(This begins a boat-build-blog for spring and summer of 2020.)
I just received through mail my plans for the Core Sound 15.
My Background: I built two small boats as a kid.
==> an 8 foot Glen-L three-point hydroplane (Tiny Titan)... I chose this as a project in 8th grade since my dad had a 5 hp Sea King motor. With some effort (letting go of the tiller and sitting up on the bow deck) I could get it into a plane. To use it in a nearby lake I built a little trailer with
Week 7 — Day 30: Masts and Coats of Epoxy
The shorter top portion of the masts were joined to the mast bottoms. Things were much smoother feeling today, after doing my first two joints yesterday.
I had stumbled across Alan’s explanation of a new method to join mast sections, essentially making a fiberglass “tube” around the smaller piece, placing a couple fiberglass strips around the end to help hold things together, and then pushing the whole works into the opening of th