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Old Nov 17, 2008, 05:50 PM
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Originally Posted by ooby
Please do. Love to see them.

My build pics were lost when my last puter crashed, but I'll be happy to answer any questions you may have.
When building the new spar, the hardest part was not to jab it into the basement ceiling when hanging it up after varninshing. I got 6 coats on and was going to do eight, but the sixth one turned out flawless so I said leave well enough alone.

The only short coming of this boat is the size, which I new when I made the decision to go big. My house is pretty tiny, and moving it through it can be a challege. Next, house will have a room with a cathedral ceiling so I can have it rigged for display. Right now it banished to the basement by my new bride (at least the basement is finished).
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