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Project by matt5 posted 06-04-2014 04:39 PM 1288 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Except for the aluminum hub, there is no metal in the helm. Its black walnut purple heart with oak dowels

-- I've cut it twice, but its still to short....

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#1 posted 06-04-2014 06:22 PM


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#2 posted 06-04-2014 08:23 PM

You going to shape it, or leave it flat? And is this going to be decorative or functional?

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#3 posted 06-04-2014 10:48 PM

Definety going to shape it. I built it for my boat so its funional. 1 inch radius all around and Im open to ideas and suggestions…..but if that means is not a completed project and will be removed, I guess Ill leave it like it is ;-)

-- I've cut it twice, but its still to short....

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#4 posted 06-05-2014 08:20 AM

Very Nice Work Matt!

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#5 posted 06-05-2014 08:23 AM

Well done

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#6 posted 06-05-2014 08:48 AM

Wow looking forward to seeing what its all connected to!!

Great choice of timbers too!

-- Regards Robert

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