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Re: [Michalak] Screws

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  • Mark Albanese
    Nels, BTW Ceiling is a liner, not the roof. ... [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
    Message 1 of 3 , May 26, 2013
      Nels,

      BTW Ceiling is a liner, not the roof.
      On May 26, 2013 9:50 PM, "Curran Bishop" <curranb79@...> wrote:

      > Nels, I feel the need to let you know that I have a large archive of your
      > posts for future reference and boat improvements... thanks for this!
      >
      >
      > On Sun, May 26, 2013 at 10:49 PM, prairiedog2332 <nelsarv@...
      > >wrote:
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      > > **
      > >
      > >
      > > If you really want to add some warmth and dryness to the interior of a
      > > plywood cabin consider this. Adding horizontal cedar strips secured with
      > > brass screws and cup washers. Lining a hull like this - the sides are
      > > actually called the ceiling for some reason. They do not have to be
      > > tight just have some space behind so air can circulate, You would be
      > > amazed how the cedar takes away any damp smell and prevents
      > > condensation. Even without added insulation in the dead air space
      > > behind the ceiling.
      > >
      > > This is another idea Bolger shared from old boatmen. And under candle
      > > light and combined with a white overhead (Which is what the top
      > > "ceiling" is called:) a really warm ambiance with the cedar and brass
      > > reflections. If the outer hull is a dark color, with the suns heat on it
      > > and the cold water under it creates convection currents up the warm
      > > side and back down along the colder sides and if the hull has proper
      > > vents helps keeps the interior dry and smelling sweet. Bolger once asked
      > > the builder, "What color should I paint the ceiling?" The builder
      > > replied, "Paint?" Bolger made a famous reply, "My lips moved but no
      > > words came out."
      > >
      > > Cedar does it's thing on it's own. My thinking about screws reminded me
      > > of this.
      > >
      > > Nels
      > >
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      > >
      > >
      > >
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      > " 'Round our boat be God's aboutness,
      > 'er we try the depth of sea,
      > egg-shell frail for all her stoutness
      > unless Thou her helmsman be."
      > -- Old Scottish Prayer
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