Bob Johnson's Recent Activity

  1. Bob Johnson replied to the thread extending a plate past the bow?.

    the reality of "spray" is that the wind is the major cause...not the waves..... . I am sure it will cut down on some water getting in...

    Apr 26, 2017 at 12:43 PM
  2. Bob Johnson liked RTIC's post in the thread Foam removal / Replacement from a Tracker Grizzly 1860.

    I think the 2" pink foam board is the way I will go. I will just create a cavity for storage and fill the rest with the foam. Thanks...

    Apr 25, 2017 at 12:01 PM
  3. Bob Johnson replied to the thread Foam removal / Replacement from a Tracker Grizzly 1860.

    so take it to heart... my boat had FACTORY sprayed in foam... and in 5 years..... it soaked up 500 lbs of water........ once you tear...

    Apr 25, 2017 at 9:25 AM
  4. Bob Johnson posted a new thread.

    different gadget that raises outboard assembly quick

    so I saw on the TV show THE LAST ALASKANS a kid wunning his flatbottom20 or 22 ft flt nosed aluminum boat in the river... and as he came...

    Forum: Boats, Blinds, & Gadgets Forum

    Apr 21, 2017 at 6:22 PM
  5. Bob Johnson replied to the thread Foam removal / Replacement from a Tracker Grizzly 1860.

    so, I just looked up some urethane 2 part expanding foam...they say its closed cell(95%).. and it might absorb SOME water...if not in...

    Apr 21, 2017 at 3:46 PM
  6. Bob Johnson replied to the thread Foam removal / Replacement from a Tracker Grizzly 1860.

    to me..... closed cell or open cell...if you are not a plastic scientist...you have to take SOMEONES word for it...that it wont absorb...

    Apr 21, 2017 at 2:31 PM
  7. Bob Johnson replied to the thread Foam removal / Replacement from a Tracker Grizzly 1860.

    I used 3/16th " dia rivets for almost all my work...except when I have oval holes from poor work previously done.... then Id drill with...

    Apr 20, 2017
  8. Bob Johnson replied to the thread Foam removal / Replacement from a Tracker Grizzly 1860.

    Sorny...I used the rigid pink foam from the big box stores.... and cut pieces to fit.. the dock foam from Dow is also good...but its a...

    Apr 20, 2017