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by kjay
Mon Sep 05, 2016 5:31 am
Forum: Multi-hull Builds
Topic: Sarah 41
Replies: 220
Views: 181549

Re: Sarah 41

I find using a piping bag (used for frostong cakes) much easier for doing fillets, I buy mine on ebay, just get the largest plastic ones you can find and cut a hole in the end. One of my initial problems with my mixing of epoxy was I wasn't mixing it thick enough and would find that the fillet had s...
by kjay
Tue Aug 30, 2016 11:53 am
Forum: Multi-hull Builds
Topic: Sarah 41
Replies: 220
Views: 181549

Re: Sarah 41

Beav, If you look at the plans the hull stringers do not get beveled, the 15 deg angle comes down to the inside of the sheer stringer. You will find the the 68mm x 19mm gets the 15 deg chamfer and fits in between the frames along the hull. The cabin sides are fitted to the outside and come down on t...
by kjay
Sat Aug 27, 2016 11:32 pm
Forum: Multi-hull Builds
Topic: Sarah 41
Replies: 220
Views: 181549

Re: Sarah 41

Yes I was meaning the frames not the bulkheads
by kjay
Sat Aug 27, 2016 7:49 am
Forum: Multi-hull Builds
Topic: Sarah 41
Replies: 220
Views: 181549

Re: Sarah 41

Beav, I didn't use any peel ply, not sure why but didn't, maybe I perversly love sanding. I have no Pics of the 15 deg chamfer, but if you look at that section of the plans do it now, just from the top stringer to the top of the ply frame. if you don't cut it now at least mark the 15 deg line in goo...
by kjay
Wed Aug 03, 2016 4:08 pm
Forum: Multi-hull Builds
Topic: SV "Somewhere"
Replies: 184
Views: 154992

Re: SV

Wow,
Love photo number 2
thanks for posting Alan
John
by kjay
Mon Jul 25, 2016 5:54 pm
Forum: The Odd Spot - When it doesn't fit below
Topic: Just found this on you tube.
Replies: 0
Views: 26777

Just found this on you tube.

Wandering around youtube today and found this, //www.youtube.com/watch?v=MrQoIqZDoOI If the link doesn't work just search the following. It is a five part series of a strip planked grainger build, not quite what we are doing but inspiration none the less. How to build a boat -catamaran you can live ...
by kjay
Tue Jul 12, 2016 12:03 am
Forum: Multi-hull Builds
Topic: SV "Somewhere"
Replies: 184
Views: 154992

Re: SV

What a place to be.
Thanks for the pics
John
by kjay
Wed Jul 06, 2016 5:15 pm
Forum: The Odd Spot - When it doesn't fit below
Topic: What is your shed tool list???
Replies: 29
Views: 35732

Re: What is your shed tool list???

Matt, Just noticed the sanding thimble cup you use on you small die grinder in your photo's. Could you give me some more info on it please. What is the proper name of the sanding thimbles and where did you purchase them from. I feel a solution to one of my problems has been found. however having tro...
by kjay
Mon Jun 27, 2016 8:41 pm
Forum: Multi-hull Builds
Topic: El Coyote
Replies: 48
Views: 43669

Re: El Coyote

James,
Cinoni is a sarah number 3 launched I think
by kjay
Thu Jun 23, 2016 9:04 am
Forum: Multi-hull Builds
Topic: Sarah 41
Replies: 220
Views: 181549

Re: Sarah 41

My only suggestion regarding the epoxy is once you have found a supplier/brand, stay with that type. You will get extremely familiar with mixing ratios by eye and all the little quirks of the epoxy.
John