Silversark Construction

Douglas fir strips laminated to make frames

Frames erected on building jig, with keelson and sheer clamps

Longitudinal stringers fastened to frames

First two plywood strips in first of three layers glued and nailed

Planking complete, ballast keel and skeg laminated in place

Turning over with tackles while hanging in two slings

Exterior complete, with three coats of epoxy

Interior complete, epoxy-coated and varnished

Launching day: I'se the b'y that builds the boat...

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