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Old 02-04-2020, 09:26 PM
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You are doing the front bulkhead with many pieces?
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Old 02-05-2020, 12:08 PM
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Two pieces split down the middle we left the original skin from the bulkhead on the frontside for strength and notched around the new stringers to give them support.
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Old 02-05-2020, 12:25 PM
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Cool build, impressive progress in such little time
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Old 02-06-2020, 05:30 PM
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New cockpit floor is in


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Old 02-27-2020, 07:00 PM
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Finally finished laying glass in the engine compartment. now the out side of the transom. and the we can start to put it back together. 12 gallons of Vinalester and about 30 yards of 1708 later


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Old 02-27-2020, 09:12 PM
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Good to see the progress !
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Old 03-02-2020, 05:01 PM
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Just finishing up with the outside of the transom then on to paint job

All the grinding is finally done many layers of glass and then on to the next phase.
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Great! 2-3 layers of 1708?
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Lots of work in that transom huh Dan
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Originally Posted by Team Archer View Post
Just finishing up with the outside of the transom then on to paint job

All the grinding is finally done many layers of glass and then on to the next phase.
Are you replicating the current paint scheme or changing?
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