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Canvas pliers

One tool I found extremely helpful in skin boat building is a canvas pliers often used to stretch canvas for art use like this:

http://www.ebay.com/bhp/canvas-stretching-pliers

Often you can find them at art stores but the price can vary from quite expensive to ones like on ebay. A cheap one will work fine and it beats a regular pliers or pulling by hand.

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Skin-on-Frame: how many laters of glass cloth on a SOF kayak
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Dont' worry, polyester is plenty strong
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