• Teak Deck Replacement Project Overview

    Teak Deck Replacement Project Overview

    Thursday, December 1, 2016

    The overview for a project on how to replace and repair the deck of an older boat with a failed teak deck. Subscribe To This Channel!! https://www.youtube.com/user/boatworkstoday?sub_confirmation=1 Also, please remember that there are extended ad-free versions of these video’s available for Patreon supporters! Please click below to find out more!! Thank you! Social: http://www.patreon.com/BoatworksToday http://www.BoatworksToday.com http://www.facebook.com/BoatworksToday http://www.twitter.com/BoatworksToday

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Classic Boat Finish On Mahogany

Here we take a look at the stains and finishing process used to get the same outstanding appearance that is typically associated with traditional mahogany runabouts! Deep uniform stains and a varnished surface so perfect it can double as a mirror 🙂 All of the materials used were manufactured by Pettit Paint (which is also the same stuff that builders such as Hackercraft use!) The stain itself is thinned down roughly 25% with Pettit’s general 120 thinner and can be applied a number of different…

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Steam Bending A Wood Toboggan Part 2

In our final episode of the year I finish the construction and assembly of a traditional steam bent wood toboggan.  The assembly was done using #12 stainless flat head screws that were counter sunk leaving the heads flush with the bottom of the sled.  After assembly the entire toboggan was finished with 2 coats of West System epoxy using their 207 clear hardener, sanded with 320 grit paper and final topcoats were applied with Pettit V-975 Satin urethane Varnish.   As I mentioned in the…

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Steam Bending A Toboggan Part 1

Here I primarily cover tips and techniques for steam bending lumber. In this case it happens to be for building a toboggan but the same guidelines apply for any application.

Fiberglass Core Replacement Part 4

This is the final episode in the core replacement series. I’ll be updating this information section tomorrow 1/1/13

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