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  1. YA, I was hoping that there was a planer that I could adjust to a better angle and a deeper cut.I have got to do 4 frames both sides, wish me luck and hope the wife will bring me something to eat now and then/
  2. I am trying to finish a 28 foot cabin cruiser that I got from an estate sale. It is in the framing stage and I just finished leveling it up. I now need to bevel the frames so I can attach the plywood bottoms. Is there an easy way or am I stuck using my elec. planer.
  3. I am building the 9 frames now,gluing and using screws and carriage bolts at the keel. I was wondering if I should cover the whole frame with a coating before I install them on the building frame. Thanks for the help
  4. Should I cover the whole frame with a sealant prior to installing on the building frame.
  5. What is the best adhesives to use for gussets to frames, I am building 28 foot jolly roger and need the strength.