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Blog entry by hobby1 posted 05-18-2013 01:43 AM 664 reads 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

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I tried several things to try to make the front and back of the boat have a canoe look, like the picture I’m working off of, however every one of them failed, so I stood back and studied it for a while, then it occured to me, to make a compound cut on both bandsaws.

Here is what I got done on the firont of the model, when I started to take pictures.

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Now I needed to make the covering again resawed laminations of plywoods, to give the appearance of planks running lengthwise on this roof covering.

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I then glued up some more plywood panels laminations, so I can resaw them tomorrow, into 3/16” thick panels, to be fastened as the roof covering over the back gable, just as the front was done today.

So far around 2 days work into this project.



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#1 posted 05-18-2013 02:01 AM

Interesting project. Looks great so far!

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#2 posted 05-18-2013 03:10 AM

wow!!!

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#3 posted 05-18-2013 11:44 AM

Cool project. Will be interested in seeing the progress as you go.

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