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- Tue Sep 10, 2019 3:40 am
- Forum: Wood and Plywood
- Topic: Biscuit joining frames
- Replies: 12
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I think several have used biscuit joiners for their construction. Some have used Titebond III or similar glues as well. Frames should be made from solid lumber. Difficult to screw into edge of ply. Exterior is acceptable, but might have voids in unwanted places and marine does not.
Mark, I think how you attack the frames depends on what tools you are comfortable with. For me, I like using a router for a lot of wood work, so making templates from hardboard was the way to go. If you have a sanding table or prefer other tools maybe transfering the pattern to wood and cutting out ...
- Fri Aug 30, 2019 5:37 am
- Forum: New Members, Please Introduce Yourself
- Topic: New Member
- Replies: 7
- Views: 607
Joel: I have mine flipped. I am trying to figure out the fairing for placing the deck. I'm a might confused. I'll get some input at the gathering in a couple of weeks.
- Thu Aug 29, 2019 4:53 am
- Forum: Power Boats
- Topic: What the heck just happened aka did I just turn it all into kindling?
- Replies: 13
- Views: 940
Joshuab is right. That frame looks like it has a curve to it as will others as you move toward the stem. A straight edge from chine to keel will not work. You should use a piece of ply to follow the bends. It does appear you took too much of the outer edge of the keel and possibly the chine. I would...
- Thu Aug 08, 2019 5:32 am
- Forum: Gathering 2019
- Topic: Gathering 2019 (G13) Name Tags - ATTENDEES PLEASE READ
- Replies: 14
- Views: 1838
Ray: I believe I still have mine. I'll let you know if I need one when I get home from work.