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Re: Glove Box under foredeck. *PIC*
In Response To: Strip: Ootek-X *PIC* ()

I have been hot and cold about installing a glove-box in this boat. I've never tried paddling a boat with one before and don't really know if I am going to hate it or love it.

I tried carving some minicell to make a mold, but although the shape was nice and comfortable, it looked like a plastic lump inside the wooden boat, so I thought again and came up with this instead.

I have not cut the opening in the deck yet, as the outside of the deck is not glassed yet. Those who know me know by now that I glass my decks after fitting them to the hull, and I prefer not to cut holes in it before it is glassed both sides, as one can get incompatible curves in the hatch lids and the deck if the tensions are released in the deck by cutting holes in it before glassing both sides.

I will cut the hatch openings after the deck is fitted and glassed. Not entirely sure yet about hold-downs for keeping it shut. I'll probably just let the deck bungies serve that function.






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