Marine Plywood for Transom & Quarter Knees
Two pieces of 3/4 inch Marine Plywood are glued together to create the 1-1/2" stock for the Transom & Quarter Knees.
Transom layout is traced onto stock
Quater Knees Layout
Quarter Kners are traced from Templates
Transom Mitre Cuts Complete
Mitre cuts complete. Curved surfaces to be cut with band saw.
Transom - Front Side - Prepared for Glass
After sanding and rounding corners with Router, Fiberglass cloth is prepared - Near Photo
Fiberglass cloth is wet-out with epoxy - Far Photo
Note top curved edge also covered in glass
Four layers of epoxy required for coverage
Transom - Back Side
Fiberglass cloth wet out with Epoxy followed by 3 more layers of epoxy.
Transom - Top Edge
Six layers of epoxy required to cover top edge
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