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by johnd
Tue Jan 03, 2017 11:03 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Royelex Repair on Descender
Replies: 3
Views: 2318

Re: Royelex Repair on Descender

I have fixed cracks in my Royalex canoe a couple of times using the following steps: 1) Took razor blade utility knife and gouged out sides of crack to clean up jagged edges. 2) Sanded then treated surface with Acetone to clean 3) Filled in crack with G-flex. 4) Took ...
by pblanc
Tue Oct 07, 2014 1:47 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Fiberglass thigh strap loops
Replies: 8
Views: 3370

Re: Fiberglass thigh strap loops

... the glass. After cutting an appropriate length of webbing, put the end on a piece of scrap wood and thorough fray about 1 1/2" at each end using a razor blade or sharp utility knife. After appropriate sanding and cleaning of the hull as others have described, I fan the frayed ends of the nylon ...
by McPherson
Tue Aug 26, 2014 12:12 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Dagger Aftershock Re-Outfit
Replies: 21
Views: 12073

Re: Dagger Aftershock Re-Outfit

... it so it cuts on the pull stroke) but this one was too wide for it. Time for the big saw. Here's a trick... When you make a larger cut, run a razor blade down the outside of the foam on all sides of it to give the saw blade a place to ride in. The blade will follow the path of least resistance, ...
by sbroam
Wed Aug 06, 2014 6:45 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: zephyr shedding
Replies: 18
Views: 7458

Re: zephyr shedding

... the surface started to get shiny then use foil to press the fibers in. I made a tool (see pictures). No luck for me - distinct fibers remained. # razor - it feels like stubble, so... No luck with the disposable razor. # PP sheet - I bought some that was .030" thick sheet and - referring to the ...
by ClassFive Boats
Tue Jun 03, 2014 12:26 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Mitchell Premier aluminum tip fix tip?
Replies: 6
Views: 2716

Re: Mitchell Premier aluminum tip fix tip?

... cloth and wet it with epoxy. lay it on one side of the tip leaving a little protruding from the edge of the paddle, it can be trimmed later with a razor knife.. here is the tricky part. you need even pressure to press the cloth into the tip so here is what i do. 1 lay the saturated carbon cloth ...
by valhallalongboats
Thu Oct 31, 2013 10:18 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Beowulf lives!
Replies: 9
Views: 4166

Beowulf lives!

... I bought some bondo to shape some parts that was apparantly past its due date, it never really went off right. Scraping all that off with a razor-blade was AWESOME! Next time the bondo doesn't turn bright red, it doesn't go on the boat. My playlist on my ipod now includes 'Don't worry, be ...
by avlclimber
Sat Jan 12, 2013 12:01 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Radical new boat material (the Grumman thread)
Replies: 16
Views: 4490

Radical new boat material (the Grumman thread)

... material into a workable weight range. Certainly, it will make some amazing noises when splatting or pitoning, and if you do wrap it, you'll have razor tetanus edges to deal with, but given that the Grumman site proclaims they are "made from lighter weight 'aircraft grade' aluminum alloy," I had ...
by slomoracing
Mon Sep 24, 2012 1:22 am
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Taureau modifications
Replies: 7
Views: 2338

Re: Taureau modifications

... removing two inches from the center of the paper and then taping it down. I then followed the paper with my jigsaw. I cleaned up the edges with a razor blade. Now I have some spare plastic for welding!
by cheajack
Fri Jun 01, 2012 5:35 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Bell Ocoee ???
Replies: 17
Views: 5491

Re: Bell Ocoee ???

... the cracks. It isn't that difficult it just takes some time and a little patience. I drill the ends and cut a shallow "V" into the cracks with a razor knife and fill them with JB Weld. After sanding down the JB Weld filler, I would rough up the vinyl and put a couple of layers of fiberglass cloth ...
by Craig Smerda
Thu Mar 22, 2012 7:58 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Knee pad recommendations?
Replies: 9
Views: 2834

Re: Knee pad recommendations?

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you might need to pick up some shaving cream and a fresh razor though... :P
by Paddle Power
Mon Nov 28, 2011 6:33 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Vintage Wooden Gunwaled Dagger Ocoee Repair Questions
Replies: 7
Views: 1468

Re: Vintage Wooden Gunwaled Dagger Ocoee Repair Questions

... to mess with that. What I've done in this situation is cut out the D-ring (and in cases where it's held by fabric, the fabric and threads) using a razor blade. Then I've cleaned the pad really well with 99% rubbing alcohol and glued a new pad and D-ring onto it. Use vynabond to glue vinyl to vinyl.
by milkman
Mon Nov 28, 2011 3:31 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Vintage Wooden Gunwaled Dagger Ocoee Repair Questions
Replies: 7
Views: 1468

Re: Vintage Wooden Gunwaled Dagger Ocoee Repair Questions

... to mess with that. What I've done in this situation is cut out the D-ring (and in cases where it's held by fabric, the fabric and threads) using a razor blade. Then I've cleaned the pad really well with 99% rubbing alcohol and glued a new pad and D-ring onto it. Use vynabond to glue vinyl to vinyl. ...
by Wiggins
Tue Oct 18, 2011 10:15 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Keel Eazy Skid Plate Experiment
Replies: 12
Views: 3496

... $40 for the padded strips, and $24 for unpadded. I don't know what they would charge to make a kit in these lengths if you wanted the cotton rag, razor blade, and alcohol for application. I also don't know what they would charge to install it if you didn't want to do so yourself. You can call ...
by philcanoe
Tue Aug 09, 2011 12:27 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: ? JAWBONE RAPID, SECT IV CHATTOOGA
Replies: 20
Views: 6386

... then you best be better than real good... because these ancient hills are full of rocks with holes and undercuts. And other rivers are full of razor sharp quartzite, and others with river wide slick high water ledge holes or vertical walls, and so on... Not to make light of a bad place, but ...
by Shep
Fri Apr 01, 2011 1:52 pm
Forum: CBoat C Forum
Topic: Help D-ring pulled vinyl off
Replies: 9
Views: 1485

Agree with the above, but also check the vinyl around where it pulled off. If that vinyl has delaminated, take a razor blade and trim to where the vinyl is still firmly attached. The G-Flex will adhere to both, and the vinyl is there to protect the inner layer from UV and abrasion, ...