Footrests – the ongoing story

Ouse Rewet: making the footrests

Picking up the story of our footrests (or stretchers) from klcrc.club/footrests-options we’ve made decisions and taken action…

Prototype stretcher/footrest #1. Adjusting rails fixed to hull
Prototype stretcher/footrest #1. Adjusting rails fixed to hull

We decided to take what we saw as the best features from our examples and came up with this.

There was some brow-beating over how to fix to the  rails to the hull.  But eventually we did the unthinkable – drilled from below then screwed and glued them.

Fixing the Adjustable rails

Finishing

It’s not over yet, though…