The work on Suzy continues below the water line. Jeff has completed removal of the decayed wood at the junction of the keel and the stem, and he built a three dimensional plywood template of the new member. Using a well dried and massive white oak timber, he cut out the new keel/stem section.
|Cleaned out to the good wood, and ready to rebuild|
|Jeff's template for the keel to stem structural tie.|
|Jeff is sawing . . .|
|Jeff is jointing . . .|
|Jeff is planing . . .|