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Old 28 September 2011, 13:03   #1
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Bought the boat from the north of Scotland 4 months ago, since buying and with the help of some on here I have:
Re-built the merc controller
Fitted new throttle cables
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Old 28 September 2011, 13:06   #2
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Controller electrics suck
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Old 28 September 2011, 13:09   #3
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Some prep work, It rained for 2 weeks tarpaulin came in hand as a shelter.
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Old 28 September 2011, 13:11   #4
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First coat of orange paint top lac
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Floor painted interdeck
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Old 28 September 2011, 13:16   #6
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Galvanised A-frame painted black, yeah I know its a towel warmer, looking to buy a s/s frame after re-tubing.
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Old 28 September 2011, 14:05   #7
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Galvanised A-frame painted black, yeah I know its a towel warmer, looking to buy a s/s frame after re-tubing.
Why change it?? A towel warmer can be a nice selling point on those cold days!!!
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think your doing a great job - especially since its outside!!
can you not get a temp building/structure to keep it in? I think you have lots of land there
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Old 28 September 2011, 15:21   #9
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super

You're doing indeed a super job.
I'm standing in front of such a job (replacing transom and floor) and got new interests of your work. Couloring of the floor is super thought of dark grey but light grey looks super.

keep up the good work. Oh yes and sorry but i think there are nicer looking towel racks.

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Old 28 September 2011, 16:23   #10
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Lol, thanks guys, anyone want to buy a black towel warmer unheated, lol, yeah the interdeck was light grey came out a blue/ grey colour looks really nice and isnt as dull as I thought, I think it looks good with the tubes.
Getting new Grey tubes in Nov so will update with pics.
My girlfriend helped with alot of the painting ive got to give her some credit.
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