from the transom to the toe kick bulkhead. I have read people talking about some other structure up front tying the floor into an area in front of the v-drive...
  10. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    Hi all, it's been a while since I've been here....enjoying the summer with the Stevens. However I've been going "easy" on it because I know the stringers aren't 100%, and I plan on replacing them this winter. I thought I'd do a bit of searching now and start to gather up materials for it. I...
  11. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    I have about 6-8 holes from bolts that I'm not using in the stringers. I want to plug them with dowels, what material do I use. Thanks
  12. NorCal
    I'm looking for somebody that does decent work at a fair price to replace stringers and floors in a 1986 21' Eliminator open bow. I live in the Sacramento area but would be willing to travel a bit for the right deal/person. To be honest I'm not sure the stringers are rotted I'm just kinda...
  13. V-Drives
    Well, here we go. There is a lot of work here, but I'm keepin' my eye on the prize. This is 1964 Stevens my first V Drive project.I love this boat, but unfortunately I wasn't very wise when I took on the project. I knew it had a dry rot issue in driver side stringers up front where the foot...
  14. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    I need some good info for sourcing some new stringers for my boat. I have been searching high and low at all the lumber companies and also at some mills. Everything I have read so far is that I need a moisture content of 9% or less. Nobody can do that! Even people with special kilns! Yet...
  15. Paint and Fiberglass Repair
    I have asked this question many times, but can not seem to get a clear diffinitive answer. The stringers will be in a Eliminator daytona. I would like to know how many layers os fiberglass is enough to have structural intgrity, and still alow the wood to show clear thru the glass. If I were to...
  16. V-Drives
    Are Canyons all layed up with the stringer width the same or did they vary from boat to boat or depend on who did the layup?? Thanks Wally... Also what is the width...
  17. Jet Boats
    Hey everyone hows it goin. I have a 1977 20ft spectra that im ready to upgrade the motor in. Ive been told if i want to go any bigger or faster that i need to put full stringers in the boat. That being said it obviously has the "Short" stringers, sorry not totally sure on the correct...
  18. V-Drives
    looking for some pics of different floor/ stringer painted options or just stringers painted / options / pros and cons of options boat is a 73 dimarco t-deck
  19. Jim Wilkes
    Who would be the guy in calif or nevada or close to have the wood floors and stringers replaced in my shovel nose hydro who does the best work then Thanks B.
  20. Jim Wilkes
    I have recently found a 74 Sanger Flat Bottom Project Boat to purchase, the owner now has started a full restoration and has also obviously given up since the boat is for sale. The pics I have seen show the stringers completely removed and off the trailer, it's supported at the outside corners...
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