Sunday, February 19, 2012

Tippik time


5-7m meter seas. Seemed like a great day to stay home and occasionally pick at the kayak. 


Securing deck beams was something I had forgot to do last time. Can only make her stronger.


Black spruce which had been soaking for a week bent really well. However many pieces had small knots and of course broke off. Will get some new rib stock tomorrow.


Last build I added the ribs first before adding the keel. I ended up with a mess of fairing blocks to cut.



Pushing them up on the inside of the gunwales and clamping them in lace worked really well.


Everything is beginning to line up! 

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