36248Re: micro sheer clamp......how?
- May 1, 2004Dry fit the shear clamps,and simply have a tight butt joint
> where they change their sweep.Thats what i figured would have to do
> For the rub rails;I hope that you traced out its' sweep on theYeah that will be a challange. The port side has lines on inside so
> side panels,while it was laying flat on the floor, and that it was
> done "perfectly" sweet and fair.
i'll have to make a little jig to scribe it to the ouside.....since
i did a two for one cut i've got no lines on the starboard side. I
was thinking of marking the points on the side from the the
assembled expansion on the plans and hoping the the rub rail itself
would form a fair curve......if it's not quite right i do both sides
this way so they are symetrically goofy.......so much for saving
time doing the two for one cut.
> Now,working backwards,back out the screws only enough toHuh? what does that mean?
> release the rubrail while your helper holds the now straightening
> out end and keeps it from twisting and breaking.
Are you going with a one piece rubrail or two piece as on the
> plans(I think!)?Two pieces on the plans.....but being incapable of doing as i'm told
(unless it involves putting big ass holes in my transoms) I'm
thinking of doing mine like bruce hallman's navigator. Because, i'm
manhandling it solo and i figure i can put the thin pieces in easier
than that one big inner rail. Also i hate scarfing and the multiple
pieces will self scarf due to it neiboring strip. I'll see how it
> Hope this helps.yep thanks
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