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14/08/2009

One of the Boat Seats, under construction in Sheffield

Testing the Fine Boat SeatHuman scale

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04/08/2009

Making the second and third archesThe legs of the first arch, peggedThe top of the first arch, pegged

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04/08/2009

Boat Seat - SkiffSeat Boat - FineMore UK FSC timber

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15/07/2009

Progress:

The formwork for the slender second boat comes together quicklyThe laths for the wide third boat's keel gets steamed and bent into shapeOur temporary boat factory, Sheffield, Summer 2009

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15/07/2009

Tools, materials and techniques:

Planer used to finish the laminated keelEnglish Oak laths for the keelsG-clamps used frequently and abundantly

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03/07/2009

Some details:

Skiff sternSkiff stemSkiff nose

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03/07/2009

The seat board helps the Skiff keep its shapeAboard our first Dock BoatCutting the deckboards to fit