Re: [bolger] Re: Info on the folding schooner
> > most every amateur builder makes the mistake of tryingPerhaps I am off base, but my thinking was this... if you use
> > to build a gold plated monument,
> Everything Bruce said(and he should know!) 'cept this last part.
your first boat as a [quick] learning experience, the second
boat will be a much better *and* more efficient 'gold plater'
should that be what you want.
It is hard to make a real glossy boat until after you learn some
of the basic skills.
My first boat at least, built 35 years ago, was a true failure.
[Though I *still* had fun building it...]