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by ome_tom
Tue Aug 22, 2017 4:13 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: veneering a squirt
Replies: 9
Views: 2355

Re: veneering a squirt

Yes,

I've already been looking to his blog. Very helpful!

Thanks again for this nice tip!
by ome_tom
Mon Aug 21, 2017 7:09 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: veneering a squirt
Replies: 9
Views: 2355

Re: veneering a squirt

That all are indeed nice ideas. I can ask the local veneer shop to make me ply with mahogany-decking, but then again the joint of 2 boards of ply will still be noticeable, and that's just the thing that I don't want :). Also the screws need to be hidden then. I think I'm just gonna start building wi...
by ome_tom
Mon Aug 21, 2017 4:05 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: veneering a squirt
Replies: 9
Views: 2355

Re: veneering a squirt

1/42. That's pretty thin! I thought the suggestion was 1/8 because that's more foolproof since there you can sand away your errors :D Isn't working with 1/42 much more difficult? if I take 10m² Mahogany of 3mm thick at 650kg/m³ Then I come to an extra weight of about 20kg. I don't think it will be 1...
by ome_tom
Fri Aug 18, 2017 11:02 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: veneering a squirt
Replies: 9
Views: 2355

Re: veneering a squirt

Aha!

Exactly the answers I was looking for.
Stick to the 3+6 and only glass fiber outside with epoxy overall.
by ome_tom
Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:49 am
Forum: Small outboards
Topic: veneering a squirt
Replies: 9
Views: 2355

veneering a squirt

Hi all, (Apologies; English is not my native language and I'm a metric man...) So... Step 1 done: Buying the plans. Now: Buying the material. But I'm still struggling with the setup. I plan to add a last layer of veneer-strips to have the planking-look. If I read it correctly, The hull and deck are ...