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Spokaloo
07-13-2006, 05:04 PM
Follow up to: http://www.woodenboat-ubb.com/vbulletin/upload/showthread.php?t=51793&highlight=thames

Well after epoxy "stitching", filling, filleting, sanding, cleaning, sanding, and more sanding, shes ready for interior tape and a nice coat of epoxy:

Epoxy "stitches"

http://i17.photobucket.com/albums/b65/fighterama2/thames/thames1.jpg

After filling and filleting, she gets her initial coat of 'glass:

http://i17.photobucket.com/albums/b65/fighterama2/thames/thames9.jpg

11.5 hrs after beginning, 3 coats on the tape, one sealer coat on the wood:

http://i17.photobucket.com/albums/b65/fighterama2/thames/thames13.jpg

Purpleheart transom taking first coat of epoxy:

http://i17.photobucket.com/albums/b65/fighterama2/thames/thames19.jpg

Across the gunwales, shows the 'yaks in the background;

http://i17.photobucket.com/albums/b65/fighterama2/thames/thames17.jpg


Next up, mahog 1x1 outwales, 1.5x1 inwales, flip and fill/fair hull, then a complete sheeting of the ext, and paint! Still trying to get a plan together for the sliding seat units to fit in, if anyone has any information.

E

geeman
07-13-2006, 05:37 PM
She looks great!!!!! I hope she doesnt have to fit thru that door in the background LOL

JimD
07-14-2006, 07:51 AM
Nice looking hull, E. :) I spent the last two days cleaning up my shop.:eek: