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Key Largo Carolina Dory Build #8: Pilot House and Casting Deck

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Blog entry by ccarrington posted 11-04-2017 02:40 PM 421 reads 0 times favorited 0 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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The horizontal framing was done with 2×4s and the vertical frames were made with 2×3s. everything was glued and screwed into the framing ribs of the boat. there will be a walkway around the outside of the pilot house and the casting deck is raising up 1/2 inch each frame brace going forward so all water will run back.

next the house was skinned with 1/2 inch plywood. the top has a 1” taper from center to sides.



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