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by Azt3k
Tue May 16, 2017 10:31 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK
Replies: 19
Views: 3431

Re: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK

Finally been cutting out my stem, breast hook and transom knee today. And finished off epoxying the other side of my gussets. So I'm pretty pleased with how everything is turning out at the moment. Few more days work on the boat build then I can start work on the form. So excited and really enjoying...
by Azt3k
Tue May 16, 2017 10:27 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK
Replies: 19
Views: 3431

Re: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK

Hi Sproggy

I did infact use a local boat yard who Had some marine ply laying about and didn't pay to much for it either. He has a few more sheets left which I'm gunna collect next week. That should be enough ply to get me through till the end :D
by Azt3k
Wed May 10, 2017 3:49 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New member
Replies: 3
Views: 998

Re: New member

Hey there.. Another Mick.

Look forward to seeing your build!

Mick
by Azt3k
Tue May 09, 2017 3:08 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK
Replies: 19
Views: 3431

Re: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK

gap998 wrote:Quick work Mick!
Unfortunately, quick work thats almost come to a stop, I'm trying to source some where that stocks good quality Marine Plywood round my local area and its proving difficult. Looks like I may need to order it off the net :?
by Azt3k
Mon May 08, 2017 1:58 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK
Replies: 19
Views: 3431

Re: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK

So today I've been busy cutting out my frame members, I also bought my self a band saw which has made the job so much easier :D I must say, I've never worked with African Mahogany before, but it's such a pretty wood, and the 3 pieces i purchased looked fantastic! No knots in the wood, and perfect st...
by Azt3k
Sun May 07, 2017 12:24 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK
Replies: 19
Views: 3431

Re: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK

I would get a band saw. Many more uses than just cutting out frames. Absolutely Bryan, seen some great deasl at my local Tool Mart on band saws, so once ive got rid of the wife at work, ill go treat myself :D im sure it will come in handy for other things... especially for the wifes garden furnitur...
by Azt3k
Sun May 07, 2017 10:42 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK
Replies: 19
Views: 3431

Re: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK

Quick question about saws. Tomorrow I officially start cutting out my frame pieces. I was going to buy in the morning either a scroll saw or a band saw but I wanted to know which would do the better job at cutting out the frame pieces, and curves, as I want to do it as neat as possible and not rip o...
by Azt3k
Sun May 07, 2017 4:13 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: Hello to all from Wellington, New Zealand
Replies: 11
Views: 2620

Re: Hello to all from Wellington, New Zealand

Hi and welcome :D

Ill be in Wellington in August :D looking forward to it!

knowing both Metric and Imperial is a good advantage, I was tought both Metric and Imperial its really handy knowing both :wink:

Look forward to seeing updates of your boat build!
by Azt3k
Fri May 05, 2017 4:02 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK
Replies: 19
Views: 3431

Re: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK

Yeah, i've just checked my work dates and i'm working up in Scotland unfortunately so won't be able to make it.

But I'll definitely stick it in the calendar for next year, if its a yearly thing.
by Azt3k
Fri May 05, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK
Replies: 19
Views: 3431

Re: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK

2 hours 50 minutes drive for me,

but saying that, unfortunately im working up in Scotland on the 2nd and 3rd of june and wont be back till the afternoon of the 4th so I will have completely missed it any how.

Not to worry, if its every year ill make the next one for sure! :)
by Azt3k
Fri May 05, 2017 11:28 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK
Replies: 19
Views: 3431

Re: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK

Bill Edmundson wrote:Mick

Sproogy just posted about discounts from Robbins at the Beale Park Show.

Bill
Hi Bill,

Ill check that out!

cheers
Mick
by Azt3k
Fri May 05, 2017 3:40 am
Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
Topic: New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK
Replies: 19
Views: 3431

New Member and squirt build from Yorkshire UK

Hi there! My name is Mick, from Yorkshire in England, so way across the pond from most of you guys :D Today I am starting my Squirt build. Ive been searching the forum for a while now and already found lots and lots of great reading material and help facts which I have booked marked. Also having fou...