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by Netsirk
Fri Dec 19, 2003 10:54 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Plywood Thickness/Thinness - Lightweight?
Replies: 15
Views: 1702

Oh but wait! I'm going to run out to Noah's this weekend, do I get 6mm or 4mm Okoume? I know I'm supposed to get 6mm, but I'm thinking weight here. Can I get away with it? Or should I STFU and just follow the plans.... (I'll be using inwales/outwales for stiffness) I promise not to come back (much) ...
by Netsirk
Wed Dec 17, 2003 4:39 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Plywood Thickness/Thinness - Lightweight?
Replies: 15
Views: 1702

Yea, that link is great. I'll be doing the same thing except on the first floor but not nearly as exciting ;-)
by Netsirk
Wed Dec 17, 2003 3:49 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Plywood Thickness/Thinness - Lightweight?
Replies: 15
Views: 1702

Thanks! I will check it out, I don't own a car but starting saturday I have one for a week. Hence my not starting until next week... you can't take 4x8' plywood on the streetcar! :lol: 40lbs or less sounds great! Size wise, anyone have an opinion on what size a canoe is best suited for 2 adults (Tal...
by Netsirk
Wed Dec 17, 2003 10:21 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Plywood Thickness/Thinness - Lightweight?
Replies: 15
Views: 1702

ROTFL They do make great shelves don't they! Unfortunately I'm tight for space so an OSS fits just fine into the room I'm 'borrowing' as a workshop. The CC will have to be built in another area/garage since I won't be able to get it out of this room! Oh wait... maybe the window!!! You've done a good...
by Netsirk
Wed Dec 17, 2003 9:08 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Plywood Thickness/Thinness - Lightweight?
Replies: 15
Views: 1702

Eric, I'm in Toronto, so a good 4-5 hour drive to your shop 8O I could buy some Okoume for the cost of gas :| Charlie: Ouch! I didn't think it would be that heavy... I'm in pretty good shape but anything over 40lbs might be a little too heavy for my puny shoulders for the trail I have in mind... I w...