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

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.

The cockpit is the probably the most important surf ski design aspect and throws off most strip or plywood designers/builders. I know some home builders simply created molds off existing ones they owned.

I played around with the idea of developing a S&G surf ski myself but was also deterred by the cockpit (small detail of only sitting in one once...). Hopefully Nick and/or Björn will come up with one (HINT HINT).