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    Clark_Lake replied to the thread 1965 Sunfish Restoration.
    Also, if anyone's curious (bc I had a hard time finding plans when I was initially searching the forums, and I thought you could just...
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    Clark_Lake replied to the thread 1965 Sunfish Restoration.
    Here's another photo before the initial clean...
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    Clark_Lake replied to the thread 1965 Sunfish Restoration.
    Oh man I like that "cheeseburger" pile, looks like someone got a special delivery from Panera ;) Is that Hoops in the water on the...
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    Clark_Lake replied to the thread 1965 Sunfish Restoration.
    Thanks Signal Charlie! Thanks for the youtube links, I'm going to try it this weekend. I have to fix my wet vac first, or maybe try the...
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    Clark_Lake replied to the thread 1965 Sunfish Restoration.
    Thanks mixmkr! Lots of great tips and info. I was hoping I could do it by hand (and save dough)....but I think I'm gonna have to table...
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    Clark_Lake replied to the thread 1965 Sunfish Restoration.
    Cool thanks, but does my '65 have a drain plug? I'll have to look again in the light tomorrow, I don't remember seeing that...but I...
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    Clark_Lake replied to the thread 1965 Sunfish Restoration.
    Copy that, thanks I just found it I'll read it tonight!
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    Clark_Lake replied to the thread 1965 Sunfish Restoration.
    Hahaha, yeah my first week of quarantine project is turning into an odyssey ;) In fairness to the tiller it had a pretty deep groove...
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    Clark_Lake replied to the thread 1965 Sunfish Restoration.
    Also, here's a shot of the boat out in the sun... I did some wet sanding after the last post, with one pass at 1500 (couldn't find...
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    Clark_Lake replied to the thread 1965 Sunfish Restoration.
    Hi all, I just wanted to share an update and ask a couple questions. I got the boat in the water a few times and it was pretty smooth...
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    Clark_Lake replied to the thread 1965 Sunfish Restoration.
    Thanks I just saw it! I've got some logistical work to do before I move on to the wet sanding, but I'm hoping it works out and I can...
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    Clark_Lake replied to the thread 1965 Sunfish Restoration.
    Awesome - Much appreciated! I'm going to take her for a spin next week then move on to Phase 2 and try to get that deck to shine again...
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    Clark_Lake replied to the thread 1965 Sunfish Restoration.
    Thanks Beldar! And I appreciate the heads up on the sail ;) I need to do some sailing 101 before I drop her in. I'm going to look for...
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    Clark_Lake replied to the thread 1965 Sunfish Restoration.
    Thanks! I used Man o 'War Marine spar varnish, 5 coats, after sanding with 100 and 220 grit on the orbital sander, and wiped it down...
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    Hi, I'm new to the forum and thought I'd share some pics of my "quar-project"...restoring my grandma's old Sunfish. My parents took it...
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