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Companionway door slides

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Project by Deckerpair posted 06-18-2013 02:33 PM 5439 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is the new companionway door sliders for my sailboat Aspettami. The last picture in this series shows the original bifold doors. I desided to go with a more secure sliding panel style. There are three panels, each slide down overlaping the other. Oncethe hatch is pulled over the top and locked, they cant be raised. The styles and rails are mahogany and the panels are cedar.

-- The fair wind blows just as well whether the sailor sleeps or is awake. Keith, Highlands Texas, http://www.deckerpair.com





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Sanding2day

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#1 posted 06-18-2013 02:42 PM

:) Looks great, way to go!!

-- Dan

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shipwright

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#2 posted 06-18-2013 02:46 PM

Very nice, a definite improvement in seaworthiness over the bi-folds.
Seems to be the year to re-do companion ways, I just did mine too.

Thanks

-- Paul M ..............the early bird may get the worm but it’s the second mouse that gets the cheese! http://thecanadianschooloffrenchmarquetry.com/

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Mainiac Matt

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#3 posted 06-18-2013 03:32 PM

looks like an O-day 24 ????

Great job.

My dad used to do class racing and fit out his 18’ Buccaneer with teak trim and many custom features years ago… it was really nice boat… I wish I had it today.

-- I yam what I yam and that's all what I yam

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jlb

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#4 posted 06-18-2013 04:18 PM

OK, now I’m beginning to sense you’ve done this type of work before. Very nicely done!

-- Jim, Ca, jimlbenson@comcast.net

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#5 posted 03-23-2016 01:55 PM

That is a beautiful sailboat. Nice work.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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