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Kit Arrival

My kit arrived yesterday during an afternoon of thunderstorms. I was lucky to get everything unloaded without soaking the wood. I had given the delivery some thought because I had a situation in which I knew the truck would not be able to get anywhere near my garage. I would need a way to get […]

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Unpacking and Prep

Shop Prep

The kit is scheduled to arrive in 3 days. I’ve never had anything but the most basic of power tools. A circle saw, jigsaw, basic reciprocating saw for rough stuff, and a cheap sheet sander. For drilling and screwing, a simple battery-powered electric drill. For my Jimmy Skiff II build, I bought a small hand […]