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1989 hydrostream vector

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Re: 1989 hydrostream vector

Post by AdamDK » Oct 20, 2017 5:10 am

Proprider did that to the deck on his Viper.

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Re: 1989 hydrostream vector

Post by spongebob440 » Oct 22, 2017 9:01 pm

AdamDK wrote:
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Proprider did that to the deck on his Viper.

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i may do that myself

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Re: 1989 hydrostream vector

Post by spongebob440 » Nov 14, 2017 6:07 pm

mocked up and epoxied core down between stringers while one side was curing under the deck
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Re: 1989 hydrostream vector

Post by Hippie459MN » Nov 14, 2017 9:44 pm

Looking awesome! :up:
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Re: 1989 hydrostream vector

Post by spongebob440 » Nov 15, 2017 11:44 am

Thank you! i have one side done under the deck. doing the other side next then in between the stringers! Aint the prettiest glass work ever but i have faith its strong. Strong doesnt always look pretty lol
thats why they made sand paper and paint
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Re: 1989 hydrostream vector

Post by spongebob440 » Nov 19, 2017 10:30 pm

Did some sanding while i had down time and found the original gel
Rare scheme too! John Tiger told me i may have the only one!
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Re: 1989 hydrostream vector

Post by Hippie459MN » Nov 19, 2017 11:37 pm

Heck yeah! :pimp: :mullet: :up:

The Trident scheme. My favorite scheme. And not many of them done either. Would be killer to see it saved. :up:
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Re: 1989 hydrostream vector

Post by spongebob440 » Nov 21, 2017 5:53 pm

Have some booboos to fix...but not bad overall
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Re: 1989 hydrostream vector

Post by Hippie459MN » Nov 21, 2017 7:06 pm

Looking awesome! I can't wait to see it all shiny. :)

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Re: 1989 hydrostream vector

Post by AdamDK » Nov 21, 2017 8:56 pm

The cans you've laid out in the pad...is that on top of core? Freshly laid core? If so, you're gonna need a lot more weight that that.

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