Bow and Stern Plates (1 of 3)
Attaching The Stem Plates
Stainless machine screws( 10 / 24 X 1.25″) are used to attach the gunwales and chines stringers to the plates. The Deck tube is attached to the plate using a 1″ wood screw . The keel is attached to the plates with 3/4″ – 1″ wood screws.
Note: For salt water use, only stainless screws are recommended.