Looking much like any other steel boat in progress, the novel "Shrink-Wrap" techniques make construction quicker and more-accurate. These amateur-proven methods assure super-smooth, fair surfaces virtually free of distortion. Fairing and filling compounds are virtually unnecessary. The final boat is so fair it might be confused with one molded in fiberglass.

Five photos at right & below from Kari Ruuth who is building his "Fred Murphy" in Finland in steel.  Note the fair plating surfaces possible as a result of Mr. Ruuth's care and craftsmanship applied to our "Shrink-Wrap" methods.