View Full Version : Outrigger straightened, keel glued

01-20-2003, 09:10 PM
I got the hulls symmetric with the temporary jig.

I needed to pull in where the butt joints are. I thought the flat spots would need to be pushed out. Odd. but the string down the middle doesn't lie.

Feels good to finally slap some glue on this puppy!

01-20-2003, 10:24 PM
Congratulations on forward progress :cool:

Wild Dingo
01-20-2003, 11:13 PM
Brilliant Brian!! no more with the "BANG" feature eh mate? ;)

Leon m
01-21-2003, 12:04 AM
Excellent!and you didn't have to remove
the sheer clamps? I take it.

01-22-2003, 01:27 AM
Nope, shears are still on.

I took all the beams out to take the load off.
Wedged it out, so I could get in some thickened epoxy. Then clamped it off till it set.

I'll sister is with a thinner piece of wood to make sure it stays put.

For the shearclamp scarfs I used some of that 20ton epoxy. I wouldn't trust it again!