Avon Searider 5.4
Finally I am 99.9% there with this build! Not like the other guys on here! Launching next week for sea trials.

This is my SR 5.4 that I am having a go at doing up to a respectable condition. Bought the basic hull. Had 4 layers of paint (2 of which were twin pack type). Scraped and sanded down to bare hull. Exposed some wear and tear that needed to be re-gelled. Pictures start from there and I will gradually add as the project goes on. Deadline is end of March for the season!
image 655357664
image 22163735
image 80093129
image 2394548648
Polished Hull, polish transom next.
With the trailer I managed to pick up.
Transon gelled and ready for wet n' dry the buffing. Notice I took the opportunity to plug the standard navy spec centre drain hole. I will never...
Polished Hull
First view of the re-gelled and polished hull. You can now see a shine and reflection!
Topside of boat. Needs new rope handles and console to go in. (Possibly an engine too :-))
Hull stripped bare, ready for re-gel and polish

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:34.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.