Re: Mast glue presure
- --- In Michalak@yahoogroups.com, "freedomseeker25"
>Jim Michalak, in his boatbuilding book suggests the mono fishing line
> I am going to glue the mast for my puccup pram this week. I was
> thinking of using 2 inch drywall screws on 1 ft. centers for pressure.
> Anyone tried this and does it look bad after putty and varnish? Or I
> can use concrete blocks for pressure.
if one does not have at least a dozen clamps. I have also seen
electrical tie-wraps used for mast clamping. One might make the boom
first to test the method. (He uses Titebond II to glue up the
I would not drill unnecessary screw holes in a mast lay-up.In my mind
it might have the potential to encourage stress cracks, but I could be