While there continues to be a reasonably "adequate" supply of traditional boat building materials, the world over, for the building of a limited number of boats, or single boat, good quality, long proven woods are increasingly difficult to find.. A carvel planked boat often has an inner layer of planking inside the frames, called the ceiling. (the underside of the housetop or deck is the "overhead".) this ceiling provides an air passage from the bilges up to the deck.. Strips for strip planking are available pre-made or you can manufacture them yourself. the strips can have a wide range of density and geometry. in this article, i will discuss commonly used strip materials and geometry, and sources for and about strip planks and strip plank construction..
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Fast-g stitch and glue plywood this quick and easy boatbuilding method consists of plywood planking panels cut to shape from full-size patterns which are. Descriptions and photos illustrating plywood boatbuilding, including stitch-n-glue.. Catalog page of boat kits and plans, includes… Continue Reading
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