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  1. I hear ya...I don’t mind paying for some convenience, I have a very small work space/storage. Every little bit you provide helps me continue my hobby. Bringing a saw aboard to mill planks will be a big move! JJ
  2. Hi Chuck, Will you be listing these separately in your store then? I would like to purchase a few sets when your starter packs come in. Thank you, JJ
  3. Thanks Chuck! I will just keep checking your store. Plan to order everything at once to save on shipping. JJ
  4. I’m building constitution to roughly circa 1805-12 based on one of cornes paintings. Not sure how accurate I am but it’s turning out well. Need a lot of work on the transom still.
  5. I do have the book, it’s very useful if you are building constitution as she appears now. JJ
  6. Thank you Tim, it’s still under construction. I will start a build log elsewhere on the project so people can follow. I’ve deviated quite far from the model expo kit, it’s been a lot of scratch build. JJ
  7. Hi Guys, excited to start this awesome project! Chuck, I plan to utilize as much laser cut products as designed by you as I can. I will probably be building in Alaskan cedar or what ever other wood may be recommended at whatever point. My shop space and resources are extremely limited and always on the move so I will be treating this like a kit as much a possible. Thanks for following, looking forward to this! JJ
  8. Excellent work Chuck! Can’t wait to get my hands on this! Sooner the better! regards, JJ

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