Freddy, you might also look at tubeservice.com, they have a location in Aurora, CO, and have 4-1/2 in. x .125 wall in their catalog.
buiding question - stem
oops - :o I forgot to mention that I'm working on a float, not the main hull, which uses a stem piece rather than a frame.
building question - stem
How everything joins together at the stem seems to be left up to the builder - would this method work well, or is there...
Hmm . . . I was planning to build according to the plans. How would these modifications be with respect to light air performance?...
I'm almost ready to put the daggerboard case together, and there are few things I'm a little unsure about. Many times fasteners...
ref post #995
Thanks, Bruce. I have been cutting the frames close with a bandsaw, and trimming with a flush trim bit on the router.
Well, I have a little stack of wood so far and am working on the daggerboard case. Another newbie question for you all: The two 1-1/4 x...
sheet 2 frame drawings
Also there are a few things on the drawings that aren't clear to me.
1. Transom - it appears from the dashed lines that...
I'm getting ready to start building, but I'm scratching my head over a few things::confused:
1. Grain direction is specified on the hull sides to...
Thanks for the input, guys. Sounds like the hydrotec would be a good choice.
Looking at the materials list, the plywood thicknesses listed are 3/16",
1/4" and 5/16". My local supplier has 4mm, 6mm, and...
I have some questions about the design (stern modification and ply thicknesses), would the builder's forum be the best place?
Hello OldSailor7, do you still have plans available?