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by KarlP
Sat Sep 24, 2016 11:34 am
Forum: Sailboats
Topic: Topper
Replies: 10
Views: 5725

Re: Topper

I look forward to watching your progress.
by KarlP
Fri Sep 23, 2016 12:30 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Bending Sheers on the Topper
Replies: 6
Views: 1870

Re: Bending Sheers on the Topper

Thanks everyone for the feedback. It's good to know you've had success with the laminations. I've already done the knuckles by bending 3/4 sapele (Topper has multiple knuckles instead of a chine and no frames). It was a chore to bend them. I used steam from a McCulloch steam canister and ratcheting ...
by KarlP
Mon Sep 19, 2016 11:14 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Bending Sheers on the Topper
Replies: 6
Views: 1870

Bending Sheers on the Topper

Greetings all! I'm a first time boat builder working on the Topper. I'm to the point where I need to attach the inner sheers and am having trouble bending them enough to make complete contact with the breasthook. A big part of the problem is a lack of space in my garage making it impossible to hold ...

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