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    03-06-2017, 10:53 AM
    very nice work Falcon, thanks for posting!
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    02-23-2017, 10:42 PM
    JasonD replied to a thread Florida Beg-Meil in Building / Repair
    Other obligations and threatening raindrops kept me from finishing the octagon, but I got 2 sides done and half way through the third. Before...
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    02-23-2017, 10:32 PM
    JasonD replied to a thread Florida Beg-Meil in Building / Repair
    Yes, I see it too all the time; I just hope I am teaching my kids the right stuff! Thanks very much Bill, I appreciate hearing that. ...
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    02-23-2017, 10:28 PM
    JasonD replied to a thread Florida Beg-Meil in Building / Repair
    Thanks Kenny, very kind of you to say. I appreciate your following along and commenting. I did the same with my gauge, just used one...
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    02-22-2017, 02:17 PM
    I mis-spoke, the planing off is for the inner coaming support clamp, not here. Never mind. I also double checked my screw placement: it was four -...
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    02-22-2017, 06:44 AM
    Dean - looking great. I would definitely not put a screw into end grain of plywood as that hold is shaky at best. If I recall I only added screws...
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    02-21-2017, 12:39 PM
    JasonD replied to a thread Florida Beg-Meil in Building / Repair
    I will give it a test run later.....it seems to work well, creating lines that will result in an equal-sided octogon. Untitled by Jason D, on...
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    02-21-2017, 09:10 AM
    Bill, for what it's worth I took the route mentioned by schooner jay: I used West System Special Clear epoxy hardener (no amine blush, takes varnish...
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    02-21-2017, 08:51 AM
    JasonD replied to a thread Florida Beg-Meil in Building / Repair
    There are two sentences from the Traditional Maritime webpage that seem important but are not entirely helpful with specifics: "Ideally the spar...
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    02-21-2017, 08:30 AM
    JasonD replied to a thread Florida Beg-Meil in Building / Repair
    I had to brush up on how to make a spar gauge and found a nice little write up on "Traditional Maritime Skills," a project out the UK that is...
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    02-21-2017, 08:22 AM
    JasonD replied to a thread Florida Beg-Meil in Building / Repair
    Thanks! That and all the mahogany-shade wood on my boat is sapele. That particular bit is from a plank that has pommele figured grain when ripped....
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    02-20-2017, 04:25 PM
    JasonD replied to a thread Florida Beg-Meil in Building / Repair
    Here are the mast and boom, all squared up to dimension and awaiting the power planer to get to 8-sided and so on..... All in all the glue up went...
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