"Nov. 20, 2014 Manistee River. Real winter weather, Snow and teens. Managed to boat 9 Browns and one Rainbow. All catch & Release. Good day on the river despite the weather. Introduced a friend to the sport and…"
"Charlie: Steaming is not rocket science. The wet towel approach by Chris sounds easy but I have never tried it. If you use 3/4" thick oak for the arch there will be no need to use 1/4" slats provided steam bending…"
"nonsense...keep it simple. your brace is only gonna be like 6 ft long for the back of the boat.
1. find a beat up old beach towel. wrap your wood in it.
2. boil a boat of water and then soak the towel
3. repeat after 20-30 min
4. take the wood out…"