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By awoodman
#1852406
I have got to use up this 1 1/2 Gal. of epoxy before it gets to old.....
On with the build....
The inspiration....
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Another Kayakfoundry design..

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By awoodman
#1852411
After messing with the program....I came up with thes stats....with a 93 stability factor..
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Printed out the forms and squared off the chine, then traced them onto some old forms I had from a previous strip build......they are on 16'' spacing....

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By awoodman
#1852413
Then I tacked on strips to scribe the side panels...
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Ok..I'm using 1/8'' 3 ply Baltic Birch for the hull...
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By awoodman
#1852415
Very tight spots require a stubby....
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The easy side panels done.. now the tricky bottom panels....
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By neon14
#1852903
Looks like another really cool looking build! Man I wish we lived closer to each other. Would like to check out some of your boats.
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By awoodman
#1932178
This is my first wood boat with a full deck and bulkheads..even with 1/8'' ply. this is heavier than my skin boats.... Ready for the last combing ring....

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By neon14
#1932296
I like the build method. That thing looks like it will be a rocket on the water!
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