Wooden Sailboat Blog

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Mounting Rub Rail

Mounting the rub rails with more than plenty of screws...

Glue and Screw

Mounting the rub rails with gorilla glue and screws.

Plug Holes

The holes are about every 3 to 4 inches. I used a 1/2 inch Forstner bit to sink the screws.

Flush Routing...

Since the angle between the deck and the top plank varies I used the router to adjust the rail.

Plug Cutting...

Now... Here some serious help with the plug cutting.

Gluing Plugs

The plugs in place with Gorilla glue.