Originally Posted by Lewy
ok sussed it!
smeared a film of grease over the stringers and that made it far easier to twist them in place. don't think the boat has been used in some while so everything was feeling tight and reluctant to lock up.
just need an engine now.
If the Sib is cold it will be a pig to get the floor in.
My sib is trailered but I dismantle it to wash it out a couple of times a year.
Normally wait till a warmish day and leave it half blown up in the sun for an hour to heat up before I put the floor in.
Floor goes in no hassle ☺