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by Marshall Moser
Fri Aug 06, 2010 8:50 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: FS14 Options
Replies: 19
Views: 1843

FS14 Options

In the study plans, a sole is mentioned as an option on the FS14. Would this addition make the hull "self-bailing"? Also, as it relates to the casting deck, can the crossmember supporting the casting deck be lowered and another crossmember be added to convert a breasthook into an anchor box at sheer...
by Marshall Moser
Tue Aug 03, 2010 2:48 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Meranti Kit for the FS17
Replies: 8
Views: 619

Re: Meranti Kit for the FS17

I didn't take it that you were discounting Meranti. Thank you for the information. I am trying to learn as much about the process as I can. I am extremely interested in building my own boat and am in the early stages of budgeting for a build. It sounds like a 10-15% savings on the front end for plyw...
by Marshall Moser
Tue Aug 03, 2010 12:36 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Meranti Kit for the FS17
Replies: 8
Views: 619

Re: Meranti Kit for the FS17

I take it that the "Seal of Approval" is for insurance purposes? Is this required for resale?
by Marshall Moser
Tue Aug 03, 2010 8:50 am
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Meranti Kit for the FS17
Replies: 8
Views: 619

Re: Meranti Kit for the FS17

Is there a noticeable difference in the quality of the wood? If so, how noticeable?
by Marshall Moser
Mon Aug 02, 2010 10:34 pm
Forum: Questions before purchasing the plans and announcements..
Topic: Meranti Kit for the FS17
Replies: 8
Views: 619

Meranti Kit for the FS17

Would Meranti be an acceptable substitution for the Okoume in the in the FS17 kit? Would ya'll offer this as a "cut kit"? If so, would there be a price difference? Thanks in advance for the information.