Originally Posted by epoxyearl
In your link,I saw that you are making a concave insert that tapers...I have had great success in preforming those around various sizes of PVC pipe..Soaked balsa wrapped with Ace bandages, and allowed to dry, work perfectly.
No difficult sanding is involved with single-piece seamless parts.
Some convex parts can be pre-formed also,if they are relatively straight.
I don't think pre-forming is any less workman-like than strip planking.
With you on the performing.Still looking at options,