Christmas present……….some assembly required ! !

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

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Ken

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

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

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WOW!! Wood Art!!!

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Ken
Nice work
Like the bottom strips running with the keel
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Very nice work Ken. Takes real talent to build one of those. Nice work indeed.
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I love it Ken.. She would really go with small block power...

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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....
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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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That's lookin REALLY nice!
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That is gorgeous.

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That is nice Kens
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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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It's flipped !!
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Ken

Are we going to see it in September?

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