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    AndyB
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    Itโ€™s interesting to see the magazine actually have some content about sailing boats and donโ€™t normally buy it for this reason. However I tried to buy a copy yesterday but couldnโ€™t find one for sale, obviously missed my chance.
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    Storage is becoming an issue! At least the Eventide wonโ€™t be taking up too much space.
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    Several of my sailboats are the same length as Eventide; the length and size make easy transport, plus storage on a bookshelf in the shop.
    neilw
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    Hi Ron

    I was following that thread before the plans came out so didnโ€™t have to make much of a decision to start the build. I really like the over length frames to bond onto the building board.

    Just need to finish a few other projects first, but as the Eventide will have its own building board Iโ€™ll probably make a start while waiting for glue/paint/varnish dry on the other boats.
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    You might be interested in reading this chat about someone who drew up and built this model.


    https://www.modelboats.co.uk/forums/postings.asp?th=165990
    neilw
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    Just cut the keel out, so I know itโ€™ll be just over 600mm once built.
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    Hi Neil, looks interesting. Do post build progress. What is her length overall?
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    Just wondering if anyone else is contemplating or building the Eventide in the January edition of Model Boats Magazine

    As a fan of Maurice Griffiths boats I decided that this is going to be my first model built from plans, having previously built from kit and resurrected a few older boats.

    Iโ€™m currently at the stage of planning, have made the templates and am in the process of cutting the keel from some 1/4โ€ mahogany ply left over from redecking my vintage sailing canoe. Just drawing up the materials list to order next week.


    https://www.modelboats.co.uk/news/article/model-boats-january-2023/27706



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