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More Fairing:

Last weekend I stood in front of this filled area for the better part of an hour and used my fileboard to get the area fair.  As I was sanding away I was reminded of (a) the importance of getting the planks flush (b) that epoxy is extremely hard and durable.  What you see is about 90% finished, but will need a light coat of polyester body filler.  I went out yesterday with the intention of putting on the filler, but wound up sanding instead.

Here I am hitting a few of the areas where I used thickened epoxy to patch knotholes and cracks.  Eventually the whole hull will have to be sanded.

During my next session I hope to hit a few areas with polyester body filler, and continue sanding the hull.

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