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Bow of the NPS Friendship. Looking towards the Woolworth Building, Lower Manhattan
My good friend Chris works for the National Park Service, and invited me to pay her a visit at a fantastically cool project she's been working on. The NPS Friendship is an operational down-to-the-nails replica of an...
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with the glass tape on, you can now see the fairing I did, with newly added dark "filleting" compound contrasting with the orignal thickened "adhesive" compound
applying fibreglass tape to the bottom panel joints
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I'll have to fill the holes made by widening the trunk
During the build at Scamp Camp, the centreboard trunk was widened to a dimension that will fit the new centreboard "foil kit". This new width will be incorporated in the next iteration of the kit, but,...
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