Photo 6. Brass pins in Main deck assembly
Copyright © 2006, James Allen
View from above showing brass pins in Main deck assembly
Robine found out the hard way that you must not place those rubber bands over any delicate areas of the deck. One of those bulwark location slots along the edges of the deck was crushed and had to be repaired. Also stretching the rubber bands over that high transom without damaging it was a challenge.