Here's some photos of mounting the strut, the propshaft, and puttying and sanding the hull. I think i'm going to stain it a dark colour and paint it with clearcoat, so it'll look like dark timber.[[posterous-content:EwHzlBdAsIFcskyJAghi]]

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