Plan measurements

Joined: June 27th, 2017, 9:18 am

June 27th, 2017, 9:30 am #1

Hi all, I have a wee prob with the plans.
In the book on the A4 1:1 bulkhead drawings. I have printed them out and all is good except for the Bulkhead A2, drawing has the size 135mm printed above but the plan measures 125mm which figure is correct please.
Thanks in advance
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June 28th, 2017, 11:07 am #2

It would seem 125mm is correct. Must be a typo. If everything else on that page measures correctly then that proves the error.

My bad, Bryn.
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Joined: June 27th, 2017, 9:18 am

June 28th, 2017, 12:12 pm #3

Thanks for that, I managed to get the A1 1:1 plan printed onto A4 sheets and stuck them together, so all is good and it worked out spot on.
Thanks for the help
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Joined: July 11th, 2017, 5:15 pm

July 12th, 2017, 1:41 pm #4

On this subject - is there any chance that the keel bulb length (RS750) is 250mm rather than 215mm?

Cheers,
Bob
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July 12th, 2017, 8:01 pm #5

Hi Bob, Looking at the A1 1:1 plans using corelDRAW 215mm x 30mm is correct. By using corel for all my measurements, and cutting bulkheads etc with CNC all has worked out great.
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Joined: August 10th, 2017, 3:31 pm

August 10th, 2017, 3:41 pm #6

racingSparrow wrote: It would seem 125mm is correct. Must be a typo. If everything else on that page measures correctly then that proves the error.

My bad, Bryn.
Bryn,

I'm getting 115 for my A2 bulkhead after printing at 100% on US Legal paper (which is just a bit wider and longer than A4).  Everything else, including the scale boxes, match exactly for all of the plans from the book and the various plans from the site.  Given that all of the other measurements are ok, do you think I'm ok to trace and use the A2 bulkhead as-is on the page, or should I scale up to get an A2 at 125?

Mike
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August 11th, 2017, 11:13 pm #7

Tracing the shapes is the best way to go. Bryn
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