Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

Canoes, Kayaks, Pedal power

Moderator: BruceDow

User avatar
kens
Posts: 4582
Joined: Wed Nov 12, 2003 5:25 pm
Location: Coastal Georgia

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

Post by kens » Sun May 06, 2018 10:15 am

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

[img]20180506_124750.jpg[/img]
Attachments
20180506_124750.jpg

User avatar
Bill Edmundson
Posts: 11199
Joined: Wed Nov 23, 2005 6:45 am
Location: Birmingham, AL, USA
Contact:

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

Post by 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.

Bill
Mini -Tug, KH Tahoe 19 & Bartender 24 - There can be no miracle recoveries without first screwing up.
Tahoe 19 Build

TomB
Posts: 361
Joined: Wed Jan 18, 2017 4:07 pm
Location: Holland, MI

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

Post by TomB » Sun May 06, 2018 12:00 pm

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

Tom

User avatar
Roberta
Posts: 6194
Joined: Tue Jul 31, 2007 5:23 pm
Location: East Troy, Wisconsin

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

Post by Roberta » Sun May 06, 2018 12:35 pm

WOW!! Wood Art!!!

Roberta :D :D :D :D
Roberta "Queen of the Boat Builders"
Built Zip "Oliver IV", Super Spartan "Jimmy 70", and Torpedo "The Glen L".

User avatar
billy c
Posts: 2287
Joined: Sun Oct 15, 2006 7:59 pm
Location: NH
Contact:

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

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

Ken
Nice work
Like the bottom strips running with the keel
Billy
(insert Witty phrase here)
Billy's Belle Isle website

User avatar
mrintense
Posts: 2993
Joined: Thu Jun 10, 2010 11:22 am
Location: Austin, Texas
Contact:

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

Post by mrintense » Sun May 06, 2018 3:31 pm

Very nice work Ken. Takes real talent to build one of those. Nice work indeed.
Carl
a.k.a. Clipper

Crafting a classically styled Vera Cruise named "Some Other Time"

Clipper's Vera Cruise Build

neel thompson
Posts: 1258
Joined: Fri Oct 01, 2010 2:33 pm
Location: Collegeville, Pa

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

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

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

User avatar
kens
Posts: 4582
Joined: Wed Nov 12, 2003 5:25 pm
Location: Coastal Georgia

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

Post by 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:

User avatar
kens
Posts: 4582
Joined: Wed Nov 12, 2003 5:25 pm
Location: Coastal Georgia

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

Post by 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
Attachments
20180607_192319.jpg
20180609_134651.jpg
20180606_183208.jpg
Oak is over rated, everything about it takes extra time; then it warps, splits or checks !!! :roll:

User avatar
hoodman
Posts: 1917
Joined: Thu Nov 10, 2011 8:48 am
Location: Lafayette, IN

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

Post by hoodman » Sun Jun 10, 2018 7:30 pm

That's lookin REALLY nice!
Matt

Building a Geronimo......!
viewtopic.php?f=2&t=25139

User avatar
Roberta
Posts: 6194
Joined: Tue Jul 31, 2007 5:23 pm
Location: East Troy, Wisconsin

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

Post by Roberta » Mon Jun 11, 2018 4:51 am

That is gorgeous.

Roberta :D :D :D :D
Roberta "Queen of the Boat Builders"
Built Zip "Oliver IV", Super Spartan "Jimmy 70", and Torpedo "The Glen L".

Soloboat
Posts: 397
Joined: Mon Mar 05, 2007 10:51 pm
Location: Orange CA

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

Post by Soloboat » Mon Jun 11, 2018 6:37 pm

That is nice Kens
) Champagne dreams and wishes are possible on a beer budget. Just build the boat.
Nice curves are easy on the eyes.
Go sell crazy somewhere else we're all stocked up here."As Good As It Gets" Jack Nicholson.

User avatar
kens
Posts: 4582
Joined: Wed Nov 12, 2003 5:25 pm
Location: Coastal Georgia

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

Post by 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.
20180623_193437.jpg
20180623_193333.jpg
Oak is over rated, everything about it takes extra time; then it warps, splits or checks !!! :roll:

User avatar
kens
Posts: 4582
Joined: Wed Nov 12, 2003 5:25 pm
Location: Coastal Georgia

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

Post by kens » Sun Jun 24, 2018 2:36 pm

It's flipped !!
20180624_122116.jpg

20180624_130628.jpg
Oak is over rated, everything about it takes extra time; then it warps, splits or checks !!! :roll:

User avatar
Bill Edmundson
Posts: 11199
Joined: Wed Nov 23, 2005 6:45 am
Location: Birmingham, AL, USA
Contact:

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

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

Ken

Are we going to see it in September?

Bill
Mini -Tug, KH Tahoe 19 & Bartender 24 - There can be no miracle recoveries without first screwing up.
Tahoe 19 Build

Post Reply

Return to “Human Power”