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Hi friends, I would like to begin this WIP thanking DocBlake for giving me the references of Bob Hunt, and thus succeed in obtaining the construction plans. Thank's Bob for your patience and shipment assistence. I want to build this AVS with pear wood, obtaining the parts to boards from a tree that had cut long time ago. Soon I'll post pictures with the initial stages of construction. Again, i wish to excuse for my English. Regards Valter
Hello all - I have begun to build the Patrick Henry kit and will be updating this build log as I go along. The Patrick Henry is a hypothetical Armed Virginia Sloop (AVS) name after a well know son from Virginia. My initial thoughts on this kit start and end with the words quality. While there are multiple options for the frame wood, I selected the cherry wood option. The cherry billets included in this kit are outstanding as is all of the wood planks. All of the billets are CNC milled instead of laser cut and as a result do not have any laser burn (yah!) and the cuts are straight instead