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Lee Board

(5)
I've had that problem with flat boards as you describe, and have found that carrying the taper back 3 inches or so, say from a 3/8 or 1/4 rounded edge solves
Michael Behensky
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Apr 6

best shaping tool

(18)
I use a 7 in for roughing, 4 1/2 in for finishing, then 1/2 sheet viberator & sanding blocks. On Monday, March 30, 2015 12:45 PM, "tdsoren@yahoo.com
Martin Houston
18
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Apr 2

Paint

(8)
Yeah I agree. The old paint needs to come off. A good scratch sanding, a two part primer, then a single part urethane topside paint. Dave On Tuesday, March
David Calloway
8
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Mar 31

Mayfly 16

(40)
I took a different route,  and built up the rudder with stepped 1/8in plywood.   Then faired it with drywall compound before glassing.  On my wife's 18ft
ptfrohne
40
posts
Mar 31

Robbsboat

(103)
Michael, I really do got to make it out to see your build. Just been hammered around here lately between the yard coming on a couple of months early and
tdsoren
103
posts
Mar 10

Low Density Polyethylene Sails

(5)
I think webbing is a great idea, and is strongly advocated in The Sailmaker's Apprentice. I did use (non-adjustable) boltrope on each side of the sail,
pseudo15prt
5
posts
Mar 2
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