"Transom and bottom frames lined up. The second frame from the right is the one that will be completely replaced. I used 3M 5200 to reassemble the transom. You can see the white seams, that’s the 5200. It’s very tenacious stuff. Stays on…"
"Getting ready to cut the patterns to replace the one cracked frame. I used the original frame to trace patterns onto paper. And then used to paper patterns to trace the patterns onto the mahogany board. The beveled edges will have to be faired later…"
"I decided to release the frames and the stringers. So the entire bottom of the boat is off, except for two frames in the bow. I need to replace one cracked frame. And I’m going to add wood to all the frames to strengthen them. This will take…"