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I have a project that could not be started so would like to sell the plywood. It is Marine Ply stamped BS1088. 15 sheets of 3/8" (9mm) 4 sheets of 1/2" (12mm) 2 sheets of 1/4" (6mm) Price is $1200 for all. I'm located in west central Indiana, zip code 47932 Email me at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested.
First time boat builder here with a few questions, getting ready to build a Spindrift 10. First, does anyone know of a lumber yard in South-central Louisiana that carries 6mm Okume plywood? (I am in Baton Rouge) I have contacted a few so far. Riverside Lumber in New Orleans carries Meranti, but I was hoping to save the weight by building with Okume. I haven't found anyone else who even carries Meranti. I will be transporting the boat on top of the family van, and eventually it will become my kids' boat, so light weight is important. Second, has anyone used Cypress for the solid wood parts? It seems like it would work fine and give the boat a nice Louisiana look. And it is easy to find around here...