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Re: Skin-on-Frame: Green-white oak

Thanks Peter.
I figured bending it green wouldn't be a problem.
I do wonder about its stability as it dried after it was bent and lashed into shape.
I intend to use white oak for ribs as well as stringers, keel, stems, and gunnels.
In other words, I intend to make the frame entirely of white oak.
It's available to me in length I can use, and I can size it as I need.
I can't imagin oak will add that much weight versus just using oak for the ribs, stems, and a rub rail, and using cedar for stringers and inner gunnel?
RT

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