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Stonefly breasthook, thwarts, rub rails

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  #1 Tgure



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Posted 12 June 2012 - 09:22 PM

So far I used cypress for all stringers and baltic birch for frames, what are your guys thoughts for the breasthooks, thwarts and rub rails. Should I keep it uniform or maybe use another wood type for accents?

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Posted 14 June 2012 - 05:00 AM

I'd go with something light weight...mine ended up over 40lbs....

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Posted 14 June 2012 - 05:15 AM

Hard to answer since it is personal preference. In my house my wife likes consistency would tell you to stick with the cypress and it would look good. Me, I like contrast and if I could find something I was happy with I would go that way. But either one will work and should look good. So it boils down to what you like.
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