On to the Iroko

The doublers and floors are to be made of Iroko, a bit like mahogany (but less costly). Taking a rough sawn length of Iroko and feeding it through the thicknesser to produce a lovely planed board of the right thickness is very satisfying Also today was the first use of epoxy on the project. The… Continue reading On to the Iroko

Bulkheads all cut out

After a bit of a break, I finally cut out bulkhead number 7 this morning. That completes all the bulkheads. Which is a good job because I don’t have any 12mm plywood left. I do have a pile of offcuts which looks as much plywood as is in the bulkheads. Next job, before I start… Continue reading Bulkheads all cut out