Leeboard and rudder

The blanks for the leeboard and rudder were made from mahogany boards which were ripped, then laminated back together with grains reversed so as to avoid warping. This clamping job was a doozy, because it was done under plastic which helped in keeping the glue up clean, but facilitated slippage.


I then planed and sanded the blanks so that they were ready for shaping. I downloaded images of the NACA sections for the foils , but wondered how the heck I was going to carve the foils into those precise shapes. I got on the internet, and started searching for ideas...
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