Model Boat Mayhem

Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length.
Pages: [1]   Go Down

Author Topic: Spray rails  (Read 1799 times)


  • Shipmate
  • *
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 7
  • Model Boat Mayhem is Great!
  • Location: Scarborough
Spray rails
« on: March 30, 2022, 09:35:05 pm »

I'm refurbing a Sea Queen, Have added chine rails but now having problems with spray rails. Have no saws to cut square strip in half to get triangular strip, what do you suggest ? Is triangular strip available anywhere ?

thanks for help in advance.
You're Gonna Need a Bigger Boat !


  • Full Mayhemer
  • *****
  • Offline Offline
  • Posts: 9,478
  • Location: Wollongong Australia
Re: Spray rails
« Reply #1 on: March 30, 2022, 11:10:09 pm »

StevenG17........a 12" steel rule, an older fashioned Stanley knife and a kitchen Teflon cutting board + a sharp HB pencil

If you are right-handed, apply pressure via thumb & fingers of the left hand  over the ruler & slowly score the first pencil line & check [left-handed just reverse]

When confirmed as OK continue slowly cutting until the cut is made :-))

You can apply more pressure with the larger body of the old style Stanley knife, over the smaller body and so less wobble or possibility of snapping the segmented blade

Derek Warner

Honorary Secretary [Retired]
Illawarra Live Steamers Co-op
Pages: [1]   Go Up

Page created in 0.089 seconds with 22 queries.