Boat restoration project hits a snag on the water

We finally found a day to take Old Timer (OT) out on the lake. We loaded up and headed to Lake Georgetown. With the new carb on OT seemed to run a lot better. We all had a great day swimming. That was until we headed back to the dock.

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Posted on: August 31st, 2010 at 2:19 am

Restoring and getting a classic boat back on the water

oldtimer1 I am what most would call a tinkerer. Since I was younger I have always had to be working on something. In highschool I was helping my grandfather restore two older boats: a 1967 Sea Ray and a 1966 Sterncraft. Then I raced in Killeen on the dirt track for five years. Just about the time my first daughter was born I stopped because it got too expensive. I have been always have been looking for another project that the whole family can enjoy when it was done. I turned back to my first and favorite hobby: Read more…

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Posted on: July 29th, 2010 at 7:00 am