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

Thanks for the comments and info.
Quick recap.
The boat is a canoe, I didn't find a forum for that.
My initial question had to do with the behavior of green white oak after its bent to shape and lashed.
I was concerned it would twist or crack.
I have access to lengths of green white oak.
Wester red cedar not so much.
I did find a to length board of Douglas fir, after reading here that it can be hard to work with I gave that idea up.
I got a line on some western red cedar, I was allowed to shift the pile and find mostly clean boards.
I found two 16' - 1"x8"s that might make just enough for stringers, keel, maybe gunnels.
The grain has some run out near the end.
I'm hoping that won't be a problem, I intend to round the edges and try to place the run out area when they aren't
bent much.
I can defiantly tell the weight of a 16' oak keel, two gunnels, and three stringers are noticeably heavier than a board of WRC
Similar size.
Thanks again for the comments.
I will update when I make progress.

RT

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