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Making the new interior

The interior was carefully disassembled. We couldn't recover much of the mahogany.  Vega reno 005.jpg (262137 bytes)
This was the most difficult piece to reproduce with all of the different angles and tapered edges. St Paul 1 002.jpg (262137 bytes)
We marked each piece for all of the screw holes and supports. Felicity is now an expert with a jigsaw. JigSaw.jpg (61670 bytes)
All done St Paul 1 006.jpg (229370 bytes)
Sand, vacuum, tack cloth, varnish with Delfthane from Lee Valley Tools. (recommended by a good friend and professional boat builder). Sand, vacuum, tack cloth, varnish with Delfthane. Sand, vacuum, tack cloth, varnish with Delfthane It seemed like forever.... Interior 002.jpg (327671 bytes)
Most of the pieces laid out to dry. This is when we really appreciate having the space of our shop even if we do have to clean up thoroughly to do real work.

 

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Here is the interior stacked up and waiting to go in. Interior 007.jpg (327671 bytes)

 

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