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Re: S&G: Next boat
In Response To: Re: S&G: Next boat ()

My plan is/was to throw together a ply hull and drop in a surf ski cockpit which I already have.

When I was thinking about building a strip surfski, it was the cockpit construction that deterred me.
So it was good that you held on to that wrecked 'ski cockpit - probably the strongest part of most surfskis.

I particularly like the integrated epic rudder with kick up skeg.

I am fan of that design, also.
I was thinking about one of those for my Panthera, but there wasn't enough stern depth to accommodate the design I came up with. Maybe some day I'll get my hands on an 18X or a Point65 Freya, but they aren't very common around here (B.C.).

Your project sounds very interesting - I'm looking forward to the build details.