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    Building the 'Hotkurl' 10'5"

    Here are the three internal panels for the 10'5" Hotkurl. Three layers are used rather than the usual two, so that they can be made thinner, this allows them to be bent more easily to the required rocker and the bottom concave.The central panel has frames and blocking running athwartships. Since the central panel is on the neutral axis, fore and aft orientation is not necessary for strength.http://www.roystuart.biz/2013/02/mak...rl-part-3.html
    Last edited by Roy Stuart; Feb 25, 2013 at 04:35 AM. Reason: Because because because because, because of the wonderful things I does...

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    Nice snowshoe, could use a pair on a day like today (I'm up in Maine). Can you make one a 14" instead of the 10.5"? And what would a pair run me, not looking to spend over a couple hundred. Nice woodwork though, you should try making a surfboard someday. Got any ideas on design?

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    Quote Originally Posted by KookieMonster View Post
    Nice snowshoe, could use a pair on a day like today (I'm up in Maine). Can you make one a 14" instead of the 10.5"? And what would a pair run me, not looking to spend over a couple hundred. Nice woodwork though, you should try making a surfboard someday. Got any ideas on design?
    ^This^

    I need some bog shoes for wade fishing in the marsh and this looks like it would work great. Plus, "Hot Karl" is an apt name seeing as how they will be covered with mud and smelly detritus after a good day of fishing.

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    hot Karl? That is actually a sexual innuendo...

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    Nice design, but bad choice of names. Check urban dictionary....

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    What exactly is the hot karl? Only saw Garrison talk about it on South Park.

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    When do you stuff the board with bricks of cocaine?

    Looking forward to more pictures.

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    Roy Stuart has a special on Hot Karls: Buy one for $1 million, get the second half off (but sloppy seconds).

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    Hot Karl... ew.

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    Next board= the dirty sanchez.