New member

Here is where we get to welcome all new members.
New members please include your location - Other members close to you may be of great help in locating materials and other needs.

Moderator: Bill Edmundson

Post Reply
mbreslin
Posts: 2
Joined: Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:34 am

New member

Post by mbreslin » Thu Sep 13, 2018 9:06 am

Hello from Inverness Florida,Mike B. here currently building the barrel back 19 ft.I do have a question for you barrel back builders.I am looking for measurements on the water line,from the bottom up.Bow,middle,stern I know that everyone might be a bit different give or take an inch or two but an average would be great. Thanks for the help!

PeterG
Posts: 589
Joined: Mon Dec 03, 2007 7:08 am
Location: Connecticut

Re: New member

Post by PeterG » Thu Sep 13, 2018 11:40 am

I don't have my plans in front of me but I believe the Barrelback/Key Largo design waterline is at the top edge of the stringers when the boat is upright. It should be fairly easy to transfer this to the outside of the hull for the waterline.
Murphy's Law: Anything that can go wrong, will go wrong.
Griffin's Law: Murphy was an optimist.

mbreslin
Posts: 2
Joined: Fri Aug 31, 2018 11:34 am

Water line

Post by mbreslin » Wed Sep 19, 2018 1:50 pm

Thanks I will make a note of that in my book of notes,makes sense.

Post Reply

Return to “New Members, Please Introduce Yourself”