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Re: Sheer Clamp Wood Type
Posted by CLC on Mar 25, 2005
>>>>>>seem heavy at just over 6 pounds out of the kit box
Depends on the boat, of course, but you cut off 2-4' of the end of each sheer clamp, then plane about 25% of the top off.
When I remember to, I sometimes use a 3/8" round-over bit in a router on the lower, inside corner of the sheer clamp. Takes off another 6 ounces or so.
In Response to: Sheer Clamp Wood Type by Chuck on Mar 24, 2005