2260Re: Gwen o' the River
- Feb 8, 2009--- In AtkinBoats@yahoogroups.com, "Jon & Wanda(Tink)" <windyjon@...>
> Looks like a good start and with the shape works pritty well.
> This little 32' hull is a little more complex with the tightness of
> curves so I built it upside down. The good photos of the turning
> party where taken by John Kohnen.
> At the bow it is 90 degrees on the cut water wraping back to thefrom
> flaired side in 6' with the bottom at the bow having a pritty good
> trist with slight V and the stern rolling up. It is cold molded
> two layers of 3/8" MDO set at right angles to each other. I don'tenvy
> think I could have gotten the shape in the upright. For glassing
> fairing and sanging with 10 Oz then 6 Oz. cloth turning was easyer
> then working on the floor to get this finish.
> Depending on the boat and what you want to do each boat has its way
> of building to make it easiest. Did I mention the design is from
> scrach and will have no through hulls below the water line. I do
> the walk in aspect of what you are doing.you wanted to build a "Gwen" or "Lady of the Lake" which would suit
> Ok, I see what you are doing - looks good. I got confused, thought
the upright construction method. Have posted some updated pics of my
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