Re: [bolger] Re:#635 Col Hasler
- On Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 9:16 AM, ANDREW AIREY <andyairey@...> wrote:
>The thing that scares me is welding the 10 gauge or 12 gauge steel
> I think it would be a fairly easy design to build in steel - this is where you start cultivating your mate with a welder or the local fabrication shop.
sheet without burn through. (tight enough to hold water). Perhaps some
experienced welders around here could give their opinions about how
difficult a task this would be.
That said, I have had the chance to look very closely at the full
design in detail, building key, etc.. This is an extremely thoughtful
PB&F design, fully considered in every detail! I have no doubt it
would make an excellent long distance (even ocean crossing) single
handed cruising sailboat.