Search found 6 matches

by zekeusa
Mon Dec 21, 2015 2:18 pm
Forum: Wood and Plywood
Topic: New Larger Shop
Replies: 1
Views: 1912

New Larger Shop

Moved my barrelback to a larger work area today. One glitch with the dolly I made. Could have been a disaster. I would have called it a premature launching. The driveway is on a hill next to the pond where I live. Everything worked out ok. If the hull gets much heavier I won't be able to move it aro...
by zekeusa
Mon Dec 21, 2015 1:51 pm
Forum: Wood and Plywood
Topic: First Boat Build:White Oak v Dense Yellow Pine
Replies: 47
Views: 14817

Re: First Boat Build:White Oak v Dense Yellow Pine

And don't forget the massive amounts of sawdust you will be generating!!
by zekeusa
Wed Dec 16, 2015 1:59 pm
Forum: Tool Talk
Topic: Novice
Replies: 7
Views: 5096

Novice

Make sure your sander is off. I plugged mine in last night and it took off like a shot across the hull and onto the floor!! I just got laid off today for three months. Now I can spend more time on my boat.
by zekeusa
Wed Dec 09, 2015 1:47 pm
Forum: Wood and Plywood
Topic: cold moulding
Replies: 4
Views: 1279

Re: cold molding

Thanks to everyone for answering my questions. I'II do a bunch of reading and find out more!
by zekeusa
Tue Dec 08, 2015 11:28 am
Forum: Wood and Plywood
Topic: cold moulding
Replies: 4
Views: 1279

cold moulding

Hello, Just a question about the 1/8" plywood where it meets the centerline of the stem and the keel. Do you cut a 45 angle and butt it together and epoxy it or do you overlap it in alternating overlaps. How do you keep the centerline perfectly straight? Just by eye? I see in some pictures of other ...
by zekeusa
Tue Dec 08, 2015 10:36 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: new member
Replies: 1
Views: 523

new member

Greg Johnson, Northwest Corner of Connecticut. Bought a Barrel Back previous owner lost interest it. About 1/3 of the way done. Many mistakes that have to be fixed. No woodworking experience to speak of.