Side Strips Complete

I’ve worked up the sides to the chines. It’s really coming along. I tried to copy a detail from other boats I’ve seen with a bright line along the water line. Based on what I saw in Nick’s other videos, I’m cutting the strips to just proud of the stem. Read more…

First Strips on the Boat

This was a lot of fun, but the result doesn’t readily show all the work that went into putting these first strips on. The videos Nick has on creating the Petrel Play are a huge help. There is lots of shaping and tailoring for the first strips.