V boom

Discussion in 'Fiberglass and Composite Boat Building' started by Paul Scott, Apr 25, 2021.

  1. Paul Scott
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    Paul Scott Senior Member

    Has anyone done a V boom (can go by the name ‘canoe’ ‘Park Avenue’ or ‘trough’ boom) using a carbon tube with ply wings?

    very roughly like this in cross section

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    or this (yes the tube is probably too small)

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    I suppose you could attach the plywood mechanically and/or with epoxy resin or putty?

    add easy jacks to taste?
     
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