Sanded down and painting. I feel like I learned a lot about this area from the previous build. I relied a lot more on the random orbital sander this time. I also am using 3M blue tape and pressing down with a plastic card. I had a lot of bleed through last time.
Month: August 2022
Took a bit to figure out how to mount my Garmin transducer. Kinda silly that Hobie would make a part that doesn’t play well with Garmin transducers because they have some sort of partnership with Lowrance. Anyways, I figured out where I wanted to mount it, than I made a piece to replace the front … Read More “Finishing touches on the Guardian” »
With completed Hobie Guardian and Mirage drive wells, it was time to permanently glue in the framing and cockpit as well as storage bins. I went with 2 shallow storage areas what will mainly be for gear tracks, as well as a really deep bin on the left, and a shallower bin on the right … Read More “Cockpit and storage areas” »