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    02-04-2023, 08:19 PM
    Paul356 replied to a thread Duckworks Scout in Designs / Plans
    Good for you. And when you're back in US and close to Milwaukee, just say the word. I for one certainly miss your trip accounts.
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    02-03-2023, 10:12 AM
    Paul356 replied to a thread Duckworks Scout in Designs / Plans
    I did the initial work to install the dagger board box along the starboard longitudinal, inside the seat chamber. The parts (updated?) were not...
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    02-02-2023, 12:03 AM
    Paul356 replied to a thread Duckworks Scout in Designs / Plans
    Tom, it has a nice kick to it. What are you doing in Poland, anyway? I thought you were going to sail through Milwaukee one day??
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    01-31-2023, 07:52 PM
    Paul356 replied to a thread Duckworks Scout in Designs / Plans
    Now all the interior frames are in place, although not yet trued and tightened. I still need to build and add the dagger board box and deck doubler...
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    01-26-2023, 10:56 PM
    Paul356 replied to a thread Duckworks Scout in Designs / Plans
    A couple more hours today saw me get the sixth and final hull plank tied in and the first longitudinal stiffener in place. The stiffener was pretty...
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    01-24-2023, 05:08 PM
    Paul356 replied to a thread Duckworks Scout in Designs / Plans
    I am keeping a log, but I haven't toted up the hours recently, and log book is over at the shop right now. I'll try to provide a total at some...
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    01-22-2023, 09:05 PM
    Paul356 replied to a thread Duckworks Scout in Designs / Plans
    Then it's on to the first plank, second plank and transom loosely tacked in place. Everything is only half-tight at this stage; I won't pull it...
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    01-22-2023, 08:51 PM
    Paul356 replied to a thread Duckworks Scout in Designs / Plans
    The building jig makes an appearance! And the bottom is tacked bow and stern to the jig pieces. This is a stitch and glue kit, using zipties for...
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    01-14-2023, 01:03 PM
    Paul356 replied to a thread Duckworks Scout in Designs / Plans
    Derek, Scout is supposed to be a lengthened version of the Portage Pram, so I'm glad to hear you like it. I've sailed in company with a Scamp and...
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    01-14-2023, 01:02 PM
    Paul356 replied to a thread Duckworks Scout in Designs / Plans
    First I sanded the precoat on the foils smooth, using 120 on the random orbital, dialed down and a very light touch, and finishing off with touchups...
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    01-12-2023, 10:26 PM
    Paul356 replied to a thread Duckworks Scout in Designs / Plans
    Two more planks laminated today -- I'm finally getting my technique down, I think -- and I pre-coated the foam for the blades with epoxy thickened...
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    01-10-2023, 10:22 PM
    Paul356 replied to a thread Duckworks Scout in Designs / Plans
    More progress today, but you know boatbuilding: there's always something. I went to laminate the bottom, which right now has a long slit in the...
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    01-10-2023, 10:27 AM
    Paul356 replied to a thread Duckworks Scout in Designs / Plans
    Slight progress report: I used Plan B, a minimal first layer to hold down the 'glas, followed a bit later by another layer upon which to lay the...
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