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by cohocraft
Sun Sep 06, 2015 5:07 pm
Forum: Your Alloy Boat
Topic: My Wooldridge Sport OS is for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 1280

My Wooldridge Sport OS is for sale

All, The time has come to sell my Wooldridge Sport OS. The boat is significant in that it is the first aluminum boat on the planet to feature powder coated graphics- no stickers! For more information on the boat, please visit the used boats page on Wooldridge at this link. -115 Yamaha -8 Yamaha -tot...
by cohocraft
Tue Jul 21, 2015 11:58 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Any idea what this pilothouse / cabin is worth??
Replies: 5
Views: 1035

Any idea what this pilothouse / cabin is worth??

im looking at this on craigslist- seems like it would be ideal for my 22' boat.

Any idea what they are worth? Would it be easy / cheap to build? feedback much appreciated :skipper:

http://seattle.craigslist.org/see/bpo/5110005213.html

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by cohocraft
Wed Jun 10, 2015 11:02 am
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Powder Coated graphics - Success at Wooldridge
Replies: 6
Views: 782

Re: Powder Coated graphics - Success at Wooldridge

The best painter in the world wont provide a good result if it isnt prepped right. The same is with powder coating. Prepped proprely (as in sandblast, epoxy based primer, and proper curing methods) yield an unquestionably tougher finish. Lab results are a winner every time. But as you say, one short...
by cohocraft
Mon May 11, 2015 5:58 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Powder Coated graphics - Success at Wooldridge
Replies: 6
Views: 782

Re: Powder Coated graphics - Success at Wooldridge

i probably didnt make it super clear in the above reply, but yes the actual process is powder coating.
by cohocraft
Sat May 09, 2015 1:47 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Powder Coated graphics - Success at Wooldridge
Replies: 6
Views: 782

Re: Powder Coated graphics - Success at Wooldridge

Pixels are individual 'dots' so to speak, individually placed; sublimation printing is blending, or melting together, of those pixels. So rather than individual dots (like pointilism painting, if you imagine it that way) its got a smoother transition between pixels, and thus appears more 'three dime...
by cohocraft
Fri May 08, 2015 2:42 pm
Forum: Aluminum Boats For Sale
Topic: boat posting idea...????????????????????????
Replies: 7
Views: 2238

Re: boat posting idea...????????????????????????

Precisely why i created my site www.BuyNSail.com which i created specifically because i was sick of Craigslist scams!
http://aluminumalloyboats.com/posting.p ... f=9&t=5207#
by cohocraft
Fri May 08, 2015 2:34 pm
Forum: Alloy Shop Talk
Topic: Powder coating a Sea Nymph 18
Replies: 0
Views: 355

Powder coating a Sea Nymph 18

One of our staff, Johnny, powder coated his 18' Sea Nymph. According to lab results, a powder coat finish over sandblast and using an epoxy primer has a significant performance upgrade over Zolatone. He chose an orange-yellow sparkle exterior and a dark gray hammertone inside. The finish was done by...
by cohocraft
Fri May 08, 2015 2:28 pm
Forum: Alloy Pictures
Topic: My colleague's revamped Sea Nynmph
Replies: 0
Views: 775

My colleague's revamped Sea Nynmph

One of our employees just had his 18' Sea Nymph sandblasted & powder coated.

The boat will soon be for sale on NWMarineTrader.com

I think it has a Yamaha 75.
by cohocraft
Fri May 08, 2015 2:23 pm
Forum: Your Alloy Boat
Topic: My big catch- a 6' salmon (really)
Replies: 2
Views: 1400

My big catch- a 6' salmon (really)

I first chose to buy a Wooldridge because the construction seems to be very bulletproof. Then we start talking about finish. Run of the mill? NO! How about something revolutionary, tough powder coating with a POWDER COATED fish on the side. Seriously? No scratching fading peeling vinyl? You got it. ...
by cohocraft
Fri May 08, 2015 2:17 pm
Forum: Alloy Boat Forum
Topic: Powder Coated graphics - Success at Wooldridge
Replies: 6
Views: 782

Powder Coated graphics - Success at Wooldridge

A Wooldridge boat is a double edged legacy: 100 year old company, and always at the futuristic leading edge of innovation. Good combo. My Wooldridge 20' Sport was the successful prototype for a revolution in marine coatings: POWDER COATED tough graphics. No vinyl. No peeling, scratching, & fading. T...