When placed, the clinkers are staggered to allow distance between the joins.
A frontal view from bow to stern.
A left hand view from stern to bow.
|Attaching the steaming hot plank (clinker) and holding it in place|
|Joining and nailing the clinker in place|
|Attaching the clamps|
|Final check to ensure a meticulous fit|
|Dean Burrell holds steaming plank in place|
|John Christian-Bailey secures the clamps|
|Each plank is held until the shape is confirmed to the lighter|