It is generally accepted that the plank nearest the keel, the garboard plank, should be shaped and fitted first. Only the lower edge of the plank should be shaped, the edge that abuts the keel. The upper straight side forms a straight baseline ...
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I am starting my first double plank model ship and would like your opinion as to whether to start planking from the keel up or from the rail down.
The very first time I ...