Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

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Re: Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Postby kens » Sun May 06, 2018 10:15 am

I finally got the very last strip in and closed the bottom.

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Re: Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Postby Bill Edmundson » Sun May 06, 2018 11:16 am

Ken

She looks great! I've been thinking about bring my wood strip to the Gathering again this year.

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Re: Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Postby TomB » Sun May 06, 2018 12:00 pm

Looks good. I think they call that the whiskey plank, just say'n. :D

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Re: Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Postby Roberta » Sun May 06, 2018 12:35 pm

WOW!! Wood Art!!!

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Re: Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Postby billy c » Sun May 06, 2018 1:15 pm

Ken
Nice work
Like the bottom strips running with the keel
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Re: Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Postby mrintense » Sun May 06, 2018 3:31 pm

Very nice work Ken. Takes real talent to build one of those. Nice work indeed.
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Re: Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Postby neel thompson » Sun May 06, 2018 3:37 pm

I love it Ken.. She would really go with small block power...

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Re: Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Postby kens » Sun May 06, 2018 7:37 pm

neel thompson wrote:I love it Ken.. She would really go with small block power...


there is a stretched version of the same plans,,,,,,,,,,just saying....
Oak is over rated, everything about it takes extra time; then it warps, splits or checks !!! :roll:

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Re: Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Postby kens » Sun Jun 10, 2018 5:11 pm

first side of 'glass

both sides 'glass on and weave filled

I think its ready for final sanding and UV clear coat
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Re: Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Postby hoodman » Sun Jun 10, 2018 7:30 pm

That's lookin REALLY nice!

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Re: Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Postby Roberta » Mon Jun 11, 2018 4:51 am

That is gorgeous.

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Re: Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Postby Soloboat » Mon Jun 11, 2018 6:37 pm

That is nice Kens
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Re: Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Postby kens » Sat Jun 23, 2018 6:58 pm

I thought I was done sanding on the bottom,,,,then I sanded thru to the glass in some spots,,,so it got another coat of resin.
Maybe the flip is tomorrow......I hope.

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Re: Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Postby kens » Sun Jun 24, 2018 2:36 pm

It's flipped !!

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Re: Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Postby Bill Edmundson » Sun Jun 24, 2018 3:34 pm

Ken

Are we going to see it in September?

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